2017 MEPRA Leadership Majlis: New World, New Approaches

Our industry is facing disruption from many different factors – from new technologies, to alternative facts, to the post-oil economy, to the convergence of marketing disciplines. In this new world, how will the new generation of communications professionals survive and prosper?

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eastern mangroves anantara, Abu Dhabi, Abu DHabi, Abu Dhabi

AED500 for MEPRA Member Ticket
AED750 for Non-Member Ticket
AED250 for Student Ticket

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Guest speakers from the US, the UK and the Middle East share their views on our industry’s continued relevance in these changing times.

 

Agenda and speakers

  • 10:00 - 10:20
    Welcome Remarks

    Ray Eglington
    Chairman, MEPRA
  • 10:20 - 11:15
    Keynote Speaker: Industry Leader

    Danny Rogers
    Editor-in-Chief, PR Week
  • 11:15 - 11:45
    Telling the truth in the era of fake news

    Roger Bolton
    President, Arthur Page Society
  • 11:45 - 12:30
    Panel 1: Managing communication in a time of change

    Brian Lott
    Chief Communications Officer, Mubadala
  • 11:45 - 12:30
    Panel 1: Managing communication in a time of change

    Amina Taher
    Vice President Corporate Affairs, Etihad Airways
  • 11:45 - 12:30
    Panel 1: Managing communication in a time of change

    Sara M. Al Shorouqi
    Executive Director, Group Communications, Emirates Defense Industries Company
  • 11:45 - 12:30
    Moderator: Panel 1

    Hend Al Otaiba
    Media Advisor, Office of Foreign Affairs Minister
  • 12:30 - 1:00
    Do you have a (corporate) purpose?

    Bjorn Edlund
    Principal, Edlund Consulting
  • 2:00 - 2:30
    Remain Calm! Keeping a cool head and heart in a crisis

    Claire White
    Director, Omnivia Limited Leadership & Impact Coaching:
  • 2:30 - 3:15
    Panel 2: Changing impact of regional influencers

    Salem Al Nuaimi
    Abu Dhabi Media, Director of Communications
  • 2:30 - 3:15
    Panel 2: Changing impact of regional influencers

    Khalid Al Ameri
    Columnist, The National
  • 2:30 - 3:15
    Panel 2: Changing impact of regional influencers

    Abdullatif Alsayegh
    CEO, Alsayegh Media
  • 2:30 - 3:15
    Moderator Panel 2

    Fahad Al Qahtani
    CEO, The Corporate Office

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