GITEX GLOBAL - October 2022 - Dubai

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VIEW FROM THE TOP: GLOBAL LEADERS ADDRESS THE REGION

A stellar lineup of major tech chiefs reveal their perspectives on the current challenges and the next frontier of innovation.

H.E Omar Sultan AlOlama

Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence
Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications, Government of UAE
UAE

Co-founder of the world’s highest valued edtech unicorn

DIVYA GOKULNATH

Co-Founder
BYJU’S
India

Collaborates closely with government & industry leadership globally to drive mass scale digitization initiatives

Dr. Guy Diedrich

Global Innovation Officer & SVP
CISCO Systems Inc.
USA

On a mission to become the world’s leading cognitive technology enterprise

Joseph Bradley

CEO
NEOM Tech & Digital

Avinash Rugoobur

President
Arrival
United Kingdom

Chief Scientist in AI of one the top 10 Most Valuable Brands of 2022

DR. TIAN QI

Chief Scientist in AI
Huawei Cloud
China

Co-founder and CEO of the world’s largest privately-held vendor of endpoint protection and cybersecurity solutions

EUGENE KASPERSKY

Co-Founder & CEO
Kaspersky
Russia

Physicist, decathlete, political advisor & founder of a leading Machine Intelligence company

SEAN GOURLEY

Founder & CEO
Primer
US

1st Emirati woman, UAE's 1st ever EV car company

Dr. Majida Al Azazi

Founder
Sandstorm Automotive LLC

Faisal Sultan

Global Managing Director
Lucid Group Inc.
US

Rakesh Nair

Managing Director Middle East & Pakistan
Stellantis

Dr. Doron Myersdorf

 CEO & Co-Founder
StoreDot

Andrés De León

CEO
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, Inc

Gustav Hasselskog

Founder & CEO
Candela

Drives strategy and globalization efforts at the leading mobility company

Dr. Brian Hongdi Gu

President & Vice Chairman
XPENG
CHINA

Gary West

Managing Director of Future Mobility – Middle East
General Motors 

Kuljit Ghata-Aura

President, Middle East Africa & Turkey –
The Boeing Company

Dr. Hamid Haqparwar

Managing Director
BMW Group Middle East

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Al-Kuwaiti

Head of Cyber Security United Arab Emirates Government
United Arab Emirates Government
UAE

Aloysius Cheang

Chief Security Officer
HUAWEI
UAE

Robson Albuquerque

R&D Cyber Security Specialist
Nubank
Brazil

Raymond Umerley

Vice President, Chief Information Risk Officer
Pitney Bowes
USA

Anett Numa

Cyber Policy Adviser
Ministry of Defence
Estonia

Kevin Mitnick

Cybersecurity’s Greatest Showman
On Earth
USA

Alex Mitchell

Founder & CEO
Boomy Corporation
USA

Bryan Tan

Chief Scientist
Carro
Singapore

Steve Nouri

Chief Data Scientist
In2iTy Lab
Australia

Caroline Gorski

CEO - R2 Data Labs
Rolls Royce
UK

Kathleen Kennedy

Executive Director - Center for Collective Intelligence
MIT
USA

Simon See

Senior Director of AI Technology Centre & AI Nation
Nvidia
Singapore

Dr. Ali Parsa

Founder and CEO
Babylon Health
UK

Prof. Dr. med. Mathias Goyen

Chief Medical Officer EMEA
GE Healthcare
Germany

Andrew G Coyne

CISSP CISO
Mayo Clinic
USA

Olivier Dubuisson

Head of People Experience
Novartis
Switzerland

Ulvi Mehdiyev

Chairman
Azerbaijan State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations
Azerbaijan

Andrew Jones

Founder & Trainer
Data Science Infinity
UK

Stephen Mellor

Scientist & CTO
Industrial Internet Consortium
USA

Camila Manera

Disney ex-Data Scientist, Chief Data Officer
Librodepases
Argentina

Xiaomei Wang

CEO
PathoAI
China

Alessandra Sala

President of Women in AI, Sr. Director of AI & Data Science
Shuttershock
Ireland

Christian Glessner

CEO
Hololux GmbH
Germany

Ziad Traboulsi

Senior Director - Engineering, Reality Labs
Meta
UAE

Nick Pringle

SVP & Executive Creative Director
R/GA
UK

Vesa Nopanen

Futurist & Principal Consultant
Sulava
Finland

Avery Akkineni

President
Vayner NFT
USA

Chris Ergen

Head - Office of Innovation
Dish Wireless

Alex Bornyakov

Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation
Government of Ukraine

Samer Bishay

President and CEO
Iristel

Mikko Lavanti

SVP Mobile Networks, Middle East and Africa
Nokia

Luke Deryckx

Chief Technology Officer
Ookla

Mickey Watkins

Founder & CEO
World Mobile

Mursal Hedayat

Founder & CEO
Chatterbox
UK

Dennis Kambeitz

Founder & CEO
EZ-Robots
US

Baz Nijjar

Principal Advisor Education Technology
GEMS Education
AE

Stephen Hall

Partner in Public and Social Sector practice
McKinsey
KSA

Cornelius Matthes

CEO
Dii Desert Energy

Dr. Yask Sharma

Chief Information Security Officer
Oil&Gas Major

Frank Wouters

Senior Vice President Energy Transition
Reliance Industries

Franco Atassi

CEO – Middle East
Siemens Smart Infrastructure East

Haytham Yehia

General Manager Middle East & Central Asia
Shell

The biggest names in Tech

The architect of the secret box known as the Ookla SpeedTest that measures internet quality. Ookla has set the industry standard for both fixed and mobile network testing and analysis. Ookla’s mission is to make the internet better, faster, and more accessible for everyone.

Luke Deryckx

CTO
Ookla
USA

The AI expert who introduced in Singapore the first usage-based insurance by using Telematics; first contactless car viewing, first Computer Vision model to analyse defects in cars; formally introduced its Carro x AWS Scholarship for Singaporean undergraduate students to develop AI & ML competencies.

BRYAN TAN

Chief Scientist
Carro
Singapore

Co-Host of the Google Cloud Platform podcast, technical storyteller and content creator who has created over 300 videos, articles, podcasts, courses and tutorials which help developers learn Google Cloud fundamentals, solve their business challenges and pass certification

PRIYANKA VERGADIA

CCO & Lead Developer
Google
USA

Leading the autonomous driving race, operating the largest fully driverless fleet in the industry (1,000 vehicles), in the largest, and most densely populated geography (168 Sq. Km incl. downtown Shenzhen).

Hugo Fozzati

Director of Operations
AutoX Technologies

Jong Yoon Kim is the CEO of Yanolja & Yanolja Cloud, leading all strategic management of businesses regarding domestic/international accommodation and leisure activity platforms and cloud-based hospitality solutions. He also oversees the company’s ongoing expansion efforts with responsibility for investment attraction & corporate acquisition strategies.

JOONGYOON KIM

CEO
Yanolja
South Korea

Creator of NumbPy, a library for the Python programming language; While at Continuum Analytics, won the $100K award, for the feasibility of designing a high-level data-parallel language extension to Python on graphics processing units; Founder of Anaconda, the world's most popular datascience platform, based on Python, which has over 25 million users today

TRAVIS OLIPHANT

Co-Founder
Anaconda Inc
USA

Hear from Metaverse Architects

CHRISTIAN GLESSNER

CEO
Hololux GmbH
Germany

WON SOH

Co Founder
Space Runners
USA

OLIVER LANGE

Head of H&M beyond
H&M
Germany

DENIZ OZGUR

Co Founder
Space Runners
Turkey

Ida Kymmer

Strategic Business Development Manager
JOURNEE The Metaverse Company
Germany

Tareq Fouad

Head of Growth
Shurooq Partners
United Arab Emirates

PETER WANG

Co Founder, CEO, Creator
Anaconda Inc
USA

SASHA TITYANKO

Deputy CEO & Art Director
Sensorium
Switzerland

Mark Sage

MIT Horizons Subject Matter Expert & Executive Director
AR for Enterprise Alliance (AREA

DANIEL ISAACS

CTO
Digital Twin Consortium

ZAID ZAIM

Mixed Reality Catalyst & Microsoft MVP
Hololux GmbH
Germany

REGINA TURBINA

Co-Founder & CEO
ARTISANT
QATAR

SABINIJE VON GAFFKE

Catalyst, Moderator, Speaker, TV Host, Head of Sustainability and Global Partnerships
Planet IX/Nibiru Studios & The Planet Nine Foundation
Sweden

JUAN DE LASCURAIN ​

Designer & Chief Dreamer
Dream Big
MEXICO