6th Advantage Forum: Program and speakers

 

GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES FOR GROWTH & TRADE
USA, EUROPE, AFRICA & MIDDLE EAST
Sixth Edition

 

FOCUS: ADVANTAGE FINANCIAL ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT
with the endorsement of the President of the Italian Republic
and under the aegis of the Ministry of the Environment

 

Monday, May 12, 9:00 a.m. CET
Four Seasons Hotel, Auditorium
Via Gesù 6/8, Milano

 

PROGRAM

 

Introduction
Francesco Confuorti, Advantage Financial

Moderators

Aly-Khan Satchu, Rich Mgmt.
John Hooper, The Economist
Andrea Cabrini, Class CNBC

Panel I – NORTH & EAST AFRICA ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Francesco Confuorti, Advantage Financial
Peter Mwangi, Nairobi Securities Exchange
Domenico Fanizza, IMF, African Dept.
Ragnar Gudmundsson, IMF, Kenya
Light lunch

PANEL II – COMMERCE AND TRADE

Efisio Luigi Marras, Ministero degli Affari Esteri, Direttore Generale per la Mondializzazione e le Questioni Globali
Julius Kipng’etich, Equity Bank, Kenya
Carole Kariuki, Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), Kenya
Mohammed Kamel Amr, former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Egypt
Alessandro Plateroti, Il Sole 24 Ore

 

Panel III – GLOBAL ECONOMIC OUTLOOK & COMPETITIVENESS

Charles Calomiris, Columbia Business School, IMF
Marco Annunziata, GE
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Harvard University
Alain Bifani, Director, Ministry of Finance, Lebanon
Mohamadou Niang, African Development Bank

 

Simultaneous translation