Parallel Events

Parallel events will be conducted during the IMF-WBG Annual Meetings 2018 under Host Government Arrangement. The events will provide a distinguished opportunity for the participants and stakeholders to discuss and gain the knowledge about the current global priority issues, such as:

  • The world economic development-the challenges and efforts to overcome it.
  • The utilization of technological developments to encourage inclusive growth, climate change mitigation, human capital investment, infrastructure development, urbanization, poverty alleviation and reducing inequality.
  • Increasing women participation for the economic inclusiveness.

Parallel events agenda as follow:

Saturday, 6 October 2018

1. BNI Plataran X-Trail 2
Saturday October 6, 2018 04.00 AM
Venue: West Bali National Park, Jl Raya Seririt - Gilimanuk, Gerokgak, Singaraja, Bali
CP: Monditya (+62-812-8208-4323),

2. Endemic Tree Planting Program and Coral Plantation
Saturday October 6, 2018 09.30 AM
Venue: Plataran L'Harmonie, West Bali National Park, Jl Raya Seririt - Gilimanuk, Gerokgak, Singaraja, Bali
CP: Monditya (+62-812-8208-4323),
Online Registration:

Monday, 8 October 2018

1. Indonesia CSO Summit
Theme: Digital economy, Human Right, Public infrastructure, Tourism industry, Gender justice, World Bank and IMF partnership.
Venue: TBC
CP: Anang MoF ( 8581733 3398),
Monica Tanuhandari ( 815 1902 7839)

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

1. Tri Hita Karana Event:
Theme: Blended Finance and Innovation for Better Business World.
Date: 9-11 Oct 2018
Venue: Sofitel Nusa Dua Hotel
CP: Indira Baheramsyah/ 21 352 1928

2. MoSoE - MoF - BI Event: Indonesia SOE & Infrastructure Investment Forum
Theme: New Paradigm in Infrastructure Financing

  • Investment options that are  available to private investors;
  • Which instruments and incentives are available to attract private sector investment in infrastructure; and
  • How the government strengthen and develop the institutional framework of the financial sector to facilitate financing of commercially viable infrastructure projects, and thereby increase provision of private infrastructure in Indonesia.

Time: 09:00am – 04:30pm
Venue: Conrad Hotel
CP: Mario BI (+62 811 1046983,

3. MoF (DJPPR) event: Seminar and Primary Session (talkshow) on  Green Finance for Sustainable Development - Learning from the field: The case of Green Sukuk/Bond from Global Sovereign and Corporate Issuers (included networking lunch)


  • Sharing experience and strategies in scaling up the sustainable and responsible investing through green bond, green sukuk, and/or climate bond markets;
  • Identify the relevant enabling policy, legal, regulatory frameworks and institutional interventions;
  • Representatives from sovereign and non-sovereign issuers will be invited to share their views and practices; and
  • Lessons from Indonesia’s sovereign and corporate green bonds/sukuk will be showcased.

Time: 08:00am – 01:00pm
Venue: Courtyard Nusa Dua
CP: Dwi Irianti MoF ( 81380616338), Neni Lestari WB ( / +628164218414), Tiara Azarine UNDP ( / +62811914949)

4. Indonesia Eximbank (LPEI) event: Panel discussion on the growing importance of south-south cooperation amid trade tensions and global financial market volatility
Theme:  the growing importance of south-south cooperation amid trade tensions and global financial market volatility
Time: 09:00am – 01:00pm
Venue: Kecak Ballroom Hotel Sofitel, Nusa Dua, Bali

5. BI Event: BI- Fed NY Working Dinner
Theme: Keynote Speaker by Martin Wolf, Financial Times “Power and Populism: The Transformation of The World Order”
Time: 06:30pm – 08:25pm
Venue: Conrad Hotel, Tj.Benoa
CP: Susanti BI (+62 877 38858099,

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

1. BI Event: BI-NY Fed Central Banking Forum

  • The effect of recent changes to US monetary and economic policy on emerging economies and policy responses; and
  • How the current technological changes are likely to affect the practice of central banking.

Time: 08:30am – 04:00pm 
Venue: Conrad Hotel
CP: Susanti BI (+62 877 38858099,

2. MoF (BKF) Event: High Level Dialogue on Disaster Risk - Financing Insurance

  •     A concrete global scheme to deal with the negative impact of disaster, particularly related with fiscal need; and
  •     The role of multilateral and regional cooperation in disaster risk management.

Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm
Venue: Mangupura Room, BICC
CP: Vincentius Krisna MoF ( 8788809 5814)


3. OECD Event: OECD Series of Events | Closed event

  • Launching of 2018 Economic Survey for Indonesia;
  • Launching of SME Policy Review for Indonesia; and
  • Signing Joint Work Programme 2019 – 2021 between OECD and the Government of Indonesia.

