Speakers & Panellists

Rahul Pushkarna

Rahul Pushkarna

Senior Director, Head of APAC Content Partnerships | Twitter

Patrick Bensen

Patrick Bensen

Patrick Bensen, M.A. Organizational Psychologist | PB Consulting Ltd | Forbes Business Council

Shane Hazim

Shane Hazim

Head of Technology - Network & Infrastructure Engineering | Australia Post

Surya Rai

Surya Rai

Region HR Director | RB

Paresh Bhimani

Paresh Bhimani

Regional Director Workplace (Asia Pacific) | The Coca-Cola Company

Dushyant Sapre

Dushyant Sapre

Managing Director MoPub | Twitter

Dr. Naeema Pasha

Dr. Naeema Pasha

Director of Careers & Professional Development and Founder of WOW | Henley Business School

Vicky Skipp

Vicky Skipp

Head of APAC | Workplace from Facebook

Phillip Dunn

Phillip Dunn

Director, Workplace – APAC | Netflix

Tim Ringo

Tim Ringo

Chartered FCIPD Managing Director | TimRingoDOTcom Advisory

Javed Malik

Javed Malik

Group Chief Operations Officer | AirAsia

PAST EDITION SPEAKERS

THE CONFERENCE
CHAIRMAN

Andy Swan

Andy Swan

Founder| My Amazing Team, Author | The Human Workplace

THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER
(DAY  1)

James Lafferty

James Lafferty

Chief Executive Officer | Fine Hygienic Holding

THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER
(DAY 2)

Kate Barker

Kate Barker

Executive Advisor, H.H. Office | Ministry of Interior

Vimal Kumar

Vimal Kumar

Chief Executive: Retail & Business Banking, Digital and Customer Experience | Absa Regional Operations

Nazir Ul-Ghani

Nazir Ul-Ghani

Head of Workplace from Facebook, EMEA | Facebook

Rushdi Ali

Rushdi Ali

CFO Commercial, GE Gas Power: Middle East, North Africa & South Asia | GE

Gary Thompson

Gary Thompson

Executive Program Director and Intelligent Automation Advisor | Big Innovation Centre Middle East

Riad Thoumas

Riad Thoumas

Middle East General Manager | WeWork

Marwan Zeidan

Marwan Zeidan

Real Estate and Healthcare Segment Director, Middle East and Africa | Schneider Electric

Janek Rozov

Janek Rozov

Strategy Director, Information Technology and Development | Ministry of Interior

Erdem Soyal

Erdem Soyal

Vice President, Middle East and Africa | Barco

Lieven Bartier

Lieven Bartier

Segment Marketing Director Workplace | Barco

Eng. Abdulaziz Alkhlaif

Eng. Abdulaziz Alkhlaif

Chief Information Officer | Dr. Abdul Rahman Al-Mishari Hospital  

Havana Abid

Havana Abid

Global Executive, Chief Transformation Officer | Pearson

Carmit Glik

Carmit Glik

General Manager and Chief Executive Officer | Cogoport Europe BV

Frederik Bisbjerg

Frederik Bisbjerg

Executive Director, Digitalization | Daman – National Health Insurance Company

Dr. Naeema Pasha

Dr. Naeema Pasha

Director of Careers & Professional Development and Founder of WOW | Henley Business School

Joe Hepworth

Joe Hepworth

Director Middle East | OCO Global

Aaron White

Aaron White

Regional Director: Middle East, Turkey & Israel | Nutanix

Ruben Spruijt

Ruben Spruijt

Senior Technologist | Nutanix

Shereen Shaaban

Shereen Shaaban

Director of People Operations, Tech and Product | Talabat

Oliver Baxter

Oliver Baxter

Insight Programme Manager, MEA | HermanMiller

Dr. Konstantinos Tsanis

Dr. Konstantinos Tsanis

Senior Digital Transformation Specialist | IFC

Satyam Chaturvedi

Satyam Chaturvedi

Head of Workplace Projects: India | Novartis

Temi Dalley

Temi Dalley

Chief Human Resources Officer | Sterling Bank Plc

Omer Khawaja

Omer Khawaja

Co-Founder | ITBOOST

Anthony J Permal

Anthony J Permal

Global MultiChannel Marketing | Julphar Pharmaceuticals

Cedric Warde

Cedric Warde

Director of Digital Trust & Cybersecurity Product Management, ICT Business | du

Dr. Kashif Saleem

Dr. Kashif Saleem

Associate Professor, Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA) | King Saud University

Zafar Aziz Osmani

Zafar Aziz Osmani

Chief Executive Officer | Excelerate Private Limited

Anna King

Anna King

Founder & Director | Informare: PR Content and Communication

Javed Abbasi

Javed Abbasi

Founder & Programme Director | GISBA

Lu Xanne, Boon

Lu Xanne, Boon

Certified Empowerment Coach & Therapist, TEDx Speaker | Forbes Coaches Council

Joumana Saad

Joumana Saad

Journalist, Presenter and Communications Specialist

Christine Nasserghodsi

Christine Nasserghodsi

Managing Partner | Mirai Partners