Retail, E-Commerce, Home Delivery & Digital Marketing Agenda

Riyadh, 22 - 24 October 2024

Schedule

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Oct 2214:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL Gen AI fever: reimagining AI enabled end to end experiences that will reshape the banking journey

Keynotes

Moderator: Niraj Kumar, Head of Global Transaction Banking, United Arab Bank
Samia Melhem, Lead Policy Specialist and Global Lead on Digital Capabilities, The World Bank Group
Bassam Suliman Aleidy, Chief Digital Banking and Innovation Officer, Bank Al Bilad
Sol Enenmoh, Director – Group Digitalisation, HSBC
Omar Alageel, Chief Digital Officer, Arab National Bank
Fatmah Boathman, Board President of the AI Society - Member of the Global Future Council at the World Economic Forum and Chief Executive Officer, Abdullah Al-Othaim Investment Company
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2214:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of digital commerce and retail: empowering dynamic and innovative online experiences in the region wth transformative leadership and revoutionary technologies

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

John Hadden, Chief Executive Officer, AlShaya Group
Faisal Younes, Chief Executive Officer- Food and Beverage Division, Cenomi
Marwan Tayara, Chief Ecommerce Officer, SACO
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2214:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL Pushing the boundaries of what is possible: reshaping how marketers connect with today’s audiences and setting new benchmarks for marketing success

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Mohammed Jeffri, Chief Marketing Officer, Hungerstation
Fouad Basyyoni, Co-founder / CMO, Startups House Investment Company
STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2214:50
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KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: The human AI symphony: orchestrating value creation for today and tomorrow

Keynotes

John Sanei, Keynote Speaker in Human-AI Dynamics, 5 x Bestselling Author and Award-Winning Podcast Host, John Sanei Inc.
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2214:50
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KEYNOTE INTERVIEW Establishing core digital initiatives: the global opportunities of a competition-beating omnichannel strategy in attracting the next-gen

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Saud Alsulaiman, Chief Executive Officer, Alsulaiman Group
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2214:50
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KEYNOTE INTERVIEW Representing the fusion of technology and human creativity: a deep dive into the diverse range of AI techniques empowering marketing

Stage 6: CMO Summit

STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL Reinventing the wheel with the rise of AI across the banking hemisphere: an incremental game changer

Keynotes

Moderator: Ehsan Razavizadeh, Managing Director, LIBF MENA
Sridhar Iyer, Group Chief Digital Officer & Deputy Group Head of Consumer Banking, Gulf international bank
Muhammad Sajjad, Chief Exeuctive Officer, Mashreq Bank
Jasmine Yu, Chief Information Officer, WSFS Bank
Ramkumar Balasubramaniam, Chief Financial Officer - Middle East & Africa, Barclays Bank PLC
Abdelrahman Ahmed, Chief Strategy Transformation Officer, Arab National Bank
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL: Modernizing Pay Tech with embedded transactions: harnessing AI, automation, and connectivity for payments

Stage 2: Payments Podium

Moderator: Francesco Burelli, Partner, Arkwright AG
Ali Al Jabri, Payments Systems Operations Department, Central Bank of Oman
Bilal K, Director - Partnerships & Embedded Banking, Vision Bank
Abdul Samathu, Vice President - Chief Information Security Officer, Mashreq Bank
Yazid Bastami, ., Vision Bank
Fahad Aljuwaidi, Country Chief Executive Officer, First Abu Dhabi Bank
STAGE 2: PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL: Developing your open banking strategy: aggregating financial data through a single platform

Stage 3: Fintech Forum

Moderator: Moustapha Adi Abdoullah, Tedx Speaker and Senior Digital Project Manager, Independent
Abdulrahman Alonaizan, Head of Business Continuity Management, Arab National Bank
Majed Al Jeneny, Head of risk management, Al Rajhi Bank
Ahmed Hussein, Deputy Chief Information Officer, United Bank
STAGE 3: FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL: A kingdom of limitless possibilities: cementing Saudi’s digital commerce growth with ground-breaking technologies

