H.E Omar Sultan Al Olama

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

First Time in the Region

Dr. Tian Qi

Chief AI Scientist Huawei Cloud China

First Time in the Region

Dr. Brian Gu

Vice Chairman & President XPENG China

First Time in the Region

Angelika Gifford


Dr. Ray O. Johnson

CEO Technology Innovation Institute (TII) United Arab Emirates

Eugene Kaspersky

Co-Founder & CEO Kaspersky Russia

First Time in the Region

Helmut Reisinger

CEO EMEA & LATAM Palo Alto Networks United States of America

First Time in the Region

Sebastien Borget

Co-Founder & COO The Sandbox France

Dr.Guy Diedrich

Global Innovation Officer & SVP CISCO Systems Inc. United States of America

Cevat Yerli

Former Crytek CEO, Chairman & CEO TMRW Foundation United Arab Emirates

Dimitrios Dosis

President, EEMEA Mastercard United Arab Emirates

Paul Misener

VP Global Innovation Policy and Communications Amazon United States of America

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Al-Kuwaiti

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

Mike Butcher

Editor-at-large TechCrunch United Kingdom

Divya Gokulnath

Co- Founder BYJU’S India

H.E. Raja Al Mazrouei

EVP DIFC Fintech Hive

First Time in the Region

Kian Mossanen

CIO Siemens Energy Germany

Suzanne Kianpour

Senior Journalist & Presenter BBC’s ‘Out of the Shadows’ United States of America

Artur Sychov

Founder & CEO Somnium Space Czech Republic

Dr. Amr Talaat

Minister CIT, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) Egypt Egypt

H.E. Dr. Maryam Ketait

Emarati Mental Health Specialist

Rashid Abdullah Al Ghurair

Founder CAFU United Arab Emirates

Stefanie Palomino

CPO & GM Room 3D, a @TMRW Foundation Company Germany

First Time in the Region

Natalya Makarochkina

SVP, International Secure Power Schneider Electric Russia

H.E. Mariam Rashid Bin Al Shaikh

Director Sharjah Business Women Council United Arab Emirates

H.E. Najla Ahmed Al-Midfa

CEO Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center, Sheraa United Arab Emirates

H.E. Mohamed Al Hammadi

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC)

Alexey Lapirov

Chief Executive Officer Microavia United Arab Emirates

Mohammed Al Balooshi

FinTech Sector Head DIFC

H.E. Dr. Abdulla Al Karam

Director General Knowledge & Human Development Authority (KHDA)

Moayad Abdullah Al-Fallaj

CEO & Co-Founder RASAN / Tameeni

Safder Nazir

SVP – Digital Industries Huawei Middle East United Arab Emirates

Abdelaziz Almaazmi

United Arab Emirates

Hosni Zaouali

AdaptiKa & Lecturer, Stanford University CEO of Tech United States of America

Dr. Cédric Jeannot

CEO Be Mobile Africa

Nayef Alabdulwahed

Director, Regulatory Policy Development Capital Market Authority

Yaqoob Salem Al Zaabi

Head of Trends and Innovation, Knowledge & Impact Sector Abu Dhabi Early Childhood Authority United Arab Emirates

Mahankali Srinivas Rao

CEO T-Hub Foundation (IN)

divya gokulnath

Co-Founder oxford analytica

Renier Lemmens

Group CEO geidea

Alex Nicholls

Director of Expansion AstroLabs United Arab Emirates

Mayowa Adegoke

Award winning TV show host and international journalist - leading African media personality United Arab Emirates


Performer Sensorium XR Switzerland

Suhail Sameer

CEO BharatPe

Orkhan Taghiyev

head of Partner Affairs and Communications Azerbaijan State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations Azerbaijan

Abdallah Abu-Sheikh


Soham Shah

CEO and Managing Director Selfdrive.ae United Arab Emirates

Mostafa Zafer

Vice President IBM Cloud and Cognitive Software , IBM United Arab Emirates

Belal Jassoma

Head of Business Development of the Free Zone DMCC United Arab Emirates

Syed Afzal

Software Architect Digital Dubai Authority United Arab Emirates

KRC Murty

SVP - Head of RTB and PMO Kotak Mahindra Bank

Sam Hamilton

Creative Director Decentraland Spain

Pascal Murasira

MD East Africa Norrsken Rwanda

Farooq Arshed

Technical Lead Digital Dubai Authority United Arab Emirates

Sumeet Chopra

Software Engineer Digital Dubai Authority United Arab Emirates

Franklin Antony

Solutions Architect Digital Dubai Authority United Arab Emirates

Marc Garcia

Core Developer for Pandas, Release Manager for Pandas 1.5.0, VP Infrastructure NumFOCUS Vietnam

Mohammed Fazalullah Qudrath

Senior Developer Advocate MENA Amazon Web Services United Arab Emirates

Khawar Habib

Lead Mobile Engineer Digital Dubai Authority United Arab Emirates

David Foy

Head of Sector Development - Digital Economy at Luxinnovation GIE Government of Luxembourg Luxembourg

Eleni Giokos

Anchor & Correspondent CNN United Arab Emirates

Dan Murphy

Anchor & Correspondent CNBC United Arab Emirates

Kelly Forbes

Executive Director AI Asia Pacific Institute United Arab Emirates

Maya Bridgman

Gold Ambassador CodersHq Ministry of Artificial Intelligence United Arab Emirates

Martina Fuchs

Senior Business Correspondent Switzerland

Dr. Mame Aby Seye

Délégation Générale à l’entreprenariat rapide des femmes et des jeunes Senegal Senegal

Aby Sam Thomas

Editor in Chief Entrepreneur Middle East (AE)

Aya Zaghnin

Investment Associate, Delphos International; Investment Advisor, GIZ Early Stage Investor in Africa Morocco

Yasmin Al Enazi

COO Women in AI United Arab Emirates

David Lanre Messan

Founder and CEO FirstFounders Inc. Nigeria

Beatrice Cornacchia

SVP - Marketing & Comms EEMEA Mastercard Italy

Lochan Sim

Head of Product Offering Checkout ,Payoneer

Kola Oyeneyin

Partner and Director Volition Capital Nigeria

Brahim Ouamane

Advisor of the General Director, Agence de Développement du Digital ADD Morocco

Jessica Walker

Moderator & CMO Fluid Finance United Arab Emirates

Soliman Aldukhil

Group VP, Tap Payments

Charles Shyaka

General Manager 250 Startups Rwanda

Stephane REVERRE

Founder SUN ZU Lab

Nameer Khan


Anil Marc Sethi

CEO Creed & Bear