Agenda

Event timetable

FRIDAY, 19th May, 2017
12:00 - 17:00 Registration (BBI Center)
SUNDAY, 21st May, 2017
20:00 Welcome Dinner and Cultural Program (Sarajevo City Hall)
MONDAY, 22nd May, 2017
08:00 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 Welcome Reception - Opening Ceremonies - National Parliament Building
09:00 - 09:05 Introduction by Moderator Sami Zeidan, Senior Presenter, Al Jazeera International
09:05 - 09:10 VVIP/VIP Media Photo Session
09:10 - 09:40 WELCOME MESSAGE BY ORGANIZERS
Mr. Amer Bukvić, CEO, Bosna Bank International
H.E. Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar, President, Islamic Development Bank Group, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
09:40 - 10:10 OFFICIAL OPENING SESSION
H.E. Dr. Mladen Ivanić, Chairman, Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Message from H.E. Drs. H. Muhammad Jusuf Kalla Vice President of The Republic of Indonesia conveyed by the Minister
H.E. Darmin Nasution, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, The Republic of Indonesia
10:10 - 10:40 KEYNOTE SPEECHES
Mr. Christian Danielsson, Director-General for Enlargement Negotiations and Neighborhood, European Commission
Mr. Fatih Metin, Deputy Minister of Economy, The Republic of Turkey
Dr. Denis Zvizdić, Chairman, The Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina
10:40 - 11:05 Sarajevo Business Bridge Awards Ceremony
11:05 - 11:45 Statements for the Media and Coffee Break
11:45 - 13:00 PANEL 1: "ONE REGION, ONE ECONOMY - CONNECTIVITY AND POTENTIAL,"
Moderated by Mr. Amer Kapetanović, Assistant Minister, Bilateral Relations, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Introductory speech: H.E. Mr. Stjepan Mesić, Former President, The Republic of Croatia
Introductory speech: H.E. Dr. Danilo Türk, Former President, The Republic of Slovenia
Introductory speech: H.E. Mr. Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President, European Commission
(Video Message from European Commission in Brussels)
H.E. Mr. Ismir Jusko, Minister of Communication and Transport, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mr. Morten Jung, Senior Advisor for Western Balkans Regional Cooperation, European Commission
Edin Zećirović, State Secretary, The Ministry of Civil Engineering, Transport and Infrastructure, The Republic of Serbia
Mr. Ian Brown, Head of Office, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development , Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Duško Knežević, President, Atlas Group, Montenegro
Mr. Ladislav Bevanda, CEO, Herring, Bosnia and Herzegovina
13:00 - 14:00 PANEL 2: "SOUTHEAST EUROPE - BRIDGING THE EAST AND WEST",
Moderated by Dr. Selmo Cikotić, Advisor to the Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
H.E. Mr. Mirko Šarović, Minister of Foreign Trade and Economic Relationship, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Zlatko Lagumdžija, Former Chairman, Council of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs,
Bosnia and Herzegovina
H.E. Dr. Damir Šehović, Minister of Education, Montenegro
Mr. Petar Đokić, Minister of Industry, Energy and Mining of the Republic of Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina (TBC)
Mr. Sahib Mammadov, Deputy Minister of Economy, The Republic of Azerbaijan
Mr. Mohammed Al Kamali, Deputy CEO, Dubai Exports, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Ahmet Albayrak, Executive Vice President, Kuveyt Türk Participation Bank, The Republic of Turkey
14:00-16:00 Parallel Session: Dubai Islamic Economy Roundtable, Organized by Dubai Exports and the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (By Invitation Only) at the White Hall of the Parliamentary building (3rd floor)
Moderated by Dr. Ashraf Ali Mahate, Chief Economist for Trade and Export Market Development, Dubai Exports, UAE
Mr. Mohammed Al Kamali, Deputy CEO, Dubai Exports, United Arab Emirates
Ms. Amina Ahmed Mohammed, Executive Director, Emirates International Accreditation Centre,
United Arab Emirates
Dr. Khaled Al Janahi, Adviser, Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center, United Arab Emirates
Mr. Abdur Rahim Ghulam Nabi, Senior Adviser, Dubai Airport Freezone, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Velid Efendić, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics, University of Sarajevo,
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Goran Ćurić, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics – University „Džemal Bijedić“,
