Go East – Your Business Prospects in the CIS
30 October 2018
CCIG, 4 boulevard du Théâtre, Geneva
17:30-19:15 ~ followed by a cocktail reception
For Swiss and European companies, CIS countries offer unique opportunities and challenges. This conference combines the business and legal views to offer practical solutions to Swiss companies willing to do business in the CIS and to their legal advisors.
Who should attend? Business persons, in-house lawyers, practitioners in private practice or in international organisations, academics, students, and individuals with an interest in doing business in CIS countries.
Introduction – Overview of Swiss investments in the CIS region by Dr. Pierre Helg (Quorus), Former Ambassador of Switzerland to Russia
Panel 1 – Structuring your project in the CIS region
Panellists will share business and legal experiences of setting up projects and running businesses in CIS countries
Panel 2 – Protecting your project in the CIS region
Panellists will discuss foreign sanctions, dispute settlement, fraud and compliance considerations and their impact on doing business
Cocktail reception until 20:30
SABE (Section of Lawyers from Foreign Bars of the Geneva Bar Association)
JCC (Joint Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-CIS/Georgia)
CCIG (Geneva Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services)
Please click here to register.
Registration Fee: CHF 40.- for members of the ODA Genève, CCIG or JCC. CHF 150.- for non-members.