Time: 09:00am – 12:00pm
Venue: Sofitel Hotel
CP: Wesly MoF (

4. Bappenas Event: High level panel on Inclusive Economic Growth: Reducing Poverty and Inequality (Including Gala dinner)
Theme: Sharpen the knowledge and share the experiences in fostering inclusive growth to reducing poverty and inequality
Time: 09:15am – 09:00pm
Venue: Anvaya Hotel and Resort, Kuta, Bali 
Download the poster here
CP: Ayu Citra Bappenas (

5. WHO event: Health Taxes to help attain SDGs

  • Showcases the experiences of select countries in how taxation of tobacco, alcohol and sugar sweetened beverages can be used to curb unhealthy consumption, promote health and generate revenues.
  • Provides a global overview of the effectiveness of health taxes and an update of the work of the Task Force for Fiscal Policy for Health.
  • Highlights Indonesia’s roadmap for simplifying its tobacco excise tax structure.
  • World Bank and IMF views on health taxes.

Time: 01:00pm – 04:30 pm
Venue: The Grand Bali Nusa Dua
CP: Anne-marie (

6. AmCham Gala Dinner “Indonesia: The Journey Forward” | Business Roundtable: 5.30 -7.00 PM | Gala Dinner: 7.00-9.00 PM
Business Roundtable:

  • Fiscal policy and regulatory issues
  • Potential Investment

Gala Dinner:

  • Featured Remarks by US Treasury Secretary, H.E. Mr. Steven Mnuchin
  • Keynote Address: President of the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Mr. Joko Widodo

Time: 05:00pm – 09:00pm
Venue: Ayodya Hotel
CP: Hazel Margaretha (

7. Meeting between MD IMF with Ministers and Central bank Governors ASEAN | Closed event
Theme: Briefing from IMF about several issues related to ASEAN and also discuss about the concern from ASEAN authority 
Time: 07:30pm - end
Venue: TBC
CP: Evie Sylviani (



Thursday, 11 October 2018

1. MoFA event: Indonesia-Singapore Leaders’Retreat | Closed event
Leader discussion on strategic bilateral issues: Outing, Tete-a-tete, Bilateral, Signing MoU and Press statement.
Time: 07:30am – 12:30pm
Venue: Laguna
CP: Banga Kemenlu (+62 822 1960 4833)

2. INDEF-ITIC Meeting: Asia Pacific Tax Forum (APTF) 2018 on Fiscal Challenges for Middle Income Countries

  • The challenges faced and solutions implemented by ASEAN countries which have achieved, and in some cases are on the verge of being graduated beyond, middle income status; and
  • The fiscal challenges that may come from achievement of economic goals.

Time: 08:00am – 12:30pm
Venue: Nikko Hotel, Benoa Beach, Bali
CP: +621 7901001

3. BI Event: BI - Reinventing Bretton Wood Committee (RBWC) Event on International Monetary System | Closed event
Theme: The shadow of trade wars and the return of the great moderation

  • Asia in the shadow of a trade war?;
  • Entering the new era of monetary policy normalisation;
  • Entering the old era of capital flows and exchange rate volatility;
  • The return of the great moderation?;
  • The economics of money.

Time: 08:30am – 05:00pm
Venue: St Regis
CP: Hans BI (+62 817 6970999,

4. BKPM Event: BKPM-HSBC Infrastructure Forum
Theme: Investing in Indonesia's Growth Ambition

Time: 08:30am – 02:00pm
Venue: Ayana Resort
CP: Yudha(+62 813 17181998)

5. JBIC Event: Seminar  to commemorate 60 years bilateral relationship between Indonesia and Japan
Theme: How to Mobilize Private Investment for Green Infrastructure Promoting Intraregional Connectivity

  • Session 1: Facilitating green infrastructures to Promote Intraregional Connectivity;
  • Session 2: Mobilizing Private Investment to support green infrastructure demand

Time: 09:00am – 12:00pm
Venue: Ayodya Hotel
Registration: http;//
Download the poster here
CP: Eko Nugroho M MoF (

6. Bappenas event: High level panel on Low Carbon Development & Green Economy


  • Exchange experiences on challenges, opportunities, and innovative approach of countries and business entities in prioritizing strategy and action towards low-carbon development and green economy; and
  • Improve the understanding on the low-carbon development policies and strategies as well as actions that Indonesia has been undertaken.

Time: 09:00am – 02:45pm
Venue: Inaya Putri Bali, Nusa Dua
CP: Anna Bappenas (+62 82112871879)

7. Blended Finance for Smallholders: Addressing Global Challenges with SDG Focused Solutions

  • Financing the SDGs;
  • How can Blended Finance Help Achieve the SDGs.

