Are you interested in gaining an in-depth view of the Myanmar market? Come along to our one day Myanmar conference and network with VIPs from the region.

  • Date: Thursday 17 December
  • Time: 8.30 - 17.30
  • Venue: The Law Society of England and Wales, 113 Chancery Lane, WC2A 1PL
  • Cost: £195 +VAT

The programme

Four separate sessions, each targeting key areas for investment and development, will offer in-depth presentations and roundtable discussions to provide legal and commercial insight into Myanmar post-elections. 

Presenters will include experienced Myanmar-resident professionals and hands-on Myanmar investment officials including:

  • U Myo Min, Director, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA), Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development, Myanmar
  • U Moe Myint Kyaw, Secretary-General, Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI), Managing Director, Myanmar Makro Industry Co. Ltd.
  • U Zaw Naing Thein, Central Executive Committee Member, UMFCCI, CEO, Supreme Group of Companies
  • Lucy Wayne MBE, Managing Partner, Lucy Wayne & Associates, Lawyers
  • U Nyi Nyi Aung, Managing Director, Tharabar Management Solutions; former Myanmar Country Representative, BNP Paribas
  • Mike Dean, Co-Founder, Myanmar Investments 

The key note lunch speech will be delivered by Robert Gordon CMG OBE, former British Ambassador to Burma (1995-99) and current chairman of Prospect Burma.

TIMEEVENT

08.30 - 09.00

Meet and greet

09.00 - 10.30

SESSION ONE: ’Investing in Myanmar: a practical overview’

U Myo Min, Director, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA), Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development, Myanmar

Mike Dean, Co-Founder, Myanmar Investments

10.30 - 10.45

Break

10.45 - 12.15

SESSION TWO: ‘Manufacturing, trading and services’

U Moe Myint Kyaw, Secretary-General, Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI); Managing Director, Myanmar Makro Industry Co. Ltd.

U Myo Min, Director, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA), Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development, Myanmar

 

12.15 - 14.15

(Lunch) KEYNOTE SPEECH - ’Myanmar: a new era’

Robert Gordon CMG OBE, Ambassador to Burma 1995-1999 (retired), Chairman, Prospect Burma

14.15 - 15.45

SESSION THREE: ‘Financing & security’

U Nyi Nyi Aung, Managing Director, Tharabar Management Solutions; former Myanmar Country Representative, BNP Paribas

Lucy Wayne MBE, Managing Partner, Lucy Wayne & Associates, Lawyers

15.45 - 16.00

Break

16.00 - 17.30

SESSION FOUR: ‘Energy and infrastructure’

U Zaw Naing Thein, Central Executive Committee Member, UMFCCI; CEO, Supreme Group of Companies

Lucy Wayne MBE, Managing Partner, Lucy Wayne & Associates, Lawyers

Who should attend?

This event is open to both Law Society members and non-members. It may be of particular interest to in-house counsels, business development directors, investment and financial services professionals.

To register for the conference, please click here