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H.E Omar Sultan Al Olama

Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications Government of UAEUnited Arab Emirates

Kaj Burchardi

Platinion Managing Director BCG

Samuel Burke

Managing Editor & Senior HostManaging Editor & Senior Host Real Vision

Samuel Burke

Managing Editor & Senior HostManaging Editor & Senior Host Real Vision

Tim Byun

Global Government Relations Officer OKX

Dimitrios Kavvathas

CEO MENA, Amber Group

Barbara Halasek

Head of Regulatory Affairs Coinfirm

Solandia Jurdi

Head of Compliance & AML LyoPay

james toh

Global Head of Business Development Coinstore

Ryan St

Strategy Investment Manager KuKoin

Oliver Kol

Founder & CEO Grizzly.fi

Gowree Gokhale

Founder & CEO Grizzli.fi

Ralf Glabischnig

Co-Founder Crypto Oasis

elizabeth matthews

Head of Global Partnerships metamask

scott page

– Saxophonist of the mega bands Pink Floyd, Toto and Supertramp

Mark Aruliah

Senior Policy Advisor MEA, Elliptic

Amardeep Thandi

Director, Crypto Regulatory and Compliance Lead EMEA Chainalysis

Kelvin Yeung

Founder & CEO HKD.com

First Time in the Region

Dr. Tian Qi

Chief AI Scientist Huawei CloudChina

First Time in the Region

Dr. Brian Gu

Vice Chairman & President XPENGChina

First Time in the Region

Sean Gourley

Founder & CEO PrimerUnited States of America

First Time in the Region

Angelika Gifford

VP EMEA METAGermany

Dr. Ray O. Johnson

CEO Technology Innovation Institute (TII)United Arab Emirates

Eugene Kaspersky

Co-Founder & CEO KasperskyRussia

First Time in the Region

Helmut Reisinger

CEO EMEA & LATAM Palo Alto NetworksUnited States of America

First Time in the Region

Sebastien Borget

Co-Founder & COO The SandboxFrance

Dr.Guy Diedrich

Global Innovation Officer & SVP CISCO Systems Inc.United States of America

Dimitrios Dosis

President, EEMEA MastercardUnited Arab Emirates

Paul Misener

VP Global Innovation Policy and Communications AmazonUnited States of America

Abdallah Abu-Sheikh

CEO RIZEK & Barq EV

Mayowa Ogundele

Award winning TV show host and international journalist - leading African media personality United Arab Emirates

Abdelaziz Almaazmi

United Arab Emirates

Divya Gokulnath

Co- Founder BYJU’SIndia

First Time in the Region

Kian Mossanen

CIO Siemens EnergyGeorgia

Rashid Abdullah Al Ghurair

Founder CAFU United Arab Emirates

First Time in the Region

Natalya Makarochkina

SVP, International Secure Power Schneider ElectricRussia

KRC Murty

SVP - Head of RTB and PMO Kotak Mahindra Bank

Alexey Lapirov

Chief Executive Officer Microavia United Arab Emirates

Mohammed Al Balooshi

FinTech Sector Head DIFC

Muaiyad Abdullah Al Fallaj

CEO RASAN

Safder Nazir

SVP – Digital Industries Huawei Middle EastUnited Arab Emirates

Hosni Zaouali

AdaptiKa & Lecturer, Stanford University CEO of TechUnited States of America

Haider Ali Khan

CEO Bayut & Dubizzle (AE)United Arab Emirates

Dr. Cédric Jeannot

CEO Be Mobile Africa

Nayef Alabdulwahed

Director, Regulatory Policy Development Capital Market Authority

Yaqoob Salem Al Zaabi

Head of Trends and Innovation, Knowledge & Impact Sector Abu Dhabi Early Childhood AuthorityUnited Arab Emirates

Mahankali Srinivas Rao

CEO T-Hub Foundation (IN)

divya gokulnath

Co-Founder oxford analytica

Renier Lemmens

Group CEO geidea

Alex Nicholls

Director of Expansion AstroLabs United Arab Emirates

Suhail Sameer

CEO BharatPe

Harshit Shah

Chief Technology Officer Spring Health (US)

Soham Shah

CEO and Managing Director Selfdrive.ae United Arab Emirates

Mostafa Zafer

Vice President IBM Cloud and Cognitive Software , IBMUnited Arab Emirates

Belal Jassoma

Head of Business Development of the Free Zone DMCCUnited Arab Emirates

Syed Afzal

Software Architect Digital Dubai AuthorityUnited Arab Emirates

Pascal Murasira

MD East Africa Norrsken Rwanda

Farooq Arshed

Technical Lead Digital Dubai AuthorityUnited Arab Emirates

Sumeet Chopra

Software Engineer Digital Dubai AuthorityUnited Arab Emirates

Franklin Antony

Solutions Architect Digital Dubai AuthorityUnited Arab Emirates

Marc Garcia

Core Developer for Pandas, Release Manager for Pandas 1.5.0, VP Infrastructure NumFOCUSVietnam

Mohammed Fazalullah Qudrath

Senior Developer Advocate MENA Amazon Web ServicesUnited Arab Emirates

Khawar Habib

Lead Mobile Engineer Digital Dubai AuthorityUnited Arab Emirates

David Foy

Head of Sector Development - Digital Economy at Luxinnovation GIE Government of LuxembourgLuxembourg

Kelly Forbes

Executive Director AI Asia Pacific InstituteUnited Arab Emirates

Maya Bridgman

Founder Dubai AI SocietyUnited Arab Emirates

Dr. Mame Aby Seye

Délégation Générale à l’entreprenariat rapide des femmes et des jeunes SenegalSenegal

Aby Sam Thomas

Editor in Chief Entrepreneur Middle East (AE)

Aya Zaghnin

Investment Associate, Delphos International; Investment Advisor, GIZ Early Stage Investor in Africa Morocco

Yasmin Al Enazi

COO Women in AIUnited Arab Emirates

David Lanre Messan

Founder and CEO FirstFounders Inc.Nigeria

Beatrice Cornacchia

SVP - Marketing & Comms EEMEA MastercardItaly

Lochan Sim

Head of Product Offering Checkout ,Payoneer

Kola Oyeneyin

Partner and Director Volition Capital Nigeria

Brahim Ouamane

Advisor of the General Director, Agence de Développement du Digital ADD Morocco

Jessica Walker

Moderator & CMO Fluid FinanceUnited Arab Emirates

Soliman Aldukhil

Group VP Tap Payments

Charles Shyaka

General Manager 250 Startups Rwanda

Stephane REVERRE

Founder SUN Tsu Lab

Nameer Khan

Founder MENA FINTECH ASSOCIATIONMENA