Conference Themes:

A. CPEC Regional Trade and FDI
• Regional Trade, Joint Ventures, Alliances, and Industrial Cooperation
• Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Pakistan and China
• Business through Special Economic Zones and Urban Growth
• Opportunities in textile and light engineering industries

B. CPEC Logistics and Transportation Opportunities and Challenges
• Ports Operations in Economic Growth
• Security Paradigm and Concerns
• Pipeline, Road & Railway Infrastructure Development

C. Financial Sector Growth and Integration Opportunities and Challenges
• E-Commerce
• CPEC Project Financing and Banking Industry
• FDI & Debt Repayment
• Growth Focus Financial Reforms and Deregulations

D. National Agriculture and Food Security Action Plan
• Agriculture Sector Reforms
• Strategies for Productivity Enhancement
• Export of Fruits & Vegetables
• Food Security
• China and Pakistan Cooperation in Agriculture Sector & Transfer of Technology

E. Social and Economic Welfare
• Social and Wellbeing Impact Assessment
• Human Capital Building
• Tourism and People to People Relationship
• Impact on Unemployment & Inflation
• Political, cultural and social complexities between federal and provincial and local governments and departments

F. Energy and Environment
• Early Harvest Energy Projects: Demand and supply gap where do we stand?
• Mining and Quarrying
• Sustainable Development
• Energy Projects/Renewable Energy Projects
• Heavy investments in coal powered projects
• Impact on Environment