The 2nd US-Saudi Business Opportunities Forum was held Dec 5-7, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia with the aim to be a high-level gathering of senior officials and business leaders from Saudi Arabia and the United States that explored opportunities for greater economic collaboration between the two nations as well as providing an unparalleled business networking environment.
The forum was sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) of Saudi Arabia and organized by the Committee for International Trade (CIT), the Saudi-US Trade Group (SUSTG) and the US-Saudi Arabian Business Council (USSABC). For more information visit the SUSRIS.com special section on this topic:
The second plenary session was titled, “Education: Investing in Human Capital” and was moderated by Steve Clemons, Director, American Strategy Program, New America Foundation and Editor-at-Large, New America Foundation. The Minister of Education, Prince Faisal Bin Abdullah Al-Saud, was the first panelist to make remarks.