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Hani Saif, Chief Information Officer, eXtra
Piyush Chowhan, Chief Information Officer, Panda Retail Company – Savola Group
Abdullah Rhwanjy, Chief Information Technology Officer, Abdullah Al-Othaim Markets
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL: Omnichannel shopping in 2030: prioritizing a unified customer journey and exceeding expectations at anytime, on all platforms

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

SELIM CHIDIAC, Chief Executive Officer, L'azurde Company for Jewelry
Hesham Almekkawi, Chief Executive Officer, Tim Hortons - Middle East
Mazen Kanaan, Chief Executive Officer, House of Pops
Shehim Mohammed Unni, Regional Director, Lulu Saudi Hypermarkets LLC
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL Branding in a digitally led world: creating unique value propositions and becoming more personal with tech-powered campaigns

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Dr. Ahad Hamza Nihal, Business Growth Director, Sala Entertainment
Mohamad Rabih Itani, Partner, Residential Project Sales & Marketing, Knight Frank
Faten Assiri, Group E-Commerce Director, Saudi German Health
Chaymaa Mohamed, Head of Digital Marketing, Nice one
STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2216:00
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PANEL Driving massive high-quality traffic to your website: the fastest way to appear at SERP via Google Ads

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Mohamed Ibrahim, Head of Marketing, Homzmart
Mohammed Midani, Head of Marketing - KSA, Ekar
STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2216:40
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INERVIEW

Keynotes
Angela Di Maria, Italian Central Bank Financial Attachè Representative of the Italian Central Bank for the GCC,, Italian Central Bank
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2216:40
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INTERVIEW: Crafting an award-winning omnichannel strategy in a tech and customer-driven landscape

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium
Moh'd Salem, Chief Omni-Health Officer, Nahdi Medical Company
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2216:40
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PRESENTATION: DIGITAL BRANDING

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Nahla Alduais, Head of Marketing Promotion Unit, Tamweel Aloula
STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2216:40
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WORKSHOP Crafting creative strategies for lead generation

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2217:00
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SEMINAR Triumphing at dynamic creative optimization in display advertising

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Leveraging cloud banking to create new business frontiers: more than just a CIO conversation

Keynotes

Moderator: Francesco Burelli, Partner, Arkwright AG
Hamad Al Fouzan, Chief Strategic Planning Officer, Warba Bank
Nilay Ranjan Singh, Chief Executive Officer, STATE BANK OF INDIA DIFC Dubai
Giovanni Everduin, Head of Strategy & Innovation, Commercial Bank International
Anna Maj, Expert European Innovation Council, European Commission, Belgium
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Delivering real time, every time payments: the key differentiator with speed, security, and instant open banking-based transactions

Stage 2: Payments Podium

Moderator: Mark Rennie Davis, Chief Advisor & Founder, Advistic Consulting
Ali Khakwani, Head of Sales, Global Liquidity & Cash Management, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
Asaad Turkestani, Head of Corporate & Institutional Banking, Qatar National Bank
Ahmed Al-Ben Saleh, Head of Liquidity and Cash Management Solutions, Banque Saudi Fransi
STAGE 2: PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Managing financial health and streamlining transactions: AI and ML tech married with APIs set to empower users

Stage 3: Fintech Forum

Moderator: Meaghan Johnson, Founder and Fintech and Bank Advisor, Fintech Contributor @ Forbes.com, Digital Magss, Pacemakers
Amna Al Balushi, Chief Information Security Officer, Bank Nizwa
Ala Asali, Chief Security Officer, Arab National Bank
Rushikant Shastri, Vice President, State Bank of India
Abdulla Mashaal, Head of Open Banking, Emirates NBD
STAGE 3: FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Investing in intelligent technologies: harnessing the supremacy of AI for streamlined and personalised online shopping experiences

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Prashant Talwar, Director of Retail and Grocery at Deliveroo, Deliveroo
Muhammad Rehan, Chief Information Officer, Khaadi Corporation
Ajish Pillai, Commercial Director, MEA, India & Pakistan, Insider
Anuvrat Gaurav, Regional Country Director, SellAnyCar.com
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Gearing up to become a hub of international brands: blending global brand expressions with Saudi’s cultural norm

