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Don’t miss IBBC Autumn Conference 2020
Meet Iraqi ministers and leading businesses in Iraq

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H.E. Mr Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismaael, Minister of Oil, Government of Iraq

Thursday, 19th November 2020, The Address Dubai Marina, Dubai

H.E. Mr Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismaael  Minister of Oil and H.E. Adnan Dirjal, Minister of Sport and Youth will be attending IBBC’s Autumn conference in Dubai to be held at the Address Hotel Dubai Marina on Thursday this week.

The Ministers will be joined by their advisers and number of Iraqi Government officials including Dr Abdulkareem Al Faisal, Chairman of the Prime Minister’s Advisory Commission and Dr Mohamad Shukri, Chairman of the Kurdistan Investment Board.

There will be 3 conference sessions focusing on Energy, Finance, and Infrastructure & Logistics. There will also be an online Tech Forum held in parallel to the main conference in the afternoon. Attendance for the conference has now reached over 120 delegates.

Register for this very important Iraq / IBBC Autumn Conference to hear and meet with representatives from BP, Shell, Siemens, PWC, Eversheds Sutherland, Basra Gateway Terminal, Serco, G4S, Gardaworld, International Islamic Bank, Master Card, SKA International, Stirling Education , Sardar Trading Agencies and many others.

Confirmed Speakers

H.E Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, UAE

H.E. Adnan Darjal Motar Al-Rubaye, Minister of Youth and Sports, Government of Iraq

Dr Mohamad Shukri, Chairman Board, Iraq Council of Ministers, Board of Investment, Kurdistan Regional Government

Mr Zaid Elyaseri, Vice President Iraq, BP

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne, the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for the Federal Republic of Iraq and President of the Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC).

Mr Ali Al-Janaby, Chairman of Shell Group of Companies – Iraq &UAE Vice President Shell Upstream – Iraq & UAE, Shell EP International Ltd.


Sponsorship opportunities for Members and Non-Members of IBBC are still available.

View IBBC Autumn Conference Agenda Here

View Covid-19 Guidelines at the Address Hotel Here


In parallel to the main conference, IBBC will be hosting:



Thursday 19th November, Zoom video conferencing platform

2:00pm Dubai Time, 10:00am London Time

Attendance to IBBC Tech Forum is free of charge

Please see more details for the Tech Forum here (not the main conference)


Registration below to the IBBC Autumn Conference at the Address Dubai Marina Hotel (attendance in person)