AGM – Outlook on Singapore and SEA – 2023 and beyond

Agm March

NORWEGIAN BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SINGAPORE (NBAS) invites you to our Annual General Meeting (AGM).

The formal AGM is exclusively for members, followed by an open AGM event where we will explore the Outlook on Singapore and SEA – 2023 and beyond, discussing how psychology, economics, and geopolitics are shaping our lives and businesses in the region.

Our members are welcome to bring a guest with complimentary access to the lunch and the open AGM event!


11.00 am:           Doors open, registration, networking for members

11.15 am:           Formal AGM. Opening by President Leonard Stornes. Greeting by Ambassador H.E. Eivind S. Homme.

12.00 pm:           Doors open for guests. Lunch, presented by venue sponsor, DNB/Axel Berning, Head of DNB Asia.

12.45 pm:           Open AGM event. Outlook on Singapore and SEA – 2023 and beyond.

Rising above: empowering mental and emotional well-being in tough times – Julianne Bjørk Yang, Thrive Family

The future of Singapore and SEA’s economic landscape, Jason Lim, head of DNB Markets

Market insights for Singapore and the SEA-region – especially focus on the high potential opportunities in the maritime sector. Paul Kastmann, Director Innovation Norway Singapore

Geopolitics unveiled: Understanding its impact on Singapore and the SEA region. Mercedes Ruehl, Financial Times’ Singapore correspondent, and James Crabtree, Executive Director IISS in conversation. The topics they will discuss include: US / China bilateral, US technology restrictions, US planned outbound investment screening and AUKUS (45 min).

2.15 pm              Appreciation and event closing, Anders Hegre, Exectuive Director NBAS. Informal networking

3.00 pm              Venue closes