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Lusaka Business Seminar – Opportunities for Swedish & Zambian Companies
April 17 @ 9:30 am - 7:30 pm
Lusaka Business Seminar – Tuesday April 17th
Doing Business in Zambia – Opportunities for Swedish & Zambian Companies
SSACC, in partnership with the Embassy of Sweden in Zambia and the Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI), have the pleasure to invite all participants of the SSACC Business Delegation to a one-day seminar ”Doing Business in Zambia”, covering essential first-hand information from Government Officials, Private Sector Institutions and Regulators as well as the Business community.
Participants from Swedish and Zambian business operators will share their knowledge and experience on operating in the Zambian business climate, its’ challenges and opportunities.
The program allows for ample time for networking – during the coffee breaks, lunch and the cocktail mingle in the evening hosted by the Embassy of Sweden.
SSACC Business Delegation, Embassy of Sweden, Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Zambia Development Agency, Zambia Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Zambia Regulatory Authorities, Banking and Manufacturing Associations, Swedish Companies operating in Zambia, Zambian Industry players and other key stakeholders
09:30: Coffee/Tea – registration
10:00: Welcome – SSACC, Swedish Ambassador
Why Invest in Zambia?
Michael Nyirenda, President, Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI)
Perry Mapani, Director General, Zambia Development Agency (ZDA)
Kayula Siame, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry
Ambassador Bengt Carlsson, Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Anders Craft, Senior Investment Manager – Swedfund
Swedish Delegation – 3-minutes pitch per company
12-13 LUNCH – Mingle
Kudzai Madzivanyika, Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
Manuel Mutale, Director General, Zambian Bureau of Standards
Leonard Mwanza, CEO, Zambia Banking Association
Sydney Chibbabbuka,Customs Commissioner, Zambia Revenue Authority
Chipego Zulu, CEO, Zambian Association of Manufactures
Patrick Mutimushi, Director General, Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority
15:00: Coffee Break
Voices from Private Sector
Lukonga Lindunda, CEO, Bongo Hive; Mawano; Kambeu, CEO, Dot Com Zambia; Bruce Bouchard; Executive Director, Pangea Securities Zambia; Sipho P. M. Phiri, Executive Chairman, Western Power Company Limited; Gabriel Mumba, Executive Board Chairman, Emerging Cooking Solutions (supaMoto Energy)
17:00: Cocktail mingle at the Swedish Embassy
Questions and Registration: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Person: Åsa Jarskog, President, SSACC: +46 707517138