Asia Matters runs a programme of closed circle, member-only private briefings as well as the annual flagship events, The Asia Summit and The EU Asia Economic Roundtable Series. 

Upcoming Events


Past Events


Our past speakers include

An Taoiseach
Enda Kenny T.D.
Prime Minister of Ireland

H.E. Xu Jianguo
Ambassador of China
to Ireland

Mr. Haruki Hayashi
Executive Vice President
Regional CEO, Europe & Africa
Mitsubishi Corporation

Mr. Leo Sun
President of EU Public Affairs and Communications, Huawei

Mr. Sangwoo Kim
President of Corporate Affairs Europe, Samsung

Mr. Srikanth Iyengar
Vice President & Regional Head, Europe. Financial Services
Infosys Limited

Mr. Jean-Luc Demarty
Director General for Trade
European Commission, Brussels

Mr. Markus Beyrer
Director General
Business Europe

Mr. Nobuyuki Koga
Chairman of the
Board of Directors
Nomura Securities Co. ltd

Mr. Rintaro Tamaki
Deputy Secretary-General

Mr. Richard Bruton, T.D.
Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ireland

Mr. Agus Rahardjo
Chairman, National Public Procurement Agency,
Republic of Indonesia

H.E. Mr Kojiro Shiojiri
Ambassador of Japan to the European Union, Brussels

H.E. Mr Arif H. Oegroseno
Ambassador of Indonesia to the European Union, Brussels

H.E. Mr Dinkar Khullar
Ambassador of India to the European Union, Brussels

Mr. Mauro Petriccione
Director Asia, Directorate General for trade
European Commission

Mr. Koichi Miyata
President, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc.

Mr. Shinichi Hayashida
Chairman, SMBC
Aviation Capital

Mr. Toshiyuki ShigaRepresentative Director, Vice Chairman, Nissan
Motor Co. Ltd

Mr. Laurence Barron
Airbus Group China

Dr. Iskandar Simorangkir
Director, Economic Research and Monetary Policy Department, Bank Indonesia

Mr. Charles Flanagan T.D.
Minister for Foreign Affairs
& Trade, Ireland

Mr. Danny Risberg
President & CEO, Phillips Electronics Japan Ltd.

Mr. Aidan Cotter
Chief Executive,
Bord Bia


Mr. Tom Boland
Chief Executive,
Higher Education Authority

Mr. Danny McCoy