oThe Shangri La Dialogue 2018
Venue: Banquet Hall, Istana
Date: June 2018
The IISS Asia Security Summit; The Shangri La Dialogue (SLD) is held annually by an independent think tank which is attended by defence ministers, heads of ministries and military chiefs of 28 Asia Pacific States.
In 2018, the optics is on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who led the strongest ever line up of ministers at Asia’s premier defence summit. Key ministers with speaking roles included James Mattis, United States Secretary of Defence, Ng Eng Hen, Minister for Defence Singapore and many others such as from Republic of Korea, Japan, Indonesia, Australia, Canada etc.
COMPASS Events is proud to have supported the Shangri La Dialogue since 16 years ago back in 2002. The dinner itself is held at the Banquet Hall of Istana as well as utilising the Reception Room and State Room for all of the delegates.
For the very first time, The President of the Republic of Singapore, Madam Halimah Yacob have asked for a group photo with the working crew and instructed that the photo to be sent to us.