Turkey's Independent Industrialists' and Businessmen's Association (MÜSİAD) is organizing the 15th MÜSİAD International Fair "High Tech Port by MÜSIAD", with the theme "The World is Changeable: Change the Business, Change the World," and the 18th International Business Forum (IBF) Congress which will be held under the patronage of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan from November 26-30 at Istanbul's CNR Expo Center.
International fairs organized by leading Turkish NGO MÜSIAD, have been held in Turkey since 1993 and are known to be the biggest general trade fairs. The event's media sponsors are Sabah and Daily Sabah newspapers. Islamic Development Bank (IDB) President Dr. Ahmed Mohammad Ali will deliver a speech in the opening session of the IBF and the keynote speech will be delivered by Mushtak Parker, editor of the Islamic Banker Magazine .
This year, the events will be enriched with the remarks of ministers and the input of academics, public authorities and experts discussing topics under titles such as: Paradigm Shift: Neo-Financial Drifts, IBF Panel Sessions, Country and Project Presentations, Sectoral Business Matching Sessions, High Tech CEO Forum, Regional Business Forums in different Anatolian Cities, Traditional Handcrafts and Arts Exhibit, and Exhibitors in all Sectors and Country Pavilions.