A Challenge and an Opportunity for our Country
Chile will once again host the more than 200 APEC 2019 Forum meetings, which include working group meetings, workshops, committees of High Representative (SOM), Ministerial, Academic, Business meetings to finish in November with the Leaders Summit.
Meetings and Calendar 2019
Each APEC year is organized on the basis of large meeting blocks: High Representatives (SOM); Work Group Meetings; Sectorial Ministerial Meetings and High-Level Meetings; Academic and Business meetings (ABAC) and CEO Summit, which end with the APEC Leaders Summit, usually held in November.
Priorities for APEC Chile 2019
Chile as host economy of APEC 2019 has chosen four priority areas to achieve concrete deliverables in 2019. These priorities will be worked on throughout the APEC Chile year and were presented to APEC economies in December 2018 at the Informal Meeting of High Representatives (ISOM), which was the beginning of the Forum's Chilean presidency.