15th Asia Europe Economic Forum (AEEF15)
  • Date:
  • 17-18 October 2018
  • Location:
  • Brussels, Belgium
  • Event Type:
  • Summit
To strengthen ASEM wide cooperation and Asia-Europe collaboration in tackling global economic challenges and leadership

The 15th Asia Europe Economic Forum (AEEF15) took place on 17-18 October 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. Hosted by Bruegel, a European think tank that specialises in economics, it was held in conjunction with the 12th ASEM Summit (ASEM12), 18-19 October 2018.

This year, the AEEF brought together high-level economists, representatives of ministries and corporate circles to exchange ideas and elaborate on the theme of ''Europe and Asia: Global Partners for Global Challenges'', with a specific focus on monetary and housing policy, international trade and Asia-Europe connectivity. The aim of the AEEF was to strengthen ASEM wide cooperation and Asia-Europe collaboration in tackling global economic challenges and leadership.