Opening Sessions

 

Official Opening Wednesday, 21st November

Wednesday, 21st November

 

Daurat Room

 

08:30 – 09:00

Registration & Morning Coffee

09:15 – 10:15

Official Opening of the Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders

 

Introduction of the MedaWeek Barcelona – Opening Remarks

Anwar Zibaoui | General Coordinator, MedaWeek Barcelona


 

Miquel Valls | President, Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Services and Navigation of Barcelona

Ada Colau | Mayor, Barcelona City Council*

Josep Ferré | Acting Managing Director, European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)

Ahmed M. El Wakil | President, Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME)

Pere Navarro | Special State Delegate, Consorci de la Zona Franca de Barcelona

Salaheddine Mezouar | President, CGEM Morocco & Future President, MedaWeek Advisory Council

Nasser Kamel | Secretary General, Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)

Ruben Hannun | President, Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce

Aly Moselhy | Minister of Supply and Internal Trade, Government of Egypt

Cheikh Kante | Minister – Plan for an Emerging Senegal (PES), Republic of Senegal

Maria Àngels Chacón | Minister of Business and Knowledge, Government of Catalonia

 

Keynote Speech

Janet Heckman | Country Head Egypt & Managing Director SEMED, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

 

 

 

Opening Thursday, 22nd November

Thursday, 22nd November

 

Daurat Room

 

08:30 – 09:00

Registration & Morning Coffee

09:15 – 10:30

Opening Thursday 22nd November – Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders

 

Introduction of the MedaWeek Barcelona – Opening Remarks

Anwar Zibaoui | General Coordinator, MedaWeek Barcelona


 

Miquel Valls | President, Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Services and Navigation of Barcelona

Ahmed M. El Wakil | President, Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME)

Jorge Borrego | Deputy Secretary General for Energy and Climate Action, Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)

Philippe Guillaumet | General Secretary, MedPorts

Xavier Torra | President, Technology Centre of Catalonia (EURECAT)

Miquel Marti | CEO, Barcelona Tech City

Amr Talaat | Minister of Telecommunication and Information Technologies, Government of Egypt

Natàlia Mas | Secretary for Foreign and European Union Action, Government of Catalonia

 

Keynote Speech

Fathallah Sijilmassi | Ex Secretary General, Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)

 

Opening Friday, 23rd November

Friday, 23rd November

 

Daurat Room

 

08:30 – 09:00

Registration & Morning Coffee

09:00 – 10:30

Opening Friday 23rd November – Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders

 

Introduction of the MedaWeek Barcelona – Opening Remarks

Anwar Zibaoui | General Coordinator, MedaWeek Barcelona


 

Miquel Valls | President, Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Services and Navigation of Barcelona

Ahmed M. El Wakil | President, Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME)

Houda Allal | General Director, Mediterranean Energy Observatory (OME)

Ghassan Aidi | President, International Hotels & Restaurant Association (IHRA) / President, Mediterranean Hotels and Restaurants Association (MHRA)

Isabel Romero | President, Halal Institute (Spain)

Aly Moselhy | Minister of Supply and Internal Trade, Government of Egypt

 

 

Cambra de Comerç de Barcelona

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Co-funded by:

European Regional Development Fund    A way to make Europe