Southeast Europe Business Forum

Meeting neighbors for new business

22 - 23 November 2012

Istanbul Congress Center, Turkey


Official supporters



Turkish - American Business Association (TABA) founded in 1987 as a non-profit organization, with head office in Istanbul and 5 branches in Turkey. She has over 650 members. As the representative of the American Chamber of Commerce in Turkey, her goal is to enhance trade relations between the USA and Turkey; to encourage American investments into this country; assist her members by connecting them with potential strategic partners; help solve their trade-related issues and contribute to Turkey's promotion abroad.

The American Business Forum in Turkey (ABFT) serves as an American Chamber of Commerce in Turkey and represents approximately 70 prestigious U.S. firms operating in Turkey. It was established in January 2004 with a mission to improve the business and investment environment for the U.S. companies in Turkey, ABFT has remained focused on this objective through advocacy and business development initiatives.

InvestBulgaria Agency (IBA) is a government institution providing information, contacts and project management support to potential investors.

The FTTH Council Europe is an industry organisation with a mission to accelerate the availability of fibre-based, ultra-high-speed access networks to consumers and businesses. The Council promotes this technology because it will deliver a flow of new services that enhance the quality of life, contribute to a better environment and increase economic competitiveness. The Council consists of more than 150 member companies. www.ftthcouncil.eu