22 - 24 October, 2018
Roda Al Bustan, Dubai, UAE

Meet the Speakers

REGIONAL VISIONARIES IN CULTURE AND MUSEUMS INDUSTRY


H.H Sheikh Majid Al Mualla
H.H Sheikh Majid Al Mualla
Divisional Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations Centre
Emirates Airline
H.E. Saeed Mohamed AlNabouda
H.E. Saeed Mohamed AlNabouda
Director General
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority
ALexis Dijksterhuis
ALexis Dijksterhuis
Vice President, Strategic Planning and New Businesss
Flash Entertainment
H.E. Eng. Rashad M. Bukhash
H.E. Eng. Rashad M. Bukhash
Chairman
Architectural Heritage Society, UAE
Haitham Mattar
Haitham Mattar
Chief Executive Officer
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority

REGIONAL VISIONARIES IN SAUDI ATTRACTIONS AND LEISURE SECTOR


His Excellency Dr. Abdul Qader bin Othman Amir
His Excellency Dr. Abdul Qader bin Othman Amir
Undersecretary for Technical Affairs
Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs (MOMRA)
Fawaz Alharbi
Fawaz Alharbi
Head of Projects
Jeddah Economic Company, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Khaled Altareri
Dr. Khaled Altareri
Vice General Manager
Ministry of Commerce & Investment, Saudi Arabia
Claude Attala
Claude Attala
Chief Hospitality & Retail Officer
Shamayel United Development Company, Saudi Arabia

REGIONAL VISIONARIES IN OMAN TOURISM AND LEISURE DEVELOPMENT SECTOR


Peter Walichnowski
Peter Walichnowski
CEO
Oman Tourism Development Company (OMRAN)

INTERNATIONAL VISIONARIES


Jennifer Suggitt
Jennifer Suggitt
Head of Corporate Relations
The British Museum, London
William T. Mannarelli
William T. Mannarelli
Director of Real Estate
FC Barcelona, Spain

TRAILBLAZING SPEAKERS SHAPING THE INDUSTRY’S FUTURE


Debbie Stanford-Kristiansen
Debbie Stanford-Kristiansen
Chief Executive Officer
Novo Cinemas
Manuel Rabate
Manuel Rabate
Museum Director
Louvre Abu Dahbi
Nita Odera
Nita Odera
General Manager
Blue Rhine Industries
Craig Hartenstine
Craig Hartenstine
Executive Producer
Dragone - La Perle
Vimal Sethi
Vimal Sethi
Regional Vice President, Middle East & Africa
Sitecore
Eng. Shatha Al Mulla
Eng. Shatha Al Mulla
Head of Research and Studies Unit, Architectural Heritage and Antiques Department
Dubai Municipality
Terry Kane
Terry Kane
Head of Auto, Finance, Telco & Travel
Facebook & Instagram
Bill Coan
Bill Coan
President & CEO
ITEC Entertainment
Dr. Zaki Aslan
Dr. Zaki Aslan
Director
ICCROM-ATHAR
Fabrizio Puglisi
Fabrizio Puglisi
Tourism & Destination Marketing Consultant / GCC Tourism Expert
Destination Italia
Olivier Harnisch
Olivier Harnisch
Chief Executive Officer
Emaar Hospitality Group
Khalid Anib
Khalid Anib
CEO
Abu Dhabi National Hotels
Kristin Hibbs
Kristin Hibbs
Head of Design
The Science Museum, London
Tom Davis
Tom Davis
Director
Theatre Projects Consultants
Alexander Schneider
Alexander Schneider
Vice President
Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts EMEA
Andreas Plum
Andreas Plum
General Manager at Lapita Hotel, Dubai Parks and Resorts
Autograph Collection
Hani Zaitoun
Hani Zaitoun
Vice President & Head of Coverage and Placements
Al Mal Capital
Karim ElGuanaini
Karim ElGuanaini
Director Corporate Affairs and Sponsorships Destination Management
Miral
Samer Kahil
Samer Kahil
Chief Financial and Investments Officer KIDZ Holding S.A.L,
Lebanon
John Lickrish
John Lickrish
Chief Executive Officer
Flash Entertainment
Amy Hedrick
Amy Hedrick
CEO
Cleanbox
Ralph Pesgens
Ralph Pesgens
Global Head of Competence Center Amusement and Leisure Industry
TUV Nord
Celine Salman
Celine Salman
Design Director
Paramount Hotels & Resorts
Hissa Almasoud
Director of Dubai Public Library
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority
Abdulla Al Shaer
Manager - Shindagha Museum
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority
Mariam Al Dhaheri
Senior Communicaton Specialist
Louvre Abu Dhabi
John Paul Lace
Founder and Managing Director
Power League Gaming
Pierric Duthoit
Sector Lead Branding, Middle East, North Africa
Google
Hathal Al Utaibi
Hathal Al Utaibi
Chief Executive Officer
Alandalus property
Ralph Pesgens
Ralph Pesgens
Global Head of Competence Center Amusement and Leisure Industry
TUV NORD
Ken Wheatley
Ken Wheatley
Senior Director, Global Business Development
Christie Digital Systems
Davide Camaiora
Davide Camaiora
Chief of Sales & Marketing - EMEA
Vivaticket S.p.A
Markus Beyr
Markus Beyr
CEO
Attraktion!
Nasif Kayed
Nasif Kayed
CEO
Arab Culturalist
Melissa Jarvinen
Melissa Jarvinen
Directo of Sales and Marketing
Novo Cinemas
Stephan Hobe
Stephan Hobe
Heritage Protection & Development Manager, Department of Antiquities & Museums,
Government of Ras Al Khaimah
Andrew Cooke
Andrew Cooke
General Counsel
Flash Entertainment
Dr. Mashari Al Naim
General Supervisor, National Urban Heritage Center
Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), Saudi Arabia
Mazen A. Al-Jabri
Director General, Socio Economic Development
Economic Cities Authorities, Saudi Arabia
Maged El Naggar
Chief Executive Officer
MAG Leisure Lifestyle and Entertainment
Hj Saberi Hj Sepawi
Head of Group Employee Development
Themed Attractions Resorts & Hotels, Malaysia
Mohammed Khammas
Mohammed Khammas
CEO
Al Ahli Holding Group
. Imran Sharaf
Director - Tourism and Culture Real Estate Invesments
Oman Investment Fund