Regional Strategic Forecast

Two months into 2024, wars are raging in Africa, Europe and the Middle East. And shipping is under attack in the Red Sea, threatening new transport and commodity price spikes. These crises are explosive in their own right. Combine them with a presidential race in America and 2024 promises to be a make-or-break year for the post-1945 world order.

This year’s EICN Regional Strategic Forecast will explore this unfamiliar landscape, with its new alliances, fierce rivalry, mistrust, and weaponisation of finance, technology and critical minerals. How will businesses be impacted by industrial policies that support strategically important domestic priorities over trade?


Tom Rafferty

Head of Global Forecasting and Economics at Economist Intelligence Unit

Naomi Fink

Managing Director, Global Strategist of Nikko Asset Management Group

Martin Schulz

Chief Economist at Fujitsu Limited

Zuhair Khan

Managing Director at Union Bancaire Privée (UBP)

Rodrigo González

Director, North Asia at Economist Intelligence Corporate Network

Event details


Meiji Kinenkan
2-2-23 Moto-Akasaka
Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

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