Programme

IRAQ CONFERENCE FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT


DAY ONE DAY TWO

MONDAY, 3 JULY 2017 - ONE DAY 
MILLENNIUM GLOUCESTER HOTEL, LONDON KENSINGTON

The Organising Committee speech
H.E. DR. SALIH HUSAIN ALI AL-TAMIMI 
Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the UK

H.E. DR. IBRAHIM AL-ESHAIKER AL-JAAFARI
Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs

The Rt Hon Greg Hands MP
Minister of Trade and Investment, DIT

DR AFNAN ALSHUAIBY
Secretary-General and CEO
Arab-British Chamber of Commerce

Session Moderator:

MS. LINA AL-KHATIB
Head of MENA Programmme
Chatham House

Session Speakers:

Baroness Emma Nicholson of Winterbourne
UK Trade Envoy to Iraq
President of IBBC

Mr. Andrew Rosindell, MP

Mr. Aras Karim
ChairmanBoard
Al-Bilad Bank

Mr. Louis Taylor
Chief Executive
UK Export Finance

Mr. Basem Abdul Hadi
DG
Iraq Central Bank.

Mr. Raed Hana
Director
Mutual Finance

Session Moderator:

Lord Purvis of Tweed

Session Speakers:

H.E. Jabbar Al Lueibi
Iraqi Minister of Oil

Rt Hon Sir Jeffrey M. Donaldson MP

Mr. Arez Abdullah
Head of Oil & Energy Committee
Iraq Parliament

Mr. Majid Jafar
CEO
Crescent Petroleum

Mr. Zaid Elyaseri
Country Manager
BP

Session Moderator:

Dr. Luay AlKhateeb
Executive Director
Iraq Energy Institute

Session Speakers:

H.E. Dr. Sami Al-Araji
Chairman
Iraqi National Investment Commission

Dr. Latif Rashid
Senior Advisor to the Iraqi President

Mr. Ahmed Al-Kinani, MP
Head of Investment & Economy Committee

Mr. Frederic Ribieras
Chief Financial Officer
General Electric (GE)

Mr. James Neil
Landmark Chambers

Session Moderator:

Prof. Ali Sayigh
Chairman General Director
World Renewable Energy Congress

Iraq's energy sector: linked industries and global trends: Headed by H.E Jabbar Al-Lueibi Minister of Oil, Mr. DiaaJaafar Advisor for Energy Affairs, Mr. Diaa Gomar DG planning and Research Department - MOI.
The workshop is moderated by: Dr. Hussein Chalabi.

British Bank guarantees and investment financing in Iraq: Headed by Louis Tylor Chief Executive of UKEF, Mr. Mazin Sabah DG Investment Department – ICB, Mr. Raed Hana.
The workshop is moderated by: Mr. Kamal Field.

Investment opportunities in Iraq: Headed by H.E Sami Al-Araji Head of NIC, Mr. Diaa ALishayker DG, Mr. Naser Kathem, Ms. Marie Stoyanov, Mr Rasmi Al-Jaber, Deputy Chairman of Iraq Britain Bysuness Council IBBC.
The workshop is moderated by: Ammar Shubbar.