Dignitaries & Delegates


High level dignitaries, officials and corporate bodies and organizations from Africa, Asia, GCC, Europe and North America are expected to be at the Forum. Below is the profile of dignitaries and delegates:

  • Heads of State
  • President of the World Bank
  • President of the Islamic Development Bank
  • Secretary General of the OIC
  • President, Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • President, World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA)
  • Ministers of Finance and Economic Planning from Africa and OIC Member Countries
  • Ministers of Trade and Industries from Africa and OIC Member Countries
  • Leadership of 4 African Regional Economic Groups: CEMAC – Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa, SADC – Southern African Development Community, EAC – East African Community, ECOWAS-Economic Community of Western African States
  • HalalBusiness Practitioners from Multinational Organizations.
  • Potential Investors from Major Trading Blocs.
  • High Ranking Inter-continental Policy Makers and Government Officials who Influence Trade and Investment in Africa.
  • International Academics and Researchers.
  • Leadership of AU – African Union
  • Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Nigeria
  • Chambers of Commerce and Trade Associations from Africa and OIC Member Countries
  • National Investment and Export Promotion Agencies in Africa and OIC Member Countries
  • Professional Bodies and Associations
  • Leaders of Industry and Innovative Companies and SMEs in Africa and OIC Member Countries
  • Governors of Central Banks of African and OIC Member Countries
  • Leaders of Learning and Research Institutions
  • Leaders of Merchant, Exim, Commercial, Agricultural and Microfinance Banks in Africa and OIC Member Countries.
  • 50 Leading Mass Media Companies will give a Wide Coverage to AIEF 2017.