VIEW THE 2022 SPEAKERS

Dr Chintan Vaishnav

Director, Atal Innovation Mission

First Time in the Region

Dr. Tian Qi

Chief AI Scientist Huawei Cloud China

First Time in the Region

Dr. Brian Gu

Vice Chairman & President XPENG China

Dr. Ray O. Johnson

CEO Technology Innovation Institute (TII) United Arab Emirates

Dr.Guy Diedrich

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

Dimitrios Dosis

President, EEMEA Mastercard United Arab Emirates

Divya Gokulnath

Co- Founder BYJU’S India

Dr. Amr Talaat

Minister CIT, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) Egypt Egypt

Dr. Cédric Jeannot

CEO Be Mobile Africa

divya gokulnath

Co-Founder oxford analytica

David Foy

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

Dan Murphy

Anchor & Correspondent CNBC United Arab Emirates

Dr. Mame Aby Seye

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

David Lanre Messan

Founder and CEO FirstFounders Inc. Nigeria

Derin Adebayo

Global Lead Endeavour Catalyst United States of America

Dr. Muna Al Dhabbah

CEO Mirradical United Arab Emirates

Dr. Eng. Lidia Grzegorczyk

CEO VELMA ESG Poland

Dr. Chaouki Kasmi

Chief Researcher, Directed Energy Research Center Technology Innovation Institute (TII)

Dr. Eng. Suaad Al Shamsi

UAE's first aircraft engineer

First Time in the Region

David Gillet Lyon

Chief Design Officer VinFast ( Vietnam)

Dr. Ernesto Damiani

Director, Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Khalifa University Center for Cyber Physical Systems (C2PS)

Dr. Sameh Ben Fredj

Lead Data Scientist Emirates Airlines United Arab Emirates

Debbie Botha

Chief Partnership Officer Women in AI United Arab Emirates

Dominique Whitman

Enterprise Client Success Director Meltwater United Arab Emirates

Dr Shreekant Thakkar

Chief Research Officer, Secure Systems Research Centre Technology Innovation Institute

David James

Chief Visionary Officer, Blockchain Recruiters

Dan Westgarth

Chief Operating Officer Deel United Kingdom

Daniel Lattimer

Director Government & Defence EMEA, CyberArk, UK

Dana Howell

Founder MetaDana.io

David Cohen

Co-Founder and Chairman Techstars

David Shepherd

Global Head of Strategy- Risk intelligance London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG)

Damien Urvois

Founder ROOM11

Dr. Ahmed Abdel Hafez

Vice President ,Cybersecurity Affairs National Telecommunication Regulatory Authority NTRA

Daniel Jaramillo

CEO & Co-Founder, RXXO

Daniel Tamas

Co-Founder and CEO, Digitap

Diederik van Wersch

Director, Mid-Market EMEA, Chainalysis

Dr. Rolando Zubiran

Global Head of WEB 3 & Metaverse Services, RRD GO Creative

Didier Nkurikiyimfura

Chief Technology and Innovation Officer Smart Africa

Dr. Humam Elagha

Director - Centre for General Studies Royal University for Women Bahrain

Dr. Giovanna Graziosi Casimiro

Metaverse and XR producer Decentraland United Kingdom

Dave Morvan

Professional Services Consultant Axiomatics

Dr. Ebtesam Almazrouei

Director of the Al-Cross Center Unit Technology Innovation Institute (TII) United Arab Emirates

Dr. Adel Hubail

Group CEO We Deliver

First Time in the Region

Dr. Aadeel Akhtar

Founder and CEO Psyonic United States of America

Dr. Muna Kashwani

Specialist Obstetrics & Gynecology Emirates Hospital Services (EHS) United Arab Emirates

Dr. Hamed Al Hashemi

Advisor to DOH Chairman and Digital Health Lead Department of Health - Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Dr. Philip Song

Chief Marketing Officer Huawei Carrier BG

Darren Lacey, J.D.

Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, Johns Hopkins Medicine, US

Dr. Asma Ibrahim Al Mannaei

Executive Director Research and Innovation Center Department of Health-Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

Dr. Scott Nowson

AI Leader PwC United Arab Emirates

Dr. Bernd Pichlmayer

Policy Advisor for Cybersecurity Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria

Dr. Alina Matyukhina

Head of Cybersecurity, Building Automation, Siemens Smart Infrastructure, Switzerland Switzerland

Dr. Saeed Alhassan Alkhazraji

Founder Manhat

Dr. Sid Ahmed

Dubai Government Advisor, Dubai Police

Dr. Majida Al Azazi

Founder M Glory Holding LLC United Arab Emirates

Dr. Marwan Al Zarouni

Stratigic Advisor Digital Dubai Authority

Dr. Khadija Toubi

Head of Data Analytics & AI Google

Dr. Abdullah Al Shaikh

Dubai Police

Dominic Moore

Head of Ecosystem, Flare Network

Dr. Hamid Haqparwar

Managing Director, Middle East BMW Group

Darryl McDaniels

Legendary Hip-Hop Artist Co-Founder, RUN DMC

Dimitrios Kavvathas

CEO MENA, Amber Group

Dr. Gökçe Phillips

CEO and Co-founder Crypto Index Series

Dr. Omkar Rai

Executive Chairman Startup Odisha India

Dr. Adwaita Menon

Senior Specialist for Human Resources DEWA

Dr. Sanjukta Badhai

Evangelist Startup Odisha India

Dominic Moore

Head of Ecosystem Flare Network

Dr. Hoda Daou

GM Annalect MENA (an Omnicom Media Group company) United Arab Emirates

David Young

Managing Director Oxford Analytica

Daniel Getachew

Founder and CEO Guzo Technologies Ethiopia

Dr. Ioannis Agrafiotis

Officer in Capacity Building, ENISA - European Union Agency for Cybersecurity, UK

Dalia Ibrahim

Founder and CEO EdVentures Egypt

Dr. Arijana Trkulja

Cyber Security CoE Leader Ingram Micro Inc.

