Business Opportunities and Synergies Between Southern California Companies and Qatar

    September 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
    Amanda Michetti
    (202) 457-8555

    This virtual business discussion will provide US companies an overview of how the State of Qatar is driving its ambitious economic diversification by investing in strategic sectors including:  sports and entertainment, cleantech, smart cities, e-sports, and gaming, among others.  Learn more about Qatari development plans, including those related to hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, market opportunities, reasons to consider doing business in Qatar, and the resources available to support your company in this market.

    Featured Speakers:
    • Fahad Al-Dosari, Commercial Attache to the United States for the State of Qatar, Embassy of Qatar
    • Mohammed Barakat, Managing Director, US-Qatar Business Council
    • Peter McPartlin, EVP Strategic Planning and Business Operations, Paramount Pictures
    • Martin Breidsprecher, Chief Operating Officer of LA Chamber of Commerce
    • The Honorable Antonio Villaraigosa, 41st Mayor of Los Angeles