Strategy Forum (the Forum) aims
to advance the state of the region by bringing
together key regional stakeholders to engage
in activities that bridge differences and build
opportunities for growth and prosperity in the
together participants from both the private
and public sectors from the region to share
perspectives and discuss issues of crucial
relevance to the region.
a platform for constructive networking among
the regions business executives, government
decision makers, academic experts and other
representatives from civil society from within
the region and around the world.
results-oriented partnerships and alliances
between and among business, government, academic,
intellectual and other leaders of civil society.
major economic, government and societal issues
confronting the region and define policy options
to address such issues
underlying mission of the Forum is to create
a new business and economic constellation
among the countries of the region and to operate
as a catalyst for discussion, debate and networking
among key representatives from the region.
The region is defined as the Gulf and Levant,
South Asia, Central Asia, East Africa and
North Africa (the region).
Forum accomplishes its mission by setting-up
an annual meeting of prominent business executives,
leading government figures, experts from academia,
and key representatives of civil society and
the media. Together they address the critical
economic, government and societal issues affecting
the region in a forward-looking, action-oriented
structure of the Forum is designed to promote
a constructive and collaborative approach
to regional issues. The Forum includes plenary
sessions of featured speakers and panel discussions,
seminars, workshops, working lunches, bilateral
meetings and various networking events.