Political and economical fallout of the referendum | Opportunities and risks doing business in Turkey
30.05.2017, 8.30 - 10.00, CET
On April 16th, the electorate in Turkey voted in a constitutional referendum to change from a parliamentary-based political system to an executive presidency. In an already tense situation following the coup d’état and with an increasingly unstable geopolitical situation, Norwegian businesses, both those already present in Turkey or those evaluating market entry, are watching closely to understand the political and economic ramifications.
Agenda for the seminar
– Opening remarks from the Turkish Ambassador to Norway.
HE Şafak Göktürk
– What could be the political fallout of the referendum?
Siri Neset, researcher at Chr.Michelsen Institute
– Investing in Turkey – opportunities and risks
Bjørn Brandtzæg, CEO Clean Energy Invest
– Turkey–Norway relations
Janis Bjørn Kanavin, Special Envoy for Responsible Business at Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and former Ambassador to Turkey
– Closing remarks
Christy Lorgen, Director Corporate Intelligence, KPMG AS
Breakfast and registration from 08:00 to 08:30.
The seminar is free of charge and will be a great meeting place for executives, business developers, compliance professionals, government representatives, and academics. Sign up now and secure your seat.
KPMG AS | Corporate Intelligence
Markeds- og eventkoordinator