Free for all MEPRA Members, The Virtual MEPRA Leadership Majlis will open with a keynote from His Excellency Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications. His Excellency will address how the UAE is pioneering AI technologies to build a knowledge-based economy and shape the future of vital sectors such as communications. The session will be hosted by APCO Worldwide MENA President Mamoon Sbeih.
The programme will then follow with an exclusive fireside chat with Sconaid McGeachin, Senior Vice President of Communications Expo 2020 Dubai on how the Expo 2020 Dubai team plans to reconnect the world for a better tomorrow. Sconaid will address how the team navigated the unexpected postponement of its programme, how the pandemic has shaped the 2021 event when it comes to visitor engagement, safety communication and crisis planning, plus how Expo has adapted to align with the rapid transition to digital life, work, and learning we saw as a result of the pandemic.
The Majlis will also include a presentation with renowned Global CMO of Mastercard, Raja Rajamannar who will reveal his forward-thinking ways and breakthrough frontier strategies used to navigate the challenges communicators and marketers face to thrive in a modern business world.
Further topics to be explored through the event include the Employee Experience and Nurturing The Next Generation with speakers from Mubadala Investment Company, Majid Al Futtaim, Memac Ogilvy, New Media Academy, Brazen MENA, Page Group, Four Communications and Kingston Stanley.
The 2021 Virtual MEPRA Leadership Majlis is supported by Mubadala Investment Company, Majid Al Futtaim, APCO Worldwide, CARMA and PRovoke Media.
Download the Virtual MEPRA Leadership Majlis agenda here.
Date & Timings
Wednesday 19th May, 1.30pm – 5.00pm,
Tickets are FREE for MEPRA Members but registration is essential: please register your details here to receive the event join link.
Tickets for Non-Members are AED200 per person and can be purchased by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org