31 October – 2 November 2017
Meydan Hotel, Dubai, UAE

Meet the Speakers

Speakers


H.E. Saif Saeed Ghobash
H.E. Saif Saeed Ghobash
Director General
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority
Haitham Mattar
Haitham Mattar
CEO
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority
Jasper Hope
Jasper Hope
CEO
Dubai Opera
Eman Assi
Eman Assi
Cultural Heritage Specialist, Architectural Heritage and Antiquities
Dubai Municipality
Manal Ataya
Manal Ataya
Director General
Sharjah Museum Authority
Nasif  Kayed
Nasif Kayed
CEO
The Arab Culturalist
Benjamin Piper
Benjamin Piper
Partner, Design Principal
Killa Design
Ben  Sullivan
Ben Sullivan
General Manager of EMEA
Axiell Archives Libraries & Museums
Dr Anna Paolini
Dr Anna Paolini
Director
UNESCO
Dr Zaki Aslan
Dr Zaki Aslan
Director
ICCROM-ATHAR Regional Conservation Centre, UAE
Nigel Eckersall
Nigel Eckersall
Design and Development Director
VE Experts
Dr. Saied Hamed
Dr. Saied Hamed
General Director, Conservation of Archaeological Museums
Ministry of Antiquities, Cairo
Dr. Mashari Al Naim
Dr. Mashari Al Naim
General Director of National Built Heritage Centre
Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage
Steven Velegrinis
Steven Velegrinis
Associate Principal
Perkins+Will
Isobel Abulhoul
Isobel Abulhoul
CEO & Trustee ELF
Emirates Airline Festival of Literature
Eng. Shatha Al Mulla
Eng. Shatha Al Mulla
Head of Research and Studies Unit
Architectural Heritage and Antiques Department, Dubai Municipality
Fabrizio Puglisi
Fabrizio Puglisi
GCC Tourism Expert
Luiss Guido Carli University
Amin Rasidi
Amin Rasidi
Senior Masterplanner
ALDAR Properties
Amel Chabbi
Amel Chabbi
Head of Building Conservation Unit
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority
Professor Dimitrios Buhali
Professor Dimitrios Buhali
Head of Department Tourism and Hospitality, and Director of eTourism Lab
Bournemouth University
Camilla  Hughes-Hunt
Camilla Hughes-Hunt
Managing Director
Plowden & Smith