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Hisham Qasim, Chief Commercial Officer, ToysR”Us
Thomas Evald, Chief Commercial Officer, JOE & THE JUICE
Daniel Finley, Chief Executive Officer, Debenhams
May Kanounji, Chief Executive Officer, Blooming Wear
Subramanian Vedapuri Thachampattu, Chief Country Officer, Landmark Arabia
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Augmenting marketing processes: adding speed to marketing operations and value to customer journey with out-of-the-box automation and AI

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Simone Uhlmann, Head of Customer Data Marketing and Loyalty, Muvi Cinemas
STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2217:20
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PANEL Fine-tuning your website with SEO: focusing on purchase intent keywords for guaranteed success

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Fuad Alzayed, Brand Manager, Cenomi Group
Jumana Jalal, Cluster Marketing Director, Hilton Worldwide
STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2218:00
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INTERVIEW Driving global growth

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Annu Gupta, International Business CEO, Britannia
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2218:00
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INTERVIEW Embracing local content

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Adon Quinn, Chief Executive Officer, Muvi Cinema
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2218:00
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PRESENTATION The secret formula for Growth Marketing: What tech companies need to do in marketing to succeed?

Stage 6: CMO Summit
STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2218:00
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WORKSHOP SEO for progressive web apps

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2218:20
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SEMINAR Delving into all types of SEO: technical audits, mobile optimization, e-commerce websites and more

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL Utilizing modern APIs: embedding financial services into customer experience with BaaS

Keynotes

Moderator: Moustapha Adi Abdoullah, Tedx Speaker and Senior Digital Project Manager, Independent
Sateesh Kumar Challa, Head of Digital Transformation Office, Societe Generale US
Jyotin Jauhar, Director and Head of Corporate Banking, HSBC
Mohamed Naga, Head of supply chain finance products, Commercial International Bank
Maher Al Kaabi, Independent Board Member, ALSERKAL GROUP
Nawar Alkhunizi, Group Head of Coverage - KSA, First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL The rise of pay-by-bank, your bank, your choice, your control: offering convenient and secure way for customers to make online purchases

Stage 2: Payments Podium

Moderator: Alexandru Badulescu, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Change2Scale Advisors
Uzair Kapadia, Managing Director, Head of Cash Products, Africa Middle East, Standard Chartered Bank
Husain Al khulaif, Head of Operations Improvements & Automation, Alinma Bank
Taha Abboud, Head of Treasury Transformation, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
STAGE 2: PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL Minimizing fraud risks with instant transactions in open banking: zero trust security protocols and robust network security systems

Stage 3: Fintech Forum

Moderator: Bassem Nohra, Executive Vice President - Group Internal Audit Division, Qatar National Bank
Henry Amadiegwu, Chief Information Officer, Zenith Bank
Nizardeen Kumardeen, Chief Executive Officer, CIB
Noor Al Musallam, Head of Risk Management, Credit Suisse
Maher Al Kaabi, Independent Board Member, ALSERKAL GROUP
STAGE 3: FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL Styling the perfect data-driven engagement strategy: gaining valuable insights into customer behavior, preferences and trends

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Hesham Saad Al Ghamdi, Corporate Chief Data and Analytics Officer, Abdul Latif Jameel
Simone Uhlmann, Head of Customer Data Marketing and Loyalty, Muvi Cinemas
Tunc Ozcan, Director – Data Analytics, Loyalty & Market Research, Nahdi Medical Company
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL Showcasing the epitome of retail excellence: entering the immersive world of technology with AR and VR to innovate the customer experience

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Florian Jansen, Founder / Member of Supervisory Board, FJX / Noon
Nuran Mekky, Group Head of CVM and Customer Experience, GARGASH GROUP
Mathew Oommen, Vice President – Consumer Division, Western International Group
Phillip Smith, Group Digital & Ecommerce Director, ALYASRA GROUP
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL Authenticity remains king: amplifying human creativity with technology for next level imagination

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Moderator: Mohamad Khaled, Head of Branding & Marketing Communications, Bank Albilad
Moderator: Abdulaziz Alnashwan, Branding Director, General Authority for Statistics
Hadeel Basheer, Senior Marketing Manager, Hyatt Place Riyadh
Reham Majdali, VP | Head of Brand Experience, Riyad Bank
STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2218:40
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PANEL Being part of the editorial flow: the emerging technologies in native ads

