16 - 17 April, 2019
RODA AL BUSTAN, DUBAI

Meet the speakers

100+ TRAILBLAZERS – POWERHOUSE OF INNOVATION AND THOUGHT LEADERSHIP


Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri
Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri
Chief Executive Officer
Maqta Gateway
Bashar Al Malik
Bashar Al Malik
Chief Executive Officer
Saudi Rail Company
H.E Marwan Jassim Al Sarkal
H.E Marwan Jassim Al Sarkal
Executive Chairman
Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, UAE
Fawaz Alharbi
Fawaz Alharbi
Head of Master Planning
Jeddah Economic City, Saudi Arabia
Dan Mathieson
Dan Mathieson
Mayor, City of Stratford
Ontario, Canada
Reggy Vermeulen
Reggy Vermeulen
Chief Executive Officer
Port of Duqm

SPEAKERS


Dr. Abdulqader Amir
Dr. Abdulqader Amir
Deputy Minister for Technical Affairs
Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, Saudi Arabia
Prof. Dr. Eng. Khaled Hamdy
Prof. Dr. Eng. Khaled Hamdy
Senior Assistant Minister of Transport
Egypt
Raeffaele Gareri
Raeffaele Gareri
Chief Technology Officer, Brescia & Chairman
The Smart City Association, Italy
Collin Boyce
Collin Boyce
Chief Information Officer, City of Lansing
Michigan
Harj Dhaliwal
Harj Dhaliwal
Managing Director - Middle East and India
Virgin Hyperloop ONE
Alex Lubbock
Alex Lubbock
Manufacturing and Technology Lead
Transforming Infrastructure Performance, Infrastructure and Projects Authority, UK Government
Carles Agusti i Hernàndez
Carles Agusti i Hernàndez
Open Government Director
Barcelona Provincial Council
Mark DeSantis
Mark DeSantis
Chief Executive Officer
RoadBotics, Inc, Pittsburgh
Sulaiman Abdulrahman AlHajri
Sulaiman Abdulrahman AlHajri
Director General - Roads
Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority, UAE
Ali M. Alassiri
Ali M. Alassiri
Oversight Director General
Economic Cities Authority
Eng. Ahmad F. Alsharif
Eng. Ahmad F. Alsharif
Director General (A), Real Estate & Municipal Affairs
Economic Cities Authority
Rayan Qutub
Rayan Qutub
CEO, King Abdullah Port, & Head of Industrial Valley at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC)
King Abdullah Port, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Nasser Alsaedi
Dr. Nasser Alsaedi
Head of Information Security
Abu Dhabi Police
Dr. Petar Stojanov
Dr. Petar Stojanov
Managing Partner, Ebtikaar
UAE
Benjamin Piper
Benjamin Piper
Principal and Partner
Killa Design
Dr. Arvind Varshney
Dr. Arvind Varshney
Head of Smart Cities Mission Management Unit
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India
Mohamed Sabah Al Khalaf
Mohamed Sabah Al Khalaf
Group Chief Information Officer
Dubai Holding, UAE
Hend Obaid Al Marri
Hend Obaid Al Marri
Chief Executive Officer
Dubai Real Estate Institute, UAE
Yarub Hadhrami
Yarub Hadhrami
Director – Affordable Housing
Supreme Council of Planning, Oman
Dr. Hanan Aljabri
Dr. Hanan Aljabri
Assistant Director of Strategic Planning Directorate
Muscat Planning
Sarfraz Dairkee
Sarfraz Dairkee
Secretary to the Board
Emirates Green Building Council
Drs. Johan J. H. Beth
Drs. Johan J. H. Beth
Advisor to H.E. The Minister, Ministry of Housing
Kingdom of Bahrain
Hashim Saeed
Hashim Saeed
Group Head of Information Technology
AZIZI Group, UAE
Architect Aileen Llagas
Architect Aileen Llagas
Head of Infrastructure - Project Management Department
Fujairah Municipality
Eyad Fadul
Eyad Fadul
Advisor, Ministry of Haj and Umra
Vision Realization Office (VRO), Saudi Arabia
Bharat Gautam
Bharat Gautam
Head of Information Security
Damac Properties, UAE
Wajdi Mereb
Wajdi Mereb
Chief Specialist - BIM Projects Manager
Assets Management Department, Roads Transport Authority, UAE
Nidal S. Odeh
Nidal S. Odeh
Director
Transport & Infrastructure, Arcadis, Saudi Arabia
Matthew Kitson
Matthew Kitson
Middle East Director
Hilson Moran, UAE
Oualid Ali
Oualid Ali
President
Future Cities Council
Husain Mohsen Alsaeedi
Husain Mohsen Alsaeedi
Section Head - Municipal Infrastructure and Assets
Abu Dhabi City Municipality
Eng. Aisha Mohamed Al Abdooli
Eng. Aisha Mohamed Al Abdooli
Director of Green Development and Environmental Affairs
Ministry of Climate Change & Environment, UAE
Dr. Mohammad Aref
Dr. Mohammad Aref
OSH Expert
Ministry of HR and Emiratisation
Amjad Naaz
Amjad Naaz
Deputy Chief Engineer - Environment & Safety
Fujairah Cement Industries
Brijesh Dhruve
Brijesh Dhruve
Chief Environment Officer
ENOC
Mansour Malik
Mansour Malik
Environment, Health and Safety Management Specialist
Department of Transport
Afra Al owais
Afra Al owais
Chief Efficienology Officer
Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority
Mazen Malkawi
Mazen Malkawi
Advisor Environmental Health Exposure
WHO
Dr. Alexander Ritschel
Dr. Alexander Ritschel
Director of Technology
Masdar
Dr. Ahmed Babader
Dr. Ahmed Babader
Director of Service Standards
SASO, Saudi Standards Metrology and Quality Organization
Ross Thompson
Ross Thompson
Chief Commercial and Strategy Officer
Abu Dhabi Ports
Arjan Kampman
Arjan Kampman
Head of Digital & IT
Port of Amsterdam
Jan Gardeitchik
Jan Gardeitchik
Senior Lead Digitization
Port of Rotterdam
Eng. Mohammad Dardasawi
Eng. Mohammad Dardasawi
Chief Officer, Ports Development & Construction
Aqaba Development Corporation, Jordan
James Fanshawe
James Fanshawe
Chairman
UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports
Gagan Seksaria
Gagan Seksaria
Director of Global Investments
Red Sea Gateway Terminal
Jesse Damsky
Jesse Damsky
Chief Commercial Officer
Port of Salalah
Mohsin Al Jabri
Mohsin Al Jabri
HSE Manager
Sohar Port
Jacob Berman
Jacob Berman
Managing Director - Infrastructure and Transportation
Standard Chartered Bank
Khalid Nidal Omar
Chairman of Road Department, Government of Umm Al Quwain
Planning and Survey Department, UAE
Nabeel Saleh Al Awlaqi
Acting Director
Environment, Health & Safety - Industrial Development Bureau, Department of Economic Development