Enticing opportunities: The role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape.
Eng. Ahmad Bin Ghannam
Acting Executive Director of International Economic Relations, Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED)
Eng. Ahmad Bin Ghannam is the Acting Executive Director of International Economic Relations in Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), responsible for the implementation of international economic relations agenda for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi through investment promotion and support, trade facilitation, and international relation platform development.
In addition, Mr. Bin Ghannam is also acting as Executive director for Planning & Statistics in ADDED, responsible for the development of economic policies and planning as well taking an advisory role on economic issues for stakeholders in Abu Dhabi government.
Mr. Bin Ghannam joined ADDED in 2015. Prior to that he was Department Manager of Economic Affairs in the General Secretariat of Executive Council and was acting as secretary for the Economic Development Committee in the Executive Council of Abu Dhabi. Bin Ghannam’s work experience spans over 15 years and had served in many positions; notably in Tawazun as Deputy Executive Director of Operation Support, and in Etisalat as Director of ICT solutions and was the E-Government Program Manager. Mr. Bin Ghannam also served as member in the Civil Service Council in the UAE federal government.
Bin Ghannam holds two masters degrees; a Master in Strategic & Security Studies from National Defense College in Abu Dhabi, and also a Master in Public Administration from Harvard University. Bin Ghannam has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kentucky.
- ADIOC 2017 VENUE
- CONFERENCE PROGRAM
- H.E. Mohammed Ahmad Al Bowardi
- H.E. Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri
- Matar Ali Al Romaithi
- Bilal Aktas
- Dr. Dhafir Awadh Bader Al Shanfari
- Lieutenant Colonel Dong-Woo Kim
- Engineer Khalifa Al Mohammed Alkaabi
- Zailani Bin Safari
- Staff Brigadier. Eng. Yahya Shaheen Alhammadi
- Fahed Al Shamesi
- Ahmad Bin Ghannam
- Fahad Al Mheiri
- Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei
- Sharief Fahmy
- Shafik Maher Nasser
- Dr. Yehya Al Marzouqi
- H.E. Dr. Arif Sultan Al Hammadi
- Michael K. Daly
- Dr. Fahad Harhara
- Guy Anderson
- Melissa Dalton
- Gary L. Stanley
- Trevor Taylor
- Martin Tideström
- Andrew Blaxland
Welcome to ADIOC 2017
Tawazun Economic Council is greatly honored to welcome you to the Abu Dhabi International Offset Conference (ADIOC 2017) which will be hosted in our beautiful city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE under the theme “Enticing opportunities: The Role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape”.
Under the Patronage of
H.H. SHEIKH MOHAMED BIN ZAYED AL NAHYAN
Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi
Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces