3rd 2019 ASEAN-US Digital Policy Consultative Forum
The Council is pleased to invite you to attend the 3rd 2019 ASEAN-US Digital Policy Consultative Forum (“DPCF”), to be held on Friday, August 23rd from 12:30-2:00 PM in the Avani+ Riverside Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand.
The 3rd 2019 DPCF will be held alongside the 2nd TELSOM-ATRC Leaders' Retreat in Bangkok, Thailand, which takes place August 19-23, 2019. This is a continuation of the ASEAN-US Digital Policy Consultative Forum, which was first launched in 2018, and follows the 2nd 2019 DPCF held on May 6 in Yangon, Myanmar. It will be the final of a year-long, three-part series held alongside each of the three TELSOM-ATRC meetings of 2019. The DPCF across 2019 has focused on strengthening digital data governance in ASEAN.
Council will look to launch its policy paper "Key Elements for a Data Driven Economy," developed by the ICT Committee's Data Governance Sub-Committee, as a potential solution to enabling ASEAN to establish strong regional data governance frameworks.
Around 40 participants from ASEAN TELSOM – ATRC, U.S. private sectors and subject matters experts such as academic, think-tanks, trade associations, and others are expected to attend the Forum.
Please contact Ella Duangkaew (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jamie Lim (email@example.com) with any questions.