TIEF - TURIN ISLAMIC ECONOMIC FORUM 2017.
Since 2014, the City of Turin, in partnership with; the University of Turin (European Research Center on Islamic Finance - Ercif.org), Turin Chamber of Commerce, and ASSAIF (an association for the development of alternative and innovative financial tools); and with the organizational support of Turismo Torino e Provincia, have focused on the opportunities of Islamic finance and on its fast-growing market, organizing the first two editions of the TIEF (Turin Islamic Economic Forum). According to the "State of Global Islamic Economy Report 2015/2016" of Thomson Reuters; the Islamic economy affects more than 1.7 billion Muslims in the world. The TIEF is the only Islamic Finance Forum worldwide that is organized by a Municipality.
The first edition of the TIEF was held in November 2014, has represented an international event for the introduction of the Islamic finance for the city, which has involved more than 450 delegates, where the local stakeholders have had the opportunity to meet the most important actors of finance and economics in the Islamic countries who are operating on an international level.
Following to TIEF 2014, in 28th of July 2015, Turin has hosted an exclusive roundtable on the Modest Fashion organized in collaboration with Thomson Reuters, Dubai Chamber and with the support of Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) of the Government of Dubai as part of the roundtable for in depth discussions that follows the GIES - Global Islamic Economy Summit in Dubai that is an important event for the Islamic finance.
The second edition of the TIEF was held on the 19th and 20th of October 2015, has focused on the connection between finance and productive economic activities, with a structured agenda on "Finance / Food / Fashion" themes, in which 53 Italian and international speakers distributed in 7 thematic sessions , have helped to enhance the results achieved by the TIEF 2014, especially in terms of participation (600 participant in two days) and the involvement of the companies, professionals, researchers, and all media.
As a part of the "Open for Business" that was recently approved by the Administration among other actions that has been scheduled; the organization of the third edition of the Turin Islamic Economic Forum (TIEF) as a strategic event for the consolidation of the international role of Turin.
The 3rd edition of TIEF will be held in Turin on the 6th and 7th of March 2017 at the Congress Centre of Torino Incontra and it will focus on the use of Islamic finance for the social inclusion of the suburbs, and for the internationalization of SMEs in Piedmont; in particular in the fields of renewable energy, biotech, and aerospace, along with the insights and updates on the evolution of regulations and the role of the legislature for tax neutrality. This third edition includes as an innovative aspect; a work session that will take place later in the UAE, dedicated to B2B meetings between Italian companies and foreign investors.
The event is organized the City of Turin, in partnership with; the University of Turin (European Research Center on Islamic Finance - Ercif.org), Turin Chamber of Commerce, and ASSAIF (an association for the development of alternative and innovative financial tools).
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