GITEX Digital Strategies

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2014-GITEX-Digital-Strategies-ForumIt’s almost GITEX time and Alexander McNabb will, once again, be chairing the GITEX Digital Strategies Forum. The Forum takes place on Wednesday 15 October 2014 during GITEX Technology Week 2014 and will take delegates through global digital consumer trends, digital marketing strategy and planning, mobile marketing , digital CSR, one:one marketing and more.

You’ll find the full agenda and list of speakers for the Digital Strategies Forum on the GITEX website here and you can register to attend the conference (at a cost of AED 1,650) here. As usual, if you’d like to connect with the speakers and panelists attending the Forum, here’s a list with their Twitter and Linkedin links!

Digital Strategies Forum Speakers & Panelists

Alexander McNabb
Senior Consultant, Spot On PR  

Tom Roychoudhury
Chief Innovations Officer, MCN   

Frederic Martinent
Marketing Director for Mobile Marketing Solutions, Gemalto  

Ed Gabrys
Research Director, Gartner   

Carolynne Schloeder
Director, Global Mobile Partnerships Wikimedia Foundation   

Racha Makarem
Managing Director of Insights and Research, VivaKi MENA   

Suzanne Locke
Head of Content, Souqalmal.com   

Darine Sabbagh
Social Media & Digital Marketing Consultant, Lebanon Information Technology and Services   

Dr. Jassim Haji
Director Information Technology, Gulf Air  

Martin Kubler
General Manager, Iconsulthotels   

Derrick Pereira
‎Product Manager, Landmark Group  

Gail Livingstone-Potter
General Manager, ExpatWoman.com   

Lee Mancini
CEO, Sekari   

Dr. Armstrong Takang
CEO, Alteq  

Gareth Deere
Content and Technology Research Director , MEAP-Ipsos  

Andrew Burgess
Director of Conversation & Viral Marketing, NEXA UAE  

Christian Farioli
Digital Marketing Lecturer and Keynote Speaker, DM3 Institute  

Eamonn Carey
Head of Digital/Advisor, MHP Communications   

Saji Oommen
Group Director Information Technology, Albatha Group   

Simon Torrance
Member, Big Data Programme, World Economic Forum   

Ashish Panjabi
COO, Jackys   

Ashi Sheth
Manager of Enterprise Platforms, Netflix Inc   

Peter Olu Jack
Director, NITDA  

Rimma Perelmuter
CEO, MEF   

Dr. Suleiman Al-Hedaithy
Chairman of the Board, FTTH Council MENA   

The Digital Strategies Forum is sponsored by Gemalto 

* Updated 14 October 2014

** Speakers and panelists are listed above in order of appearance on the GITEX Digital Strategies Forum Agenda. The list may be subject to updates from the organisers.

If you’re a Twitter users, do check out @spotonpr‘s Twitter list of speakers and panelists and if you’re tweeting about or from the forum, please hashtag #GITEXDigital.

Want to check out who spoke at GITEX Digital Strategies Forum 2013? Check out last year’s blog post.

Contact us

If you’d like to contact Alexander McNabb about the Digital Strategies Forum, you can do so via email at alexanderm(at)spotonpr(dot)com or via Twitter at @AlexanderMcNabb.

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Carrington Malin

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Carrington Malin is co-founder of Spot On PR and has been managing sales, marketing, media and communications campaigns across the Middle East for more than 20 years. He likes technology, surfing and chicken liver salad. You can contact Carrington via Twitter at @carringtonmalin or via email at carringtonm(at)spotonpr(dot)com

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