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Description

Interested in expanding your business relations in Senegal, Cabo Verde or Guinea Conakry? On behalf of RVO and the Embassy of the Netherlands in Dakar, NABC is glad to invite you to the Business Day Senegal, Cabo Verde and Guinea Conakry. 

The Dutch Ambassador in Dakar, the investment promotion agencies from the three countries as well as consultants who have performed several sector studies will present business opportunities in these countries that might interest your business, knowledge institute or non-profit organization. Also, representatives of Dutch companies already active in the three countries will share their experience of doing business.

This Business Day will thus be a great opportunity to deepen your insights in the business potential of Senegal, Cabo Verde and Guinea and we hope to be able to welcome you there.

At the end of the day, a cocktail will be organized at the location of the event. 

Organisers: The Embassy of the Netherlands in Dakar and RVO, in collaboration with NABC
Location: NH Hotel, World Trade Center, The Hague
Participation fee: Free
Date: 26 January 2017
Time: 09.00 - 18.00
Language: English

Programme

Please find the programme distributed during the event here

08:30 - 09:00  Coffee and registration

09.00 - 09.20

 

Opening speeches

 Ambassador of the Netherlands in Dakar: H.E.M. Theo Peters
 Ambassador of Senegal: H.E.M. Dr. Momar DIOP
 Ambassador of Guinea: H.E.M. Dr. Ousmane SYLLA
 Ambassador of Cabo Verde: H.E.M. José Filomeno MONTEIRO

09.20 - 
09.50

Doing business in Senegal

Soda Diop BA (APIX)
Famke Schaap: Entrepreneur’s Guide to Senegal

09.50 - 
10.10

Doing business in Guinea 

TOURE Gnalen OULARE (APIP)

10.10 - 
10.30
 Doing business in Cabo Verde Nuno Levy (Cabo Verde TradeInvest)

10.30 – 10.45

 Break

10.45 – 11.45

Panel discussion with companies: 'Experiences in doing business'

 Moderated by Marina Diboma (NABC): 
 - Dietrik Huizing (Houz International) for Senegal 
 - Arnout Nuijt (Atlantico Business Development) for Cabo Verde 
 - Rene Meeuws (STC Nestra) for Guinea 

11.45 - 
12.45

Business opportunities in the agricultural sector 

Moderated by Mackenzie Masaki (NABC)

Senegal: Soda Diop BA (APIX) / Hans Ham: market study agriculture
Cabo Verde: Nuno Levy (Cabo Verde TradeInvest) / Mr. Amilcar Monteiro 
GuineaMme TOURE Gnalen OULARE (APIP)

12.45 - 
13.45

Lunch break 

13.45 - 
14.45

Business opportunities in the energy sector 

Moderated by Irène Visser (NABC)

Senegal: Soda Diop BA (APIX)
Cabo Verde: Mr. Nuno Levy (Cabo Verde TradeInvest) / Mr. Amilcar Monteiro: specific opportunities in the sector
GuineaMme TOURE Gnalen OULARE (APIP)

14.45 - 
15.45

Business opportunities in the maritime sector 

Moderated by Irène Visser (NABC)

Senegal: Soda Diop BA (APIX) / Royal Haskoning DHV: maritime opportunities in Senegal
Cabo Verde: Nuno Levy (Cabo Verde TradeInvest) / Amilcar Monteiro: specific opportunities in the sector   
GuineaTOURE Gnalen OULARE (APIP)

Presentation from Alexander Zalocosta (Senegal Minergy Port) 

15.45 - 
16.00

Break 

16.00 -
17.00 

Business opportunities in the tourism sector 

Moderated by Irène Visser (NABC)

Senegal: Soda Diop BA (APIX)
Cabo Verde: Nuno Levy (CVTI) / Amilcar Monteiro: specific opportunities in the sector 
GuineaTOURE Gnalen OULARE (APIP)


17.00 
 
Closing  Irène Visser (NABC)
17.00 - 18.00 Cocktail  

APIX = Promotion des Investissements et Grands Travaux (Senegal) 

CVTI = Cabo Verde TradeInvest (Cabo Verde) 

APIP = Agence de Promotion des Investissements Privés (Guinea)

Practical information

You can find here the list of participants

Factsheet

  • Doing Business Report Series Worldbank : here 
  • Sectorial informations on the 3 countries : here

Event details

Business Day Senegal, Cabo Verde & Guinea
From January 26, 2017
Till January 26, 2017
MultiSector
NABC events
Seminar
Den Haag, Netherlands
faustine.lescanne@nabc.nl
+31 6 13 14 87 48