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Mr. Maalouf thanking the Representative of the Minister of Interior for his generous recognition of the LARP donation

LARP III welcome dinner at the residence of the Frems in Kleiat


The Lebanese American Renaissance Partnership
In collaboration with
The American Lebanese Chamber of Commerce

"Solidarity with Lebanon Neutrality brings Prosperity"

June 25-27, 2015


Thursday, June 25, 2015 
  7:00 pm - Private dinner & reception in honor of Nick Rahall & LARP Delegates
                  Hosted by Mr. Neemat Frem, President of INDEVCO
Friday, June 26, 2015
10:00 am - Registration and coffee
10:30 am - Opening Ceremony
Moderator: The Honorable Walid Maalouf, LARP President
Speakers:  The Honorable David Hale, U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon
Mr. George J. Esseff, Sr. Corporate Leader, California
Mr. Salim Zeenni, AmCham Chairman
Presentation of the grant                                
Remarks: His Excellency Nouhad Machnouk, Minister of Interior
11:00 am - Panel 1: Environment in Lebanon: Responsibility and Improvement
Moderator: His Excellency Sarkis Seraydarian, Consul El Salvador and LARP Lebanon Board
Speakers: General Raymond Khattar, Director General, Civil Defense
Dr. Antoine Sfeir, International Lawyer
Dr. Manal Moussallem, Environmental Engineer
Dr. Jackie Kassouf Maalouf, Founder and President, Dialeb and LARP Lebanon Board member
 12:30 pm - Luncheon: Mr. Neemat Frem, President and CEO, Indevco, Luncheon Keynote speaker

Introduction: Mr. George Bashir, LARP Lebanon Board
1:30 pm - Panel 2: Technology in Lebanon: A Comprehensive Analysis
Moderator: Mr. Michel Yammine, President, ScoNet, Inc
Speakers: Dr. Abdel Munhem Youssef, CEO Ogero Telecom
Mr. Ghassan Hasbani, CEO of Graycoats Consulting
Mr. Walid Hanna, Managing Partner, Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP)
2:30 pm - Coffee break
3:00 am - Panel 3: Infrastructure: Electricity, Water, Roads, Rails, Gas and Oil: Who Benefits?   
Moderator: Mr. George Salameh, LARP Lebanon Board
Speakers: Mr. Antoine Messarra, Member Lebanese Constitutional Council
Dr. Fadi Comair, Director, Ministry of Energy and Water
Mr. Abboud Zahr, Expert Gas & Oil production, Larnaka, Cyprus
Mr. Elie Helou, CDR Projects' Director
4:00 to 5:00 pm Media interviews with delegates
8:00 pm - Gala Dinner: Congressman Nick Rahall (D-WV) Keynote speaker
Introduction: The HonorableWalid Maalouf, Virginia
Master Of Ceremony: Mr. Fady Fayad, LARP Vice President
Presentation of Awards
Saturday, June 27, 2015
8:30 am LARP membership meeting
Elections of new boards (USA & Lebanon)