SPEAKERS

Laila specializes in digital & social media and currently leads national projects in Oman like the government innovation in emerging technologies and the Smart Ambassador initiative in Oman and other projects related to digital transformation.

DR AHMED AL-SULAITI

CEO,

Qatar National Broadband Network

Qatar

Laila specializes in digital & social media and currently leads national projects in Oman like the government innovation in emerging technologies and the Smart Ambassador initiative in Oman and other projects related to digital transformation.

Shaju Bhaskaran

CISO,

Ahli Bank

Qatar

Laila specializes in digital & social media and currently leads national projects in Oman like the government innovation in emerging technologies and the Smart Ambassador initiative in Oman and other projects related to digital transformation.

SYED SHAHID AHMAD

Head of Transaction Banking & Innovation,

Dukhan Bank

Qatar

The director of innovation at Qatar Science and Technology Park, her role also involves supporting tech-entrepreneurship in Qatar through various innovation and incubation programs.

Samson Tingbani

Head of Technology Transformation,

DHL Global Forwarding

UAE

The director of innovation at Qatar Science and Technology Park, her role also involves supporting tech-entrepreneurship in Qatar through various innovation and incubation programs.

ALEX CHUNG

Senior Manager - Cybersecurity,

Milaha

Qatar

The director of innovation at Qatar Science and Technology Park, her role also involves supporting tech-entrepreneurship in Qatar through various innovation and incubation programs.

Dr. Erdal Ozkaya

Regional CISO & Managing Director,

Standard Chartered Bank

UAE

His 20-year trajectory has focused on different roles and industries, as engineer in the German R&D automotive and aerospace industry, Innovation Director in the Spanish govt., MD of an innovation management consultancy, or digital entrepreneur.

Dr. Ebrahim Al Alkeem Al Zaabi

Cyber security and Artificial Intelligence expert, Director,

Government of Abu Dhabi

UAE

She is currently working with the TASMU team leading the Logistics sector and part of the Central Platform initiative contributing to achieve Qatar’s Digital Transformation agenda.

Dr. Meryem Duygun

Chair in Risk and Insurance,

Aviva

UK

MOHAMED MOUSA

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO),

IKEA

Saudi Arabia

Her work cuts across both the public and private sectors and has a strong focus on governance, risk and compliance issues in information security. She has extensive experience in cyber strategy and cyber warfare.

Noëlle Van der Waag-Cowlin

Cyber Lead at the Security Institute for Governance and Leadership (SIGLA),

Stellenbosch University

South Africa

Narayanan holds a Bachelor of Science (Statistics) and a Master's in business administration degree from the University of Mumbai, India, and has over 30 years of IT and Operations experience in the banking sector.

Narayanan Srinivasan

Group chief operating officer,

Dukhan Bank

Qatar