Events

Stakeholder Consultation: Cambodia Country Partnership Strategy 2019-2023

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has started the process of crafting the Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) 2019-2023 for Cambodia by holding a series of consultations with stakeholders.

To ensure that its future interventions are inclusive and responding to the needs of Cambodia and its people, consultations process to formulate the CPS has expanded to include stakeholders at both national and sub-national level.

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The Who, What, and How of Seoul as a Smart City

What does it take to become a smart city like Seoul?

In this brown bag session hosted by ADB's Urban Sector Group, Seoul Housing and Communities Corporation (SH) executive director Hongsoo Lee discussed the different factors that led Seoul to become one of the world’s leading smart cities. He also shared his experience working for the urban regeneration of Singapore, another proponent of smart cities, and emphasized the importance of the 4P: public-private-people partnership. 

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ADB Business Opportunities Fair

 

How Corporate Foresight Can Help Developing Institutions Manage Knowledge

Event: ADB Knowledge Forum 2018

How Corporate Foresight Can Help Developing Institutions Manage Knowledge

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To build a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, the region needs to build thought leadership, agenda-shaping capability, and execution ability. Firms drive development through scenarios, radars, and platforms as key strategic foresight tools. This presentation proposes a reference model that was designed based on best practices from the private sector.

When Investing in Infrastructure, Don't Forget Gender

Event: Conference on Gender in Urban Governance and Transport

When Investing in Infrastructure, Don't Forget Gender

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Making infrastructure projects gender-responsive can help women and girls lead healthy and productive lives.

Poor infrastructure exacerbates the gender gap in many ways. Development organizations have become aware of the problem, and ADB in particular has made significant progress on making its infrastructure investments gender-responsive. Read more from this blog.

Unique Health Identification

Event: Unique Health Identification

Unique Health Identification

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With increasing Universal Health Coverage, expanding health insurance schemes, and the desire for better disease surveillance comes the need for unique health identification.

Waging War on Traffic: Using Technologies as Weapons

Event: Waging War on Traffic: Using Technologies as Weapons

Waging War on Traffic: Using Technologies as Weapons

Traffic is an enemy that affects everyone’s health, well-being, and productivity. This presentation discusses the worsening traffic situation in the Philippines, particularly Metro Manila, and highlights the increasing importance of taking a serious look at this challenge. It proposes medium- and long-term goals as solutions on how to utilize technologies as weapons to combat traffic congestion.

Stakeholder Consultation: Cambodia Country Partnership Strategy 2019-2023

Event: Stakeholder Consultation: Cambodia Country Partnership Strategy 2019-2023

Stakeholder Consultation: Cambodia Country Partnership Strategy 2019-2023

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has started the process of crafting the Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) 2019-2023 for Cambodia by holding a series of consultations with stakeholders.

To ensure that its future interventions are inclusive and responding to the needs of Cambodia and its people, consultations process to formulate the CPS has expanded to include stakeholders at both national and sub-national level.

Continuous Monitoring: Laying the Groundwork for Robotic Process Automation

Event: iaTech 2018: Embracing Digital Technology in Internal Audit

Continuous Monitoring: Laying the Groundwork for Robotic Process Automation

Using technology such as robotic process automation (RPA) can help in achieving efficiency in the implementation of continuous monitoring. This presentation discusses the basics of RPA, big data, and data analytics in the context of internal audit.

Events

10th ADB Business Opportunities Fair

The ADB Business Opportunities Fair (BOF) is a one-stop forum for consultants, contractors, manufacturers, and suppliers looking to provide goods and services for ADB projects. It has proven to be an excellent opportunity to network not only with peers in the industry, but also with ADB specialists in the agriculture, environment, energy, public management, finance, transport, water, urban development, health, and education sectors.