18-19 April 2017, Organized by Fleming
Location: Iraq Erbil, Kurditan
Organizer: Fleming Europe.
Tel: +91 20 6607 1602
Fax: +91 20 6607 1604
Kurdistan Investment Conference
With an expected growth rate of over 8% in 2017, the Kurdistan region is an emergent market offering excellent opportunities with a relatively young and prosperous population of over 5.2 million.
Financials and Investment: Investment
A favorable investment law, a burgeoning private sector and a growth-oriented government have all contributed to the phenomenal economic growth in the region.
The Kurdistan Investment Conference is a fine example of the visionary approach of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and Fleming. towards inclusive and sustainable development by ensuring policy coherence and effective investment promotion.
The conference is a premier national platform for idea exchange, knowledge sharing, networking, exploring new business possibilities and creating partnerships, while setting the policy agenda for meeting current investment challenges.
The Kurdistan Investment Conference is a one-of-a-kind event in the region owing to its focus on the policy agenda for the region as well as active participation of ministers from the Iraq government as well as the KRG. Some of the participating ministers include Karim Sinjari – Minister at Ministry of Interior (KRG), Ashti Hawrami – Minister at Ministry of Natural Resources (KRG), Darbaz Kosrat Rasul – Minister at Ministry of Housing and Construction (KRG), Dr. Ali Sindi – Minister at Ministry of Planning (KRG), H.E. Falah Mustafa Bakir – Minister & Head of the Department of Foreign Relations (KRG) and Lukman Faily – Ambassador of Republic of Iraq to USA amongst others.
The conference follows an interactive format and will feature segments such as Minister's Roundtable that will present current investment opportunities, a Thought Leaders' Session that will discuss the current investment outlook in key sectors of the economy, a 'Solutions' Track that will showcase solutions to alleviate current challenges in different industries, a Legal Panel that will bring together top law professionals to engage in a dialogue on recent precedent setting cases, a 'Seal Deal' Session that will host multiple round tables and one-on-one meetings discussing new projects in key industries, several insightful case studies and a mini workshop on doing business in Kurdistan.
The aim of Kurdistan Investment Conference is to promote development and increase investment in a fast emerging global market. Industry sectors in Kurdistan including agriculture, construction, healthcare, oil & gas, tourism and power are now emerging as key sectors driving growth in the industry.
The conference encourages professionals and stakeholders from these industries to realize the huge market potential of the region and participate in building the new economic powerhouse in Middle East.
The Kurdistan Investment Conference will be on the 18th and 19th of April in Erbil, Kurdistan.