Promoting Investment among APEC Economies Conference

18/10/2017 15:45


The IPBA and VBLC invite you to attend the IPBA-VBLC-VIAC-Judicial Academy, Ministry of Justice regional conference, taking place on Saturday, November 4, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam at the Sheraton Hotel. Join an audience of lawyers, in-house counsel and business people to address the pertinent issues faced in the APEC region, particularly focused on enhancing outbound and inbound investment. This crucial one-day event offers a unique opportunity for business leaders and practitioners to share their expertise and develop new strategies to deal with pressing concerns.

This Conference is the first IPBA Regional Conference organized in Vietnam, hosted by the APEC Committee and the IPBA Vietnam Committee, together with the Vietnam Business Lawyers Club (VBLC) of the Vietnam Bar Federation, the Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC), and the Judicial Academy of the Ministry of Justice.

The conference will include speakers from multinational corporations, large national enterprises, leading international law firms, and regional and national law firms who will evaluate the prospects and analyze the current issues related to trade and investment cooperation in the APEC region, discuss developments in outbound investment from major APEC economies to emerging markets, compare the pros and cons on arbitration and dispute settlement in different arbitration forums, review ways to navigate an increasingly complex regulatory environment related to anti-corruption, tax, land, valuation and many other issues. 

For Agenda, please click here.


For those who come on Friday 3 November, VBLC and IPBA Vietnam members will organize welcome receptions in Vietnam.

For those who stay on Sunday 5 November, VBLC will organize a golf tournament at Tan Son Nhat golf course, giving you a head start for the following APEC week in Danang.

For APEC week, you may hurry up and click the hyperlinks to join APEC CEO Summit and Vietnam Business Summit, as the registration is closing soon.


Promoting Investment

among APEC Economies

Pay by Friday, October 20th:

IPBA, VBLC and VIAC members: 1,200,000VND

Other participants: 1,500,000VND

Pay on October 21 or later:

IPBA, VBLC and VIAC members: US$60.00

Other participants: US$80.00


Register Online at

By e-mail to:

By phone to Ms. Nguyen Thi Yen: +84 973603942


Method of payment:

1. Payment by cash:
Cash payments should be made in person at the conference venue: Ballroom, Level 3, Sheraton Hotel, 88 Dong Khoi Str., District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

2. Transfer payment (in VND):

Ac. No.: 211 10 000 973 756
At bank: Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC (BIDV), Hanoi Branch
Subject: Payee’s name, 2017 IBPA regional conference

3. Transfer payment (in US Dollar):

Ac. No.: 21110370186372
Swift code: BIDVVNVX211
At bank: Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC (BIDV), Hanoi Branch
Subject: Payee’s name, 2017 IBPA regional conference[/fusion_text]

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