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IEA Year-Round Events

COUNTRY MEMBER PRESENTATION

Heads of State and Ministers present investment opportunities

PRIVATE MEETINGS WITH HEADS OF STATE AND MINISTERS

Results-focused discussions on trade and investment

INTERACTIVE BUSINESS DISCUSSIONS

Keynotes on innovation and growth with global business leaders

GLOBAL INSIGHTS

The real stakes behind globalization, with Harvard Business School Professors and Academic Partners


Global Investment Symposium 2019

Entrepreneurship, investment, and trade are powerful contributors to economic prosperity, stability and improved relations among peoples. Yet today with the economic responsibilities of governments soaring during a time of increasing change and global economic competition, the world economy is at a turning point. Finding durable, equitable, and broadly-supported solutions to these challenges is imperative towards increasing stability and building long-term growth.


Past Symposia Speakers

  • His Excellency Juan Manuel Santos

  • Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani

  • Thomas Pickering

  • Julio Velarde

  • Magali Silva

  • Wunna Maung Lwin

  • Robert Lawrence

  • Laura Alfaro

  • Cynthia Schneider

  • Gretel Faremo

  • Irina Bokova

  • N’Diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo







Past Symposia Highlights


Past Events

  • His Excellency Juan Manuel Santos

    President of Colombia

  • Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani

    Minister of Economy and Trade

  • Thomas Pickering

    Ambassador

  • Julio Velarde

    Governor of Central Bank of Peru

  • Magali Silva

    Minister of Foreign Trade

  • William P. Lauder

    Executive Chairman of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

  • Wunna Maung Lwin

    Foreign Minister

  • Irakli Garibashvili

    Prime Minister

  • Floyd Wilson

    CEO of Halcon Resources

  • John Phelan

    Co-Managing Partner and Co-Founder of MSD Capital

  • Najib Razak

    Prime Minister

  • Uhuru Kenyatta

    President

Fleur Pellerin

Minister of Digital Economy, France

Ali Babacan

Deputy Prime Minister, Republic of Turkey

His Excellency Nguyễn Tấn Dũng

Former Prime Minister, Vietnam

His Excellency Giulio Terzi di Sant'Agata

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Italy


Impact of Our Symposia





  • The Late Sec. Peter G. Peterson

    "One country affects what happens in another country, and I don’t see how a businessperson today can be a thoroughly accomplished executive until they have a real understanding of the world economy."