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Prince Joel Leads Nigerian Business Delegation to the Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) 2018 in Washington D.C., USA

Prince Joel Leads Nigerian Business Delegation to the Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) 2018 in Washington D.C., USA

Prince JoelThe Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) 2018 is a unique high-level conference and exhibition, prestigious, biennial business platform designed specifically to promote and facilitate international trade between Americas, Asia, EU, UAE, with Africa, facilitate foreign direct investment in Africa and provide a platform for businesses to expand into new markets.

Prince Joel. Esq., the Managing Partner of Prince Joel & Associates, authorized to lead the delegation from Nigeria to the ATIGS 2018 event stated this at a press conference held in Lagos, yesterday, the 16th of January, 2018

In his address of welcome, Prince O. Williams-Joel, ATIGS Country Representative (Nigeria) said the 2018 Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) is scheduled for June 24 to 26, 2018 at the World Trade Center – Ronald Reagan Building in Washington D.C. Under the main theme “Driving Trade, Unleashing Investment and Enhancing Economic Development: the Gateway to African Markets”, ATIGS 2018 goals and objectives are aligned with two of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): (SDGs 8 and 17).   ATIGS is a prestigious biennial business conference and exhibition designed specifically: (1) to promote and facilitate international trade between Americas, Asia, Caribbean, EU, UAE, with Africa, (2) to facilitate foreign direct investment in Africa and, (3) to provide a platform for businesses to expand into new markets. (www.atigs2018.com)

He said the ATIGS 2018 edition will gather 2000-plus key economic players from more than 70 countries including government delegations, high-profile African leaders, project developers and international investors. The 3-day event will provide a unique platform for participants to gain strategic knowledge about local investment and business opportunities, and business networking. High-level speakers, exhibitors, global investors and deal making will top the agenda at ATIGS 2018, covering 16 economic sectors particularly manufacturing, agribusiness, power, construction, infrastructure, transportation, IT, tourism, telecoms, and natural resources sectors.

Prince O. Williams-Joel listed some of the featured agenda which include projects showcase, deal marketplace, exhibition, country presentations, Cross-Border transactions and among others. The ATIGS 2018 will bring together key policy makers, business leaders, African Ministers, investment and trade agencies, Ambassadors, global investors, medias, and senior government representatives in various intergovernmental bodies.

Also speaking, George Onuma, Business Development Consultant to Prince Joel & Associates, said ATIGS 2018 will provide access to African markets as a one-stop shop, and connect global Investors to Africa market. Participants will experience a comprehensive display of companies around the world, high-level government officials, business leaders, global investors, trade & investment agencies from various Africa nations under one roof.  It is a highly focused gathering of Africa-global business activities.

In this context, ATIGS 2018 is designed to contribute to AGOA, Trade Africa, World Trade Organization Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), SDGs Agenda 2030 and AU Agenda 2063. ATIGS 2018 will bring together new and established partners from around the world under one roof to increase business ties and partnerships, highlight and showcase trade and investment opportunities across Africa and to expand or establish operations in Africa.

In her contribution, Blessing Igbokwe, Client Service Executive of Prince Joel & Associates said, “ATIGS 2018 promises unique activities, top rated speakers and high-level participation. The formats are designed to give participants more opportunities with the same high-quality content you will come expecting from ATIGS 2018″.

The Country Representative and leader of the Nigeria Delegation to ATIGS 2018, Prince O. Williams-Joel also said that those who are to attend ATIGS 2018 are Investment Officers, Media Associations, Economic Advisors, Business Leaders, Embassies/Consulate Members, National Investment Bodies, Intergovernmental Agencies, Importers & Exporters, Key Government Officials, Export Promotions Bodies, Financial Institutions and Banks, Economic Development Organizations, Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs), Trade Promotional Organizations (TPOs), International Development Organizations, International and Domestic Investors / Multinational Enterprises (MNEs), International Companies Investing and Operating in Africa, and the Private Sector companies looking to establish or expand operations in Africa.

Should you need more information and/or like to attend any of our ATIGS 2018 presentation seminars where you can know more about how you can join our business delegation to this important ATIGS 2018 event, Call: 08034869295, Email: info@princejoelandassociates.com or WhatsApp: 08091110225

 

Related news: http://www.businessdayonline.com/agoa-african-trade-get-attention-us-africa-trade-summit/

Prince Joel Esq

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