The International ‘Achievements Forum 2018. London Summit of Leaders’ was hosted by the Summit of Leaders on the 17th of April, with the support of the Academic Union, Oxford and the Global Club of Leaders, together with the ‘EBA Global’ Loyalty Programme. Traditionally held in the Institute of Directors in London, the famous business elite meeting point in the UK, the event gathered together the most leading regional business, professional and academic elite representatives from 33 countries. ‘EBA Global’ community members had a unique opportunity to present themselves to the target audience of corporate leaders, investors, academia and like-minded professionals. Participants benefited from meeting top executives, business gurus and investment experts from across the globe at plenary and breakout working sessions and sharing ideas and experiences in a series of panel discussions, presentations and case studies.
Grounded in, and attracting high profile delegates from the real world of business, the function is a key driver in the development of practical commercial exchanges. The international professionals shared and learned from each other for business improvement and positive social transformation.
The dynamic summit programme included 2 contemporary expert platforms and master classes from key British and world experts – members of the Oxford Speakers Bureau and Academic Union Guest professors, case studies of successful companies and educational institutions, 3 platforms for informal communication with summit participants from more than 33 countries in Elite Club Breakfast format, Networking Business lunch and final cocktail, interactive exhibition and investment platform representing promising regional institutions and companies.
The Forum started with the Official Opening and welcome addresses from Prof. John Netting, Director General, Europe Business Assembly as well as the Official Forum Partners and VIP guests: Dhabi Contracting LLC from UAE, EPEXYL S.A. from Greece and PT Bank Central Asia Tbk from Indonesia. 17 April 2018 Premises of the Institute of Directors, IoD, London, UK
The Expert Platform ‘New opportunities and strategies for developing economies’ was moderated by Prof. John W.A. Netting, internationally acclaimed expert with a high level of professional experience, having worked closely with Rolls Royce, IBMand ICL; Joint Managing Partner, International Strategic Management (ISM); CEO of the Europe Business Assembly, Oxford, UK.
The Presentation Platform ‘Achievements – 2018’ was moderated by Dr Rui Verde, Head of the Law and Economics Department, AU Oxford; PhD Law London BPP University, UK; An efficient legal adviser, chief consultant (political, economic and legal risks concerning investments and activities in South America, Southwest Europe, and Africa); visiting lecturer of International Finance. Key-note presentations highlighted all aspects of quality as the key driver of the social change, a global business trend and an effective tool of reputation management. Lead regional companies provided case studies and presentations of the national and global brands bespoke for quality management.
Within the framework of the summit, authoritative international organizations, the Global Club of Leaders, and the Academic Union held special sessions and accepted new members. Acclaimed experts and professors introduced the advanced learning courses for business processes & quality improvement and expert sessions by Oxford Business Expert Centre. Within this year Forum agenda Memorandum between EBA and Honorary EBA Business Ambassador to Bosnia & Herzegovina, Academician Prof.Dr.Ibrahim Jusufranić, Rector of International University Travnik was signed in the solemn atmosphere of the International Achievements Forum 2018.
The Forum activities continued with the Welcome Cocktail with John Netting and Christina Briggs for all honorary participants and laureates. The Solemn reception on behalf of the Summit Organizing Committee and Award Ceremony ‘Achievements – 2018’ brought the climax to the whole event by presenting prestigious international awards to corporate leaders for outstanding achievements in the field of business social responsibility, international relations, economics, politics, science and social activities.