Events

Asia Leadership Program 2016

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23 May 2016 to 27 May 2016

High-level policy makers and officials exchanged ideas with ADB counterparts at the Asia Leadership Program 2016. 

The fourth annual program highlighted co-learning between Asian Development Bank staff and 23 participants, three of which are Executive-Level Policy Makers while the other 20 are Senior-Level Management officials. The program focused on the following sectors and areas:

  • Energy: Renewable energy, energy efficiency and microgrids;
  • Transport: Road safety, safety audit, bus rapid transit, sustainable urban transport, and IT systems;
  • Urban development: Smart cities, urban governance, urban infrastructure and services; and
  • Water: Water sanitation, flood management, and water resources management.
Venue: 
Seoul
Republic of Korea
ADB Organizer: 
Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Event Coordinator: 
Victor Lee You
Topics: 
Climate Change,
Knowledge Management,
Urban Development,
Transport
List of Participants: 
https://k-learn.adb.org/sites/default/files/course/2016/2016%20Annual%20Program.pdf
Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
23 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Introduction of Speakers and Program Facilitator Naoki Sakai
23 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Welcome Remarks Nessim J. Ahmad
23 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Opening Remarks Hong Tack Chun
23 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Keynote Address Soogil Young
23 May 2016 Global and Regional Challenges in Sustainable Development and Climate Change Multi-disciplined Sustainable Development Examples from the Water-Energy Nexus Nitin Pandit
23 May 2016 Global and Regional Challenges in Sustainable Development and Climate Change Open Discussions Warren Evans
23 May 2016 Modalities of Leadership and Partnerships in Overcoming Sustainable Development and Climate Change Challenges Collaborate Climate Change Leadership Success Stories Anthony Tan
23 May 2016 Modalities of Leadership and Partnerships in Overcoming Sustainable Development and Climate Change Challenges Indonesian Leadership Experience on Climate Actions and SD goals Amanda Katili Niode
23 May 2016 Modalities of Leadership and Partnerships in Overcoming Sustainable Development and Climate Change Challenges Interactive Discussions Matthias Gelber
23 May 2016 Overview of Sector Group Breakout Sessions Structure, Mechanics and Schedule of the Sector Group Breakout Sessions Naoki Sakai and Young Uck Kang
23 May 2016 Overview of Sector Group Breakout Sessions Sustainable Urban Development: Integrating across Sectors
Ramola Naik-Singru discusses how to integrate sustainable urban development across sectors
Ramola Naik-Singru
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
24 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Energy Group Priyantha Wijayatunga and Pil-Bae Song
24 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Transport and Urban Groups Ki-Joon Kim, Jang Ho Yun, Ramola Naik Singru, and Allison Woodruff
24 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Water Group Jaemin Nam and Frank Radstake
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
25 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Energy Group Priyantha Wijayatunga and Pil-Bae Song
25 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Urban Group Ramola Naik Singru and Allison Woodruff
25 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Transport Group Ki-Joon Kim and Jang Ho Yun,
25 May 2016 Sector Group Presentations and Study Tours Water Group Jaemin Nam and Frank Radstake
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Structure and Mechanics of Case Analysis Young Uck Kang and Zack Lee
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Group 1: Workshop and Preparation of Presentation Priyantha Wijayatunga
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Group 2: Workshop and Preparation of Presentation Daniele Ponzi
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Group 3: Workshop and Preparation of Presentation Ki-Joon Kim
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Group 4: Workshop and Preparation of Presentation Ramola Naik Singru
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Group 5: Workshop and Preparation of Presentation Jang Ho Yun
26 May 2016 Case Analysis Group 6: Workshop and Preparation of Presentation Frank Radstake
26 May 2016 Presentation of Case Analysis Results Panel Discussion Lawrence MacDonald, Jeongho Kim, Bokhwan Yu, Amy Leung and Matthias Gelber
26 May 2016 Continued - Integrated Perspective: The Transformation of Seoul Across Sectors Introduction of Speakers and Program Facilitator Young Uck Kang
26 May 2016 Continued - Integrated Perspective: The Transformation of Seoul Across Sectors Lessons, Experiences and Implications from New Town Development: Seoul Metropolitan Area (SMA) Bumhyun Lee
26 May 2016 Continued - Integrated Perspective: The Transformation of Seoul Across Sectors Lessons from Urban Development Experience in Seoul Chang Yi
26 May 2016 Guidance on the Preparation of Individual Action Plans Action Planning – Identifying Ways to Apply Lessons, Insights and Learnings Victor You, Daniele Ponzi and Leah Arboleda
26 May 2016 Asia Leadership Program – Next Steps Asia Leadership Program – Knowledge Sharing and Learning Activities Victor You, Daniele Ponzi and Leah Arboleda
26 May 2016 Asia Leadership Program – Next Steps Launch of the Community of Leaders Demonstration: Asia Leadership Program Website and Learning Management System
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
27 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Introduction of Speakers and Program Facilitator Victor You
27 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Welcome Remarks Bambang Susantono
27 May 2016 Welcome and Introduction to the Program Key Address Hoesung Lee
27 May 2016 Country and Regional Experiences-Issues and Actions Moving Forward Reflections and Insights Senior-Level Participants
27 May 2016 Country and Regional Experiences-Issues and Actions Moving Forward Issues and Actions Executive-Level Participants
27 May 2016 Country and Regional Experiences-Issues and Actions Moving Forward Introduction to Speaker Young Uck Kang
27 May 2016 Country and Regional Experiences-Issues and Actions Moving Forward Lunch Address Han Seung-Soo
27 May 2016 The Role of Leadership, Innovation, and Partnerships in Achieving Sustainable Development Beyond Paris and the SDGs: Leadership, Innovation, Partnerships Lawrence MacDonald
27 May 2016 Financing Sustainable Development and Climate Change Initiatives Open Discussions Yumiko Noda, Tae Yong Jung, Ben Cotton and Ousseynou Nakoulima
27 May 2016 Leveraging ADB Knowledge to Deliver Actions for Change Panel Discussion Amy Leung, Robert Guild, Priyantha Wijayatunga and Laurel McFarland
27 May 2016 Closing Closing Remarks Ryu Fukui and Hong Tack Chun