(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM))
DUBAI, 26th May, 2019 (WAM) -- The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry will join chambers of commerce from around the world in Rio de Janeiro for the 11th World Chambers Congress, WCC, where members of global chambers will gather from 12th to 14th June.
The upcoming Congress will see 1,200 participants from 100 countries, including chamber leaders, business heads and key government figures.
Dubai Chamber is supporting the 11th WCC as a sponsor and exhibitor, showcasing the emirate's competitive advantages and reputation as a global business hub.
In his capacity as Chairman of the ICC World Chambers Federation, Dubai Chamber's President and CEO Hamad Buamim will address chamber leaders at the opening ceremony of the Congress, where he will highlight the importance of cooperation in addressing key challenges facing global chambers and developing innovative solutions that can enhance the competitiveness of chambers and their respective members.
Buamim will also participate in high-level meetings and key sessions throughout the three-day event.
More than 80 speakers will take part in 25 interactive discussions, sessions, and workshops during the Congress which will be held under the theme, 'Creating a Shared Future'.
The World Chambers Federation, WCF, is the ICC's global forum uniting the worldwide network of 12,000 chambers and their respective business communities.
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