The Conference Board - Asia Pacific http://www.conference-board.org The Conference Board - Located in Hong Kong and Singapore, our Asia-Pacific offices serve the business community from Australia and New Zealand, through south-east Asia and greater China, to South Korea and Japan.Member companies in Asia-Pacific have access to an array of knowledge assets across The Conference Board knowledge areas of Corporate Leadership; Economy and Business Environment; and Human Capital. Access to Business Perspectives Briefings and Human Capital Watch&trade;, Governance Watch&trade;, Economics Watch&reg; Webcasts and Special Webcasts is complimentary. Webcasts are also recorded and available on demand from The Conference Board website following the live broadcast. Download rights to publications are fully or partially complimentary dependent on membership tier. en-us Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:08:56 UTC webmaster@conference-board.org Copyright©2014 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. China Center Data Flash: Q2 Mini-stimulus already losing steam <p>July data showed a clear sequential slowdown Mon, 18 Aug 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2813 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2813 The Global Leadership Forecast (GLF) 2014 | 2015, Ready-Now Leaders: Meeting Tomorrow’s Business Challenges New research from DDI and The Conference Board Thu, 14 Aug 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2812 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2812 Corporate Social Responsibility in India <p>Given India&rsquo;s global influence, there is Wed, 13 Aug 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2809 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2809 Labor Shortages Are Coming: The When and Where <p>For years, you have been hearing about the looming labor shortages that will occur as a result of the retirement of baby boomers. We find that most thought leaders do not sufficiently emphasize what a significant effect the impending workforce crunch could have on your company&rsquo;s bottom line as corporate profits are squeezed by both rising Thu, 11 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3289 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3289 Energy Policy, Renewable Energy, and Corporate Strategy <p>Energy cost is critical to the competitiveness of many firms. To reduce energy cost, firms can focus on reducing energy use, switching to cheaper energy sources, and increasing energy efficiency, but they also need to understand energy policy and the threats and opportunities it creates.&nbsp;Renewable energy and capacity mechanisms are Tue, 16 Sep 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3288 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3288