FDI Center and WAIPA to hold training on attracting quality FDI

Quality FDI

The “Attracting Quality Investment” course is part of the FDI Excellence series that WAIPA and FDI Center have been providing since 2018. The training will take place in Dubai on March 26 and 27. Participants in the course will gain essential knowledge and skills for identifying and attracting high-value investment projects and maximizing the benefits […]

FDI Center is official knowledge partner of the Annual Investment Meeting 2022


FDI Center is one of the selected knowledge partners for the Annual Investment Meeting 2022 (AIM), which will take place in Dubai from March 29 to 31. AIM is one of the leading global conferences on foreign investment and provides a platform for governments, investors, investment promotion agencies and multilateral development agencies to interact and […]

FDI Center participates in a workshop on Special Economic Zone research

Special Economic Zones

FDI Center’s Sebastian Reil and Sidan Raeskyesa were invited by the Kiel Center for Globalization, part of the Kiel Institute for The World Economy, to participate in a workshop on special economic zone (SEZ) research. The workshop was part of a project to study the contribution of special economic zones to foreign direct investment attraction, […]

FDI Center holds first Advanced FDI Leadership course at the University of Cambridge


The first edition of the Advanced Foreign Direct Investment Leadership Programme took place from November 22 to 25, 2021 at the University of Cambridge. Organized jointly by FDI Center and the Møller Institute, the FDI Leadership Programme is the world’s only academically certified program for senior investment promotion professionals. The first cohort included participants from […]

FDI Center moderates OECD workshop on digital transformation in investment promotion


FDI Center’s managing director, Andreas Dressler, led a workshop on the use of digital technologies by investment promotion agencies. The virtual workshop, organized by the EU-OECD Programme on Investment in the Mediterranean, in collaboration with the OECD IPA Network, was designed to provide investment promotion practitioners with practical advice on how digital technology is being […]