From 11th to the 13th of March 2018
Innovation Arabia 11’ to Drive Innovation & Development across all vital sectors in the Arab World including Health and Environment.
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and President of Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU), the 11th edition of Innovation Arabia Conference & Exhibition will be held from the 11th to the 13th of March 2018 at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, under the theme ‘Innovate, Disrupt and Transform’.
The upcoming edition of the conference will focus on innovation as a pivotal tool for bringing about the change required within the business, health, environment, smart learning and Islamic economic sectors in the Arab world, led by generations empowered with knowledge economy tools and qualified innovatively and knowledgably to create and explore the future meeting requirements of the 21st century.
The aim of this conference is to explore the enormous potential of Arab states to accelerate the pace of socio-economic growth and enhance their capacity for sustainable development, in line with the visionary framework of the Dubai Plan 2021, which aims to move Dubai towards a sustainable economic model driven by innovation.
Innovation Arabia 11 will feature specialized discussions on 4 parallel tracks this year that will include ‘Quality and Business Management’, ‘Health and Environment’, ‘Smart Learning’ and ‘Islamic Banking and Finance Track’.
Amongst the keynote speakers in the Health & Environment Track will be: Dr. Amer Ahmad Sharif, CEO of Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Education Sector (DHCE) and the Vice Chancellor of the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) , Dr. Demetris Francis Lekkas who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environment (University of the Aegean, Greece), and Prof. Abdallah Shanableh, Professor of Environmental Engineering and Director of the Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering at the University of Sharjah.