The European Business Council for Africa

EU-Ethiopia Business Forum 2019
hosted by European Commission

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 09:00 - 18:00

The Square, Brussels

The objective of this Forum is mainly to support and stimulate European private sector trade and investment.

During this high-level business forum you will hear practical information about doing business in Ethiopia and you can interact with top-officials from the Ethiopian Investment Commission and with other high-ranking officials from Ethiopia.

In the presence of Mr. Jyrki Katainen, vice-president of the European Commission and Commissioner for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, the day-long program will focus on four key sectors in Ethiopia. These sectors are:

  • Agroprocessing
  • Textile, apparel and leather
  • Pharmaceutical and medical
  • ICT

A delegation of business-leaders from Ethiopia is also expected, who shall be available for matchmaking during the event on May 14th, and the following day.

Please notice that access to the EU-Ethiopia Business Forum is free of charge but kindly keep in mind that a final selection of participants will be made by the organizers on May 7th.

The EU-Ethiopia Business Forum 2019 starts at 09:00, doors open at 8.

Please note that your participation to the event is subject to confirmation.

We hope to see you at the Forum.