Conseil consultatif des gens d’affaires de l’APEC

La Fondation Asie Pacifique du Canada fait office de secrétariat pour les membres du Conseil consultatif des gens d’affaires de l’APEC (ABAC) du Canada, en fournissant des recherches, des analyses et un soutien administratif. Les organismes du secteur privé présentent des recommandations aux dirigeants de l’APEC dans le cadre d’un dialogue annuel et conseillent les représentants de l’APEC relativement aux priorités et aux préoccupations du secteur commercial. Les membres de l’ABAC se rencontrent quatre fois par année, et les représentants de l’ABAC participent également aux réunions des hauts fonctionnaires, à la réunion ministérielle annuelle et aux réunions ministérielles sectorielles.

Membres actuels

Activités de l’ABAC au Canada


  • ABAC 3 will be held on July 26-29, 2022 in Vietnam.
  • ABAC 4 will be held on November 13-16, 2022 in Thailand.
  • ABAC Canada hosted the ABAC II Meeting in Vancouver, April 25-28. This high profile business meeting convened ABAC and other stakeholders from across the APEC region.
  • ABAC Canada organized an ABAC Cybersecurity Symposium on April 25, 2022 in Vancouver along the margins of the ABAC II Meeting. The Symposium convened experts, business leaders, and policy-makers to chart a path forward to a more secure digital future across APEC.


  • ABAC Digital Symposium, 8-11 March, Virtual
    ABAC Canada hosted a three-day virtual digital symposium on March 8-11, 2021. The goal of the symposium was to take stock of innovative solutions that could enable member economies to re-open more fully in the midst of the global COVID pandemic, and to explore the enabling conditions needed to deploy them at scale across APEC. To view the recorded event, click here.
  • ABAC Canada-led Report: Artificial Intelligence in APEC: Progress, Preparedness and Priorities
    Artificial Intelligence (AI) promises to revolutionize the global economy, contributing as much as US$16 trillion in additional economic output by 2030 and boosting global GDP by 14 per cent. AI will foster continued economic growth and global integration, particularly in the fast-growing and technologically integrated economies of APEC.
    APF Canada, in partnership with ABAC and ABAC (Canada) member Jan De Silva, Chair of ABAC’s Digital Working Group and President and CEO of the Toronto Region Board of Trade, is pleased to share a critical contextual analysis of APEC’s readiness to capitalize on AI in the new report, Artificial Intelligence in APEC: Progress, Preparedness and Priorities.

Réunions de l’ABAC en 2022

  • ABAC I 2022 – February 15-18, Singapore
  • ABAC II 2022 – April 25-28, Vancouver
  • ABAC III 2022 – July, TBC
  • ABAC IV 2022 – October 28-31, Bangkok

Rapports de l’ABAC pour la direction

Wellington, New Zealand, 2021: People, Place and Prosperity - Tāngata, Taiao me te Taurikura

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2020: Integration, Innovation, Inclusion - Moving towards Economic Recovery and Resilience

Santiago, Chile, 2019: Inclusive and Collaborative Growth in the Digital Era

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 2018: Digitization and Innovation – Advancing Social Harmony

Da Nang, Vietnam, 2017: Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future

Communiqués de presse de l’ABAC

Deepening Economic Integration and Equipping Business for Dynamic, Inclusive and Sustainable Growth are Key to Economic Recovery Say Business Leaders

Innovations to Solve for Pandemic Challenges to be Showcased in 3-Day Virtual Symposium

People, place and prosperity: Asia-Pacific business community’s call to action

Business Leaders submit recommendations to APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade to address the COVID-19 pandemic

Malaysia, 2020, APEC Collaboration the First-best Strategy to Combat COVID-19, says Business  

Sydney, Australia, 2020, Achieving Integration and Inclusion in the Age of Disruption

Jakarta, Indonesia, 2019, Never more important to affirm openness and economic integration, says ABAC Chair

Atlanta, USA, 2019, The digital economy can deliver massive gains – if we get policies right

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 2018, Resolve trade tensions and drive regional cooperation to lift APEC living standards

Toronto, Canada, 2017, APEC must be a beacon of openness, inclusivity and innovation