Hypermotion Dubai - 2021 speakers

Advisory Board & Speakers

Conference Speakers

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Navin Narayan

CEO, Acme

Capt. Maktoum Al Houqani photo

Capt. Maktoum Al Houqani

Chief Corporate Authority Officer and Acting Head of Maritime Cluster, AD Ports Group

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Graham Burne

Logistics Control Tower Manager, Logistics Cluster, AD Ports Group

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Jamil Shinawi

Co-Founder and Director, AHOY

Abdulrahman Al Hatmi photo

Abdulrahman Al Hatmi

Group CEO, Asyad Group

Ghaith Al Darmaki photo

Ghaith Al Darmaki

Chief of Technology, Asyad Group

Taavi Roivas photo

Taavi Roivas

Chairman, Auve Tech

Kunal Gupta photo

Kunal Gupta

Director – Supply Chain, Bateel

Rashid Al Ghurair photo

Rashid Al Ghurair

Founder, CAFU

Bassel Al Nahlaoui photo

Bassel Al Nahlaoui

Managing Director – Mobility, Careem

Dr. Nasser Saidi photo

Dr. Nasser Saidi

Chairman, CEBC MENA

Patrick Chalhoub photo

Patrick Chalhoub

CEO, Chalhoub Group

Ryan Den Rooijen photo

Ryan Den Rooijen

Chief Ecommerce Officer, Chalhoub Group

Jonathan Spear photo

Jonathan Spear

Chair, CIHT (Dubai Group) & Policy and Strategy Advisor, Atkins Acuity

Martin Tillman photo

Martin Tillman

Board Member, CIHT (Dubai Group) & Director, Strategic Planning & Advisory, AECOM

Meto Trajkovski photo

Meto Trajkovski

Partner (Transport & Logistics), Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

Shailendra Kaushik photo

Shailendra Kaushik

Co-Founder, Cities Forum

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Corvin Huber

Chief Executive Officer, D3 Technologies

Ako Djaf photo

Ako Djaf

Vice President, Contract Logistics / SCM & Land Transport Middle East & Africa, DB Schenker

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Thomas Ruelke

Chief Commercial Officer, DB Schenker

Patrick Fahim photo

Patrick Fahim

Researcher, Delft University of Technology

Dr. Georges Aoude photo

Dr. Georges Aoude

CEO & Co-Founder, Derq

Dieter Michell-Auli photo

Dieter Michell-Auli

Chief Sales Officer, Deutsche Bahn Engineering & Consulting

Amadou Diallo photo

Amadou Diallo

Chief Executive Officer, DHL Global Forwarding MEA

Irina Albanese photo

Irina Albanese

Head of Innovation Middle East & Africa, DHL

Mohammed Al Muallem photo

Mohammed Al Muallem

Executive Vice President, DP World

Abdulla Bin Damithan

Abdulla Bin Damithan

CEO & Managing Director, DP World UAE Region

Ibrahim Al Najjar

Ibrahim Al Najjar

Director of IT, DP World UAE Region

Patrick Bol

Patrick Bol

Head of Port Expansion and Special Projects, DP World

Ahmed Mahboob Musabih photo

Ahmed Mahboob Musabih

Director General, Dubai Customs

Mohammed Shael Alsaadi photo

Mohammed Shael Alsaadi

CEO Corporate Strategic Affairs Sector, Dubai Economy

Alexandar Williams photo

Alexandar Williams

Director – Future Economy, Dubai Economy

Patrick Noack photo

Dr. Patrick Noack

Executive Director – Future Foresight & Imagination, Dubai Future Foundation

Khalifa Al Qama photo

Khalifa Al Qama

Director of Dubai Future Labs, Dubai Future Foundation

Faisal Kazim photo

Faisal Kazim

Senior Project Manager, Dubai Future Foundation

Issam Kazim photo

Issam Kazim

CEO, Dubai Tourism

Dr. Hamad Al Jassmi photo

Dr. Hamad Al Jassmi

Associate Professor & Director, Emirates Centre For Mobility Research

Stephan Gobert photo

Stephan Gobert

Chief Strategy, Innovation & Customer Experience Officer, ENGIE

Kevin Chalhoub photo

Kevin Chalhoub

Founder & CEO, EV Lab

Rabhi Bou Rached photo

Rabhi Bou Rached

CEO, Falcon Eye Drones (FEDS)

