Sulaimani Forum: Crisis of Governance and Imperative of Reform

The panel addresses the challenges Middle East states face in moving to a virtuous political and economic cycle and what measures need to be implemented to cement lasting reform.

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