THE FIRST FINLAND PAKISTAN BUSINESS SUMMIT
4-5 FEBRUARY, 2014
THE AGENDA FOR THE FIRST DAY – TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH, 2014
10:00 – ”Balancing perceptions, creating opportunities”
Moderator of the Summit, Mr. Kamran Rizvi, Founding Director, Navitus
10:15 – “Opening the Summit and welcoming delegates”, Mr. Tariq Fatmi, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs.
10:30 – ”Development of Finland-Pakistan economic relations; a lot of unused potential.”, H.E. Mr. Rauli Suikkanen , Ambassador of Finland to Pakistan
10:45 – ”Pakistan’s angle on the information age”, Ms. Anusha Rehman, Minister of State for Information Technology
11:00 – ”Why to invest in Pakistan”, Mr. Miftah Ismail, Chairman Board of Investment
11:15 – “Facilitation by the Commerce Ministry”, Mr. Qasim Niaz , Federal Secretary of Commerce
11:30 ”Why we are here together today and where we can go?”, Wille Eerola, CEO Riddes Corporation, Chairman of the Finland Pakistan Business Council
11:50 – ”The second highest performing stock exchange in the world”, Mr. Myan Ayaz Afzal, Managing Director, Islamabad Stock Exchange
12:05 – ”Where Pakistan in going in the age of 3G”, Dr. Ismail Shah, Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority
12:20 – ”Plenty of Opportunities hardly any competition”, Mr. Matti Naakka, Board of Intempestivus Advisors International
12:45 – “Academia’s role in building a knowledge economy and how institutions such as NUST are playing a key role.” Ms. Rabia Shoaib, Director Corporate Advisory Council, NUST
13:00 – “Making your business operation as smooth as possible, a Few Words about Security in Pakistan”, Mr. Patrik Säilä, Senior Protocol Officer, Office of the Finnish Roving Ambassador to Pakistan.
13:15 – Lunch & Networking – Hosted by Wavetec , The Technology Company
14:30 – B2B Meetings creating new contacts, new relations and new business.