Time: 12:00 - 16:00 (start with lunch)
Venue: Mercure Hotel, Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia
Lunch: Restoran, 1st Fl 
Meeting Room: Kamboja Jepun, 2nd Fl
CP: Ibu Dewi TLFF: +62 812 692 98362 /

8. BKPM Event: BKPM - Bloomberg Modern Markets

  • Global Trade War: Peace in Our Time, or Deep in the Mire?; and
  • Markets for All.

Time: 01:00pm – 04:20pm
Venue: Conrad Bali Hotel
CP: malika kapur (

9. High-Level Policy Dialogue on Regional Cooperation to Support Innovation, Inclusion and Stability in Asia (BI - AMRO – ADB) | Closed Event
Theme: Asia's Future: Harnessing Technology to Promote a Stronger and More Inclusive Asia -  new opportunities and challenges associated with rapid technology-driven transformation in the region’s financial systems and markets
Time: 03:00pm – 05:00pm
Venue: Grand Bali Nusa Dua
CP: Susanti BI (+62 877 38858099,

10. ASEAN Leaders Gathering (Dinner: 7:00-8:30pm) | Closed event
Theme: Achieving SDGs and Overcoming Development Gap through Regional and Global Collaborative Actions
Time: 04:00pm – 06:30pm 
Venue: Sofitel Hotel
CP: Rizki Kemenlu (+62 81399199936)

Friday, 12 October 2018

1. Joint Seminar by Coordinating Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Ministry of Finance and S&P Global on Sovereign Credit, frastructure, Belt and Road and Sustainable Finance

Key highlights:

·         Global Sovereign Credit Outlook

·         Belt & Road Initiative (BRI): Cause and Effect

·         Sustainable Finance

·         Special Segment on Indonesia – keynote addresses by Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs, H.E. Mr Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan and Minister of Transportation, H.E. Mr Budi Karya Sumadi

Time: 1130 – 3 p.m. (lunch provided)

Venue: Conrad Bali

Contact Person: Xenthe Bang (

Registration link:

2. Bappenas event: Roundtable discussion on ASEAN forum for Minister Responsible for Development Planning on Implementatin SDGs

  • ASEAN Community Vision 2025;
  • Synergy between the mutually-reinforcing ASEAN 2025 Blueprints.

Time: 02:00pm – 03:30pm
Venue: Hotel Inaya Putri Bali, Nusa Dua
CP: Nur Rahayu (uke) (+628179855116/

3. Bappenas event:Talkshow on Localizing the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals: Act Locally on A Global Scale

  • To share stakeholders’ roles and experiences in implementing and localizing the SDGs;
  • To create opportunity to exchange innovation and knowledge on sustainable development

Time: 04:00pm – 06:00pm
Venue: Hotel Inaya Putri Bali, Nusa Dua
CP: Nur Rahayu (+628179855116 /


Saturday, 13 October 2018

1. Asian Development Bank Global Infrastructure Forum

  • Sustainable infrastructure through Technology;
  • The MDBs: Catalyzing private finance

Time: 09:00am – 05:30pm
Venue: Laguna Hotel

CP: Vanessa M. Laciste ( / +63 999 412 9800)

2. Media Briefing/Interview (proposed)
Theme: Proposed: Annual meetings summary; Indonesia potential and priority issues; follow up
Time: 06:00pm – 06:30pm
Venue: TBC

Sunday, 14 October 2018

1. BI Event: 2018 International Banking Seminar (G30 & BI)

  • The Global Outlook: Economic and Monetary Policy Reactions;
  • Finance for Inclusive Growth; and
  • Prospects of Multilaterism and Globalization.

Time: 08:30am – 12:30pm
Venue: BNDCC
CP: Hans BI (+62 817 6970999,

2. BI Event: International Islamic Finance Seminar: “Mainstreaming Islamic Finance into Global Initiatives: Another Formidable Pillar in Promoting SDGs” |  Invitation only (restricted)
Theme: The seminar discusses various issues related to Islamic social finance elaborated by prominent Islamic scholars, practioners, regulators and experts in the field. Despite addressing on Islamic social finance, the main agenda of the seminar is the launching of the International Waqf Core Principle (WCP) by IDB, Bank Indonesia and IDB member countries taken part in the Working Group of the WCP.
Time: 09:00am – 12:00pm
Venue: TBC
CP: Dadang (

3. MoF – CMoM - MoFA Event: Working Luncheon on Indonesia Financing Scheme
Theme: Launching of Indonesian financing scheme for Africa
Time: 12:00 - 01:30pm
Venue: TBC
CP: Yuvi (+62 838-2148-8777)

Monday, 15 October 2018

1. Ministry of National Development Planning (Bappenas)
Event: The Fourth High Level Meeting on Country-Led Knowledge Sharing (HLM4 on CLKS) 2018
Theme: Local Innovations as Driver for Global Development
Time: 09.00 - 18.00
Venue: Inaya Putri Bali Hotel, Nusa Dua
Rhifa Ayudhia (+62 21 3905650 ext. 1546)

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