Sulaimani Forum: Building the Future - Job Creation & Sustainable Economic Growth

The stability of Iraq, the Kurdistan Region as well as the wider region depends on promoting and sustaining viable economic growth and job creation. The panel explores the key reforms that need to be put in place and how meaningful reform can be effectively implemented and secured. 

Moderator: Abdulwahab Alkebsi, Deputy Director of Programs, Center for International Private Enterprise
Qubad Talabani, Deputy Prime Minister, Kurdistan Regional Government
Abdulrazzaq Albdul Jalil Al Essa, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research; Acting Minister of Finance, Government of Iraq
Mahdi Alaq, General Secretary of the Council of Ministers, Government of Iraq
Douglas A. Silliman, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq
Bayad Jamal, Bayad Corporation; AUIS Alumnus 
Christine van den Toorn, Director, Institute of Regional and International Studies, AUIS

The Fifth Annual Sulaimani Forum