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17 June 2011: Gala Reception “Reconnecting East & West: Islamic Ornament in 19th  – Century Works from the Dahesh Museum of Art and Syracuse University” organized by Dahesh Museum of art of NY at The Gallery of Light, Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre, Mall of Emirates, Dubai

2 June 2011: Ricevimento in occasione “65esimo Anniversario della Festa della Repubblica” organized by Ambasciata d’Italia negli Emirati Arabi Uniti with Consolato Generale d’Italia a Dubai at Parco Ferrari World di Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

1 June 2011: “The Glitz and Glamour” Cocktail reception organized by The Address Hotel & Resort;

30 May 2011: Business Breakfast entitled “The Changing Role of the COO” organized by Stanton Chase International at the Signature Dining Room in the Capital Club, DIFC (for President and Board of IBCD);

29 May 2011: Sustainability Network CEO CSR Seminar” organized by Dubai Chamber at Dubai Chamber Building (for President and members of Board)

27 May 2011: “ABCD Gala Ball 2011” at the Atlantis The Palm Jumeirah organized by Australian Business Council Dubai;

27 May 2011: “Italian Opera Gala” dedicated to celebrate 150 years of Italian Unity , with Monica De Rosa McKay & Marc Heller accompanied by pianist Vitali Mihailiuc at Centrepoint Theatre, presented by Ductac under the Patronage of the Italian Embassy of the UAE

26 May 2011: Monthy Luncheon of Iranian Business Council. Keynote speaker Ms Anousheh Ansari, first female Private Space Explorer & First Space Ambassador (for President and Board of IBCD).

25 May 2011: research seminar entitled “Gender Globalization and Health Care in the UAE: Heart Disease and Diabetes – The silent Killers ?” organized  by Dubai School of Government’s Gender and Public Policy Program at Dubai School of Government – Convention Tower – Dubai

24 May 2011: “An Evening of Opera”, an international selection of opera arias by soprano Clare Lesser and mezzosoprano Erminia De Marco, accompanied by Ms Marina Borsuk and David Lesser, at the Capital Club Dubai

23 May 2011:4th Arabian Business Forum at the Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa” for the Board of IBCD;

16 May 2011: Luncheon presentation for “The Launch of RAK Maritime City” at Al Hamra Convention Centre, Al Hamra Hotel & Beach Resort, Ras al Khaimah, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah

15 May 2011: The President of IBCD was invited at the “Presentation on Economic Outlook UAE & India” organized by IBPC

15 May 2011: The President of Jordan Business Council, under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, invites The President & Board Member of IBCD to attend, with the other Business Council in Dubai, “JBC Excellence Awards Ceremony 2011” at Al Bustan Raotana – Airport Road, Al Rashidiya Ballroom

10-12 May 2011:  “Annual Investment Meeting (AIM)” organized at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Center by The United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Trade with an introduction by Her Excellency Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi

5 May 2001: The President of IBCD was invited at the opening reception of the Italian Cinema Weekend at Downtonw Pavillion Dubai, dedicated to the director Paolo Sorrentino organized by the cultural office of the Italian Embassy to the UAE and Faram Miodino

3 May 2011: The IBCD put in contact Dubai Sport Council, Government Department, to Assonautica in order to establish good relationship and to keeping them updated in what are the deferent sport event happening in Dubai, and to develop and implement with them social sport activities.

2 May 2011: “Spring Networking Event 2011” organized by Dubai Chamber

28 April 2011:Talk Business At Breakfast” hosted by Dubai Chamber with as guest speaker H.E. Ahmed Saeed Bin Hazeem Al Suwaidi, Director General, Dubai Courts

27 April 2011: Conference “Dubai Dialogue: Responsible Recovery 2011” organized by Dubai Camber at the Address Hotel Downtown Dubai

26 April 2011: The IBCD, represented by President. Dr. Ottavia Molinari, introduced to Dubai Chamber the no-profit association Assonautica and the project of this one to revive the Water- Skiing Club on the Creek in Dubai with the help of Authority Government

21 April 2011: The Protocol Department of His Highness The Ruler’s Court invited our President Ms. Ottavia Molinari and Mr. Pasquale Della Penna – first Vice President & General Secretary to attend a reception follow by luncheon organized at the Beach Palace, honored by the presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai and other UAE disignataries

19 April 2011: “Country Focus Briefing: Brazil 2011” hosted by Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry in cooperation with The Embassy of Brazil and Apex-Brazil

