IAPH Bali 2017

THE 30TH WORLD PORTS CONFERENCE Enabling Trade Energizing The World MAY 7 - 12 2017 AT NUSA DUA BALI

Speaker Profile

Douglas Zhihua Zeng

Senior Economist

The World Bank

Senior economist at the World Bank, and a renowned global expert on economic policy, technology innovation, spatial solutions (special economic zones, growth poles & clusters), competitiveness and knowledge economy. Since joining the Bank in 1998, he has worked on many countries in EAP, Africa, LAC, and ECA. Recent books (including co-authored or edited) include Promoting Dynamic & Innovative Growth in Asia: The Cases of Special Economic Zones and Business Hubs; Building Engines for Growth and Competitiveness in China: Experience with Special Economic Zones and Industrial Clusters; Knowledge, Technology, and Cluster-Based Growth in Africa; Promoting Enterprise-Led Innovation in China; Innovation for Development and the Role of Government; and Enhancing China’s Competitiveness through Lifelong Learning, among others. Prior to joining the World Bank, he worked as a scholar at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and Stanford University. He has been invited to give speeches on many international conference, forums and seminars.

Time/Place Format Session Topic/Title
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
13.30 – 17.00
Conference SESSION I:
Greenfield Port Project & Special
Economic Zone
SEZ as a Driver for Port Growth – Experience of East Asia / Asia