speakin: SpeakIn set to launch Asia Dialogues, to focus discussions on the business and policy ecosystem

SpeakIn, a consortium of thought leaders, is about to launch ‘Asia Dialogues’. The forum intends to build conversations on pressing and immediate topics for the Asian region by bringing people together to enable progressive discussions.

Asia Dialogues will explore and converse on topics such as Environment, Social and Governance (ESG), Diversity and Inclusion, Sustainable Finance, Digital Transformation and Climate Change, among others. SpeakIn’s Asia Dialogues says it will build an ecosystem for discussion and discovery. It will take the form of events, white papers and vlogs. The conversations will guide and reflect the efforts of regional and global businesses, outside of government and academia.

The first edition of Asia Dialogues, scheduled for next month, will focus on “diversity and inclusion”.

Commenting on the launch of Asia Dialogues, Deepshikha Kumar, Founder and CEO of SpeakIn, said in a statement, “As Asia’s first and largest consortium of thought leaders, industry influencers and experts in this regard, SpeakIn has always been at the forefront of discussions on topics that shape our business and political ecosystem.

She added, “The concept of the Asian Dialogues is to bring periodic and sustained discussions on a wide range of themes that impact the largest continent in the world. Together with SpeakIn’s global network of experts, Asia Dialogues will become the best and most meaningful platform to rekindle discussions relevant to Asian business, government, media and academia.

With its theme “Diversity and Inclusion”, Asia Dialogues will celebrate the full range of human differences and create a culture of belonging across Asia. The Virtual-Hybrid event, which will feature influential voices from around the world, will be held in Singapore on February 9, 2022. It will also recognize 10 well-known individuals for their outstanding contribution to the D&I space. The event will feature a discussion with panelists including Anthea Colliers, Managing Director (APAC), Randstad; Michael Brown, the award-winning British author, entrepreneur and evangelist; Renee Tan, Singapore-based business transformation manager; and Arvinder Gujral, former Managing Director, Southeast Asia, Twitter. The panel discussion will be moderated by Deepshikha Kumar.

Through 2022, other topics covered at the Asian Dialogues will cover ESG and sustainability, leadership agility and business continuity, digital transformation in a post-Covid world, Asia’s role in climate change, among others.

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