18 April 2011: Joint Business Council & Business Group Roundtable Discussion at Dubai Chamber

17 April 2011: “The First Best-Practies Seminar 2011 of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Performance Program”  hosted by Dubai Chamber at Duabi Chamber Headquater to acquaint UAE businesses with the principles of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Performance model

10 April 2011: The “Toplaniyoruz” monthly networking event organized by the Turkish Business Council in Dubai & Northern Emirates at Sundeck Terrace, Amwaj Rotana, Jumeirah Beach

7 April 2011: “The Ambassador Cup” of golf in Dubai with other Business Councils in Dubai;

45 April 2011: “Fujairah International Business Forum 2011- New Horizons in the region” at Al Bustan Hall (Fujairah) organized by Fujairah International Business Forum & Fujairah Free Zone Authority, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed al Sharqui, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah

31 March 2011: “Charity Auction Dinner” at the Dubai World Trade Center Tower organized by the Word Trade Club Dubai in support of the Dubai Autism Center

30 March 2011: “The Economic Seminar” hosted by the Dubai Chamber

28 March 2011: “Networking Cocktail Reception” at Opera Gallery organized by Stanton Chase International in collaboration with the Society of International Business Fellows

23-24 March 2011: IBCD participated to “4th  Comesa Investment Forum”, at Madinat Jumeirah, spearheaded by COMESA Regional Investment Agency in partnership with Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum – UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai

7 March 2011: Business Luncheon with JLT (Jumeirah Lakes Towers) – DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodities Centre) with Foreign Business Council at Jumeirah Lakes Towers Free Zone

03 March 2011: IBCD participated to “Country Focus Briefing: Turkey 2011” hosted by the Dubai Chamber in cooperation with The Embassy of the Republic of Turkey, The Consulate General of the Republic of Turkey and The Turkish Business Council

28 February 2011: “Gulfood Briefing & Networking Event 2011” at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre organized by Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry

23 February 2011: IBCD participated to “Talk Business at the Breakfast” hosted by the Dubai Chamber with guest speaker H. E. Mohammed Al Tayer, Chairman of Board and Executive Director Roads and Transport Authority (RTA)

15 February 2011: Cocktail for the event “Culture meets Business” organized by the Addetto Culturale of the Italian Embassy Abu Dhabi, Dr.ssa Alessandra Priante

6 February 2011: IBCD, represented by President. Dr. Ottavia Molinari, and Assonautica, represented by Mr. Giuseppe Meli, officialy signed at the Italian Business Council headquoter in Dubai the MOU between the two organization in order to develop synergies between the two organization and the correspondent sectorial government authorities in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates

2 February 2011: Joint Business Council & Business Group Roundtable Discussion at Dubai Chamber

26 January 2011: The Ceremony “Dubai International Print Award” at Grand Hyatt Dubai Hotel spearheaded by the Printing and Publishing Group incorporation with the Dubai Chamber, under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Special Guest H.E Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy

26 January 2011: Discussion on “New foundations: Strengthening Real Estate in Dubai” hosted by Dubai School of Government  at Convention Tower

26 January 2011: Board Meeting at the Westin Hotel

26 January 2011: Arab Health Networking Event 2011” in partnership with Hamburg Chamber of Commerce

12 January 2011: Forum on “Foreign Policy Strategies, Caspian Energy Security and Arabian Peninsula: A View from Azerbaijan” hosted by Dubai School of Government  at Convention Tower

19 April 2010 – Meeting with Brigd. General Al Marri at Dubai Chamber

26 April 2010– IBCD Network hosted by Dr. Maurizio Viel – London Clinic for Eye static Surgery at Healthcare City

Seminar:   Conflict Management Trough Mediation organized by Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry in association with Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) – December 10 2009

Inter-Council Networking Holiday Party, December 8 2009;

DUBAI SPORT COUNCIL courtesy invitation to IBCD members to FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Dubai 2009, 16th – 22nd of November.

Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry extended an invitation to the Executive Board of the Italian Business Council Dubai to attend, November 17 2009 “Business Councils and Chambers of Commerce – Partnership Fostering Investment

Dubai Chamber of Commerce & “Business Networking Lunch” – November 24th alongside the Big 5 Exhibition.

