Sarajevo, April 21, 2017.
Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF) for the year 2017 will begin from May 22. SBF is the Annual regional investment conference aimed at increasing support of regional companies, successfully organized since 2010 in partnership with Islamic Development Bank. Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina has been a patron of SBF each year.
SBF attracts over 1000 participants every year from more than 30 countries worldwide every year; increasing number of participants. It fetched significant local and international media coverage from 350+ media representatives with over 250 B2B meetings. It represents a platform for business networking and the exploration of investment opportunities in Southeast Europe with the sole objective of fostering economic development.
At SBF 2016, multiple MOUs were signed between domestic and foreign institutions. Energy agreement between JP Elektroprivreda BiH dd Sarajevo and CGGC-GED, China; MOU between BBI and Hebei Provincial Bureau of Investment promotion, People’s Republic of China; MOU between BBI and Karnataka region economic trade office from India; MOU between Dubai Exports, BBI and Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina and MOU between Dubai Exports and Agency for Investment and Competitiveness Croatia.
President and Prime Minister of Turkey, Prime Minister of Malaysia, Prime Minister of Serbia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar and Former Minister of Spain are the prominent statesmen that participated at SBF.