Opportunities for U.S. Business in Dubai and the Northern Emirates


September 24, 2012
11:30am - 2:00pm


Essex House
160 Central Park South
New York NY

This first-ever discussion will feature a mix of U.S. and U.A.E. government officials, companies and business organizations and aim to increase awareness of business opportunities in the United Arab Emirates among American companies.

Participants include:

  • Robert Bannerman, Commercial Attach√©, U.S. Embassy in Dubai
  • John Podgore, President, American Business Council of Dubai & Northern Emirates
  • David Hamod, President & CEO, National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce
  • Danny Sebright, President & CEO, U.S.-UAE Business Council
  • Delegates from the Dubai and Northern Emirates USA Road Show
  • Officials from the Embassy of the U.A.E. in Washington


ABANA is pleased to extend this invitation in collaboration with the following organizations:

  • The U.S. Commercial Service
  • National U.S. – Arab Chamber of Commerce
  • U.S. – U.A.E. Business Council
  • American Business Council of Dubai & Northern Emirates
  • Greater New York Chamber of Commerce
  • World Trade Center of Northern New Jersey