WAIPA Certification Course with the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, Columbia University

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We are pleased to invite you to enroll in the three and a half day training of the FDI Certification on 2-5 July 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey. This training called International Investment Promotion and Sustainable Development is designed by our partner Columbia Center of Sustainable Investment (CCSI), Columbia University and it is the first time we can offer to our members a certification from a world renowned university.


The training content will cover:

  • FDI Flows and Sustainable Development;
  • How to Measure FDI Impact;
  • Harnessing FDI and the Role of Governments
  • Strategies and Practices of IPAs.


Given space constrains, we have limited seating, that is why we strictly have to consider first come first serve. Please keep in mind that this training is designed and reserved for the senior most C-level representatives of the member agencies enrolling in this training.


The subsidized fee for this training is 1,700 USD. The generous funding of WAIPA Vice Presidency DUBAI FDI and the considered interest of the CEO, Fahad Al Gergawi, make this training possible.


For registrations please click here


For the preliminary program plese click here


The participants have to cover their travel between their home country and the lodging. After successful completion of the registration WAIPA can provide you the booking code to benefit from the preferential room rates in the walking distance to the venue.