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16-20 October 2016

Dubai World Trade Centre 


GTX Banking
10:40 - 11:15
Disruptive banking at its best - reshaping the future of banking
Alberto  Araque
Vice President Digital Marketing and IoT
Gopi Krishnan
Chief Information Officer
Qatar Islamic Bank
11:10 - 11:35
11:40 - 12:05
Fostering Innovation through Collaboration
Business Intelligence Department Manager
National Information Centre, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
12:10 - 12:35
Driving excellence in Digital Banking
Head of Corporate Banking
Noor Bank
Mr. Abdul Wahab Al- Halabi
Group Chief Investment Officer
Meraas Holding
Regional Director – Middle East
12:40 - 13:05
13:10 - 13:35
13:40 - 14:55
14:40 - 15:05
Ensuring security and privacy across your payment gateways
Saud Al Dhawyani
AVP of Enterprise Infrastructure Delivery
Emirates NBD
15:10 - 15:35
The future of digital payments
Ambareen Musa
Mohamed Roushdy
Technology Advisor to CEO
Bank Al Bilad
Roshdi Osman
Head of security governance and deputy CISO
Banque Saudi Fransi
Head of Middle East Africa
Ray Caradine
Global Payments Executive
15:40 - 16:05
Smarter banking - when we might see it happen and why it's taking so long
Akshaya Gaur
Mashreq Bank
Gezahegn Tadesse
Director, Banking Products and Technology Innovation
Awash International Bank
16:10 - 16:35

GTX Education
10:30 - 10:35
Chairman's welcome remarks for GTX Education
Fraser Speirs
Head of Computing & ICT
Cedars School of Excellence, UK
10:40 - 11:05
Innovative tools for the 21st century classroom
Chris Cobb
Pro Vice-Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer
University of London
11:10 - 11:35
The power to disrupt - Building mobility into the future of education
Margaret Cox
OBE, Professor of Information Technology in Education
King's College London
11:40 - 12:05

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