Asia Outbound Summit Dubai

May 3-4, 2023

Day 1, May 3, 2023

Investment Migration and Succession Planning

9:30-9:35 Welcoming Remarks

9:35-10:05 Session 1: A Globally Changing Immigration and Mobility Landscape in 2023 and Beyond

10:05-10:25 Session 2: Unique Selling Points and Advantages of Investing in Caribbean

10:25-10:45 Session 3: Offshore Private Banking & Wealth Management, Global Perspective and Local Foundations

10:45-10:55 Session 4: Portuguese Golden Visa – Fast Track to EU Citizenship

10:55-11:25 Networking Coffee Break

11:25-11:45 Session 5: Malta: Investment Migration Opportunities 2023

11:45-12:30 Session 6: Panel Discussion – Staying ahead in Rapidly-Changing Global Immigration Environment

Panel Objective

After the world was stricken by the post-pandemic, climate change, political unrest, and military conflicts in 2022, the unfolding drama is brewing up more clashes that are remapping the globe. The early of 2023 has seen tremendous evolving changes in residency and citizenship by investment programs. This panel discusses the key market trends shaping the current and future dynamics of the investment immigration industry in UAE and the options available that the HNWIs are seeking for new opportunities.

12:30-14:00 Networking Luncheon

14:00-14:15 Session 7: The Oldest Currency in the World Reinvented – Creating New Value Through Sustainable Gold Investment

14:15-14:35 Session 8: An Overview of Samoa and introduction to Samoa Trustee Companies Act

14:35-15:05 Session 9: Asset Protection and Setting up a Swiss Family Office in Time of Global Uncertainty

15:05-15:35 Networking Coffee Break

15:35-16:05 Session 10: Wealth Management–Trends in Product Innovation

16:05-16:55 Session 11: Panel Discussion – Constant Developments in Structuring Wealth and Estates in the Middle East

Panel Objective

Supported by the ongoing post-pandemic recovery, the economic growth in the Middle East remains relatively robust in 2023. The rising number of super-rich shows more urgent needs than ever for managing their growing wealth and effective succession plan. This panel outlines the recent developments and structure evolution that are affecting how Middle Eastern families and their advisors are approaching estate planning, as well as what new challenges emerge.

16:55-17:00 Closing Remarks

Asia Outbound Summit Dubai

May 3-4, 2023

Day 2, May 4, 2023

Corporate Structuring and Foreign Direct Investment

9:30-9:35 Welcoming Remarks

9:35-10:05 Session 1: How Do Judge Whether to Put Your Economic Zone into a Friend Zone?

10:05-10:25 Session 2: UAE, Your Future Proof Jurisdiction

10:25-10:50 Session 3: Corporate Structuring through an International Family Office

10:50-11:20 Networking Coffee Break

11:20-11:40 Session 4: The Formation and Structure of a Bermuda Entity

11:40-12:30 Session 5: Panel Discussion –Coping with Global Greater Tax Complexities

Panel Objective

Cross-border tax planning is a major difficulty for companies that involve international businesses, particularly when the tax laws vary widely among each jurisdiction and are often changing, making compliance more complicated and placing additional emphasis on enterprises in the post-pandemic era. This panel presented insights on tax challenges and pitfalls that businesses need to know, for factoring those into their strategic decision-making.

12:30-14:00 Networking Luncheon

14:00-14:30 Session 6: Structures as Special-Purpose Investment Vehicles in the Seychelles

14:30-14:50 Session 7: FDI and Corporate Structuring in Saudi Arabia & Qatar

14:50-15:10 Session 8: Samoa: Wealth Management Solutions

15:10-15:40 Networking Coffee Break

15:40-16:25 Session 9: Panel Discussion – Proofing the Structures in an Increasingly Regulated World

Panel Objective

During times of uncertainty, a robust corporate structure caters not only to the operational requirements of the business but also to ownership considerations of the business, particularly those of investors. The panel overviews structuring options across multiple jurisdictions where offshore vehicles have been widely exploited as legitimate and important applications for global capital inflows and outflows.

16:25-16:30 Closing Remarks