Baku E-trade Forum was 2019’s most exciting international gathering in the e-commerce world. This 2-day Forum was featured 30+ speakers, 60+ e-commerce platforms and fin tech, and 500+ attendees: international organizations, MSMEs, public organizations, government agencies, investors and startups. BEF2019 was an excellent opportunity for exchange of leading insights of industry development. Join us, be ready to be excited, informed, and lead the business BEF-2020!
E-commerce has been facing rapid changes in the recent years. Even the biggest companies are struggling to respond to multiple challenges when it comes to market intelligence and online growth.
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08:30 - 09:30
09:30 – 09:50
Plenary opening session
09:50 - 10:00
10:00 - 11:00
Session 1: E-commerce regulation policy in governmental and intergovernmental approach
11:00 - 11:30
11:30 - 13:00
Session 2: New technology trends in e-commerce infrastructure: perspectives and threats
13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 16:00
Session 3: Online payment systems and digital solutions
16:00 - 16:15
16:15 - 18:00
Session 4: Smart Borders: Opportunities for Trade, Travel and Logistics
10:00 – 13:00
10:00 – 11:00
11:00 – 12:00
Cybersecurity and data protection
12:00 – 13:00
Market behavior and trends
17:00 – 20:00
Baku Sightseeing Tour
Minister of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Deputy Minister Minister of Transport and Infrastructure of Turkey
Head of EU Delegation in Azerbaijan
First Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank
Acting Chairman of the Board of the Financial Markets Chamber
Deputy Chairman Of The State Customs Committee Of The Republic Of Azerbaijan
UNDP Resident Representative
Executive Chairman of Industrie -& Finanzkontor and Founder Geopolitical Intelligence Services
Chair of the Council on State Support to Non-Governmental Organizations under the Auspices of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Member of the Parliament
Chairman of the Agency for Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development
The president of Italy-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce
Executive Director of German-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce
First Deputy Head of Customs Risk Management and Audit Department of the State Customs Committee.
Chief of the National payment system development division, Central Bank of Azerbaijan Republic
Deputy Head of the Main Department of Technology Innovations and Statistics of the State Customs Committee
Head of Azexport.az portal
Founder and Chairman of AgAu.io
Entrepreneur, CAS Blockchain, DLT Founder and President of Global Oracle Association for Leaders
National Project Manager, Azerbaijan.,ITC (International Trade Centre). EU4business Expert
Senior Systems Engineer at nCipher Security
CEO at Mt Pelerin
Founding partner of the Cugia Cuomo & Associati. EU Expert
Head of the Competence Team Identity Management (Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO). EU Expert
Founder and CEO at Cyber Capital HQ
Director of "166 GLOBAL LOGISTICS" LLC
CEO of Cubics Technology LLC
Manager of Merchant Sales and Acquiring, VISA
Director of "CARGO.AZ" LLC
Head of Tax and Legal, KPMG
Founder, Yigim payment system / EKVITA Business Development Manager
Founder of "Yeni fikir" startup competition
Director of "SIT" LLC
e-Visa ensures applicants to save time with giving them a chance to make their visa applications online. This is simple, easy and fast process. Citizens from one of eligible countries for e-Visa Azerbaijan can apply for visa online. When your e-Visa is ready, your document will be sent to you by email in PDF form. You only need to present your printed e-Visa with your passport at the ports of entry of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Forum participants can receive Electronic Visa by using online electronic visa application system www.evisa.gov.az. e-Visa is alternative to visas issued at the consulates and it is permitting entry into and travel in Republic of Azerbaijan. e-Visa ensures applicants to save time with giving them a chance to make their visa applications online. This is simple, easy and fast process. Citizens from one of eligible countries for e-Visa Azerbaijan can apply for visa online. When your e-Visa is ready, your document will be sent to you by email in PDF form. You only need to present your printed e-Visa with your passport at the ports of entry of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Participants are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements. Baku has a full range of hotels of different categories. As many international meetings and events take place in Baku, it is important that hotel reservations be made as soon as possible.
Below is a list of hotels, where special rates are offered for the Forum participants. Please use #bef2019 while making your reservations.
Baku E-Trade Forum 2019 (BEF 2019) will be held at Heydar Aliyev Center, located on 1 Heydar Aliyev Ave. Baku , Azerbaijan.
BEF 2019 will take place on 21-22 October, 2019. Registration for the event will be open from 8:30 a.m.
Working languages of the Forum are: Azerbaijani and English.
Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.
Suleyman Rahimov Street 185, Nasimi, AZ1000 Baku, Azerbaijan
(012) 596 11 27
7 Qurban Abbasov, Bakı 1023
(012) 491 02 27
Flame Towers, 1A Mehdi Huseyn St, Baku 1006
(012) 565 48 48
Khagani Rustamov Street, 4C Khatai District, Baku 1000
(012) 310 00 10
1B Azadlig Avenue, Baku 1000
(012) 464 50 00