The Canada Arab Business Council (CABC) will be launching its webinar series over the next several months on doing business in the Arab world. The first webinar in this series was held on Wednesday April 22 at 10:00 EDT / 18:00 GST with the objective to provide a current update on doing business in the Arab World and Expo 2020 Dubai in the aftermath of the global outbreak of COVID-19.
Moderated by CABC Chair, Scott Jolliffe, this webinar featured government and industry leaders highlighting what’s happening in the Arab world, the impact of COVID-19, the implications of the postponement of the world expo, and other topics relevant to Canada/Arab business relationships and opportunities.
• André Frenette, Interim Commissioner General for Canada @ World Expo 2020
• Jody Becker, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, EllisDon
• Phillip Jones, Managing Director MENA, B+H Architects, and Chairman of the Canada Business Council Dubai and Northern Emirates