• Dubai
  • 6 - 7 March 2019

SPEAKERS

An accomplished business leader with more than 25 years of experience in managing businesses globally. His expertise was critical in the establishment of HyperloopTT.

andres de leon

COO

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies

USA

A strategist and a Harvard graduate with more than a decade of experience in working with governments to develop favourable regulatory frameworks to grow businesses.

bassel al nahlaoui

Gulf Managing Director

Careem

UAE

A hands on VC investor involved in building overall strategies and operational frameworks for technology accelerators.

mohamed hamdy

Head of Future Platforms

Dubai Future Foundation

UAE

Ivano is an award-winning environmental economist who leverages 20 years of private sector and UN experience to help businesses transit to low-carbon models and improve resource efficiency.

Ivano Iannelli

CEO

Dubai Carbon

UAE

Alan Whaley is an automotive veteran completely dedicated to helping the industry to prosper and succeed further

Alan Whaley

Chairman

AMENA Auto

UAE

A management professional offering 24+ years of extensive experience in IT-Telecom and Energy industry.

Khalid Almansoori

CISO

Department of Energy

Abu Dhabi

An advisor to MENA governments on digital transformation, his work primarily focuses on helping decision makers develop and implement core business strategies.

DR. SID AHMED BENRAOUANE

Advisor to Dubai Police on Emerging Technologies and Professor, Carlson

School of Management, UMN

UAE

As an Advisor, he possesses decades of experience in the fields of Utility, Oil & Gas, Transportation and Defence under various Government Authorities.

alaa mahjoub

Data Management Senior Expert

Department of Transport Abu Dhabi

UAE

With more than 20 years of experience in strategy and consulting, she is a leading advisor for governments and global leaders in Intelligent Mobility, Sustainable Transport, Smart Cities and Energy Sectors.

zeina nazer

Doctoral Researcher, University of Southampton & Secretary General

ITS Arab

United Kingdom

Voted by the Huffington Post as the top 10 people changing the Marcomm landscape in the MENA region, he actively associates with the advisory council of the World Marketing Congress.

Hussein M Dajani

General Manager, Digital Transformation

Nissan and Datsun

UAE

David Fidalgo has a passion for product development and new business models and focusses on developing products and ideas to build the mobility & connectivity solutions of the future.

David Fidalgo

Co-Founder, Spanish Association of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

CEO, Y-Mobility

Spain

Ross McKenzie is an experienced transportation professional and is passionate about improving urban mobility challenges using connected technology.

Ross McKenzie

Transportation Leader

Honeywell

United Arab Emirates

Edward is a Future Mobility Planner and Global Coordinator with Mott MacDonald in Dubai. His strong Civil Engineering background and passion for technology and sustainability give him the ideal balance for understanding and applying existing engineering principles to emerging transport technologies.

Edward Forrester

Future Mobility Planner and Global Coordinator

Mott MacDonald

UAE

He is an Associate Director with Arup and leads the UAE Transport Planning Team with years of experience in multi modal transportation planning.

joerg tonndorf

Transport Planning Lead UAE

Arup Gulf Ltd

UAE

He has been a part of top projects such as the iconic Burj Khalifa Downtown Transport Masterplan, Dubai 2030 Strategic Transport Masterplan, and Dubai Expo 2020 TMP.

nadeem shakir

Director, ME Transport and Future Mobility Leader

Aurecon

UAE

Raz Peleg holds an expertise on topics of smart mobility and road safety. He works at Mobileye, a global leader in Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), and is passionate about autonomous driving technologies.

Raz Peleg

Sales Director

Mobileye

USA

He is a transport planner with 25 years of international experience in transport planning and traffic engineering.

Martin Tillman

Director, Transport Planning

AECOM

UAE

As a competent e-mobility expert, he is a renowned advisor and consultant in the global Smart City ecosystem.

Jaime Ruiz Huescar

Global Head of Urban Mobility

Cities Forum

Spain

An international Smart Parking and Mobility Consultant, he has a startup dedicated to mentoring framing business models, and processes within the domain of mobility.

Frank Beckmann

CEO

Parken Property Partner

Germany

He has extensive knowledge in Telecommunications, ICT, Transport and Automotive sectors, as well as strong Retail and Consumer Goods experience.

Akin Adamson

Director, Middle East

Ricardo Energy & Environment

UAE

He served as the project coordinator of the Smart City consortium, consisting of 6 EU countries and the private cloud project for EU agency.

Daniel Avdagic

CEO

AV Living Lab

Slovenia

An accomplished innovator and business transformation expert, he has a global track-record in business turnarounds in industries such as the automation, smart cities mobility, and supply chain.

Bijan Majidi

President and CEO

Dinamica International

Bahrain

Shabeer Nellikode embraces the Mobility Technology more than ever before. Even though he works in the Healthcare Industry, he understands the importance of mobility being used at its finest to deliver accessible and precision treatment enabling significant cost savings and maximizing savings

Shabeer Nellikode

Founder and Managing Director

Universal Hospitals and Clinics

UAE

Rich Radka emphasises on the importance of people as the foundation of building business value and works at Claro to develop this base extensively.

Rich Radka

Founding Partner

Claro Partners

Spain

Dr. Aloisio Pereira da Silva is Founder and CEO at INFRAVIAS - Infrastructure and Sustainable Mobility. He is also the Counsellor holder of the specialized chamber of civil engineering at Regional Engineering and Agronomy Council, and assistant coordinator of the Accessibility Committee.

ALOISIO PEREIRA DA SILVA

CEO

INFRAVIAS - Infrastructure and Sustainable Mobility

Brazil

Vitali Bielski has been tracking the automotive industry in Europe and MENA for over seven years. He is responsible for leading and executing consulting projects across multiple sub-sectors of the automotive industry.

Vitali Bielski

Senior Consultant Mobility Practice

Frost & Sullivan

UAE

Andrew Bevan has worked on some of the most prestigious rail projects throughout the Middle East and has spent many years working for the federal government in Abu Dhabi developing the systems portfolio and the introduction for the national rail infrastructure.

Andrew Bevan

MEA Smart Mobility Director

Parsons

UAE

Tasuku Nakai is the CEO of teTra Aviation Corporation and works on developing personal air mobility in Japan.

Tasuku Nakai

CEO

Tetra Aviation

Japan

Murshid Buwembo is the Authority Councillor of Kampala Capital City Authority in Uganda.

Murshid Buwembo

Authority Councillor

Kampala City authority

Uganda