Women's Forum Asia 19

Sep 19 | 08:30 - 09:15

Connecting Asia: infrastructure and mobility for tomorrow

Room: Padang Room


Asia is undergoing a much-needed infrastructure boom, building transport and communication links that facilitate integration and trade, and urbanising developing regions. As smart cities use digital technology to connect, protect, and enhance the lives of citizens, empowering cities and people will become essential. Meanwhile, the need to build access to unserved and underserved communities cannot be ignored. How can we build infrastructure while enhancing access, convenience and efficiency for all users? How to ensure that mobility technology also used to address environmental issues? What roles do industry and government play in ensuring the right enabling environment to deliver sustainable and inclusive solutions?