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FII: Mega-conference on investment launches in Riyadh today


KAWA helps you take in the scope of participation in the Future Investment Initiative, sharing live footage straight from KSA as the event unfolds.

The Future Investment Initiative launches today in the Saudi capital Riyadh. The FII convenes 3,500 guests from over 88 countries to hear high-profile speeches over three days, on the future of the use of our planet’s valuable resources: not only fossil fuels, but also healthcare resources and big data.

Against the backdrop of the lush Ritz-Carlton hotel in Riyadh, France is remarkably present. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund addresses the crowd, followed by Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s keynote address. Past French President Sarkozy will engage in a one-to-one interview on the 26th of October.