20 October, 2019
Fairfax, VA

PABA Trade Show & Conference 2019


PABA 2019 Building Trust Through Trade

PABA 2019 Trade Show & Conference is an excellent opportunity for cross-industry groups, as well as small and medium size businesses to build contacts and develop prospects for lucrative trade deals.


Meet potential business partners from home and abroad in an exclusive setting dedicated to your business success



Explore mutually beneficial business ventures, and Strike on-the-spot business deals.



Learn about untapped markets in Pakistan and trade venues between the US and Pakistan and why now is the time to make connections with



Showcase your products and services to business leaders, visitors and participants at PABA 2019


Speakers Meet Our Speakers

Thomas Davis, III

Former Congressman / Rector of George Mason University

Rob Wittman

VA Congressman

George Allen

Former Governor, VA

Dick Black

Virginia State Senator

Luis G. Lobo

Executive Vice President Multicultural Banking, BB&T Bank

Andrew Hall

Andy Hall, Managing Director, Nasdaq New Listings

Debbie Jones

President and CEO of Prince William County Chamber of Commerce

Khawaja Masood Akhtar

President of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Colonel Edwin C. Roessler Jr.

Chief of Fairfax County Police Department

Sharon Bulova

Chairman of the Fairfax County, Virginia Board of Supervisors

Sajjad H Qamar

Senior Manager - Ernst & Young Financial Services

Mahveen Azam

American University, Program Manager for the School of International Service

Guests Special Guests

George Barker

Virginia State Senator

Dave Marsden

Virginia State Senator

Chap Petersen

Virginia State Senator

Tentative Program Agenda PABA 2019 Program

8:30a.m. - 9:00a.m.

Registration & Networking Opportunities

9:00a.m. - 10:00a.m.

PABA 2019 Opening Ceremony & Keynote Speakers

  • Siddique Sheikh- PABA Founder & Chairman
  • Asad Majeed Khan - Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States
  • Luis G. Lobo – BB&T Bank, Executive Vice President, Multicultural Banking
  • Andy Hall, Managing Director, NASDAQ New Listings
  • Debbie Jones - Prince William Chamber of Commerce, President & CEO


PABA 2019 Event Begins

10:00am. - 10:45am.

Pakistan Economic & Trade Trends and U.S. Capital Markets Overview

Sajjad H. Qamar - Ernst & Young LLP, Senior Manager and PABA Board Member.
Andy Hall - NASDAQ Stock Exchange, Managing Director, New Listings

11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.

Bank on Your Success-Financial Literacy & U.S Banking

Join BB&T’s Bank on Your Success seminar focused on homeownership and personal financing opportunities. At this seminar, you will learn nuts and bolts of mortgage and personal financing options.

Presenters: Rohita Choudhary and Dawar Gobar, Vice-Presidents and Market Leaders

Noon - 1:00p.m.

Lunch Break

(on your own)


PABA 2019 Event Resumes

1:00pm. - 1:45pm.

Bank on Your Success - Commercial Lending and Business Financing

Join BB&T’s Bank on Your Success seminar focused on Growing your Business. Through this presentation, you will learn about various commercial lending programs available to you and to your business.  Further, you will learn key attributes of each commercial lending program, processes involved and lending requirements to qualify for various available programs.

Presenter: Lianne Wang, Small Business Specialist

4:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.


5:00p.m. - 5:45p.m.

Networking Event & Reception

5:45p.m - 6:00p.m.

Seating / Banquet Hall

6:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.

Pakistan-U.S. Bilateral Trade: Opportunities and Challenges

  • Sajjad Qamar, Ernst & Young, Senior Manager and PABA Board Member (Introductions)
  • James Witte, George Mason University, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institute for Immigration Research (Moderator)
  • James Moran, Former U.S. Congressman
  • Tulu Kaifee, BB&T Bank, Vice President
  • Mahveen Azam, American University, Program Manager for the School of International Service
  • Lance Thom, McGriff Insurance, Vice President
  • Qaiser Malik, The Forward Group

7:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.

Speakers and Invited Guests

  • Haroon Sheikh, business leader
  • Master of Ceremonies- Tom Davis, Former U.S. Congressman
  • Rob Wittman, U.S. Congressman, VA
  • Asad Majeed Khan, Ambassador from Pakistan to the United States
  • George Allen, Former U.S. Senator and Governor of Virginia
  • Vanessa O’Brian, Women’s Leadership and Pakistan Good-Will Ambassador
  • Dick Black, State Senator (VA-13)
  • Sharon Bulova, Fairfax County, VA Board of Supervisors, Chairman
  • Colonel Edwin C. Roessler, Jr., Fairfax County Police Department, Chief of Police

8:00p.m. - 9:30p.m.

Fashion Show & Dinner

9:30p.m. - Close


Become a sponsor Sponsorship Opportunities

Don’t miss the chance to be a part of PABA Trade Show & Conference 2019. Sponsorship gives you great exposure as well as branding and market reach. Early sponsors will enjoy extensive media coverage throughout all our marketing messages. Contact us to discuss your goals and the many ways PABA 2019 can add to your branding and marketing efforts.

Thank You Our Sponsors

PRICING PLANS Get your Ticket

Full Access / Dinner

Full Access / Dinner


• Dinner on October 20th


Full Access / Dinner
Table package

Table package


• 10-people Full Access & Dinner


Table package
Exhibit Space

Exhibit Space


• Exhibit Space + 2 Full Tickets


Exhibit Space

GET HERE PABA Trade Show & Conference 2019

Location: Fairview Park Marriott

3111 Fairview Park Dr.
Falls Church, VA 22042

Tickets info

Phone: (703) 440-1111

Email: info@pabaevents.com

Pakistan America Business Association

Email: paba2019@pabaevents.com
Phone: +1 703-440-1111

9302 Old Keene Mill Rd Suite B
Burke, VA 22015, USA

Brand Media

For more information or to become
a sponsor please contact Brand Media:
Contact: Mr. Owais Mughal
Phone: +92 42 35218530
email: brandmedia@gmail.com