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BoP World Convention & Expo 2014

BoP World Convention & Expo 2014

What is the event about

Where Innovation meets Opportunity
Inclusive business solutions for 4 billion at the Bottom of the Pyramid

Emerging economies make up two-thirds of the world’s population, and they are in need of affordable solutions to transform their lives and living conditions. Also known as the Base of the Pyramid (BoP), this sector of the economy is worth more than US$5 trillion dollars.

To engage and bring inclusive, sustainable and affordable solutions to this economy, BoP Hub, MP International and Ashoka are collaborating to organise the BoP World Convention & Expo. This event is themed, “A Brave New Marketplace: Unleashing Opportunities at the Base of the Pyramid,” targeting the economically active consumers, producers, employees and entrepreneurs.
At this event, attendees will engage with key stakeholders from multiple sectors and industries to acquire knowledge, understand issues and explore partnerships that could impact and transform millions of lives.

Attendees can look forward to listening to a line-up of esteemed professionals share their experience, dedication and passion. A few of these speakers are:

Tharman Shanmugaratnam
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance of Singapore 

Dr Al Hammond
Senior Entrepreneur and Leader of the Health and All Program Ashoka

Dr Paul Polak
Co-founder and CEO at Windhorse International

Lutfey Siddiqi
Managing Director, UBS Investment Bank

Karen Ngui
Managing Director & Head of Group Strategic Marketing & Communications, DBS Bank

Jose Luis M. Oquiñena
Executive Director at Gawad Kalinga

Event Details

Association Convention , Exhibition , Social Sector
From 28 Aug 2014, Thu To
30 Aug 2014, Sat
ITE Headquarters & ITE College Central


Company Name : BoP Hub
Main E-mail Address :
Organisation Website
Contact Person : Ms Eudora Chew
Tel (DID) : 6393 0223
E-mail (DID) :


Company Name : MP Singapore Pte Ltd
Organisation Website
Contact Person : Ms Esther Chin
Tel (DID) : 6393 0232
E-mail (DID) :
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Ms Eudora Chew / Esther Chin
Tel:+65 6393 0223 / +65 6393 0232
Event Website
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