Dimitris Bountolos photo

Dimitris Bountolos

Chief Information & Innovation Officer, Ferrovial

Gopal R

Gopal R

Global Vice President (Transportation & Logistics), Frost & Sullivan

Gabriel Sallah photo

Gabriel Sallah

Autonomous Driving and Solutions Lead @ GBB HPC, Microsoft

Gary D. West photo

Gary D. West

Managing Director, Future Mobility & OnStar Middle East Operations, General Motors Africa & Middle East

Monica Hernandez Alarcon photo

Monica Hernandez Alarcon

Director of Human Resources, General Motors Africa & Middle East

Walter Groenewald photo

Walter Groenewald

Technical Services Leader, Safety and Productivity Solutions – MERTA, Honeywell

Lars Greiner photo

Lars Greiner

Associate Partner, Middle East & Africa, Hamburg Port Consulting

Andrés de León photo

Andrés de León

Chief Executive Officer, HyperloopTT

Vikas A. Aggarwal photo

Vikas A. Aggarwal

Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise, INSEAD

Sabih Khisaf photo

Prof. Dr. Sabih Khisaf

VP International, Institution of Civil Engineers

Fadi Amoudi photo

Fadi Amoudi

Chief Executive Officer, IQ Robotics

Carlo Castelli photo

Carlo Castelli

Head of Cities Solutions Europe & Co-Chair Infrastructure and Urban Development Council, Jacobs, Urban Land Institute UK

Sebastian Peck photo

Sebastian Peck

Partner, Kompas

Shahnawaz Nakhoda photo

Shahnawaz Nakhoda

Partner (Ports & Logistics), KPMG Lower Gulf

Piyush Chowhan photo

Piyush Chowhan

Group Chief Information Officer, Lulu Group International

Michael Granoff photo

Michael Granoff

Managing Director, Maniv Mobility

Carlo Ratti photo

Prof. Carlo Ratti

Director, Senseable City Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jon Michaeli photo

Jon Michaeli

Global Head of Sales & Business Development, Matternet

Saif Ghubash photo

Saif Ghubash

Director of Land Transport, Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure

Didar Dalkic photo

Didar Dalkic

Advisor to Transport Minister, Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications

Francois Portal photo

Francois Portal

Program Director Cabline, MND

Martin Johann Frohlich photo

Martin Johann Frohlich

CEO & Founder, Mother Earth Ventures

Christopher Seymour photo

Christopher Seymour

Managing Director, Mott MacDonald Middle East

Andrew Stevenson photo

Andrew Stevenson

Transport & Built Environment Sector Leader, Middle East, Mott MacDonald

Leena Khalil photo

Leena Khalil

Co-Founder, Mumzworld

Hussein M. Dajani photo

Hussein M. Dajani

General Manager, Digital and CX Transformation, AMIO, Nissan Motor Co.

Hoda Al Khzaimi photo

Hoda Al Khzaimi

Director, Center of Cyber Security, NYU-Abu Dhabi & President, Emirates Digital Association for Women

Sayyid Nasser Al Busaidi photo

Sayyid Nasser Al Busaidi

VP Customer Experience, Oman Post & Asyad Express

Baha Al Lawati photo

Baha Al Lawati

Vice President Enterprise, Omantel

Kris Vedat photo

Kris Vedat

Head of Information Technology, P&O Maritime & Logistics

Eng. Sufyan Al-Mamari photo

Eng. Sufyan Al-Mamari

Senior Engineer Asset Management, Port of Sohar

Nahid Sidki photo

Nahid Sidki

Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Research Products Development Company (RPDC) Subsidiary of TAQNIA

Allard Castelein photo

Allard Castelein

CEO, Port of Rotterdam

Avishai Trabelsi photo

Avishai Trabelsi

CEO & Co-Founder, Quicargo

Mark Carson photo

Mark Carson

Customer Experience and Quality Director - Africa, Middle East, Pacific, Renault Middle East

