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IDAL sponsored the participation of nine Lebanese startups in the Arabnet Digital Summit held in Dubai, which hosted more than 1,800 participants from 30 countries around the world. The Participation of the Lebanese institutions in this global event have allowed access to the latest innovations that will characterize the digital world in the region.
As a strategic partner, IDAL sponsored the Smartex Conference and Exhibition, which was inaugurated under the patronage of the Minister of Communications Jamal Al Jarrah. In his speech during the opening ceremony, IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani highlited the importance of the ICT sector and its contribution to the development of the productive sectors. The main focus was on the innovation and entrepreneurship role in launching creative ideas and turning them into projects.
IDAL participated at the "Future Health" Forum opening organized by the Ministry of Public Health along with Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal Group. IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani said that Lebanon boosts many promising opportunities enabling it to become a hub for health tourism in the region. He said that the health sector is one of the most favorable sectors that can attract investors, especially in the field of health services centered on modern technology alike biotech and e-health portals.
IDAL and OECD concluded the regional conference " Promoting business linkages in global value chains: Policies and tools” and the National Conference "Promoting inclusive Investment for Local Development in Lebanon" Within the framework of the EU and the OECD program to promote investment in the Mediterranean region. The recommendations stressed the need to proceed with the infrastructure program, promote economic zones, boost expatriate investments and activate the cooperation between the public and private sectors.