8 – 9 April 2019 Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai


2019 Keynote speakers

Trixie LohMirmand

Senior Vice President, Dubai World Trade Centre

Shaun Vorster

VP Business Programming, EXPO 2020

Paul Berger

President ILEA & Chief Executive Officer – Arena Middle East & Asia

Philippe Blanchard

Founder / CEO, Futurous

2019 Speakers

Adrian Peet

VP Health and Safety and Managing Partner Gallowglass Health and Safety Middle East

Andy Cuthbert

General Manager at Madinat

Dan Bolton

Director and Co-Founder, Dan Bolton Events

Darshan Shetty

Principal Business Analyst Corporate Strategic Affairs Sector, Department of Economic Development

Dieter Hovorka

Co-founder / CTO/ Managing Partner, Skillz Middle East FZ LLC


Partner, Big Beards Entertainment LLC

Mohammed Tayem

Chief Executive Officer, entourage marketing & events

Natalie Crampton

Managing Director, TEC Events

Souffiane Houti

Evento Solution

Stefan Wieland

Co-Founder, Events industry Nights Out

Tim Groot

CEO and Founder, Grip

Vit Kodousek

Executive Director, Square Motion

Wilbert Heijmans

Managing Director, Infosalons MENAT

Fetto Mohamed

Creative Director, PICO

Jeff O’Brien

Managing Partner, Onside Sports

Balint Tordai

Managing Director, KRAFTWERK Design and Production

Gokul Bajaj

Head-Sales and Partnerships, Cvent

Wayne Hoffman

Mentalist and Illusionist