Date(s) - 28/02/2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
As part of the visit of a high-level Health Delegation from Bangladesh, Asia House, together with Novo Nordisk, the Danish Embassy in Dhaka and The Danish Pharmaceutical Association, is pleased to invite you to a Business Forum on Danish business opportunities in Bangladesh on Tuesday 28th February from 14.00-17.00.
The first part of The Business Forum will focus on business opportunities within the Bangladesh health sector. The second part will be a discussion on how Danish companies can approach the challenging business opportunities in Bangladesh.
The Business Forum will have a very strong line-up of speakers representing the Bangladesh Health Authorities and relevant Danish business cases from Bangladesh presented by Novo Nordisk and Arla.
The Business Forum is a unique opportunity to get a detailed understanding about doing business in Bangladesh.
14.00 Welcome, Susanne Rumohr Hækkerup, Executive Director of Asia House
14.05 Opening speech, Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador of Bangladesh to Denmark
14.15 Key note speech, Dr. Md. Sirajul Islam, Health Secretary, Bangladesh
14.30 “A long term commitment needed in a challenging but important market”, Anand Shetty, General Manager Novo Nordisk, Bangladesh
14.55 “How government cooperation on health care can lead to a strengthened business platform for the Danish Health Care and Pharmaceutical Industry”, Anette Steenberg, Global Industry Teamleader, Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
15.20 Coffee break
15.40 “Denmark and Bangladesh – a history of business”, Mikael Hemniti Winther, Ambassador to Bangladesh
15.55 “A challenging market with big opportunities”, Kasper T. Nielsen, Director Global Trade Policy and Regional Affairs, Arla
16.10 Panel discussion “Doing business in Bangladesh – challenges and opportunities”
16.40 Closing remarks, Susanne Rumohr Hækkerup, Executive Director of Asia House
Please register here