Thank you for participating as a China Conference: Southeast Asia (CCSEA) delegate, scheduled for February 18-19, 2020 in Manila, Philippines. We would like to share updates about our event with you.

We have been carefully monitoring the spread of the Coronavirus, the recommendations by the World Health Organization, as well as health and international travel advisories. In the interest of your safety, we are postponing the event. We will be in touch shortly with a new conference date.

We appreciate your patience and sincerely apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused. We look forward to having you join our conference later this year.

Thank you very much.


Jack Ma

Founder, Jack Ma Foundation; United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Advocate; Board Director and Partner, Alibaba Group

About me

Jack Ma founded the Alibaba Group in 1999 and served as executive chairman from 1999 to September 2019. He served as chief executive officer of the Alibaba Group from 1999 to May 2013.

Mr Ma currently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the World Economic Forum, president of the General Association of Zhejiang Entrepreneurs and chairman of the China Entrepreneur Club. In 2018 he was appointed by the United Nations Secretary General António Guterres as co-chair of the UN High-Level Panel on Digital Cooperation. He also serves as a Global Board Member of The Nature Conservancy and is co-chair of the Paradise Foundation. 

Mr Ma graduated from Hangzhou Normal University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English education.