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SME Competitiveness Outlook Launch event programme 2018

  • SME Competitiveness Outlook2018

    Launch event

    Date and time: Thursday, 20 September 2018, 13:30 – 15:00
    Buffet lunch from 13:00

    Location: Room W, Centre William Rappard, World Trade Organization
    154 Rue de Lausanne, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland


    13:00-13:30         Sandwich lunch buffet

    13:30-13:40         Welcome remarks: Ms. Arancha González, Executive Director, ITC

    13:40-13:50         Keynote remarks: Mr. Houlin Zhao, Secretary-General, ITU

    13:50-14:00         Presentation of the report findings: Ms. Marion Jansen, Chief Economist,

    14:00-15:00         SME Competitiveness Outlook: Business Ecosystems for the Digital Age
                                Panel discussion and Q&A


    H.E. Ms. Cheryl Spencer, Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations and its Specialized Agencies
    Mr. Nicholas Niggli, Director General, Directorate General for Economic Development, Research and Innovation, Republic and State of Geneva
    Ms. Ndeye Fatou Njie, Founder, TiGA, The Gambia
    Mr. Jovan Kurbalija, Executive Director and Co-lead Secretariat of the UN Secretary General High Level Panel on Digital Cooperation

    Moderated by Ms. Jacqueline Coté, Director Public Relations, Graduate Institute

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