First Time in the Region

Denis Sverdlov

Founder and Chief Executive ARRIVAL - UK United Kingdom

Dakota Semler

CEO XOS Trucks, US

Dr. Dani Abu Ghaida

Chief Digital Officer - MEA Crayon

Dr. Reem AlShammari

Global Thought Leader in Cyber Security & Technology, Energy Sector Founding Partner & Board member, Women in CyberSecurity MiddleEast (WiCSME), Kuwait Kuwait

Dr. Celeste Lo Turco

Director SustainabilityDirector Sustainability PwC Middle East

David Alexander Walcott

Founder and Managing Partner Novamed United Kingdom

Dr. Najwa Aaraj

Chief Researcher, Cryptography Research Center and Autonomous Robotics Research Center, Technology Innovation Institute

Danial Mausoof

Head of Sales for Mobile Networks in Middle East & Africa Nokia

Dr. Sabah al-Binali

Partner, OurCrowd Gulf

Dr. Eng. LIU Xinying

Cheif Aviation Specialist Xpeng AEROHT

Daniel Zywietz

Founder and CEO Enerwhere Sustainable Energy United Arab Emirates

Dr. Sana Farid

Co-Chair Health Committee VR/AR Association (VRARA) Bahrain

DJ Hapa

World-renowned DJ, performer and educator Tribe XR United States of America

Dr. Eric Xing

President and Professor Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence United Arab Emirates

Dr. Semih Kumluk

Digital Training Expert PwC Academy

Deniz Ozgur

Co Founder Space Runners Turkey

Dr. Thumbay Moideen

President Thumbay Group United Arab Emirates

Dr. Ali Parsa

Founder and CEO Babylon Health United Kingdom

Dr. Esperance Luvindao

Medical Doctor and Health Advocate Namibia Namibia

David Lin

Anchor & Producer Kitco News

Dr. Sushmita Allam

Director, Intelligent Automation, V Labs SLK Group

Deepak Padmanabhan

Partner tenten100

Dr.Tina Kapp

Head of Learning Alef Education, UAE

Davinder Luthra

Global Digital Leader Spherex Global

Dr. Ian Stokes-Rees

Computational Scientist & Associate Director BCG

David Mertz

Keynote speaker for PyCon Vvents & Senior Python Trainer KDM Training

Dr. Ibrahim Haddad

VP Strategic Programs The Linux Foundation United States of America

Dr. Han Xiao

Board Member Linux AI Foundation, Chairman of the German-Chinese Association of AI, Founder & CEO Jina AI

Dr. Anastassia Lauterbach

MD EMEA The Exco Leadership Group

Dr. Hoda Al Khzaimi

CEO Women in AI

Debbie Botha

Global Partnership Officer Women in AI

Derval O'Neill

Founder CodEng

Dr. Doron Myersdorf

CEO & Co-Founder StoreDot

David Magard​

Co-Chair & Swedish Government Representative European Blockchain Partnership

Dr. Corrie Block

Owner at Paragon Consulting & Professor of Strategic Management Monarch Business School Switzerland

Dr. Paul de Souza

President & Founder, Cyber Security Forum Initiative (CSFI), US

Deena Jacob

Co-Founder & CFO Open Financial Technologies India

Dr. Hanan Salam

Co-Founder Women in AI

Daniel Isaacs

CTO Digital Twin Consortium

Dirk Lueth

Co-Founder & Co-CEO Uplandme, Inc.

Dana Labin

Principal Dubai Future District Fund United Arab Emirates

Dr Ira Sobel

Founder & CEO Fintech 4Longevity

Dr Fadi Salem

Director of Policy Research, MBRSG AI Ethics Advisory –Digital Dubai

Dr. Louiza Chitour

Senior Program and Partnerships Manager Plug and Play Tech Center (AE)

Dhianu Das

Founder Agility Ventures (IN)

Dr.Nada Sayarh

, Assistant Dean - Global Executive MBA program, ) SP Jain School of Global Management (UAE

Dennis Kambeitz

Founder & CEO EZ-Robots

Dr. Yask Sharma

Chief Information Security Officer Indian Oil Corporation

Dr. Ammar Alhusaini

Deputy Director General, Central Agency for Information Technology, Kuwait

Dr. Mohammad Shokoohi-Yekta

Lead Applied Scientist Microsoft

Debbie Young

Partner & Vice Chair Deloitte LLP, UK

Dr. Nada Al-Marzouqi

Director of the Department of Public Health and Prevention Ministry of Health and Prevention, UAE

Dr. Paul Aoun

Chief Governance Officer American Hospital Dubai (Mohamed & Obaid Almulla Group) United Arab Emirates

Dr. Mohamed Al Hemairy

Director, Technology Transfer Office, Innovation & Entrepreneurship HUB, University of Sharjah

Dave Crane

Professional MC

Dr. Moayad Aloqaily

MBZAI University

Dr. Mostafa Hodieb

President, Arab Academy for Management Banking and Financial Sciences (AAMBFS)

Dr. Abdulla Al Shaikh

President Dubai Youth Council

Dr. Suaad Al Shamsi

1st Female Emarati Aircraft Engineer

Diana Wilde

Founder Aurora50

Dr Sultan Khalifa Rashid

Regional Officer SDSN Youth (UN)

Dr. Arshi Ayub Zaveri

CEO Trade Group United Arab Emirates

Dennis Ledenkof

CEO Robosculptor India

Dr. Sarah Ghaleb

Founder KEYSS (KSA)