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Hamburg Business Day Oman

Growing  Investment Opportunities due to Sustainable Diversification
March 29th, 2010
09.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.
Chamber of Crafts Hamburg
 
Oman, rich in raw materials and politically stable, offers German companies promising markets due to its constant economic growth and its liberalization regarding foreign investments.
With the Hamburg Business Day Oman EMA informs German Companies, especially from northern Germany, about the economic development and investment and export opportunities in Oman and provides them with an opportunity to exchange expertise and knowledge with experts from the fields of economics and politics.
 
Programme
 
09.00 a.m. : Reception
 
09.30 a.m. : Greeting
  • Aziz Alkazaz, Deputy EMA-President
  • Dr. Dietmar Buchholz; Handwerkskammer Hamburg
  • Senator Dr. Herlind Gundelach; Behörde für Wissenschaft und Forschung
 
10.00 a.m. : Panel I: Economic Relations between Oman and Germany
  • Economic Relations between Oman and Germany. Support of Foreign Trade by the German Government; Dr. Klaus Hachmeier, Federal Ministry of Economics and Industry
  • Opportunities for German Companies in Oman; Holger Köhler, Ociped
  • Legal Framework; Dr.Stephan Jäger, Amereller Legal Cosultants
  • Hermes Export Credit Guarantees; Volker Knauth, Euler Hermes
11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
 
11:30 a.m. : Panel 2: Human Development and Consulting
  • Success Story of a German-Omani Joint Venture; Horst Häring, Managing Director Chemistry for Life Co.L.L.C., Muscat, Oman
  • Cooperation in the University Sector - GUTech German University of Technology in Oman; Prof. Michael Jansen, RWTH Aachen
  •  Opportunities for medical exchange between Germany and Oman; Prof. Dr. Dr. Michael Illert, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel
  • Advisory Skills for the Middle East;  Gerhard Werneier, Senior Consultant Horst Häring, Consulting & Communications, Frankfurt
 Discussion
1:00 p.m. Lunch
 
2:00 p.m. Panel 3: Tourism, Environment and Technics
  • Diversity & Perspectives in Tourism in Oman; Jasmin Taylor ,JT-Touristik
  • Oil Production`s Sewage – an Environmental Challenge; Dr. Roman Breuer ; Bauer Environment Oman
  • Opening and Privatisation of the energy Market in Oman for Investments and Production, Innovative Technologies in the Renewabale Energies Sector of Oman; Lisbeth Bechtel, Lawyer
Concluding Debate
Moderator:Prof. Dr. Fathi Franzmanthes