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Bahrain to host 7th edition of CC Forum

The 7th edition of CC Forum in Bahrain will bring together global investment funds, family offices, VC capital firms, HNWs and brightest startups to discuss the ways of investing in sustainability.
Titled ‘Investment in Sustainable Development’, the forum will take place from March 21 to 24, 2022, back-to-back with Formula One Bahrain.
The event follows CC Forum’s highly successful in-person editions in Cote-d-Azur (July 2021), Dubai (April 2021), Monte-Carlo under the High Patronage and in the presence of Prince Albert II of Monaco (September 2020) and London (October 2019) which received a royal greeting by HM Queen Elizabeth II.
CC Forum addresses such issues as Climate Change, Clean Energy, Government Strategies, Impact Investment, Preservation of the Ocean, Emerging Technologies, Healthcare and Education, Philanthropy and Social Inclusion.
The main purpose and goal of the 7th edition is highlighting the green initiatives and investment opportunities of the Kingdom of Bahrain aligned with Vision 2030.
CC Forum’s previous participants included among others Prince Albert II of Monaco, Ban Ki Moon, Stanley Johnson, Placido Domingo, Nouriel Roubini, Tim Draper, Dame Jane Goodall, Princess Charlene of Monaco, HSH Prince Michael of Liechtenstein, Sheikh Awadh Magrin bin Sultan, HH Sheikha Noora Al Khalifa of Bahrain, Sheikha Hend Al Quessimi, Gunter Pauli, Michael Flatley, David Arkless and Julian Lennon.
CC Forum Middle East also abounds in a rich networking and cultural programme ranging from welcoming drinks and yacht receptions to networking dinners and satellite events. It will culminate in CC Forum’s traditional VIP Investors’ Gala & Awards Giving Ceremony on 22nd March with the participation of the greatest living musicians, the previous editions having featured the performances by Maestro Placido Domingo, Maxim Vengerov and Evgeny Kissin.
The highlight of CC Forum Middle East will be the first public appearance of the unique Porrima eco-yacht which runs exclusively on renewable energy - solar, wind and hydrogen.
The forum will take place at Four Seasons Hotel. The Gala and the Awards Ceremony will be held at Ritz Carlton Hotel Bahrain.-- TradeArabia News Service