Programme Highlights

  • Trials and Tribulations for obtaining Residency / Citizenship
  • Technology and its Future Implications
  • Ethics, Justice & Global Access
  • Improving Press and Media’s Impact on the Industry
  • What Role does Government Play in the Industry?
  • Digitization: e-Commerce, Blockchain
  • Impact of CBI Programmes on Emerging Countries
  • Government Panel Session

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Day 1
  • Academic Day: Leman Room (by registration only)

    Dimitry Kochenov IMCM
    • 9:00 - 17:00
    • Dimitry Kochenov IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • IMC Education & Training Session: Jura Room (by registration only)

    Bill Howarth IMCM
    • 9:00 - 14:00
    • Bill Howarth IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Intergovernmental Roundtable: Jura Room (by invitation only)

    Joey Jones
    • 16:00 - 17:59
    • Joey Jones
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Registration Desk open

    • 16:00 - 19:00
    • Programmes
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • IM Special Task Force Meeting: Leman Room

    • 18:00 - 19:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • IMC Advisory Committee Meeting (Private function)

    Bruno L’ecuyer IMCM
    • 19:30 - 20:30
    • Bruno L’ecuyer IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
Day 2
  • Opening Address

    Dimitry Kochenov IMCM
    • 9:15 - 9:30
    • Dimitry Kochenov IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Shaping the Future of Residency & Citizenship by Investment

    Daniel Sarmiento
    Suryapratim Roy
    Vladimir Popov
    Andrés Solimano
    Dimitry Kochenov IMCM
    • 9:30 - 10:00
    • Daniel Sarmiento
      Suryapratim Roy
      Vladimir Popov
      Andrés Solimano
      Dimitry Kochenov IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Title: TBC

    • 10:00 - 10:30
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • The Transformational Development Impact of CBI Real Estate Projects

    Mohammed Asaria
    • 10:30 - 11:00
    • Mohammed Asaria
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
11:00 - 11:30 Refreshments Served in the Networking Foyer In Association with TBD
  • Global Sanctions and their Impact on the International Migration Industry

    Jonathan Galea
    • 11:30 - 12:00
    • Jonathan Galea
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Investment Migration: Managing a Challenging Media Environment

    Joey Jones
    • 12:00 - 12:15
    • Joey Jones
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • The Invention of a Passport

    • 12:15 - 12:30
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Book Signing

    • 12:30 - 14:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Served in the Networking Foyer In Association with TBD
  • Sponsor Lunch Briefing

    • 12:45 - 14:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Working Lunch – Brexit Update - Leman Room

    Christine Sullivan IMCM
    Nadine Goldfoot IMCM
    • 12:45 - 14:00
    • Christine Sullivan IMCM
      Nadine Goldfoot IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Welcome Back by Forum Co-Chair

    Joey Jones
    • 14:00 - 14:15
    • Joey Jones
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Taxation in the Context of Residency and Citizenship Programmes

    Nicky Gouder IMCM
    • 14:15 - 14:45
    • Nicky Gouder IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Building a Framework of Professional Standards and Education

    Bill Howarth IMCM
    • 14:45 - 15:15
    • Bill Howarth IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • The Rise and Development of China's Investment Immigration Market

    Eugene Chow
    Winner Xinli Xing
    • 15:15 - 15:45
    • Eugene Chow
      Winner Xinli Xing
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
15:45 - 16:15 Refreshments Served in the Networking Foyer In Association with TBD
  • IATA Transport Report

    • 16:15 - 16:45
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Nottebohm and ‘Genuine Link’: Anatomy of a Jurisprudential Illusion

    Peter J. Spiro
    • 16:45 - 17:00
    • Peter J. Spiro
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • EU Competence and the Attribution of Nationality in Member States

    Daniel Sarmiento
    • 17:00 - 17:15
    • Daniel Sarmiento
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • IIUSA – EB5 Panel

    Darrell Sanders
    Irina Rostova IMCM
    Robert W. Kraft
    Edward Beshara IMCM
    • 17:15 - 18:15
    • Darrell Sanders
      Irina Rostova IMCM
      Robert W. Kraft
      Edward Beshara IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
18:15 - 20:00 Closing Remarks followed by Cocktail Reception In Association with IIUSA
Day 3
  • Opening Remarks by Forum Co-Chair

    Joey Jones
    • 9:15 - 9:30
    • Joey Jones
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Real Estate Panel Session

    Denis Kravchenko IMCM
    Mohammed Asaria
    • 9:30 - 10:00
    • Denis Kravchenko IMCM
      Mohammed Asaria
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Caribbean Session

    Allen Michael Chastanet
    • 10:00 - 10:30
    • Allen Michael Chastanet
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
10:30 - 11:00 Refreshments Served in the Networking Foyer In Association with TBD
  • New Motivations for CBI in the Age of Trump

    H. Ronald Klasko IMCM
    • 11:00 - 11:30
    • H. Ronald Klasko IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Keynote: Investment Migration Council

    Bruno L’ecuyer IMCM
    • 11:30 - 12:00
    • Bruno L’ecuyer IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • The Global Competition for Talent

    Khalid Ali Koser
    • 12:00 - 12:30
    • Khalid Ali Koser
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Billionaires, Millionaires, Inequality and Happiness

    Vladimir Popov
    • 12:30 - 12:45
    • Vladimir Popov
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Book Signing in the Forum Foyer

    Christian H. Kälin IMCM
    • 12:45 - 14:15
    • Christian H. Kälin IMCM
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
12:45 - 14:15 Lunch Served in the Networking Foyer In Association with TBD
  • Welcome Back by Forum Co-Chair

    Joey Jones
    • 14:15 - 14:30
    • Joey Jones
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Henley & Partner Keynote

    • 14:30 - 15:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Due Diligence Panel

    • 15:00 - 15:30
    • Programmes
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Title: TBC

    • 15:30 - 16:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Closing Remarks by Forum Co-Chair

    Joey Jones
    • 16:00 - 16:15
    • Joey Jones
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Shuttle Service to Social Event: Geneva Polo Club

    • 17:00 - 17:45
    • Programmes
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Pre-Dinner Drinks & Entertainment

    • 17:15 - 18:15
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Demo Polo Match

    • 18:15 - 19:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Argentinian Asado BBQ & buffet display

    • 19:00 - 21:30
    • Programmes
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
  • Shuttle Service available: return to Grand Hotel Kempinski

    • 21:30 - 22:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski
Day 4
  • Check-out and depart Geneva

    • 0:00 - 0:00
    • Grand Hotel Kempinski