The Caspian Corridor Conference opened in London on Wednesday at European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) headquarters.
The conference is hosted by the Asia House, the CityUK, the Britain Azerbaijan Business Council and the International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA). A major focus of this year's conference is the development of energy and economic development corridors from Asia to Europe that are diverse and safe.
“The Caspian Corridor Conference is fast establishing itself as an important platform for the exchange of ideas on developments in the region; it fosters constructive discussion between business and policy makers from the U.K. and the Caspian," Jahangir Hajiyev, chairman of IBA, said. "This year’s conference will continue in the tradition of the previous two, drawing in high-caliber speakers across sectors. We are thankful to the EBRD in playing host to the 2015 Conference."
Speakers include officials from the governments of the U.K. and Azerbaijan, as well as various business representatives.