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Provisional Conference Program

New Technologies – New Products – New Services – New Opportunities



The Ceremonial Opening will be held on Thursday, 27th of January afternoon, in the presence of Lebanese and International Dignitaries.




The plenary sessions will include presentations from distinguished speakers, government officials, international organisation representatives and business and professional leaders. The provisional program includes topics such as:

  • Lebanese Government and Officials Anticipations on Reconstruction Priorities and needs
  • International Organizations Decisions and perspective
  • Public and Private Finance for reconstructions analysis
  • Lebanese Blueprint and Scenarios

Access to the Conference and Workshops is free of charge with a simple online registration.

The conference has not requested any public funding. It is totally funded thanks to the Investment of the organisers and the support of partners, exhibitors and sponsors.

The final program of the ceremonial opening and plenary sessions will be announced soon.


Registration to the Seminars & Workshops
is free of charge with a
simple online registration
as a Visitor.





Thursday, 27th of January 2022, Central European Time (CET)

13:55 – 14:00

Andreas Kaisis, IMC Expo Centre President


14:00 – 15.15

Mohamed Choucair, Chairman of the Federations of Chambers of Commerce
Industry and Agriculture of Lebanon
Mohamed Abi Haidar, Director General, Lebanon Ministry of Economy and Trade
Maria Helena de Felipe Lehtonen, President of the Federation of Mediterranean Businesswomen, former President of the European Economic and Social Committee
Nicoletta Bombardiere, Italian Ambassador in Beirut, G 20 2021 Presidency
Antonio Paoletti, President of Euro-Med TDS Initiative
Kristina Kanapinskaite, European Investment Bank Representatives for Lebanon


15:15– 19:00

Debating Beirut and Lebanon’s Recovery
An introductory Lecture

15:15 – 15:30

Economy and Companies at work
Luigi Troiani, Secretary General Euro-Med TDS

15:30 – 15:45

Fady Gemayel, Association of Lebanese Industrialists, President

15:45 – 16:00

Roberto Carpaneto, EFCA Board Member, OICE Vice president for International Affairs

16:00 – 16:15

Maher Al Mahrouq, Jordan Chamber of Industry, Director General

16:15 – 16:30

Luigi Ciarrocchi, Assorisorse, Natural Resources and Sustainable Energies President

16:30 – 16:45

Albert Aoun, Lebanon Italian Business Council

16:45 – 17:00

Giordano Emo Capodilista, Confagricoltura, General Confederation of Italian
Agriculture, Vice President

17:00 –17:15

Samir Majoul, Tunisian Union for Industry, Commerce and Handicrafts, President

17:15 – 17:30

Zeno D'Agostino, Ports Association, President Port System Authority

17:30 – 17:45

Abdallah Sultan Al Owais, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
Arab Emirates

17:45 – 18:00

Simona Rapastella, Federunacoma Italian Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Associations, Director General

18:00 – 18:15

Ibrahim M. Al-Arabi, Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce, President

18:15 – 18:30

Omar Moro, Federation of Moroccan Chambers of Commerce and Industry,

18:30 – 18:45

Barbara Colombo, Ucimu, Association of Manufacturer of Machine Tool Robot Automation, President

18:45 – 19:00

Sekib AVDAGİÇ Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, President

19:00 – 19:15

Roberta Datteri, Confederation of Crafts and Small and Medium Enterprises
Vice President


Conclusions and Summing Up

Rebuild Beirut

Investing in the future of Lebanon

The online event aims to express the solidarity of the International community towards the Lebanese people, provide participants with an extensive knowledge of the current Lebanese situation and future prospects, create a framework for a dialogue, and generate concrete business opportunities.

Contact Info

62 Kampou, 2030 Strovolos, Nicosia, Cyprus
+357 22455240