MEFTA Coalition Middle East Regional Policy Discussion

Date: 3/23/06


The U.S. – Middle East Free Trade Coalition


       would like to announce an upcoming Middle East Regional Policy Discussion in Washington, D.C. with:


Douglas Bell

 Deputy Assistant, U.S. Trade Representative for Europe and the Middle East

 United States Trade Representative


Azza El-Abd

 Deputy Director, Office of Middle East Affairs

U.S. Agency for International Development


Sonia Franceski

Regional Economic and Commercial Officer & MEPI Economic Pillar

Bureau of Near East Affairs, U.S. Department of State


Carl B. Kress

Regional Director, Middle East, North Africa and South Asia

U.S. Trade and Development Agency


Cherie Loustaunau

 Director, Office of the Middle East

Market Access and Compliance Division/ITA, U.S. Department of Commerce




Thursday, March 23, 2006


3:00 p.m. ¨C 4:30 p.m.


Offices of Lucent Technologies

1100 New York Avenue, NW

Suite 640

Washington, DC 20005



Ms. Marie Royce

Vice President, International Strategy

Bell Lab Innovations

Lucent Technologies



These speakers have been asked to update the Coalition membership on regional political and economic developments, major policy initiatives, commercial prospects, and travel overseas by the President and/or Cabinet Members and incoming visits by foreign dignitaries.



This is an off-the-record, informal roundtable discussion with senior level executives from U.S. companies active or interested in the Middle East.  If you have any questions regarding this program, please contact Holly Woodhead of BCIU at tel: 202-775-3483; fax: 202-775-6025; E-MAIL: or Chuck Dittrich of NFTC at tel. 202-464-2022; E-MAIL:


Participation fee: BCIU and NFTC Members, NO CHARGE; Introductory Non-members, $50.


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