The President and Board of Directors
of the American Chamber of Commerce of Iraq
In Association with the
The United States Department of Commerce
The US-Iraq Private Sector Business Dialog
The Government of Iraq
The Kurdish Regional Government
Are Pleased to Invite You to Join Us in Honoring
Honorable Frank Lavin,
United States Undersecretary of Commerce and Keynote Speaker
(Visiting from Washington, D.C.)
His Excellency Abdul Falah al-Sudani,
Minister of Trade, Republic of Iraq
His Excellency Necherivan Barzani,
Prime Minister, Kurdish Regional Government
The Visiting Members of the
United States-Iraq Business Council
AmCham-Iraq 2007 Inaugural
Business Reception and Luncheon
20 February 2007, 12h00-14h00, Khanzad Hotel
Attendance Limited: 50 Places Only
RSVP by Deadline Absolutely Required; Attendance Only by Confirmation
Please RSVP by 12h00, Saturday, 17 February 2007 via e-mail to:
Timothy B. Mills, President
American Chamber of Commerce-Iraq
AmCham-Iraq encourages sharing of this invitation with friends and others who are interested in attending.
In January 2007, the United States Department of Commerce and the Iraqi Ministry of Trade respectively named senior private-sector business leaders in the United States and Iraq to advise the Governments of Iraq and the United States on what should be done to grow and strengthen private sector business in Iraq as well as to expand trade and investment between the Iraq and the United States.
This body of senior business executives, now known as the U.S.-Iraq Business Dialog (the Dialog), will visit Erbil, Iraq on 20 February 2007, for the Dialog’s inaugural meeting.
The American Chamber of Commerce-Iraq (AmCham-Iraq) is honored to be a sponsor of this historic meeting.
Our Chamber is pleased to invite our members and friends to be with us and our esteemed guests on this special occasion.
This business reception and luncheon features the following government officials and business representatives. Each participant shares AmCham-Iraq’s commitment to expanding private business and investment in Iraq:
O Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Frank Lavin, United States Undersecretary of Commerce
O His Excellency Abdul Falah al-Sudani, Minister of Trade, Republic of Iraq
O His Excellency Necherivan Barzani, Prime Minister, Kurdish Regional Government
O Members of the Dialog -- Visiting Senior American Business Executives and Senior Iraqi Business Representatives