Emirate of Sharjah Business Seminar

16 Sep 2019


The US-UAE Business Council, The American Middle East Institute, and K&L Gates cordially invite you to a business seminar in Pittsburgh in honor of a high-level delegation from Sharjah, UAE. The seminar will take place at 12:00pm on Monday September 16, 2019 at the offices of K&L Gates.

The event will provide members of the local business community with the opportunity to directly engage key representatives of Sharjah's world-class public institutions in the education, research, business, and media sectors.

The delegation is led by His Excellency Marwan Al Sarkal, the Executive Chairman of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq.) Appointed by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Al Sarkal has established Shurooq as the driving force behind the transformation of Sharjah as a key investment, tourism, and business destination in the region.

Event Details:
Monday September 16, 2019
K&L Gates Center
210 6th Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

To register, please contact
Renee Gestrich

About Sharjah:
The Emirate of Sharjah, located in the center of the United Arab Emirates, is the third most populous emirate in the UAE after Dubai and Abu Dhabi. In addition to being the UAE's manufacturing and education hub, the Emirate of Sharjah was officially recognized as an Arab cultural capital by UNESCO and the Capital of Islamic Culture by the Organization of Islamic Countries Conference.

Sharjah has experienced rapid economic growth in the last decade. Stability, coupled with public investment in infrastructure and the expansion of free zones, has made Sharjah one of the most attractive destinations for business and foreign investment in the Middle East.

Event Date: 
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
Sponsored By: 
The U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council, The American Middle East Institute, and K&L Gates
Renee Gestrich, renee.gestrich@klgates.com
K&L Gates Center, 210 6th Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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