SPEAKERS

IoTx is the platform for regional and international experts to discuss the latest development in the connected world. It will gather government and commercial sector end users, global innovators and tech leaders .

Abdullah Al Madani

CEO Corporate Technical Support Services

RTA

Professor Adrian M. Ionescu

Engineering Department

Nanoelectronic Devices Laboratory (Nanolab)

Affan Al-Khoori

Deputy CEO,

aswaaq (UAE)

Affan Al‐Khoori

Deputy CEO

Aswaaq

Dr Aisha Bin Bishr

Director General

Smart Dubai Office

Akin Adamson

Regional Director

Transport Research Lab

Alexander Holt

Head of Civtech

Government of Scotland

Alexander Hot

Head of Civtech

Government of Scotland

Amar Pradhan

Global Strategy Leader – Power & Utilities

IBM

Andrew Couch

CEO

Candy Labs

Anil Joshi

Managing Partner

Union India Ventures

Bander Al Nasser

IoT Investor, Entrepreneur, Evangelist, Mentor

Bas De Vos

Director

IFS Labs

Benoy CS

Director & Head, Digital Transformation – MENASA

Frost & Sullivan

Bibop Gresta

Co-Founder

Hyperloop Transport Technologies

Christel De Meyer

Researcher Personal Informatics

Quantified Self

CK Vishwakarma

Founder

IoT SG

Clare Jones

CCO

What3Words (UK)

Colin Rhys

Creative Director

Hyperloop One

Daniel Marco

Director

Smart Catalonia

Dr. David Kravitz

Vice President – Crypto Systems Research

DarkMatter

Domenica Carriero

Smart Cities Program Coordinator

Organization for International Economic Relations (OiER)

Eric Lamarre

Senior Partner

Mckinsey & Co

Harshul Joshi

SVP Cyber Advisory Services

DarkMatter (UAE)

Ivan Jakovljevic

Sector Lead Travel & Finance, Middle East and North Africa

Google

Ivan Jakovljevic

Sector Lead MENA

Google (UAE)

Jacques Brent

President MEA

Ford

Jason Cooper

Blockchain Specialist

DarkMatter (UAE)

John Elliott

Head of Payments

EasyJet

Jonathan Abon

Senior Director Product Management

HERE Technologies

Jordi Puigneró i Ferrer

Secretary Telecommunications, Cybersecurity and Digital Society,

Government of Catalonia

Kevin Jones

VP Solftware Solutions

GBM

Brigadier Khaled Al Razooqi

Director General, Smart Services

Dubai Police

Lucy Hedges

BBC Presenter and Technology Editor

UK Metro

Mohamed Roushdy

CIO

Bank Al-Bilad (KSA)

Dr. Mohammed Shokoohi Yekta

Data Scientist

Apple

Nabeel AlZaka

Managing Director

Surface Mobility Consultants

Dr. Noah Raford

COO

Dubai Future Foundation

Othman Aldahash

VP, Product Development & Management

STC (KSA)

Paul Timmers

Former Director Digital Society

European Commission

Pedro Pereira

Digital & Innovation Leader

SAP (UAE)

Praveer Sinha

CEO

TATA Power

Rabih Dabboussi

SVP

DarkMatter

Dr. Rafiq Swash

Technical Director

DigiRobotics

Rajesh Dhuddu

SVP

Quatrro

Ramzi Khoury

Partner

PwC (KSA)

Renato De Castro

Smart Cities Expert

Salman Yusuf

Managing Director

Takeleap

Dr Sohail Mounir

Director Smart Service Enablement,

Smart Government Dubai

Steve Plimsoll

Chief Digital & Data Officer

PwC Middle East

Taher Diab

Snr Director Strategy & Planning

Supreme Council for Energy

Tayfun Topkoc

Managing Director

SAP

Todd O’Brien

Founder Greenhouse ROI

& former Managing Director Dell

Tom Blaksley

Partnerships

What3Words

Tommi Juhani Raitio

Director of Smart Cities, EMEA

Intel Corporation (UAE)

Trey Goede

Head of Portfolio/Investment Management

Aramco Entrepreneurship Ventures

Wessam Lootah

CEO

Smart Dubai Government

Younes Al Nasser

Assistant Director General

Smart Dubai Office