In collaboration with "Islamic Finance: an option to boost the Italian economy" 24 June 2014 NCTM Studio Legale Associato Via Agnello, 12 – 20121 Milano, Conference Room 08:45 Arrival of participants and refreshment 09:00 Chairperson’s Opening Remarks - Vittorio Noseda, Partner, NCTM Studio Legale Associato - Ambassador Attilio Massimo Iannucci 09.05 The position of Italy in the global Islamic economy. How to do business with the emerging Islamic markets? Prof. Laurent Marliere, CEO, ISFIN 09.50 Islamic finance in Europe: an overview Angela Di Maria, Directorate General for Economics, Statistics and Research, Bank of Italy 10:10 Islamic Finance: alternative source of finance (Ijarah, sukuk, sukuk fund, sukuk basket participation note, REIT, islamic securitization) - Prof. Humayon Dar, Chairman, Edbiz Corporation - London - Faisal Alshowaikh, Head of Islamic Financial Services, ABC International Bank plc - London - Ahmad Lutfi Abdull Mutalip, Managing Partner Azmi Associates - Kuala Lumpur - John Sandwick, Manager, Safa Investment Services - Geneve 11.10 Coffee and networking break 11:25 The regulatory framework. Available contractual tools and enabling regulations: developing the legal and tax landscape for Islamic Finance in Italy - Rony Hamaui, CEO, Mediofactoring SpA - Prof. Paolo Pietro Biancone, Director Center for Research on Islamic Finance, University of Turin - Piermauro Carabellese, Partner NCTM Studio Legale Associato - Stefano Padovani, Partner, NCTM Studio Legale Associato 12:15 Roundtable. Italy and the global Islamic economy: evolution and perspective - Ambassador Antonio Badini - Francesca Brigandì di Castelbarco, President, Italian Chamber of Commerce for the Mediterranean countries - Hadi Al Alawi, Chairman & CEO, Alhayat Group - Manama Kingdom of Bahrain - Alberto Di Gennaro, Al-Shirkah Sharia Sagl - Lugano - Alberto Bellotto, Head of Legal Affairs, Siirtec Nigi SpA - Marco Oriolo, General Manager, Saga Italia SpA - Roberto Cazzaniga, Managing Director, IBF SpA 13:15 Luncheon RSVP [email protected] The conference will be held in Italian and English. Simultaneous translation is available.