South and Southern Africa Webinar 1
Theme: FDI and Trade Policy Choices in a COVID Environment
Thursday, 1 October 2020 14:30 - 15:30 SAST
Desperate times need a plan. Welcome to the GDP Global Southern Africa Webinar, aimed to address key issues and lead towards pragmatic policies and solutions from FDI perspectives for South and Southern Africa, especially in the COVID-19 environment.
Christina Knutsson, Director GDP Global
a) Trade and FDI Flows and Prospects Post-COVID
b) Best Practice Policy Actions
John Hanna, Director, GDP Global
Southern Africa Responses at Policy and State Levels
Josef Neumeier, Associate Director, Economic Promotion GDP Global
Sector Prospects: Manufacturing and Automotive. Sector prospects: manufacturing Guide: Checklist and prospects for South & Southern Africa Manufacturing Value Chains.
Lance Schultz, CEO, Automotive Industry Development Centre AIDC, Gauteng. Board Member GGDA.
15:20 - 15:30 Q&A discussion
15:30 Closing Remarks: Christina Knutsson Director, GDP Global
Audience: This webinar will be of interest to officials and private individuals with an interest in promoting FDI and trade in South and Southern Africa including InvestSA, TISA, provincial, city and SEZ promoters, national IPAs and ministries of the SADC member countries and private sector interests in investment and trade.