The Caucasus 2nd international conference on banking and finances will be opened in May 17 in Tbilisi. The organizers are British company ITE Group Plc and its exclusive partner in Georgia Iteca Kavkasia Ltd. The participants of 2-day conference will discuss regional cooperation prospects, investing potential, new products on banking and insurance markets.
Georgia will host the conference for the first time. The first conference was held last year in Azerbaijan. Zurab Gvasalia, Georgian Banks Association president, explains selecting Georgia as the host-country by growing interest to banking sector of the country.
As Iteca Kavkasia representatives declared at todays news conference, more than 200 delegates from Armenia, Azerbaijan, France, Germany, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Moldova, Russia, the UK and the US will take part in conference. 16 companies are among participants, including large Georgian banks.
It should be mentioned, that David Komunadze, executive director of Iteca Kavkasia, has pointed on the problem with exhibition areas. Tbilisi exhibition centre ExpoGeorgia does not agree to provide areas to the company, he noted. Iteca Kavkasia has organized exhibitions in Georgia since 2002 (5-6 exhibitions in a year), mainly in Sheraton Metechi Palace.