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8th WORLD FREE ZONE CONVENTION
OPTIONAL TRAINING COURSES/WORKSHOPS

DAY ONE Sunday 30th November 2008

09.30 One Day Training Course A

PORTS (COASTAL AND INLAND) AND AIRPORTS ZONE DEVELOPMENT, LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Hans Vermij, International Transport Economist and Michiel de Jong, Senior Project Manager and Consultant, DHV Group, Amersfoort & Rotterdam, The Netherlands


14.15 Half Day Workshop B

PRACTICAL ASPECTS OF INVESTING IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES (EDZs) IN ASIA

Selecting the optimal location for your manufacturing or services investment in Asia
Understanding what investment incentives are available for and how to qualify
Minimizing risk in real estate transactions and the business registration/approvals process
Real estate and investment incentives negotiations strategies and tactics
John Evans and Dennis Meseroll, Directors, Tractus Asia, Bangkok, Thailand & James Ku, Manager, Tractus Asia, Shanghai, China


Evening

18.00 Discussion Group (2 hr)

TOWARDS A ZONE CERTIFICATION PROGRAMME

Michael Likosky
, Columbia Law School and Expert to UNCTAD, New York, USA


DAY TWO Monday 1st December 2008

08.00 Presentation & Briefing

'PRACTITIONERS' GUIDE TO ZONE DEVELOPMENT'

FIAS SEZ Team, Investment Climate Department, International Finance Corporation, The World Bank Group, Washington, DC


09.30 One Day Training Course C

IDENTIFYING AND MAXIMISING INCENTIVES FOR BUSINESS

Ann G. Kayman, Chief Executive Officer, New York Grant Company, New York, USA


09.45 Half Day Workshop D

ZONE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES - GETTING ALL THE PLAYERS ONSIDE

Aligning public and private interests - Delegation of Authority - Preserving the Democratic Process while Forging Ahead - Institutional Challenges and Change Management - Sharing Success
Jim O'Gara, Senior Vice President, AECOM International Development, Washington, DC




Investors' Day Presentations (p.m.)

Presenters and timings to be confirmed


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