FT Morocco Series - Website
Four Seasons Pudong, Shanghai, Tuesday 28th May
Four Seasons Pudong, Shanghai
210 Century Avenue, 200120 Pudong District, Shanghai, China
Tel. +86 21 2036 8888 Fax. +86 21 2036 8800
Registration & Drinks Reception

Welcome Remarks
H.E. Mr. Jaafar Alj Hakim, Ambassador, Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in Beijing

Government Keynote Address
Abdelkader Aamara, Minister of Trade, Industry & New Technologies, Morocco


Panel Discussion

Morocco is fast emerging as a hub for accessing markets in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.Our panel of business leaders, investment
experts and veteran investors will discuss the key drivers behind investment in Morocco, examine the most exciting opportunities, in the automtoive, steel, agro-industry, cosmetics and pharmaceutical industry, and provide an overview of the incentives and policies in place to attract foreign investment.
  • What are the key growth markets for Chinese investors in Morocco?
  • What can be done to strengthen commercial and investment ties between China and Morocco?
  • Widening the lens, how will the Arab spring affect short and long-term investor sentiment in the MENA region?
  • Beyond BRICS: will investing in smaller emerging economies pay off in the long term?


    Abdelkader Aamara, Minister of Trade, Industry & New Technologies, Morocco
    Adil ChikhiDirector, Development & Strategic Marketing, Moroccan Agency for Investment Development (MAID).
    Dustin Pan, Founder, Flying Stone Capital
    Yong Wang, Vice President, CADFund

  • Moderated by
    Simon Rabinovitch, Beijing Correspondent, Financial Times 

Dessert and Coffee

Closing Remarks
Simon Rabinovitch, Beijing Correspondent, Financial Times