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WAVTEQ to speak on "The rise of subnational IPAs. What does the future bring?" at WAIPA World Investment Conference 2018

WAIPA Subnational IPAs Chris Knight

We are proud to announce that WAVTEQ will be speaking at the 23rd annual WAIPA World Investment Conference (#WIC18) which is being held in Xiamen, China from 7-9 September 2018.

This annual conference will bring together Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) from all around the world; other government officials, development sector leaders, private sector representatives and academics relevant to FDI policy and strategy.

WAVTEQ's Co-Founder & Chief Commercia Officer, Chris Knight will speak on the topic of "The rise of subnational IPAs. What does the future bring?"

WAVTEQ is very much looking forward to connecting the investment promotion community at WAIPA 2018.

If you would like more information or to register to attend the WAIPA World Investment Conference 2018, please visit

Should you need further information contact:

If you would like to arrange a meeting with Chris Knight during the conference, please contact:

Judith Walker
Senior Marketing Executive, WAVTEQ
T: +44 (0) 28090 996 698

About the speaker

Chris has nearly 15 years of FDI consulting and sales experience, most recently as Global Sales Director of fDi Intelligence, Financial Times, where he headed-up the commercial activities of its fDi portfolio including, fDi Magazine, fDi Events, fDi Markets and fDi Benchmark.

Chris has over a decade of FDI experience and is one of the most dynamic and experienced consultants in the area of FDI, having worked with over 100 IPAs in many different roles including research, consulting, training, FDI tools, advertising, and events for investment promotion.

Read Chris Knight's full bio on the WAVTEQ team page here