Programme of Activities

Tuesday, October 25, 2022​
10:00 am-5:00 pm

Arrival/Registration of Delegates

Venue: Hotel Lobby Area

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Welcome Cocktails

(All is welcome)

Dress Code: Business Casual

Venue: C-Lounge

Wednesday, October 26, 2022
9:00 am – 11:00 am

93rd ADFIAP Board of Directors Meeting

(Board Members Only)

Venue: Taft Ballroom 1

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch

Venue: C-Lounge

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Delegate-meets-Delegate session

Venue: C-Lounge

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Networking Break

Venue: C-Lounge

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

General Assembly Meeting

(Members Only)

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

ADFIAP Awards 2022 Rehearsal

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

7:30 pm – onwards

Welcome Dinner / ADFIAP Awards Night

Dress Code: National Costume

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

Thursday, October 27, 2022
9:00 am - 9:30 am

Opening Ceremony

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

Opening Remarks:

Dr. Abdulaziz Mohammed Zahir Al-Hinai

ADFIAP Chair | Chief Executive Officer Oman Development Bank

Inaugural Address:

Ministry of Finance, Philippines


Keynote Address:

Mr. Arshad Rab

Chief Executive Officer
European Organization for Sustainable Development (EOSD)

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Group Photo

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

9:45 am – 10:30 am

Special Interest Session

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

Mr. Tetsuya Nomoto

MRI/Cleaner Energy Future Initiative for ASEAN (CEFIA)

WWF Singapore


Ms. Namita Vikas

Founder & Managing Director

Mr. Todd Schweitzer

Founder & CEO
Brankas Private Limited

10:30 am-11:00 am

Networking Break

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

11:00 am-12:00 pm

Session 1:

“DFI’s Role in Climate Change and Transition Finance

*Mainstreaming climate change considerations throughout the DFIs’ operations, and in their investing and lending activities, will enable them to deliver better, more sustainable, short-term, and long-term results – both developmentally and financially. This session will underscore what DFIs initiatives are implementing that minimize energy use and reduce carbon emission.

Session Chair:
Ms. Anna Mendiola

President & Chief Executive Officer
Federated States of Micronesia Development Bank

Shri Sivasubramanian Raman

Chairman & Managing Director
Small Industries Development Bank of India

Mr. Hiroyuki Hasei

General Manager
Global Business Planning Office
Development Bank of Japan

Mr. Emmanuel Herbosa

President & Chief Executive Officer
Development Bank of the Philippines

Mr. Jean-Pierre Marcelli

Executive Director of Operations
Agence Francaise de Development (TBC)

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Networking Break

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Session 2:

“DFIs’ Role in Access to Finance of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises”

*One of the vital roles of a DFI is to act as a financier, adviser, and incubator for micro, small and medium enterprises. MSMEs provide job opportunities, enhance creativity and innovation, and spur economic development. This session will cover entrepreneurship in the service, manufacturing, and agriculture sectors and how DFIs are blazing the trail in supporting these productive industries of a country amid the pandemic.

Session Chair:
Ms. Susana Laulu

Chief Executive Officer
Development Bank of Samoa

Ms. Isabelle Hudon

President & Chief Executive Officer
Business Development Bank of Canada (TBC)

Mr. Mominul Islam

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
IPDC of Bangladesh (TBC)

Mr. Manduul Nyamandeleg

Chief Executive Officer
Development Bank of Mongolia (TBC)

Mr. Raj Uttamchandani

Chief Executive Officer
Esquire Financing, Inc.

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Session 3:

“DFI’s Role in Infrastructure, Technology & Agriculture Development”

*An important role of a DFI is in infrastructure – both in hard infrastructure (transport, energy, roads, others) and soft infrastructure (education, health care, others) and technology development. This session aims to showcase the projects and the mode of financing as well as technology innovation that DFIs are undertaking amid the pandemic and towards their countries’ recovery process.

Session Chair:
Mr. Saud Minam

Chief Executive Officer
Fiji Development Bank

Mr. Tengku Ahmad Badli Shah Raja Hussin

President & Chief Executive Officer
Agricultural Bank of Malaysia (AGROBANK) (TBC)

H.E. Mr. Kao Thack

Chief Executive Officer
Agricultural & Rural Bank of Cambodia

Mr. Igor Ivanovich Shuvalov


3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Networking Break

Venue: Forbes Ballroom 1

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Session 4:

“DFI’s Role in Resource Mobilization and Capital Market Development”

*This session focused on the need to mobilize private capital flows to collectively deliver on the SDGs, including for an inclusive and sustainable rural transformation in which no one is being left behind. It highlighted the potential for financial markets to help finance a global transition by linking financing needs to global sources of funding, and the need to scale up sustainable finance globally, notably in low and middle-income countries. It discussed how to achieve more effective international coordination among governments, PDBs, financial market participants, and multi-national companies.

Session Chair:
Ms. Diana Smallridge

International Finance Consulting Ltd/Canada (TBC)

Mrs. Cecilia Borromeo

Chief Executive Officer
Landbank of the Philippines (TBC)

Mr. Edwin Shahruzad

PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (PTSMI)/Indonesia

Mr. Rakesh Sharma

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
IDBI Bank Ltd./India (TBC)

5:15 pm – 5:30 pm

Hand-Over Ceremony for ADFIAP Annual Meeting 2023

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Closing Dinner

(All is welcome)
Dress Code: Retro Fashion 60s & 70s

Venue: TBA

Friday, October 28, 2022
9.00 am – 5:00 pm

Dress Code: Casual with comfortable foot wear. Lunch will be at Manila House, Bonifacio Global City (hosted)