Agenda

Event timetable

Friday, 19th May, 2017

12:00 - 16:00

Registration (BBI Center)


Sunday, 21st May, 2017

20:00

Welcome Dinner and Cultural Program (Sarajevo City Hall)

Monday, 22nd May, 2017

DAY 1

Opening Ceremonies - National Parliament Building

08:30 - 09:00

Registration

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome Reception

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome Message

Mr. Amer Bukvic, CEO of Bosna Bank International

H.E. Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar, President of Islamic Development Bank Group

09:10 - 09:30

Official Opening Session

H.E. Dr. Mladen Ivanic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (TBC)

H.E. Ilham Heydar Oglu Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan (TBC)

H.E. Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India (TBC)

Drs. H. Muhammad Jusuf Kalla, Vice President of Indonesia (TBC)

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote Speeches

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation, UAE (TBC)

H.E. General Vijay Kumar Singh, Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India (TBC)

10:30 - 10:45

Presentation Ceremony for the Sarajevo Business Bridge Awards

10:45 - 11:05

MOU Signing Ceremony

11:05 - 11:15

VVIP/VIP Media Photo Session

11:15 - 12:00

Statements for the Media and Coffee Break

12:00 - 13:00

Panel 1: "One Region, One Economy - Connectivity and Potential"

13:00 - 14:00

Panel 2: "Southeast Europe - Bridging the East and West"

14:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 20:00

G2G Meetings/B2B Meetings/Free Time

20:00

Dinner

Tuesday, 23rd May, 2017

DAY 2

Block Sessions & Investor-Project Meetings—Hotel Hills Sarajevo

08:00 - 09:00

Registration

09:00 - 09:05

Introductory Remarks

09:05 - 10:05

IT, Entertainment, and Tourism: Learning from India's Experience

IT: Replicating the Model from India in SEE

The Film and Media Industry: A Balkan Bollywood

Attracting Asian Tourism to SEE

10:10 - 11:10

Infrastructure, Energy, and Global Positioning:Enhancing the Relationship with Azerbaijan

SEE Infrastructure Investments: Experiences from Azerbaijan

Using the Azerbaijan Model to Tap into an Energy-Rich Region

Strategies for Economic Positioning in the Globalized Economy

11:11 - 12:00

Networking/Coffee Break

12:00 - 13:00

EU Perspectives, Green Tech, Business Environment, and Digital Innovation

Improving SEE's Business Environment with EU Partnership

Sustainably Investing in Green Tech and the Renewable Energy Sector

Benefitting from German Lessons and Initiatives

Opportunities in Consolidating the SEE Telecom Market

13:05 - 14:05

Dubai Session: Sharing Experiences with SEE

Trading: Opportunities and Experiences with GCC

Dubai: Gateway to International Markets

Food Production and Logistics Solutions

A Global Airline Hub

14:05 - 14:15

MOU Signings

14:20 - 14:30

Official Program Closing

14:35

Networking Lunch

Wednesday, 24th May, 2017

08:00 - 17:00

Site Visits for Potential Project Investments (in collaboration with Chambers of Commerce)