Mohammed Kateeb among leaders attending Saudi Arabia’s-led T20 Summit
The Group Chairman & CEO of Path Solutions, Mohammed Kateeb was invited to attend the T20 Summit that was held virtually on 31 October and 1 November 2020. The Think Tank 20 (T20) is an official engagement group of the G20 Summit and an intellectual backbone for the Group of Twenty. The two-day event featured insights and debate from major international policymakers and thought leaders aimed at delivering policies and recommendations on a multitude of subjects related to the global economy that can be adopted by G20 leaders. T20 think tanks ramped up engagement during pandemic and called for G20 leaders to use COVID-19 as an opportunity to build back better.
The engagement group T20 is responsible for connecting and collaborating with regional and international think tanks, academics, government officials, representatives from international organizations and industry stakeholders, and then to present its Communique to representatives of the G20. The document comprising 32 policy proposals grouped into seven high-level categories, will be considered by the G20 leaders at the G20 Virtual Leaders’ Summit, taking place on Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 November 2020.
Among the topics discussed in preparation of the G20 Summit is Task Force 8: International Financial Architecture, which focused on the priorities for policy action on global financial governance, encouraging inclusive financial sector development via new instruments, including the role of Islamic finance, global regulations, technology, cryptocurrency and fintech.
The summit was co-led by King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC) and King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies (KFCRIS). https://t20saudiarabia.org.sa/en/Pages/default.aspx