GFMD Dhaka Summit 2016 – Business meeting

When:
December 11, 2016 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
2016-12-11T18:15:00+06:00
2016-12-11T20:00:00+06:00
Where:
Bangabandhu International Convention Center, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Agargaon
Dhaka
Bangladesh
Contact:
GFMD Business Mechanism
+41 22 929 00 06

Role of Business in achieving orderly and responsible migration, particularly in view of the Global Compact on Migration

Summary report

Concept Note – GFMD Business Meeting Dhaka

Agenda:

Moderator: Ms. Linda Kromjong, Secretary-General, International Organisation of Employers (IOE)

Opening remarks:
Md. Shahriar Alam, MP, State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh
Ms. Linda Kromjong, Secretary-General, International Organisation of Employers (IOE)

Presentation of the Business position paper and recommendations:
Ms. Lynn Shotwell, Executive Director, Council for Global Immigration (CFGI)

Discussants:
Mr. Murtaza Khan, Partner, Fragomen (Fragomen)
Mr. Stephen Cryne, CEO and President, Canadian Employee Relocation Council (CERC)
Mr. Arif Dowla, Group Managing Director, Advanced Chemical Industries Limited (ACI)
Mr. Gary Slaiman, Corporate Outreach Advisor, Talent Beyond Boundaries (TBB)
Mr. William Gois, Regional Coordinator, Migrant Forum in Asia (MFA)
Ms. Sofia Östmark, Deputy Director, Head of Global Migration Issues, Division for Migration and Asylum Policy, Ministry of Justice, Sweden
H.E. Mr. Devrim Öztürk, Ambassador of Turkey in Bangladesh
H.E. Mr. Eduard Gnesa, Special Ambassador for International Cooperation in Migration, Switzerland

Open discussion

Speakers biographies