Iraq Britain Business Council, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 06929280
Registered as an NGO in Iraq with registration number 2D76194


25 November, The Address Dubai Marina, Dubai

13:45 - 18:00


'Agents of Change 

The Opportunity for Tech in Iraq'

Iraq Britain Business Council is bringing together the leading companies involved in Tech in Iraq to discuss the various strands of Tech and the evident possibilities for investment and engagement in Iraq.  

IBBC wants to encourage development of the Tech sector in Iraq as a means to modernise the economy, provide new services for Business, Government and Consumer sectors, to support Education, Health, Finance and Energy sectors, and encourage jobs and activity for young people.

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Sessions will focus on:  

  • Iraq's Burgeoning Tech Ecosystem

  • FinTech 

  • E-Government


13:45: Registration & Coffee

14:00: Session 1

Iraq's Burgeoning Tech Ecosystem: How Entrepreneurs & Investors can capitalize on Iraq's rising tech tide

Chair: Mohammed Khudairi, Khudairi Group

Nicolas Bruylants, CitrussTV; Tamer Qaddumi, Venturesouq; Ibrahim Menna, Careem; Ahmen Hanandeh, Switch


15:00: Session 2 - Expositions & Presentations

E-Government & Citizen

Chair: Botan Osman, Restrata Group

Hiwa Afandi; Department of IT Kurdistan Regional Government;

Mr Fadi Hani Avaya; Chrsytèle Dumont Microsoft

15:30: Tea & Coffee

15:45: Session 2 Resumed - Discussions & Questions

E-Government & Citizen

16:30: Session 3


Chair: Ahmed Elkady, EY Iraq

Gouranga Dhanagare; CitiBankDuha Mohamad, Central Bank of Iraq, Ziad Khalaf, International Development Bank

18:00: End of Conference

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