Uganda Investment Authority is organizing a one day Consultative and Investment Conference on 21st June 2017 with the theme “YOUR INVESTMENT IS OUR BUSINESS”.
The objectives of the conference include among others, creation of awareness of the existing investment opportunities, sharing investor relevant information, networking, and guidance on doing business and shine a spotlight on the investment potential of Uganda, information on the current tax incentive regime and appreciate the role of private sector investment.
The target audience of the conference will be the business community, potential and existing investors, District leaders (both technical and political), cultural and religious leaders.
The UIA One-Stop Center which includes UIA, URSB, URA, NEMA, the Ministries of Lands and Internal Affairs will carry out a Business Clinic at the workshop hence taking services nearer to the business community.
|8:00-9:00 am||Arrival of Guests and Participants||Registration officer|
|9:00-9-30 am||Opening Remarks||Chairman Board of Directors UIA|
|9:30-9:45 am||Key Note Address- Role of FDI and Domestic Investment in the Development of Uganda’s Economy||Dr. Fred Muhumuza
Former, Senior Economic Advisor
Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development
|9:45-10:15am||Overview of Investment Climate in Uganda||Ag D/IPD. Ms. Sheila Karungi|
|10:15-10:30am||Uganda’s Current Tax Incentive Regime||Uganda Revenue Authority Commissioner Customs|
|10:30:10:45 am||Investment Facilitation and After Care||Investment Facilitation and After Care Division- Mr. Lawrence Byensi|
|10:45-11:00 am||A Precursor to Economic Development through Promotion of SME’s||Director SME Division- Mr. Basil Ajer|
|11:00-11:15am||One Stop Center Services||Director One Stop Centre- Mr. Joseph Kiggundu|
|11:40-1:30 pm||Question and Answer Session||PANELISTS|
|1:30-1:45 pm||Closing Remarks||Executive Director-UIA|
|1:45-2:30 pm||LUNCH BREAK|
|2:30-5:00 pm||Business Clinic-One Stop Centre||OSC Officers (URSB, URA, NEMA, IMMIGRATION, LANDS, UNBS, KCCA)|
PS. Registration for the conference is now closed