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Tarik Kurbegović, Director, Sarajevo Stock Exchange, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mr. Jasmin Mahmuzić, Director, Federal Banking Agency, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Humayon Dar, President & CEO, Edbiz Consulting Limited, United Kingdom
14:00-15:00 Lunch at Parliament Building ground floor
15:00-20:00 Free Time
20:00 Dinner at Hotel Holiday
TUESDAY, 23rd May, 2017
BLOCK SESSION & INVESTOR-PROJECT MEETINGS WILL BE HELD AT HOTEL HILLS SARAJEVO, CONGRESS & THERMAL SPA RESORT
08:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:05 EAST ASIA AND SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE POTENTIAL
Moderated by Dr Matej Živković, Commissioner, Securities Commission of Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Special Presentation by Malak Group, Bosnia and Herzegovina G2G Meetings
B2B Meetings
Ambassador Franc But, Head of Department for Bilateral Economic Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
The Republic of Slovenia
YB Dato' Dr. Noraini Ahmad, Chairman, MATRADE & Parliament Member, Malaysia
Mr. Muhammad Mahmud Azhar Lubis, Deputy Chairman of Investments, Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board,
The Republic of Indonesia
Dato Seri MD Zabid Abdul Rashid, President, UNIRAZAK University, Malaysia
Dr. Anwar Nasution, Chairman, Board of Bank Muamalat, The Republic of Indonesia
Mr. W.S. Habib, Director General of United Economic Forum, Chamber of Commerce, India
Mr. Asif Mahmood, Chairman and CEO, AM 99 Group of Companies, Islamic Republic of Pakistan
10:10 - 11:10 CENTRAL/WESTERN ASIA AND SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: HOW TO STRENGTHEN BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP
Moderated by Mr. A.K. Tareen, Chairman, AKT Strategic Consulting LLP, India
Special Presentation by Mr. Akin Atilla, Director, ATILLA Construction, Bosnia and Herzegovina G2G Meetings
B2B Meetings
Mr. Jawad Yousuf Al Hawaj, President of Al Hawaj Group of Companies, The Kingdom of Bahrain
Mr. Ahmed Sabah Al Salloom, Chairman, Bahrain-Bosnia and Herzegovina Joint Business Committee, The Kingdom of Bahrain
Dr. Maida Bećirović, General Secretary, Foreign Investment Promotion Agency, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mr. Kenan Bozkurt, President of the Executive Board, Halkbank, Belgrade, The Republic of Serbia
Mr. Nouman Khalid, CEO, SNK Financial, United Kingdom
11:10 Networking/Coffee Break
12:00 - 13:00 THE EUROPEAN PERSPECTIVE: PROSPECTS FOR SEE MODERNIZATION AND HARMONIZATION WITH THE EU
Moderated by Dr. Vjekoslav Domljan, Dean, Faculty of Economics, SSST,
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Special Presentation German Purchasing Initiative by Mr. Martin Gaber, Deputy Director, Delegation of German Economy,
Bosnia and Herzegovina
G2G Meetings
B2B Meetings
Dr. Klaus-Maria Steinmaurer, Vice President, Int. Regulatory Affairs Deutsche Telekom Group, The Federal Republic of Germany
Mr. Ćazim Hamzić, Management Board, Prevent Group, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Matthias Schmidt-Rosen, Director, KfW Office, Bosnia Herzegovina
Ms. Snježana Köpruner, CEO, GS-TMT, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Alois Waldburg-Zeil, Director, ZEOCHEM, Switzerland
Mr. Mirjana Čagalj, Vice President, The Chamber of Commerce, The Republic of Croatia
13:10 - 14:10 Dubai Session: Sharing Experiences with SEE
Moderated by Dr. Ashraf Ali Mahate, Chief Economist for Trade and Export Market Development, Dubai Exports, UAE
Mr. Mohammed Al Kamali, Deputy CEO, Dubai Exports, United Arab Emirates G2G Meetings
B2B Meetings
Dr. Khaled Al Janahi, Adviser, Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center, United Arab Emirates
Mr. Abdur Rahim Ghulam Nabi, Senior Adviser, Dubai Airport Freezone, United Arab Emirates
Mr. Tamer Yousef, General Manager, Asmak, United Arab Emirates
Mr. Galal Ghaly, General Manager, TCL International, United Arab Emirates
Mr. Safwan Arafeh, Chairman, SA Group FZCO, United Arab Emirates
Mr. Mirsad Jašarspahić, Chairman, Chamber of Commerce, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
14:20 Official Program Closing
14:35 Networking and Lunch
16:00 -18:00 SPECIAL SESSION: INDONESIA/BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE (HOTEL MALAK REGENCY, ILIDŽA)
Open by Mr. Muhammad Mahmud Azhar Lubis, Deputy Chairman of Investments, Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board, Republic of Indonesia, by Invitation Only
WEDNESDAY, 24th May, 2017
08:00 Site Visits for Potential Project Investments (in collaboration with Chambers of Commerce)