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Ibrahim Mohamed, Marketing Director, Boudl Hotels & Resorts
Muhammad Bilal Ajmal, Digital Marketing Manager, Arena Fitness Innovation
STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2219:20
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PRESENTATION The Impact of Loyalty Programs on Brand Advocacy and Customer Lifetime Value

Stage 6: CMO Summit

STAGE 6: CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2219:20
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WORKSHOP Analysing and interpreting ad performance metrics

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2219:40
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SEMINAR Navigating the bidding and auction systems of native networks

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

STAGE 7: AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE

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Oct 2314:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL Saudi Arabia taking open banking from vision to reality: creating a new engine for expansion and stimulating innovation

Keynotes

Moderator: Samee Zafar, Director, Edgar, Dunn & Company
Zaki Jawad, Chief Operating Officer, Saudi Fransi Capital
Alistair Howarth, Head of Business Management, Corporate & Institutional Banking, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
Vikas Kanungo, Senior Digital Development Consultant, World Bank
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2314:10
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PANEL Fostering global trade relationships: connecting local and international suppliers to flourish the region’s commerce and economic growth

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Ziad Kassabieh, Chief Executive Officer, Advanced Food
Frederic Levy-Perrault, Chief Executive Officer, Al Raya Supermarkets
Ayman Beydoun, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Group COO, Brands For Less Group
E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2314:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL The human and technology equilibrium: blending AI intelligence with emotional abilities for campaigns that resonates with customers on a personal level

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Ali Almarzouq, Media Affairs Director, Saudi Accreditation Center
Sara Mohammad Siddiqui, Executive Director of Marketing Communications, ACWA Power
Abubakr Akhtar, Head of Marketing and Commercials Middle East, Virtual Medical Academy
Rohan Kapoor, Group VP Digital, Cenomi Retail
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2314:50
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KEYNOTE INTERVIEW Launching the lab: an open banking framework encouraging innovation throughout the Kingdom

Keynotes

KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2314:50
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INTERVIEW The radical edges and possibilities of AI: amplifying the personalisation game like never before with AI and voice search

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Talal Alhammad, Global Product Lead, Spotify
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2314:50
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KEYNOTE PANEL Expanding marketers’ sphere of influence: driving sustainability in the sector for a brighter and greener future

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Jumana Jalal, Cluster Marketing Director, Hilton Worldwide
Driss Moutawakil, Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer, SAT (Smart Application Technology) Co., Ltd.
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2315:10
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INTERVIEW

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Supriya Mundra, Group Director of Strategy & Transformation, Holland and Barrett
STAGE 4: E-Commerce Stadium
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL Shifting cybersecurity focus from prevention to resilience with the help of AI in the cyber arms race

Keynotes

Moderator: Francesco Burelli, Partner, Arkwright AG
Nouf Ahmed Eid AlHarbi, Training & Development Specialist, Islamic Development Bank
Nada Awad Rizkallah, Head of Risk Management & Strategy, Credit Libanais SAL
Amna Al Balushi, Chief Information Security Officer, Bank Nizwa
KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL Growing beyond the traditional boundaries of vanilla card acceptance: beyond legacy offerings

Stage 2: Payments Podium
Moderator: Alexandru Badulescu, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Change2Scale Advisors
Anjali Aggarwal, Head of Business Payments Gateway, noon payments
STAGE 2: PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL Exploring the role of fintech and digital banks in the Kingdoms financial inclusion efforts

Stage 3: Fintech Forum
Moderator: Anju De Alwis, Managing Director, Ultimate Access
Sara Khaled, Official UN Women UK Delegate for the UN Commission on the Status of Women - World Bank Delegate, UN Women UK - The World Bank
Aamir Jaffar, Head of Customer Value Management, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
Anna Maj, Expert European Innovation Council, European Commission, Belgium
Laurent Dhaeyer, Head of Fintech Group, Al Rajhi Bank
FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL Striving for digital marketplace excellence: staying ahead of the competition and tech-curve with a unified commerce ecosystem

