Inspired by Les Rencontres d’Aix-en-Provence in France, Les Rencontres Économiques in Singapore marked a key milestone in the relationship between the two countries, gathering major stakeholders to foster dialogue and increase cooperation. The forum gathered business leaders, academics, institutions, policy makers, think tanks, and students from Asia and Europe.
The first edition of Les Rencontres Économiques in Singapore / France-Singapore Economic Forum were organized by le Cercle des économistes, in collaboration with ESSEC Business School, the Economic Society of Singapore and Paris EUROPLACE and with the support of both the French and Singaporean authorities :
GUEST-OF-HONOR IN 2016 :
Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Singapore Deputy Prime Minister & Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies