GITEX GLOBAL - October 2023 - Dubai

Agenda

10:00 - 11:00

10:10 – 10:20
10 October 2022 | 10 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

GITEX YouthX introduction

Speakers

Reem AlMosabbah

Dubai Youth Council

Mohammed Mukhtar

Co-Founder

United Arab Emirates

Unipreneur Inc.

10:20 – 10:25
10 October 2022 | 5 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

GIA Hub Introduction

Speakers

Mohammed Aboud

Co-Founder

GIA Hub

10:25 – 10:30
10 October 2022 | 5 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Inaugural note

Speakers

Dr. Abdulla Al Shaikh

President

Dubai Youth Council

10:30 – 11:30
10 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Youth Circle Session

11:00 - 12:00

11:30 – 12:00
10 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Launch of the UAE Legacy NFT collection - Dubai Edition

12:00 - 13:00

12:00 – 12:45
10 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Panel discussion: Igniting sparks - Lessons from inspiring pioneers to UAE's future pioneers

Speakers

Rizwan Sajan

CEO

Danube group

Adnan Noorani

Founder

Future Innovation Summit

Dr. Suaad Al Shamsi

1st Female Emarati Aircraft Engineer

12:45 – 13:30
10 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Panel Discussion: The Future work space : A productive center of innovation, ethics and talent development

Speakers

H.E Abdulla Al Falasi

CEO

Dubai Govt HR Dept

Hanane Benkhallouk

Founder

Tawazoun

Diana Wilde

Founder

Aurora50

13:00 - 14:00

13:30 – 14:15
10 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Pitch Competition for university students. 10 pitches, 3 minutes each

14:00 - 15:00

14:15 – 15:30
10 October 2022 | 75 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Creating Future Leaders of Sustainability, Socialpreneurship and SGDs

Speakers

Dr Sultan Khalifa Rashid

Regional Officer

SDSN Youth (UN)

Zahra Hashi

KPMG

Razann Al Ghusein

EY

Saif Awadh

UN Resident Coordinator Office

Ann Marie

Founder

The Umbrella Institute

Kevin Holiday

Managing Director

C3

15:00 - 16:00

15:30 – 16:30
10 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Mental Health Heroes : Combining forces to combat common mental health challenges

Speakers

H.E. Dr. Maryam Ketait

Emarati Mental Health Specialist

Ally Salama

Founder

EMPWR

Khawla Hammad

Founder

Takalam

Latifa Bin Haider

Founder

Baytuki

10:00 - 11:00

10:15 – 11:00
11 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

UAE''s Leadership & Youth - A unique partnership of vision, empowerment and global inspiration

11:00 - 12:00

11:00 – 12:00
11 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Youth of Determination at the frontlines of Entrepreneurship and Leadership

Speakers

Zahra Khumri

Entrepreneur and Person of Determination

AbdulRahman Wahedi

Person of Determination

Hamdan Bin Saad

Tourism guide and Person of Determination

Taha Shahbaz

Trainer, Coach, and Person of Determination

12:00 - 13:00

12:00 – 13:00
11 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Fantastic 50

50 startup ideas by 50 young people in 50 minutes 

13:00 - 14:00

13:00 – 13:45
11 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

The Young Falcons (High Flyer)

Pitch Competition for school students. 10 pitches.
13:45 – 14:30
11 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Youthverse - Career and Business opportunities for youth in space, gaming and metaverse

Speakers

Amrita Sethi

UAE's 1st and Award winning NFT Artist

Madiha Naz

1st Emarati Female Pro Gamer

Amna Al Ameri

1st Female gaming team captaing in the UAE

Sarwat Naz

Space journalist, The National

Lucy Chow

Angel Investor and Author of 'Changing the Game'

14:00 - 15:00

14:30 – 15:30
11 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Mini Masterclass

Transorming educational institutions into centers of creativity, talent development and happinness .

 Students will be given 30 minutes to form teams to come up with a 3 mins solution presentation on the topic

15:00 - 16:00

15:30 – 16:15
11 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

In conversation with Mutah Napolean Beale - Former 2 Pac crew rapper turned entrepreneur

The speaker will share lessons from his journey as a famous American rapper who turned his life around to become a successful entrepreneur in Saudi Arabia .

