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Joint Business Group Breakfast Seminar on "ICV (In-Country Value) Program: One Year In"

DATE : April 25, 2019
TIME : 09:00 - 11:30


Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Joint Business Group Breakfast Seminar  
"ICV (In-Country Value) Program: One Year In"

The AmCham Abu Dhabi together with The German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK), BeNeLux Business Council, British Business Group in cooperation with SCHLÜTER GRAF Legal Consultants cordially invite you to a joint breakfast seminar on "ICV (In-Country Value) Program: One Year In".

ADNOC’s In-Country Value Program (ICV) was launched in April 2018. Significant changes were made to the program in September 2018, taking full effect in November 2018. One year in, ICV has changed the supplier landscape and remains to have a significant impact on the interaction of suppliers and sub-suppliers.


Registration & Networking

2. Welcome Address by  Dr. Dalia Abu Samra-Rohte, Deputy CEO, German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK)

3. Lessons Learned - ICV's Legal Implications by 
Dr. Constantin Frank-Fahle, LL.M. , Senior Lawyer, SCHLÜTER GRAF Legal Consultants.  Dr. Frank-Fahle will elaborate on the experience with ADNOC's ICV program, contractual consequences, Emiratisation related aspects and other legal pitfalls.

4. ICV: Achievements, Expectations and Business Implications by  Dr. Tom Deeb, T&M Associates
Over the last 12 months, the ADNOC ICV program has gone from a concept to an established business practice. ICV and its revisions have significant implications for companies across all sectors today and in the future. Dr. Deeb will discuss what has changed over the last 12 months, how these changes impact business today and also what businesses should consider for the future.
5. Panel Discussion: Practical Experiences in the Industry
  • Michael Büker, Chief Financial Officer, Siemens LLC
  • Steve Abbiss, General Manager, TechnipFMC
  • Vaishak Mantodi, Sales Abu Dhabi Region, Wika Middle East
Moderated by Dr. Dalia Abu Samra-Rohte, Deputy CEO, German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce (AHK).

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019
Time: 09:00 am - 11:30 am 
Venue:   Rosewood Abu Dhabi
Cost: AED 120* AmCham Abu Dhabi Members, AED 180* for Non-Members
RSVP: No later than 5:00 pm on Tuesday, April 23, 2019
*Prices are inclusive of 5% VAT.

This is a pre-paid event, your place will not be confirmed until payment is received.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be in writing to two business days prior to an event.