U.S. Embassy to Hold 2015 U.S.-Turkmenistan Business Forum

The U.S. Embassy in Turkmenistan, in partnership with the Government of Turkmenistan and the U.S.-Turkmenistan Business Council, will host the seventh annual U.S.-Turkmenistan Business Forum on January 21-22, 2015 at the Mizan Business Center in Ashgabat.  The Forum will convene speakers from academia, industry, and the U.S. and Turkmen governments for expert-level discussions in the sectors of agriculture, water management, innovative technologies, and finance.

The 2015 U.S.-Turkmenistan Business Forum will offer the participants a unique chance to foster relationships with Government of Turkmenistan officials and local businesses, and to learn more about business opportunities in the country.  Representatives of two U.S. universities and 35 American companies and organizations will participate in the Forum and will have the opportunity to network with decision-makers within both the Turkmen government and the local business community.  Throughout the forum, participants will hear three panel discussions on innovative technologies in industry and agriculture, and the role of finance in economic development.