The IIBLP Middle East Annual Survey of Letter of Credit Law and Practice and Guarantee and Standby Forum took place on 8 & 9 October 2012 in Dubai at Dubai Chamber of Commerce.
At the event were leading lights in Trade Finance wishing t stay at the forefront of their field. “I gained a lot from the LC Survey” said Stephannie O. Ojeikere, Manager of the Institute of Trade Finance Management and Practice, from Lagos, Nigeria. Their website can be found at http://www.titfmpn.org.
The European Survey took place at the very edge of Europe in the historic city of Istanbul, Turkey on 11 & 12 October 2012. The local host for the event was YapiKredi Bank and local organizer was ICC Turkey.
Both surveys convey Professional Development credits (CDCS Specialists receive 13 PDUs and CSGP Specialists get 4 CEUs). As an Associate Director of IIBLP, Vincent O’Brien also participated actively at the events.