Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Singapore) Luncheon Discussion

On 22 March 2018, Dr Christopher Len, ESI Senior Research Fellow and Dr Li Yingzhu, ESI Research Fellow participated in a small group luncheon discussion hosted by the Singapore office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) for a high-level visiting German delegation. The visitors consisted of Dieter Althaus - Member of the Board of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and former Minister President of the Federal State of Thuringia - and Dr. Joachim Pfeiffer - Member of the German Parliament and Economic and Energy Policy Spokesperson for the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group.

Over lunch, the two ESI staff shared their views on various energy issues related to Singapore’s maritime sector, as well as energy transition and infrastructure connectivity developments in the Southeast Asia region. Other local invitees spoke about Singapore’s Smart Nation Initiative and port infrastructure developments.

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(Published on 26 March 2018)