GBA Monthly Business Meeting
Le Meridien Saigon

We would like to invite you to our monthly
GBA Business Meeting – May 2017
Date:               Monday, 08 May 2017
Time:              17:45 - 22:00
Venue:            Ballroom 2, Le Méridien Saigon
                        3C Ton Duc Thang Street, District 1, HCMC
                        Tel: 08-6263 6688

17:45 – 18:30:             Registration and networking cocktail
18:30 – 20:30:             Meeting and presentations
20:30 – 22:00:             Dinner and networking opportunity

Meeting chairman
: Mr. Oliver Massmann – GBA Board Member

Meeting program:

“Solar Power in Vietnam”
1.    Investing in solar energy – How to do it right?
Mr. Oliver Massmann, Director of Duane Morris Vietnam LLC/ GBA Board Member
Oliver Massmann is an International Attorney at Law and a Certified Financial Accountant and Auditor. He practices in the area of corporate international taxation and on power/water projects, matters related to oil and gas companies and telecoms, privatization and equitization, mergers and acquisitions, and general commercial matters for multinational clients in relation to investment and doing business in Vietnam. He is the only foreign lawyer as Member to the Supervisory Board of PetroVietnam Insurance Corporation, Vietnam's largest industrial insurer. Mr. Massmann is currently working on several investment projects as well as taxation matters and advising the Ministry of Electrical Power on building the power generation infrastructure in Myanmar.

2.    Potential of solar energy industry in Vietnam. Government’s policies on solar power & Investment guidelines for foreign investors

Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, Director of the Renewable Energy Centre – Institute of Energy
Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan has obtained his Ph.D from Grenoble University II (France) and Master of Engineering from Asian Institute of Technology (Bangkok, Thailand). Currently he is Director of Renewable Energy Center, Institute of Energy (MOIT). He has been working in Energy sector for more than 30 years in various countries on Energy policy and planning, RE, Energy economics and Engineering projects. Currently he is member on working group to elaborate guideline circular and PPA for solar development in Vietnam, following the Decision 11/2017 on "Support mechanisms for the Development of Solar Power Projects in Vietnam

3.    Question & Answer Session

4.    Introduction of New Members

5.    Updates on GBA Activities

Mr. Oliver Massmann – GBA Chairman

Meeting fee:

•    Advanced registration:  
Member:          VND    950,000 (from GBA/ NORDCHAM/ SBA)
Non-member: VND 1,200,000

•    Walk-in

Member:          VND 1,500,000 (from GBA/ NORDCHAM/ SBA)
Non-member: VND 1,800,000

Please be so kind as to register with Ms. Mai Anh, Tel: 08 38 23 97 72 or to enable us to plan successfully.

Looking forward to seeing you.

With best regards,
GBA Team

German Business Association

05th floor - Somerset Chancellor Court
21-23 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street
District 1 - Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam

t:   (+84) 8 38 23 97 72 – ext: 112
f:   (+84) 8 38 23 89 09
c:   (+84) 903 720 788

Ms. Nguyen Thi Mai Anh
Event Co-ordinator
+84 28 3823 9772, ext 112