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Country Presentation & B2B Meetings Between Italian And Egyptian Companies

Focus sectors:

Agribusiness, Mechanics & textile, Construction, Pharmaceutical, Furniture

21st October 2020


10.00-10.15 Opening session

·    Barbara Beltrame, Vice President for Internationalization, Confindustria

·    Hisham Badr, Ambassador, Embassy of Egypt in Rome

·    Giovanni Ottati, President, Confindustria Assafrica & Mediterraneo

10.15-10.30 Country overview: economic outlook and response to Covid-19

·    Ahmed Maghawry, Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry and Head of the Egyptian Commerical Service

10.30-10.45 Business opportunities in Egypt: focus sectors and perspectives for Italian companies

·    Tarek Tawfik, Vice Chairman of the Federation of Egyptian Industries

10.45-11.00 Financial support and instruments for the Egyptian market

·    Angelico Iadanza, Head of the SACE office in Cairo

·    Khalid Hamza, Associate Director, Deputy Head of Egypt EBRD

11.00-11.15 Investing in the Suez Canal Economic Zone

·    Waleid Gamaleldin, Chief Executive Officer, Suez Canal Economic Zone

11.15 Ending session


Moderator: Francesca Pasquarelli, International Affairs - Confindustria


Working language: English/Italian
Duration of B2B meetings: 2 hours (11 am / 1 pm)

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Confindustria International Meeting Platform

We manage virtual events, webinars and B2B meetings with national and international Institutions, Business Associations, Financial bodies and Businesses.

Confindustria has long been engaged in building relations with international partners, reinforcing synergies with industrial associations and international bodies for the development of joint projects and initiatives with the aim of fostering business and partnership opportunities for Italian companies of all sectors and sizes on foreign markets. Our international activity involves the development of business missions abroad, incomings of foreign business delegations, B2B meetings, seminars, workshops, country presentations. In times of changes, Confindustria has developed its International Meeting Platform to host its International activities in virtual mode. Here, you will be able to take part to our Events, Webinars and B2B Meetings.