Jordan 2011 - The New Economic Context

How can the region deliver growth and jobs in light of global economic uncertainty and heightened public expectations?

 The following dimensions will be addressed:

- Impact of US and European fiscal challenges

- Economic implications of transitions

- Investing in employment

 ·       Ahmed Hassan El Boraei, Minister of Manpower and Immigration of Egypt

  • Ibrahim S. Dabdoub, Group Chief Executive Officer, National Bank of Kuwait, Kuwait
  • Mahmoud Jibril, Chairman, Executive Office, National Transitional Council (NTC) of Libya, Libya
  • Awn Shawkat Al Khasawneh, Prime Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
  • Maurice Lévy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Publicis Groupe, France; Member of the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum; Co-Chairs of the World Economic Forum Special Meeting on Economic Growth and Job Creation in the Arab World
  • Elizabeth Littlefield, President, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), Washington DC

 Chaired by

  • Børge Brende, Managing Director, Government Relations and Constituents Engagement, World Economic Forum