Coinciding with Global Money Week, the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce & Industry will host the First Annual Youth Financial Dignity Summit under the banner of “Money & Hopes.” The summit is organized by SEDCO Holding Group’s Riyali Financial Literacy Program and its partners and will be held on Monday March 17th, 2014.
The summit will consist of a variety of financial literacy focused activities aimed at achieving financial dignity and independence amongst youth and will host speakers and experts from both the Kingdom’s public and private sectors.
Mr. Amr Banaja, VP of Marketing and Corporate Communications at SEDCO Holding Group, stated “the summit will discuss local and international financial literacy and its effect on countries’ economies, as well as initiatives by young businessmen.”
Banaja further indicated that the summit’s activities will include lectures that will take place in King Abdulaziz University, which will enrich the youth with financial literacy based knowledge. Speaking at the summit are several officials from SEDCO Holding Group, an internationally renowned financial expert and other speakers including Dr. Fuad Merdad, Thamer Al Fartooshi, Dr. Naif Al Mutawi’a and executives and ambassadors of the Riyali program.