Boao Forum for Asia announces 2019 conference agenda
The conference will provide an open and inclusive dialogue platform for participants and send a clear message to building consensus regarding global governance, Li said.
It will feature about 1000 official sessions which are categorized into five modules including open world economy and innovation-driven development, he said.
"Globalization and free trade are inevitable trends of economic development," Li said. "Multilateralism, dialogue and cooperation are the shared aspirations of most countries, while openness and innovation are the best choice to sustain the advancement of world economy and globalization."
The conference, scheduled from March 26 to 29 in Boao, a coastal town in China's southern island province of Hainan, will be themed "Shared Future, Concerted Action, Common Development," Li told a news conference.
BEIJING, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- This year's annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) will focus on the open economy, multilateral cooperation and innovation, BFA Secretary General Li Baodong said Wednesday.