THE GLOBAL MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRIALISATION SUMMIT

GMIS ROADSHOWS New York, USA

25

Sep 2019

New York, USA

South Dining Room,
Level 4 South,
Conference Building,
United Nations HQs

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Standards for the digitalisation of inclusive and sustainable value chains

Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Robotics, Machine Learning (ML), and Internet-of-Things (IoT) are transforming the way we live, work and organise our daily lives. However, the disruptive nature of these technological innovations, the rapid pace of the transformation, and the increased complexity and interdependence of today’s economies and societies, create difficulties in planning for and predicting the future.

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  • 12:45 1:15

    Arrival

  • 1:15 1:20

    Opening Remarks

  • 1:20 1:30

    Welcome Address

    UAE representative (TBC)

  • 1:30 1:40

    Welcome Address

    Mr. LI Yong, Director General, UNIDO

  • 1:40 1:50

    Welcome Address

    Mr. Badr Al-Olama, Head of the GMIS Organising Committee

  • 1:50 2:00

    Flash of Insight: “Is standardisation a key to achieving the SDGs?”

    Mr. Bernardo Calzadilla-Sarmiento, Director, Department of Trade, Investment and Innovation, UNIDO

  • 2:00 2:45

    Ministerial Panel “Standards for the digitalisation of inclusive and sustainable value chains”

    Moderator: Mr. Bernardo Calzadilla-Sarmiento, Director, Department of Trade, Investment and Innovation, UNIDO Panellists:
    Ms. Olga Algayerova, Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
    H.E. Ms. Rocío Ingred Barrios, Minister of Production, Peru
    H.E. Mr. Alan Kyerematen, Minister of Trade and Industry, Ghana
    H.E. Ms. Graciela Marquez, Secretary of Economy, Mexico
    Mr. Mahmoud Mohieldin, Senior Vice President for the 2030 Development Agenda, United Nations Relations, and Partnerships, World Bank Group

For additional information and further inquiries about future roadshows, please contact:

James Inston
Phone : +971 55 487 6871
E-mail : registration@gmisummit.com
Website : gmisummit.com

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