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Learn more about the CEO Summit.

The CEO Summit will cover five themes

The state of the world with and post Covid, including; Economic Recovery, Trade and Protectionism.

The Digital Disruption Opportunity, including; Digital Transformation, Technology and Innovation, The Importance of Digital Equity.

The Primacy of Trust, including; ESG, The next Focus for Business, Business as a Force for Good.


The Future of Energy, including; Clean Tech, Renewable Energy, Energy Transition including hydrogen 

The Sustainability Imperative, including; Sustainable Growth, Climate Change, Food Sustainability and Provenance.

What else is on offer 

Connection Zone - Using the virtual event platform, delegates will be able to search for and communicate with other participants prior, during and post the CEO Summit.
Gala Event - Our New Zealand CEO Summit delegates will experience a spectacular Gala Event, with guest speakers and entertainment.
Networking - As a hybrid event, networking is taking place in multiple forms. Our platform will give virtual delegates a fully interactive experience of the Summit with online chats, 1-1 networking between participants, our premier partners and sponsors. 
On-Demand Content - Explore our on-demand content, during the event and the weeks that follow, at any time. Experience a showcase of fantastic content that best illustrates the CEO Summit’s key themes, along with videos from supporting APEC events held throughout 2021.

CEO Summit Chair Barbara Chapman CNZM talks about what the Summit means for business and the Asia-Pacific region.

APEC CEO Summit Committee

We extend our sincere gratitude to the CEO Summit Advisory Group for lending their expertise and experience in making the CEO Summit a success.  

Barbara Chapman, Chair, Fran O'Sullivan, Roger Partridge, Rachel Taulelei, Pania Tyson-Nathan, Mark Averill (PwC), Mike Fuge (Contact), Miles Hurrell (Fonterra), Vanesa Sorensen (Microsoft), Simon Power (Westpac) and Jonathan Alver, Executive Director (CEO Summit).


Thanks to our Premier Partners