3rd Dinner Meeting Invitation

Invitation

The Saudi Association for Energy Economics (SAEE) is delighted to invite you to its Third Dinner Meeting. On this occasion, Dr. John Sfakianakis, Chief Economist of Banque Saudi Fransi and Chief Economist, Middle East North Africa for Credit Agricole C.I.B. will present “Saudi Arabia’s Economy and the Energy Predicament.” Moreover, during this gathering we would like to share the SAEE’s last year accomplishments and future prospective.

The event will take place at Asharqiyah Chamber on Saturday, the 29th of May.

You are encouraged to register online for this event by filling the form in the right side of the page.

On behalf of the council members, we would like to also invite you to join SAEE and encourage you to complete your membership application via our website.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions:

Dr. Nasser Al-Dossary
Council Secretary
Secretary@saudiaee.org

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Registration

Early registration is closed. You can still register in the event venue. On-site registration will be from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm. Priority will be given to early registrants and SAEE members. See you in our 3rd SAEE Dinner Meeting.

Events Details

Location:Event Date:

Event Time:

Fees:

Asharqiyah Chamber, Khobar, KSAMay 29, 2010

7:00 p.m.

FREE

Event Agenda

7:00 – 7:10 PM Reception and Welcome Remarks. SAEE President
7:10 – 7:25 PM Speech by Asharqiah Chamber Chairman, Mr. Abdulrahman R. Al Rashed
7:25 – 8:15 PM Saudi Arabia’s Economy and the Energy Predicament By Dr. John Sfakianakis
8:15 – 8:30 PM Questions and Answers Session
8:30 PM Dinner

Abdulrahman R. Al Rashed, Asharqiah Chamber Chairman
Abdulrahman R. Al Rashed. Asharqiah Chamber Chairman
عمل عبدالرحمن الراشد كرئيس لغرفة الشرقية منذ الدورة 14 ،وحقق خلال هذه الفترة العديد من الإنجازات التي بلورت عمل الغرفة كجهة خدمية للقطاع الخاص،وكجهة أضافت، ومازالت تسعى إلى تطوير وتنمية كل ما من شأنه الرقي بالاقتصاد الوطني عموما ،واقتصاد المنطقة الشرقية على وجه الخصوص.
ومن هذا المنطلق كان من الطبيعي أن يتجه عمله التطوعي للغرفة، إلى جوهر القضايا وعصبها مباشرة، تفعيلا لرؤية غرفة الشرقية، التي تقوم على رعاية مصالح قطاع الأعمال في المنطقة الشرقية، وتحقيقا لرسالتها التي تنطوي على التميز في تقديم خدمات عالية الجودة والمستوى ،وتلبي تطلعات قطاع الأعمال وتسهم في تطوير إمكاناته وموارده واستثماراته.
كما أنه استطاع أن يطلق من خلال الغرفة، مبادرات متميزة ،تتبنى برامج طموحة، وتوجه أنظار الداخل والخارج -معا- إلى مواطن القوة ومراكز الوعد، التي تشكل فرصا حقيقية للاستثمار، وتسهم في تطوير المنطقة الشرقية كعاصمة للصناعات الخليجية،إلى جانب الإضافة إلى قدرات القطاع الخاص ومكاسبه.
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Dr. John Sfakianakis
Chief Economist of Banque Saudi Fransi

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Sfakianakis is the Group General Manager and Chief Economist of Banque Saudi Fransi and Chief Economist, Middle East North Africa for Credit Agricole C.I.B. Dr. Sfakianakis has also served as SABB’s (Saudi British Bank) Chief Economist in Riyadh. He publishes frequently on Saudi economic and trade issues as well as issuing the first business confidence index report by a Saudi-based bank. He regularly contributes articles for the international and local printed media. He is often a commentator in major regional and international news channels such as Al Arabiya, BBC, CNBC, CNN, Bloomberg. Prior to joining SABB, Dr. Sfakianakis was the Chief Regional Economist for Samba Financial Group. He also worked for the United National Development Program (UNDP) seconded at the Ministry of Economy and Planning of Saudi Arabia where he served as part of the 8th planning team for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He has also worked for the World Bank as an economist. Dr. Sfakianakis holds a BSc. from the London School of Economics and Political Science, an M.A. from the School of Oriental and African Studies and a Ph.D. from Harvard University.

Location

The event will take place in Asharqiyah Chamber located at Dammam-Khobar Highway.

Tel : +966 3 857-1111 Email: info@chamber.org.sa

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Location: Event Date: Event Time: Fees: Asharqiyah Chamber, Khobar, KSA January 23, 2010 7:15 p.m. SR 80 for SAEE members SR 120 for nonmembers
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