Dr. Mikael Lind photo

Dr. Mikael Lind

Asst. Prof. & Senior Strategic Research Advisor, RISE

Alain Kaddoum photo

Alain Kaddoum

Managing Director – Middle East, Savoye

Carlo Borghini photo

Carlo Borghini

Executive Director, Shift 2 Rail Joint Undertaking

David Dronfield photo

David Dronfield

General Manager, Swisslog Middle East

Rachid Maalouli photo

Rachid Maalouli

Global Head of Strategy, Innovation and Corporate Development, Swvl

Kelsey Warner photo

Kelsey Warner

Future Editor, The National

Amir Melad photo

Amir Melad

General Manager, Middle East, TIER Mobility

Gaurav Biswas photo

Gaurav Biswas

Founder & CEO, TruKKer

Saad Pall photo

Saad Pall

General Manager, MENAP, Uber

Christoph Schlettig photo

Christoph Schlettig

CEO, Unisphere

Ahmed Hafez photo

Ahmed Hafez

Regional Director, Via

Ryan Kelly photo

Ryan Kelly

VP of Marketing & Communications, Virgin Hyperloop

Advisory Board

Roland Zibell photo

Roland Zibell

Director Logistics Consulting, adi Consulting

Martin Tillman photo

Martin Tillman

Director Strategic Planning and Advisory, AECOM

Roula Moussa photo

Roula Moussa

Founder, AI Venture Labs

Abdulla Bin Damithan

Abdulla Bin Damithan

CEO & Managing Director, DP World UAE Region

Sultan Al-Hinai photo

Sultan Al-Hinai

Acting Group VP of Technology, ASYAD Group

Hoda A. Al Khzaimi

Hoda A. Al Khzaimi

Director Center of Cyber Security, NYU Abu Dhabi

Ahmed Kazim photo

Ahmed Kazim

Director – Strategy & Corporate Excellence, Dubai Customs

Alexandar Williams photo

Alexandar Williams

Director – Future Economy, Dubai Economy

Khalifa Al Qama photo

Khalifa Al Qama

Director of Dubai Future Labs, Dubai Future Foundation

Dr. Patrick Noack photo

Dr. Patrick Noack

Executive Director – Future Foresight and Imagination, Dubai Future Foundation

Mohsen Ahmad photo

Mohsen Ahmad

CEO, Dubai South - Logistics District

Stephan Gobert photo

Stephan Gobert

Senior Strategy Manager, ENGIE & Board Member, Clean Energy Business Council MENA

Dieter Michell-Auli photo

Dieter Michell-Auli

CSO, Deutsche Bahn Engineering & Consulting, Deutsche Bahn International Operations

Dr. Hamad Al Jassmi photo

Dr. Hamad Al Jassmi

Associate Professor & Director, Emirates Centre For Mobility Research

Ahmed Al Musawa Al Hashemi photo

Ahmed Al Musawa Al Hashemi

Executive Director - Commercial, Etihad Rail

David Gourlay photo

David Gourlay

Director - Architecture, Expo 2020 Dubai

Gary D. West photo

Gary D. West

Managing Director OnStar & Future Mobility, General Motors Middle East

Dr. Sabih Khisaf photo

Dr. Sabih Khisaf

Vice President - International Affairs & Chairman - UAE Committee, Institution of Civil Engineers

Jorge Manuel Miranda Dias photo

Jorge Manuel Miranda Dias

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Khalifa University

Dr. Ghassan Ziadat photo

Dr. Ghassan Ziadat

VP Major Projects, McKinsey and Company

Nadia Abdul Aziz photo

Nadia Abdul Aziz

President, National Association of Freight and Logistics (NAFL)

Dr. Giovanna  Carnevali photo

Dr. Giovanna Carnevali

Urban Planner & Strategic Designer

Bashar Al Malik photo

Bashar Al Malik

Chief Executive Officer, Saudi Railway Company (SAR)

Dr. Maria Papadaki photo

Dr. Maria Papadaki

Managing Director/ Assistant Professor, The Dubai Center for Risk and Innovation Management/ The British University in Dubai

Saif Ghubash photo

Saif Ghubash

Urban Planning Expert, Ministry of Infrastructure Development

Harj Dhaliwal photo

Harj Dhaliwal

Managing Director, Middle East & India, Virgin Hyperloop