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Gergana Abdulrahman, CEO & Co-Founder, Wild Fabrik
Kunal Kapoor, Chief Executive Officer, The Luxury Closet Inc.
Saleh AlTunaib, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Raha
Leena Khalil, Chief Executive Officer, Mumzworld.com
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL The movement towards immersive shopping: unlocking new value opportunities for retailers with augmented and virtual reality

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium
Abdullah Abdulwasa, Chief Digital Officer, Al Faisaliah Group
Ahmadullah Abdul Hadi, Chief Operating Officer, Giordano
Ehab AlKhuffash, Country Area Manager, Damas Jewellery
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL Making the promise of data a reality: integrating high-quality data and smart analytics to power AI and machine learning’s capabilities

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Shahad Sleman, Digital Marketing Manager, Bupa
Jessy Shaanin, Marketing and Digital Partner, Boudl Hotels & Resorts
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2316:00
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PANEL Elevating your affiliate game with brand building on meta platforms

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2316:40
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PRESENTATION

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium
Mohamad El Khatib, Cluster Ecommerce Lead KSA, Oman and Bahrian, Nestle
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2316:40
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PRESENTATION

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Mohamad El Khatib, Cluster Ecommerce Lead KSA, Oman and Bahrian, Nestle
STAGE 4: E-Commerce Stadium
Oct 2316:40
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PRESENTATION Offering a compelling unique shopping experience based on exceptional service, superior quality, warm and cheerful ambience: all under one store

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Mohammed Almashjari, Chief Commercial Officer, URBN Farm
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2316:40
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INTERVIEW: The impact of data in enhancing the customer experience and behavior

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Saleh Al Suwaiyel, Director Partnerships & Data Analytics, Al Rajhi Bank
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2316:40
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WORKSHOP How to create scroll-stopping meta reel ads

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2317:00
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SEMINAR Getting it right: A/B testing and multivariate testing

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL Banking beyond walls: edging ahead of traditional in an era of evolving consumer needs and user centric financial services

Keynotes
Moderator: Mohamed Roushdy, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Fintech Bazaar
Ziad Alshobaki, Co-Founder, Gofinance
Sascha Apenburg, Group Compliance Officer, N26
Haitham Aboulfotoh, Head of Digital Banking, Emirates NBD
Emily Zhou, Wholesale Digital, HSBC
STAGE 1: KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL Payment orchestration: simplify and scale global payments for reduced integration complexity and better scalability

Stage 2: Payments Podium

Moderator: Fares Antoun, Head of Cards, Bank of Beirut
Aravind Karthikeyan, Chief Representative Officer, THE FEDERAL BANK
Vartika Gupta, Vice President, RAK Bank
Adnan Beig, Head of Payments Hub, Riyadh Air
STAGE 2: PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL Drive experience led growth in banking: upping the game with fast, frictionless, and personalized journeys

Stage 3: Fintech Forum

Moderator: Mark Rennie Davis, Chief Advisor & Founder, Advistic Consulting
Sultan Bahabri, Chief Marketing Officer, Bank AlJazira
Abdul Rahim Osman, AVP Marketing, HSBC
Rokia Moukite, Director Corporate Banker, BNP PARIBAS
Mohammed Albatli, Loyalty manager, Banque Saudi Fransi
Salem Baotob, Head of Segmentation, Bank Al Jazira
STAGE 3: FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL The catalyst in reshaping the Kingdom’s conduct trade: the burgeoning popularity of B2B marketplaces for connectivity and diverse product offerings

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Ehab Eid, Vice President, Ricrac
Shafi Baig, VP of eCommerce, Ekuep.com
Wentzel David De Wet, Managing Director - International Brands, Kitopi
Mohammad Habhab, Senior Director Head of Partnership, Almosafer
STAGE 4: E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL Saudi’s thriving retail scene: overcoming challenges to scale and compete in a competitive landscape with every changing tech trends

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Alexey Panin, Head of E-commerce, Samsung
Helmi Boussaid, IT Operations Director, JARIR BOOKSTORE
Saaim Aslam, Head of Enterprise Technology, Almosafer Seera group
Amuthan Rajendran, Head of Products, 6thstreet/Apparel Group
Jonathan Flender, VP Sports – Digital & Omni, GMG
STAGE 5: RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL Paving the way for personalized, improved decision making and real-time actions with AI: empowering CMOs with smarter marketing evaluations

