• Date
    29th - 30th May 2018
  • Location
    Vietnam
  • Tickets
    150 +
  • Speakers
    30 +
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4TH ANNUAL ASIA OFFSHORE FORUM

The Asia Offshore Association is pleased to announce the highly anticipated 4th Annual forum, to be held in Asia’s leading financial center, Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam. Through presentations, workshops, and panel discussions, the topics to be addressed include the most pressing issues in Asia’s offshore Wealth Management, Succession and Residency Planning, Corporate Structuring and more.

About

As well as building your brand and business, the benefits of this prestigious event include an unparalleled opportunity to share best practices and learn more about safely and successfully navigating the investment, financial and corporate service industries in Asia, in order to give your business the strongest possible platform from which to succeed.

WHO SHOULD SPONSOR & ATTEND

Senior Level Managers of the Following:


Investment Promotion Agencies


International and Offshore Law Firms


Trust & Fiduciary Service Providers


Wealth Management Professionals


Corporate Service Providers


Tax and Accounting Professionals


Private and Offshore Banks


Other Offshore Professionals


Register Here
To apply for speaking or sponsorship opportunities and delegate
registration, please contact: Pooja Ramchandani
[email protected]
or +971 55 4668012

Sponsors

Bronze

Exhibition

Lanyard

Supporting Organizations

Education partner

Knowledge partner

Bronze

Exhibition

Meet Our Speakers

The Asia Offshore Association has gathered from across Asia and the world some of the most impressive thought leaders and experts to share with you their insights.

SCHEDULE

Over two days of presentations, workshops, training sessions and great networking with peers and potential partners.

Welcome Cocktail

9:30-9:35 Welcoming Remarks: Conference Organizer

 

9:35-10:05 Session 1: Insights into Private Wealth Management in a Challenging Economic Climate
 
10:05-10:35 Session 2: The Latest Outlook of Outbound Investment in Asia
 
11:05-12:00 Session 3: Panel Discussion – Cross-jurisdictional Asset Allocation under Today’s Complexities
 
12:00-13:30 Networking Luncheon
 
13:30-14:00 Session 4: The Role of Family Offices in Asia: Building Family Fortune across Generations
 
14:00-14:30 Session 5: Philanthropy as a Method of Wealth Planning and Management Strategies
 
14:30-15:00 Session 6: Understanding and Managing a Wealth of Riches in China8
 
15:00-15:30 Networking Coffee Break
 
15:30-16:00 Session 7: Shall Asia Trust Trusts under the CRS Reporting Obligations?
 
16:00-16:55 Session 8: Panel Discussion –Developments and Next Steps of CRS Compliance in Asia
 
16:55-17:00 Closing Remarks: Conference Organizer
 

17:00-18:00 Networking Cocktails

9:00-9:30 Registration & Exhibition Booths Open

 

9:30-9:35 Welcoming Remarks: Conference Organizer
 
9:35-10:05 Session 1: Monitoring Clients’ Assets in “new normal” Financial Market Conditions
 
10:05-10:35 Session 2: The Trend of Investing in Venture Capital Offshore
 
10:35-11:05 Networking Coffee Break
 
11:05-12:00 Session 3: Panel Discussion –Proofing Your Structures in the Changing Landscape
 
12:00-13:30 Networking Luncheon
 
13:30-14:00 Session 4: Structuring with Substance for Funds in the International Tax Environment
 
14:00-14:30 Session 5: Onshore or Offshore
 
14:30-15:00 Session 6: How Will Digitization and the Rise of Financial Technology Accelerate the Development of Banking Sector?
 
15:00-15:30 Networking Coffee Break
 
15:30-16:00 Session 7: Robust Systems to Ensure Anti-money Laundering Requirement
 
16:00-16:55 Session 8: Panel Discussion –Keeping Pace with the Trend of Increased Transparency
 
16:55-17:00 Closing Remarks: Conference Organizer 
 
17:00-18:00 Networking Coffee Break
 
Parallel Session – Workshop for Asia Offshore Association Members

 

15:00-16:00 Part One
•CRS and the latest global implementation
•CRS due diligence on reportable accounts
•Feasible strategies aligned with laws and regulations for financial intermediaries
• AML controls over tax evasion: is this the end of offshore business, or how does one keep an offshore structure?

 

16:00-17:00 Part Two

 

•International estate planning for UHNW Chinese families
•Offshore service providers integrating with Chinese family offices
•Overcoming cultural hurdles and differences in ideology
•Best practices for promoting in China

 

19:00-21:00: Speakers, Sponsors & AOA Members VIP Dinner

FACTS & FIGURES

  • WHY VIETNAM?

•Vietnam’s UHNWI reached 110 in 2013. This number is predicted to reach 293 by the end of the next decade, which is a growth of 166%

  • •Vietnam is predicted to be the fastest growing APAC market over the next 10 years. (Forbes)
  • •The transformation of the Vietnamese economy over the last 25 years has been “remarkable” with economic and political reforms translating into higher incomes (The World Bank)
  • •Ho Chi Minh City is expected to top the list of cities with the largest increase in number of UHNWI – a 173% jump over 10 years
  • •The economic growth of Vietnam will exceed 6% until 2019, among the world’s fastest (The World Bank)
  • WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • •The unique behavior patterns of Asia’s HNWI
  • •Building trust and reputation in Asia’s markets
  • •Trends in the growing demand of Asia’s estate planning and wealth preservation sector
  • •Best practice strategies when dealing with cultural differences
  • •Regulatory updates affecting the region
  • •How to avoid common pitfalls when entering the region