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

DAY 1

08:00 - 08:30

Registration

Welcome Reception

08:30

Opening Ceremonies - National Parliament Building

09:00 - 09:20

Welcome Message

Mr. Amer Bukvic, CEO of Bosna Bank International

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

09:20 - 09:40

Official Opening Session

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

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

09:40 - 10:20

Keynote Speeches

Dr. Denis Zvizdić, Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mr. Christian Danielsson, Director-General for Enlargement Negotiations and Neighborhood of the EC

H.E. General Vijay Kumar Singh, Union Minister of State for External Affairs, Republic of India

Mr. Mehmet Şimşek, Deputy Prime Minister, Republic of Turkey

Dr. Haris Silajdžić, former member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Founding Patron of SBF

10:20 - 10:45

Presentation Ceremony for the Sarajevo Business Bridge Awards

10:45 - 11:10

MOU Signing Ceremony

11:10 - 11:35

VVIP/VIP Media Photo Session

11:35 - 12:00

Statements for the Media and Coffee Break

12:00 - 13:00

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

Moderated by Dr. Goran Svilanović, Secretary General of the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC)

13:00 - 14:00

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

Moderated by Amer Kapetanović, Assistant Minister for Bilateral Relations, Bosnia and Herzegovina

14:00 - 16:00

Parallel Session: Islamic Economy Roundtable, organized by Dubai Exports and the Dubai Islamic Economy

Development Centre (Closed session - by Invitation Only) - Moderated by Dr. Ashraf Ali Mahate

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

08:00 - 09:00

Registration

09:00 - 09:05

Introductory Remarks

09:05 - 10:05

East Asia and Southeastern Europe: Current Opportunities and Future Potential

10:10 - 11:10

Central/Mid-Asia and Southeastern Europe: Benefitting from Close Historical Ties

11:11 - 12:00

Networking/Coffee Break

12:00 - 13:00

The European Perspective: Prospects for SEE Modernization and Harmonization with the EU

13:05 - 14:05

Dubai Session: Sharing Experiences with SEE

14:05 - 14:15

MOU Signings

14:20 - 14:30

Official Program Closing

14:35

Networking Lunch

16:00 - 18:00

Special Session: Indonesia/Bosnia and Herzegovina Business Roundtable (Hotel Malak Regency, Ilidža)

Wednesday, 24th May, 2017

08:00 - 17:00

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

* Speakers and panels are subject to change.