The Philippines, as Chair of ABAC for 2015, chose the theme of “Resilient, Inclusive Growth: A Fair Deal for All.”
The Philippines chose Melbourne as the location for the 3rd Meeting. ABAC 3 was held on 10-13 August 2015 at the Sofitel Melbourne. More than 200 business representatives attended the meeting in Melbourne. Current businesses that are represented through ABAC members include; HTC, DH Gate, Caterpillar, Microsoft, Jardines, Accenture, RBC Dominion Securities, COFCO Corporation, China Construction Bank, ICBC, Lan Kwai Fong Group, PT Indika Energy, Mitsubishi, Nomura, Coraza, Jollibee Foods, Ayala, Deutsche Bank, Cathay Pacific, J.P. Morgan, Wesfarmers and UBS.
ABAC 3 was funded and supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), the Australian Treasury, the Victorian Government and RMIT University.