November 15, 2016: Dawood Al Shezawi (CEO, Annual Investment Meeting organizing committee) signed a strategic MoU with Ahmed Akhchichine (President, Marrakech-Safi region, Kingdom of Morocco) to organize Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) – Africa chapter, in Marrakesh on 29-31 October, 2017 under the theme- the future investment landscape of Africa: sustainable investment through innovation and partnership.
AIM reflects the UAE-Moroccan economic co-operation in particular and UAE-Africa co-operation in general.
By the virtue of this agreement, Marrakesh will be the first to host Annual Investment Meeting outside the UAE.
AIM-Africa chapter will include a number of events, workshops and meeting between investors and government delegations as exhibitors will showcase the latest projects in the African continent, which represents to enhance investment opportunity and present them to potential international investors. According to Al Shezawi, â€œIt shall provide an integral platform for the meeting of the worldâ€™s top investors and government officials from African countries to participate, enabling exchange of information on procedures, investment laws and convergence of views in order to provide a favorable environment for strengthening the relations that would stimulate more investment and address many of the issues and activities related to direct investment.â€
AIM-Africa chapter 2017, will highlight how Africa is transforming what the new investment trends in the continent are, who are the main players and what are the rules of the investment game.