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May 22-23, 2017

SARAJEVO BUSINESS FORUM

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Bosna Bank International (BBI), in cooperation with its shareholders (Islamic Development Bank, Dubai Islamic Bank and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank) and other international partners, is the organizer of the annual International Investment Conference - Sarajevo Business Forum. The Conference was initially organized in 2010 and since then, has been held every year. The conference has been positioned as one of the most important business and investment events for Southeastern Europe.

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BBI’s VIP Business Club Presents the Sarajevo Business Forum in Belgrade

“We were founded ten years ago with the idea of providing local and foreign companies the opportunity to collaborate, create and realize new business ideas,” said Azra Colic from BBI Bank.

In preparation for the Sarajevo Business Forum 2017, a briefing was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs BiH for representatives of the diplomatic corps

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina held a briefing for representatives of the diplomatic corps on the 21st of March 2017.

Mladen Ivanić in Baku: Azerbaijan to be in focus of Sarajevo Business Forum 2017 conference

Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Mladen Ivanić visited Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, which played the host to the fifth consecutive Global Baku Forum. While addressing the local media, Ivanić mentioned the upcoming Sarajevo Business Forum and the role Azerbaijan is expected to play in it

SBF Workshop held in Gorazde

In preparation for the 8th annual International Investment Conference – the Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF) 2017, which will be held on the 22nd and 23rd of May in Sarajevo, Bosna Bank International (BBI) continued organizing workshops for companies and individuals interested in developing and presenting projects to foreign investors at this year’s Forum.

SBF workshops held in Banja Luka and Bihac: Representatives from the company ‘Žitopeka' say „We participated last year and are participating again this year“

In cooperation with BBI’s VIP Business Club, the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Srpska and the Federation of BiH, as well as the Cantonal Chambers of Commerce in Banja Luka and Bihac, workshops were held yesterday and today with regards to project preparation and development for the upcoming Sarajevo Business Forum 2017.

Sarajevo School of Science and Technology hosted a presentation on Sarajevo Business Forum 2017

On Thursday, March 2nd, Sarajevo School of Science and Technology hosted a presentation of Sarajevo Business Forum 2017 held by BBI VIP Business Club, which focused on the following topics:

Preparatory workshops for the upcoming Sarajevo Business Forum were held in Mostar and Posusje

In preparation for the 8th International Investment Conference – the Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF) 2017, which will be held on the 22nd and 23rd of May 2017 in Sarajevo, Bosna Bank International (BBI) has continued to organize workshops for individuals and companies alike.

Preparations for the Sarajevo Business Forum 2017 begin

Preparations for the Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF) 2017, the leading investor conference due to be held this year on 22-23 May, have begun in full. The role and the importance of the SBF have been presented today at Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina as part of the seminar on the topic of Economic Diplomacy.

Presidency of BiH Patron of the Sarajevo Business Forum 2017

The Sarajevo Business Forum 2017 (SBF), the 8th International Investment Conference, will be held on the 22nd and 23rd of May 2017 in Sarajevo under the patronage of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

SAVE THE DATE - 8th International Investment Conference

Sarajevo Business Forum - 8th International Investment Conference May 22-23, 2017 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Previous Prominent Participants

2010-2016

Dr. Mladen Ivanić

Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (2015)

Bakir Izetbegović

Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (2014)

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

President of the Republic of Turkey

Dr. Ibrahim Abdulaziz Al Assaf

Minister of Finance of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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Amer Bukvić
CEO, Bosna Bank International
Since 2006 he has been serving as CEO of BBI bank, Sarajevo. He is a member of steering committees at several regional and international business summits, including holding a chairman position on the Steering committee of the SUMMIT100 Business Leaders of Southeast Europe. He co-founded the Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF), the largest investment conference in Southeast Europe.
Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar
President, Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group
Dr. Hajjar served as Minister of Hajj from 2011-2016. During his term, he introduced 25 initiatives to develop and enhance the services provided to the Hajjis. Dr. Hajjar occupied the posts of Deputy Dean of the College of Economy and Administration; Deputy Director of the Islamic Economics Research Center; and Head of the Committee on Curricula Taught from an Islamic Perspective.
Mladen Ivanić
BiH Presidency Chairman
Mladen Ivanic has had a long career in the politics of the modern state of Bosnia and Herzegovina, notably he has served as the Prime Minister of the Republika Srpska and also as the Foreign Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mladen Ivanic joined the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina in November 2014.
Adnan Chilwan
CEO, Dubai Islamic Bank
Dr. Adnan Chilwan, Group CEO of Dubai Islamic Bank was named Islamic Banker of the Year for his pioneering efforts in and contributions towards driving the growth of the sector within the UAE and beyond. Dr. Chilwan has a PhD and a MBA in Marketing to his credentials. He is a Certified Islamic Banker (CeIB), a Post Graduate in Islamic Banking & Insurance and an Associate Fellow Member in Islamic Finance Professionals Board.
Amer Bukvić
CEO, Bosna Bank International
Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar
President, Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group
Mladen Ivanić
BiH Presidency Chairman
Adnan Chilwan
CEO, Dubai Islamic Bank
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The Conference is gathering businessmen and project owners from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia on one hand and their counterparts from more than 30 countries worldwide on the other.