About the Summit
The first edition of THE BANGLADESH GLOBAL SUMMIT will be held on the Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th of November 2016 at Berjaya Times Square Hotel (1, Jalan Imbi 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia). AEBA is an organization established on the 1st and 2d of December 2012 in Athens (Greece) by individuals, organizations and institutions of Bangladesh living in Europe. AEBA's mission is to promote all forms of mutual assistance, solidarity and exchange of economic, political, diplomatic, industrial, scientific and socio-cultural know-how between the European Union and Bangladesh. The main objective of the Bangladesh Global Summit 2016 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is to strengthen the network of Bangladeshi expatriates established on the European, African, Asian, North & South-American and Australian continents. Thus, the first part of the event will be the global forum for the international leaders of the Bangladeshi community. At the same time, a special second part of the event will be exclusively dedicated to the exchanges between the Governments and their respective business elites of The People’s Republic of Bangladesh and Malaysia in order to extend further mutual cooperation in the strategic sectors of business & finance, science & new technologies, civil engineering, public works, renewable energies, transports & logistics, but also for the interstate projects related to healthcare, social welfare, tourism, culture and education. In this context, AEBA would strongly appreciate your participation, as the official representative of the famous international airline company Regent Airways, in the relevant B2B exchanges during our Event. The working program of the Summit will be completed by the Gala Dinner and the joint cultural show of Bangladeshi and Malaysian renowned artists. In order to create the necessary conditions for a sustainable dialog within Bangladeshi Diaspora worldwide and at home, as well as between Malaysia and Bangladesh, AEBA has invited the respective Heads of Bangladesh and Malaysia Governments, Ministers of Home and Foreign Affairs, Expatriates’ Welfare, Trade, Human Resources, Planning, Tourism and Culture, Bangladesh diplomatic missions worldwide, Bangladesh & Malaysia prominent leaders in strategic economic, financial and humanitarian sectors. Among the global issues to discuss will be: (a) Objectives of the summit and general discussion on the necessity of a global association for the Bangladeshi expatriates, its eventual structure, formation and activities, (b) NRB rights, duties and relations with the administration of Bangladesh; Main propositions on mutual cooperation and understanding. Special working sessions & seminars will be held on the following subjects: (1) Branding Bangladesh. Business Relations Diversification & Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Opportunities. Intensification of Business Relations. Diversification of Bangladesh’s Export Basket. (2) Overseas Expatriation, Safe Migration & Employment. New Job Market & Demand in Highly Skilled Manpower from Bangladesh. Integration and Community Development Worldwide. (3) Outstanding Performancies of BD Expatriates in Agriculture, Civil Engineering, Information Technologies (IT), Power & Energy, Public Administration, Finance, Education, Science, Health & Social Care, Sports & Youths. (4) Promotion & Development of The Touristic Potential of Bangladesh. Contribution of the Bangladesh International Community to The Strategic Facilities in Transports, Logistics, Services, etc. Preserving Cultural Heritage of Bangladesh, Language, Arts & Traditions in Bangladesh and Abroad. The ultimate interest of the Summit will be the signature of substantial international LOIs, MOUs, business contracts and launching of long-term projects within Bangladesh international community and with main institutions in Malaysia and Bangladesh. The Fruit of the 1st Bangladesh Global Summit, Kuala Lumpur Declaration, will propose a Plan of Actions for the upcoming development and promotion of Bangladesh know-how within the international business and social community. We strongly believe that your kind participation and precious cooperation would be a tremendous sign for all the participants and the public opinion in general, about the combination of our common intention in making this Event successful and traditional for Bangladesh and Bangladesh expatriates all over the globe.