About IBF

International Business Forum (IBF), which has been organized every year under the leadership of MUSIAD since 1995 brings together valuable participants from different countries of the world; in order to produce projects to solve the important problems of current economics with different approaches and to improve the communication and economic cooperation between the member countries. In this sense, the IBF Congresses provide a privileged meeting ground where the ideas related to economic investments are exchanged.

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Building on the success of previous events, with the participation of H.E. Sefik Dzaferofic, Bosniak Member of the Bosnia and Herzergovina Presidency, H.E. Mirko Sarovic, Minister of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of Bosnia and Herzegovina, H.E. Ruhsar Pekcan, Minister of Trade of Turkey, H.E. Numan KurtulmuĊŸ, Vice President of AK Parti and more than 800 businessmen, 23rd IBF Congress was held in Sarajevo/Bosnia and Herzegovina at Hotel Hills Congress&Spa Resort from 16th of October through 19th of October.

The IBF, which focuses on global economic issues every year, brought Bosnia and Herzegovina to its agenda during the 23rd annual congress.  With its motto as “Unite to be One: Turn Diversities into Opportunities at One Hub, One Center, One Heart”, the 23rd annual meeting in Sarajevo was held in order to draw attention to the trade and investment potential of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Within the scope of the 23rd IBF Congress, an attention was drawn to the privileged structure of country's food, agriculture, livestock, tourism, construction, health, metal and furniture and forestry products sectors.

In addition to sectorial meetings that were held during the congress, official visits were made to companies and factories operating in Bosnia and Herzegovina that offer significant opportunities for investors. In this regard, IBF accomplished its aim and addressed new business and investment occasions in Bosnia and Herzegovina while ensuring the world of work to have more information about the country. In this manner, IBF brought together 800+ prominent business people from 40+ countries and arranged 250 B2B meetings between them in Sarajevo.

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