20 February 2018: Driving Economic Growth in the MENA region: Saudi Arabia, UAE and Iraq
On February 20th 2018, the Centre for Economic Growth at INSEAD co-organized with Chatham House an insightful event on “Driving Economic Growth in the MENA region: Saudi Arabia, UAE and Iraq” for UK audiences in London. The event explored opportunities and challenges that the respective national visions present to international investors and the business community.
We were honoured to welcome HE Dr. Aisha Bin Bishr, Director General at Smart Dubai, and Dr. Lama Al Sulaiman, Deputy Chairwoman at Jeddah Chamber of Commerce & Industry as speakers for the first session on Saudi Arabia and the UAE as well as Dr. Mattia Romani, Managing Director for Economics, Policy and Governance at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Professor Sabah Mushatat, Prime Minister’s Advisor on Investment and Reconstruction for the Republic of Iraq, and Dr. Luay Al-Khatteeb, Executive Director at the Iraq Energy Institute as speakers for the second session on Iraq.
28 November 2017: INSEAD, CEG and Google: High-Level Roundtable Discussion on the UAE Talent Competitiveness Index 2017 and the Significance of Education and Technology in Creating High-skill Ecosystems
INSEAD, CEG and Google held a high-level roundtable discussion on the future of work with representatives from the public and private sector as well as NGO’s and academia in Abu Dhabi on November 28th. The discussion was based on policy recommendations from the MENA Talent Competitiveness Index 2017, which was launched last May at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa in Jordan and with expert input from participants.
Read more on the press release.
World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa
Press Conference: An In-Depth Look at the State of Talent in the Arab World
Global & Regional Economic Outlook and implications for the GCC
INSEAD and ILO Evidence Symposium: Promoting Entrepreneurship for Inclusive Growth and Decent Jobs
The Role of the Private Sector in Addressing the Region’s Humanitarian Crisis
UNHCR/CEG Event : How the Private Sector Engages in the Humanitarian Response to the Refugee Crisis in MENA
Read more at Zawya
Launch event for the MENA Talent Competitiveness Index (MTCI) 2015
Download report: MTCI 2015
Re-dynamizing the Job Machine
Download Report: Re-dynamizing the Job Machine
Launch of the Centre for Economic Growth (CEG)
CNN Video for CEG Launch