ASEAN Prize Symposium

May 20, 2024 | Vientiane, Lao PDR

The ASEAN Prize Symposium is a flagship programme aiming to promote the ASEAN Prize and its role in foresting ASEAN Community building. This year, in joint-collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat, Temasek Foundation, and Mekong Institute, the event intends to bring together ASEAN Prize Recipients (APRs) from 2021 to 2023 in a discussion platform to showcase their exemplary contributions as laureates of the ASEAN Prize.

In the spirit of celebrating the remarkable achievements and dynamic initiatives within the ASEAN community, the event embraces the tagline, “ASEAN Regional Integration”. This tagline value of community-building and recognize the extraordinary contributions that have earned the ASEAN Prize.

ASEAN Prize Symposium 2024 will highlight and share the respective achievements and advocacies of the APRs, serving as inspirational benchmarks and guiding principles for the targeted audiences, including professionals, academicians/ thing tank, organizations and entities, business communities, media as well as aspiring emulation and introspection, allowing participants and emerging leaders to draw valuable insights and take stock of the impactful contributions made by the APRs in their respective fields.

Taking into account Lao PDR’s ASEAN Chairmanship this year, the ASEAN Prize Symposium 2024 will engage individuals and organizations based in Lao PDR. Simultaneously, it will be livestreamed via online platform to accommodate a wider range of participants from across AMS, ensuring inclusively and a broad representation of audiences.


The objective of the Symposium is to create heightened awareness of the prestigious ASEAN Prize and to facilitate the building of common understanding among ASEAN individuals and entities about their potentials and pivotal roles in shaping a robust regional community. Furthermore, this forum will encourage stakeholders to take on more active and impactful roles in fostering the ASEAN spirit and advancing regional cooperation and integration efforts.

Monday, 20 May 2024. 

09:00-16.00 (GMT+7)

Crowne Plaza Vientiane Hotel

The ASEAN Prize Symposium 2024 is designed to facilitate face-to-face engagement with the distinguished APRs of 2021, and 2023. The recipients, recognized for their outstanding contributions, will serve as kay resource person:

A. Mr. Suriyan Vichitlekarn, Mekong Institute, ASEAN Prize Recipient 2021

B. Mr. Iqbal Damit, ASEAN Prize Recipient 2022

c. Ms. Nguyen Thi Tuyet Minh, ASEAN Prize Recipient 2023

Participants will engage in informative sessions including the “ASEAN Prize Talks” in which the APRs will share their exemplary journey, insights and viewpoints on topics/issues relevant to the ASEAN community-building journey.

This session will then be followed by breakout sessions for a more focused discussion. 


Ms. Fitria Ruthi Maharani, 

Project Officer, ASEAN Prize Community Relations Division.

(Please copy your inquiry to Community Relations Division

Download the concept note to learn more about ASEAN Prize Symposium 2024: 


ASEAN Prize Symposium 2024 - Concept Note and Indicative Programme

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