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JORDAN-US INVESTMENT FORUM: Paving the Way for New Business Opportunities that Create Lasting Growth for US Companies and Jordan

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The Jordan U.S. Investment Forums, which are organized annually by the American Chamber of Commerce in Jordan, provide a platform for enhancing U.S. – Jordan business ties.

The 2018 Forum will have a particular focus on motivating companies to address the unprecedented challenge of the refugee crisis in Jordan, thereby enabling the private sector to grow their business while directly helping refugees and host communities by investing in and sourcing from Jordan.

The Forum will be held in two cities of New York on June 25th and in San Francisco on June 28th, and is being organized in partnership with the Tent Foundation and Connect.JO and is receiving support from USAID’s Jordan Competitiveness Program. 

The Forum is will bring together senior Jordanian government officials, international development organizations, and distinguished representatives of Jordanian and American businesses to highlight Jordan’s strong business and investment climate.

Join us to:

  • Learn about the investment and business climate in Jordan.
  • Identify opportunities for your company to expand its operations in Jordan.
  • Understand best practices about doing business in Jordan and forge new partnerships.
  • Hear from high-level officials from the Jordanian government and international institutions about national and global initiatives to help facilitate business investments in Jordan. 

Please email lana.nimri@amcham.jo with any questions about this forum.

organizers

 
 

SPEAKERS

  Eng. Mohammed Saad Bataineh  Chairman, AmCham - Jordan

Eng. Mohammed Saad Bataineh
Chairman, AmCham - Jordan

  Zaid Ayoub  Connect.JO

Zaid Ayoub
Connect.JO

  Dr. Loay M. Sehwail  Chairman, Jordan Industrial Estate Company

Dr. Loay M. Sehwail
Chairman, Jordan Industrial Estate Company

  Zaher Al Qatarneh  Director of Foreign Trade Policies, Ministry of Industry, Trade & Supply, Jordan

Zaher Al Qatarneh
Director of Foreign Trade Policies, Ministry of Industry, Trade & Supply, Jordan

  Ms. Zoë Harries  Director Marketing & Business Development, Investment Consulting Associates

Ms. Zoë Harries
Director Marketing & Business Development, Investment Consulting Associates

  Dr. Wissam Rabadi  Chief of Party, USAID Jordan- Jordan Competitiveness Program

Dr. Wissam Rabadi
Chief of Party, USAID Jordan- Jordan Competitiveness Program

  Benjamin Herzberg  Senior Private Sector Specialist Equitable Growth, Finance, and Institutions

Benjamin Herzberg
Senior Private Sector Specialist
Equitable Growth, Finance, and Institutions

  Gideon Maltz  Executive Director, Tent Foundation

Gideon Maltz
Executive Director, Tent Foundation

  K. S. Sanal Kumar  Chairman & Managing Director, Classic Fashion Apparel Industry Ltd. Co., Jordan

K. S. Sanal Kumar
Chairman & Managing Director, Classic Fashion Apparel Industry Ltd. Co.,
Jordan

  Bennett Cohen  Senior Investment Associate, Shell Ventures

Bennett Cohen
Senior Investment Associate, Shell Ventures

  Reem Khouri  Founder & CEO, Kaamen

Reem Khouri
Founder & CEO, Kaamen

  Niels Christian Nielsen  Managing Director, World Refugee Schools

Niels Christian Nielsen Managing Director, World Refugee Schools

AmCham - Jordan Team

  Rose M. Alissi  CEO

Rose M. Alissi
CEO

  Raghad Alkhojah  Deputy CEO, Head of Business Development

Raghad Alkhojah
Deputy CEO, Head of Business Development

  Lana Nimri  Legal Advisor, Head of FTA & Policy Unit

Lana Nimri
Legal Advisor, Head of FTA & Policy Unit