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Wednesday, 2nd April 2014

LSE Asia Forum 2014

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The 6th LSE Asia Forum will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with the theme of "Building Asian futures: integration, welfare and growth?"

The strong line-up of speakers and panelists, from Malaysia and elsewhere in Asia and across the globe, will allow a global perspective to be developed. The aim is to create a unique level of intellectual interaction and discussion at the most senior level. Topics will include: the shift of economic power to the East; cities and urbanisation; leveraging Asia's success; international and regional relations in Asia, and a session on finance.

Admission to the Asia Forum is by invitation only. Invited delegates will be asked to register online if they wish to attend. If you have not received an invitation and would like to attend, please REGISTER here.

Date: Wednesday-Thursday, 2-3 April 2014
Wednesday, 2 April (6pm – 7:30pm)
Thursday, 3 April (7am – 5:30pm)
Venue: Shangri La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 11 Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, 50250, Malaysia
Dress Code: Business attire


For the Forum's full programme, please click here.


Shangri La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur:

The Shangri La Hotel is the venue for the Forum and attendees can book a room at the Shangri-la Hotel with group rate at the hotel. Reduced rates are applicable for Monday 1 April – Friday 4 April 2014.

Rates are Executive Single RM495++ per room per night. Room rates are inclusive of daily breakfast and wi-fi. To book a room, please click here. Please book early to avoid disappointment; LSE only have a limited number of discounted rooms available.

GTower Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

GTower Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Address: 199, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +603 2168 1919

The LSEAAS Committee has also secured special rates at GTower Hotel, Kuala Lumpur for alumni (through our former Committee Member now living in KL) for the LSE Asia Forum.

Executive Single RM355++ per room per night
Executive Twin RM385++ per room per night

Rates are inclusive of breakfast at The Club and in-room internet access. * Dress code applies at The Club. No shorts & slippers allowed

Please e-mail Ms. Julia Yap at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for reservations. Please title the e-mail "LSE Asia Forum 2014".

Mailing List:

If you are in Malaysia from 2-5 April 2014 and will like to be kept abreast of activities and events outside of the Forum programme, please e-mail Andrew Naylor at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to be on our dedicated mailing list for the Forum.

Notwithstanding the many business connections, family and friends we have across the Causeway; the LSEAAS Committee will like to take the oppoortunity of the Forum to also connect more closely with our alumni chapter groups to have networking drinks, meals and have fun!

LSE Asia Forum App:

LSE has launched the LSE Asia Forum event app which we recommend you download to get the most up to date information on speakers and event updates.

To download the app, please search ‘LSE Asia Forum’ on your app store or click on one of the following links:

* App download URL (IOS and Android):
From the above link you will be able to download the app for iPhone, iPad, or Android from the appropriate mobile market
If you are asked for a password once you download the app, please enter: malaysia14

* BlackBerry or Windows phone users , laptop users are welcome to use the mobile web version which is available at:
If you are asked for a password once you download the app, please enter: malaysia14

See you all at the LSE Asia Forum 2014!