The UAE Philharmonic Orchestra  – “Symphony Series” November 3 2009

Invitation to the launch of ‘Run Personal’ – Technogym product presentation in the UAE, November 3 2009

Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for SME Development signs MOU   with Italian Business Council

Bulgarian Networking Event – October 20 2009, Dubai World Trade Club

Informal get together evening of Members of the Italian Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates, the Westin Hotel & Resort October 18 2009

2nd African Business Forum, 26th October, 2009 at Burj  Al Arab Hotel

Dubai Chamber Seminar – Choosing Chille for Investments – October 20 2009

Dubai Business Gala by Dubai Chamber – 2 November 2009, Madinat Arena

“The Economic Seminaron 7th October 2009 featuring “Recent Exports Trends of Dubai”, “Dubai Chamber Monthly Business Leaders Panel Survey” and “Indicators of Economic Recovery

Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry Roundtable on a discussion focusing on the “Implications of the Closure of Port Rashid”   Monday, October 5th 2009

Dubai World Trade Club Annual Golf Master’s Tournament 2009 – September 30th  2009, Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club

Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry workshop on “Establishing, Protecting & Licensing A Brand” in cooperation with Licensing Executives Society – Arab Countries – 25th –  26th of October 2009;

UCP 600 & ISBP Seminar – practical tools for maximum payment security in the turbulent international trade environment – November 15the 2009 workshop by Dubai Chamber

Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry workshop “Debt Collection Service” October 13 2009

Networking event organized by the Danish Business CouncilBusiness Pit Stop “Networking & Referrals” by Phil Bedford October 10 2009

Dubai Chamber business networking luncheon organized for real estate industry  professionals – Cityscape 2009; October 6 2009

Informal Business Lunch of Members with the Executive Board IBCD and Honorary Vice President Ali Rashid Lootah – June 29 2009

Official Visit of the Executive Board IBCD to H.H. The Crown Prince of Fujairah

IBCD participates at the Grand Opening of “Caffe Florian” in Dubai International Financial Centre – June 2009

IBCD Members invited to presentation of RAK INVESTMENT AUTHORITY (RAKIA) – New Free Zone – Poti, Georgia ;

 IBC Dubai organizes a meeting with Department of Economic Development – June 17 2009 ( picture)

Business Luncheon with Guest Speaker Dr. Omar Bin Sulaiman, Governor of DIFC and Vice Chairman of UAE Central Bank for members of the Italian, Danish,  Netherlands, Swiss, Swedish and Finnish Business Councils – June 15 2009, Emirates Towers;

IBCD members attend lecture “ Economic outlook in the Middle East” at Capital Club, DIFC with Members of Danish Business Council;

IBCD President Dr. Ottavia Molinari interviewed for RAI NEWS 24 :

IBCD members attend  Concert  of the UAE Philharmonic Orchestra and Dubai Chamber Choir – Mozart @ The American University Dubai – May 2009

Italian Business Council Dubai organizes diamond essential course – May 10 2009 ( picture)

IBCD Corporate Member Invitation to Al Qasba Food Festival in Sharjah;

IBCD begins to provide Italian language tuition tailor-made courses on site to staff of corporate IBCD to it’s members through Ms. Tiziana Giunta, IBCD Member and a professionally qualified Italian teacher;

ATM Exhibition  Business Luncheon organized by Dubai Chamber, Grand Hyatt Hotel, May 6 2009;

IBCD participates at official Launch of  Carluccio’s restaurant at Dubai Mall – April 1 2009;

IBCD members invited to participate to Singapore Encore event organized by Singapore Business Council and Consulate of Singapore in DubaiApril 3 2009 at the Atlantis, Palm Jumeirah;

IBCD members invited to attend the 3rd Business Councils Golf Tournament at Links Golf Club, Ras Al Khaimah, organized by Netherlands Business Council – April 2009;IBCD members attend in Italy the event Il Sole 24 ORE- Ellebiemme “Investire a Dubai IL SOLE    24ORE,  April 24 2009

Members of the Executive Board IBCD participate at Business Breakfast with Dubai Chamber at Raffles Hotel Dubai – April 2009

IBCD President attends a Round Table Discussion with Dubai Chamber – March 17 2009

IBCD invites members to “2009 Crossroads for Trade & Technology Conference”

IBCD workshop on Arbitration – February 15 2009  ( picture) “Workshop” with Dubai International Arbitration Center – 15 Feb. 2009

Italian Business Council Dubai meets with Dubai Insurance Group – January 21 2009

UAE – Vietnam Business Forum” 17 February, 2009

IBCD supports – “Italian Day – showcase event at the Zayed University Dubai – Feb 25, 2009

Savona Ligurian Riviera – Fine Food Tasting Evening” – January 26, 2009

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