Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin 2016

The Asia-Pacific Weeks (APW) annually invite leading experts to Berlin for an exchange with an economic region with highest growth-rates and a notable influence on the global future. Join us, for an exchange between specialists from the Asia-Pacific region and their European colleagues on vital topics from economics and politics, research and science, culture and society, and also economic entanglement and transfer of knowledge. Since 1997 the Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin (APW) have offered a unique European platform for an interdisciplinary, European-Asian dialogue with players from various fields, enabling debates on globally relevant subjects like smart cities, industry 4.0, digitalization, start-ups, their innovations. In 2016 the APW takes place from May 23rd through to June 3rd in Berlin. Under the title „Asia-Europe Innovation Dialogue“, this year’s focus is on Startups and their facilitative, innovative ecosystems. The registration to the events of the APW 2016 is started. Should you be interested in a detailed review of the “APW 2015 Smart Cities” please follow the link. We are looking forward to your participation!

Speakers at the APW 2016

The APW already has sucess stories to tell and lays the ground for more to come. Among the about 50 experts coming to the APW are:

  • Manhong Mannie Liu (President of the Chinese National Venture Capital Research Committee & author of the book „Angels without borders“)
  • MAI Gang (Vice-President & Co-Founder China Young Angel Investors Association)
  • Alexander Kölpin (Managing Director and Partner, WestTech Ventures, Berlin)
  • Vikram Upadhyaya (GHV Accelerator, India)
  • Ramin Niroumand (Partner & Founder Finleap, Berlin)
  • Clas Neumann (Senior Vice President SAP AG)
  • Jan Lüdtke (Country Manager (DACH) at moovit)
  • Constantin Robertz (Managing Director Zalora)
  • Kalaya Kobidvitsh (CEO of Fabcafe Bangkok, Thailand).

You can find more speaker profiles here.

Program & Registration

The current program and the registration to the events of the Asia-Pacific Weeks 2016 are now available under the button "Register now".

We are looking forward to your participation!



APW 2016: Opening Day

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APW 2016: Embassy Day

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APW 2016: Conference Day 1

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