InnovationLive! 2017 Co-Create Agenda
21 NOVEMBER 2017, THE MEYDAN HOTEL, DUBAI
Level 1: THE BIG PICTURE
Richard Thompson, Editorial Director, Meed
|9:15||Vision 2021 updates, outcomes expected and government and private sector collaboration|
Outlining the institutional framework that is being developed to support the national innovation agenda and create a culture of progress and delivery across the emirates.
|9:35||Developing the UAE’s innovation ecosystem to ensure economic growth, competitiveness and job creation |
Detailing what impact innovation can play in the development of UAE’s economic performance and how it can sustain long-term growth.
|10:00||Fireside chat: Making the vision a reality |
Creating synergies between government and the private sector, so they can collaborate and work more effectively to form meaningful and effective strategic partnerships.
|11:30||10x programme updates: adopting disruptive innovation to facilitate exponential, moon-shot growth |
Leading UAE entities detail their interpretation of innovation and how the concept is pro-actively being translated into reality across the UAE
|11:50||Government accelerators: the mission, key success factors, updates and how you can get involved|
Developing a robust programme to address the issue of innovation – understanding the key essentials
Sultan Al Shaali, Head of Government Accelerators, Prime Minister’s Office (UAE)
|12:10||Entrepreneurship – Bridging the gap: how do we collaborate more effectively with entrepreneurs?|
Outlining the key role entrepreneurs play in the UAE economy. What commonalities link the true success stories?
Yousuf Al Mulla, Chief Strategy Officer, Dubai Holding
|12:30||Panel – Focus on positive disruption and happiness leading to new business and operating models|
Unlocking organisational capabilities by translating a culture of innovation into practical long-term business benefits and commercial successes.
Khalil Haddad, Director, Strategy and Development, Dubai Chambe
Ahmed Al Zarooni, Group Procurement Director – Corporate Support Services, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC)
Judy Hou, Managing Director, Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, Jumeirah Group
LEVEL 2: ZOOMING IN
|14:00||Healthcare Panel: Improving the UAE’s healthcare quality through next gen innovation|
Defining what innovation looks like in the UAE healthcare sector and how the concept is core to development of the UAE as world-class medical hub.
Dr. Main Gadir, Senior Specialist, The Executive Office for Organizational Transformation, Dubai Health Authority
Dr. Ayesha Habib Al Mutawa, CEO Innovation, Director STR & Future Dept, Ministry of Health (UAE)
Marwan Abdulaziz Janahi, Executive Director, Dubai Science Park
|14:30||Transport Panel: A snapshot of the future and what can we expect from the UAE’s transport sector in the next decade|
Achieving safe, seamless and connected end-to-end transport systems through the implementation of integrated smart mobility programmes
Elodie Robin-Guillerm, Innovation Director, Thales UAE
Sara Falaknaz, Chief Innovation Officer, DP World
|14:50||Energy Panel: Increasing the clean energy contribution to the overall energy mix of the UAE|
How are the UAE energy actors evolving to the shifts impacting traditional systems and practices?
H.E. Fatima Al Foora, Secretary, UAE National Committee, World Energy Council & Assistant Undersecretary for Electricity, Ministry of Energy
Yousif Al Ali, Director, Business Growth, Masdar Clean Energy
|15:20||Education Panel: Driving STEM education to achieve the KPIs within Vision 2021|
Educating the next generation of innovators. Defining what role the education sector is playing in driving the innovation agenda and the future workforce.
Mick Gernon, Senior Vice President – Global Head of Innovation, Research and Development, GEMS
|16:00||Space….Mars 2021 and beyond: how does the UAE plan such monumental achievements?|
Learn about the strategic thinking that is positioning the UAE at the front of the quest to explore celestial structures in outer space.
|16:20||Smart Dubai: Digitalisation, the connected world & smart cities|
Hear from the innovators integral to Dubai’s mission to become the world’s smartest city by 2020. What has been the progress to date? And what can we expect to see in the next phase of delivery?
|16:40||Waste management: Managing mounting municipal waste demands by adopting a circular economic structure|
Leading operators share best practices and innovative solutions for shaping effective sustainable waste management strategies
|17:00||Technology: fuelling the future through Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain|
Hear from the technology innovators – get inspired!
|17:20||Wrap up and close|