Horasis Asia Meeting

21-22 November 2021, Kitakyushu, Japan

Horasis will convene the 2021 Horasis Asia Meeting in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Province, Japan, over 21-22 November. The event is co-hosted by the City of Kitakyushu and the Kitakyushu Asian Center for Low Carbon Society. The Horasis Asia Meeting will bring together over 400 of the foremost business and political leaders from across Asia and the world.


Delegates will discuss how to shape the path forward through Asia’s big transitions and how to adopt innovation to build towards a resilient post-COVID Asia. The Horasis Asia Meeting will particularly focus on Japan’s efforts to revitalize its economy and highlight the respective positive impact on the whole region. The City of Kitakyushu is widely regarded as a role model of successful economic transformation and shift towards green and sustainable growth.



Shoei Yamana, CEO, Konica Minolta, at the Horasis Asia Meeting Plenary panel at the Horasis Asia Meeting


The annual Horasis Asia Meeting is Asia’s premier gathering of the region’s most senior leaders from business and government. The meeting is poised to be the ideal platform to explore and advance regional cooperation, impact investing and sustainable growth. The location of the meeting rotates annually and recently has been held in Bangkok, Thailand (2016), Kolkata, India (2017), Binh Duong New City, Vietnam (2018, 2019) and digitally in 2020. With this meeting Horasis aims to present a systemic view of activities affecting the drivers of Asia’s economic success and how Asian businesses interact regionally as well as globally.



Kokura Castle, a landmark of Kitakyushu Shrine in Kitakyushu


Horasis – a global visions community committed to inspiring our future – provides a unique platform for companies from emerging and developed markets to globalize their organisations. In addition to the Horasis Asia Meeting, Horasis hosts the annual Horasis Global Meeting, Horasis China Meeting, Horasis India Meeting, as well as the annual gatherings of the Horasis Visionary Circle.