Speakers

Mutah Napolean

Beale

Mohammed Mukhtar

09:00 - 10:00

09:00 – 10:00
12 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Welcome Reception & Registration

10:00 - 11:00

10:00 – 11:00
12 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Making UAE a global model of efficient Govt – Industry – Academia Collaboration (Triple/Quad Helix Model)

11:00 - 12:00

11:00 – 12:00
12 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Challenges & opportunities in accelerating the cooperation between Governments, Industry, and the Academia.

12:00 - 13:00

12:00 – 12:20
12 October 2022 | 20 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

The impact of GIA collaboration on the global/Local economies "Keynote Speaker"

12:30 – 13:30
12 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Educational institutions & Universities role in developing the Knowledge/Talent based economy in the region.

13:00 - 14:00

13:30 – 14:30
12 October 2022 | 60 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Industry prospects for cooperation with academia in the MENA region, “Some programs and initiatives already there”

15:00 - 16:00

15:30 – 16:00
12 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Break

15:30 – 16:00
12 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Chinese and Arabic Governments’ collaboration in the Emerging Technologies and Innovation

16:00 - 17:00

16:00 – 16:30
12 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

UAE Hackathon Innovative Ideas and Startups + MOU Signing

16:30 – 17:15
12 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage
  • GIA Forum

Arab IoT&AI Challenge Finals and Closing Ceremony

10:00 - 11:00

10:15 – 11:00
13 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

The Teenovators - Inspiring innovators who started young

Speakers

Eng Maitha Alblooshi

Maimuna Rashid

Founder

Pupilar

Vamsi Putta

Founder

Unitor

Siddiq Farid

Smart Crowd

Mustafa Abd Ellatif

Founder

EYouth

11:00 - 12:00

11:00 – 11:45
13 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Creating future leaders of tech and media from UAE''s youth ecosystem

Highlighting programs offered by these companies for youth tech development Expectations for tech companies from Academia Importance of tech up-skilling while in university The most sought after tech and work skills for a young person to succeed in the tech world

Speakers

Reem Aldhaheri

UAE Higher Education lead

Microsoft

Hussam Mohsineh

Program Manager

Microsoft Reactor Middle East

Ahmad Haffar

Mindloop Studios (voice of Dubai)

Dr. Khadija Toubi

Head of Data Analytics & AI

Google

11:45 – 12:30
13 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

The role of youth in working with Dubai Police to make Dubai the safest, happiest and most innovative city in the world

The role of H.H Sheikh Mohammed in the making of Dubai Police What does it take to run one of the world's best and most respected Police Forces Interesting facts and future plans of Dubai Police How youth can work with Dubai Police to make Dubai the safest, happiest and most innovative city in the world.

Speakers

Reem AlMosabbeh

Co-Founder

Unipreneur Inc.

Dr. Abdullah Al Shaikh

Dubai Police

12:00 - 13:00

12:30 – 13:00
13 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

The role of youth in international diplomacy, peace and sustainability

13:00 - 14:00

13:00 – 13:45
13 October 2022 | 45 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Accelerating collaboration between startup incubators and youth organizations

Speakers

Saeed Nofeli

In5

Director

Dr. Sarah Ghaleb

Founder

KEYSS (KSA)

Rashid Bhayat

, Positive Youth Foundation, UK

Ahmed Mazlom

Curator

Global Shapers Dubai Hub

Dr Chintan Vaishnav

Director,

Atal Innovation Mission

14:00 - 15:00

14:15 – 15:30
13 October 2022 | 75 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Startup, Business &Leadership lessons from the life of H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Mini Masterclass

Speakers

Mohammed Mukhtar

Co-Founder

United Arab Emirates

Unipreneur Inc.

15:00 - 16:00

15:30 – 16:00
13 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

Emaratipreneur Awards

Dubai Youth Council will be awarding the 10 innovative young Emaratis and the most active youth councils in Dubai

16:00 - 17:00

16:30 – 17:00
13 October 2022 | 30 Minutes
Free
  • North Star
  • Track: North Star Youth X
  • Zabeel Hall 5 Youth X Stage

GITEX YouthX 2022 ambassador awards and wrap up