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Shehab El-Din Gomma, Marketing Director, Jisr
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2317:20
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PANEL Crafting high-performance campaigns in TikTok

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2318:00
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PRESENTATION

Stage 6: CMO Summit

CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2318:00
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WORKSHOP Achieving high conversion rate in TikTok Ads

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2318:20
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SEMINAR Advanced analytics: beyond basic metrics on your posts

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL Automated consumer lending: game changer lending concepts with speed and customer experience at the forefront

Keynotes

Moderator: Samee Zafar, Director, Edgar, Dunn & Company
Mohammed Albattah, Head of Mortgage, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
Bader Alrayes, Senior Manager of Vision Realization Corporate Banking and Wealth, Arab National Bank
Mohammed Aldossary, Head of Personal Finance Business, Alinma Bank
KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL The evolution of customer expectations for payments: P2P, A2A, digital and instant

Stage 2: Payments Podium

Moderator: Abhijeet Selukar, Managing Partner, Lithe Consulting Ltd.
Deniz Erhan, Regional Head of Commercialisation & Advisory, HSBC
Afroz Walile, VP Strategy and Transformation, First Abu Dhabi Bank
Sameh Khairy, Head Of Cash Management and digital channels, Emirates NBD egypt
STAGE 2: PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL The Crypto question: bitcoin, digital dollars, and the future of your money

Stage 3: Fintech Forum

Moderator: Anju De Alwis, Managing Director, Ultimate Access
Hoda Alkhzaimi, Director, Centre for Cybersecurity, and Co-chair of global future council for Cyber Security, World Economic Forum
Sourabh Kumar, Chief Executive Officer & Founding Member of the World Crypto Group, World Metaverse Council
Ali Al Majthoob, Executive Director, MEVP
FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL The convenience of shopping online with the confidence of buying in-store: meeting the evolving needs of next-gen shoppers with immersive and predictive technologies

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Daniel Solomon, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, HeroGo
Ali Aldamanhori, Chief Executive Officer, Hungerstation
Abdulrahman Aloqayfi, Head Of e-Commerce Operations, tamimi Markets
E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL Driving loyalty in KSA: adding value to Saudi Arabia’s shoppers with bespoke loyalty and rewards programmes powered by innovation and patterns

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium
Sukainah Alzaid, Commercial Brand Director, Fawaz Al Hokair
Darine El Sabbagh, Managing Director, Golden Scent
Moussa Asfour, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Carina Wear
RETAIL AND HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL Mastering influencer marketing for growth: building direct and strong connections with Saudi’s consumers with influencer collaboration

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Aashif Rizwan, Digital Marketing Specialist, McDonald’s
Hadeel Basheer, Senior Marketing Manager, Hyatt Place Riyadh
Reham Sami, Social Media Marketing Manager, Procter & Gamble
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2318:40
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PANEL Understanding your performance: from SEO, Google Ads to PPC

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Moteb AdDawood, Marketing Communications Manager, stc
Omar Alzahrani, Digital Channels Director, Saudi Tourism Authority
Fatima Mahdi, Regional Marketing Manager, Keller Williams
AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2319:20
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INTERVIEW

Stage 6: CMO Summit

CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2319:20
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WORKSHOP Everything you need to track: important SEO metric and how to improve them

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2319:40
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SEMINAR The most important KPIs to monitor daily

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE

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Oct 2414:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL Creating a diverse and sustainable economy by 2030: exploring the ESG approach to put Saudi in the lead

Keynotes

Moderator: Anju De Alwis, Managing Director, Ultimate Access
Maher Al Kaabi, Independent Board Member, ALSERKAL GROUP
KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2414:10
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PANEL Driving Saudi’s economic growth: paving the way for commerce innovation in line with the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 objectives

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Moderator: Maha Taher, Head | Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Nestlé
Younes Skainy, Chief Operating Officer, Aljazera Markets
Kartik Bhatt, Chief Digital Officer, Al Faisaliah Group (Sony, Panasonic, Playstation)
E-commerce Stadium
Oct 2414:10
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KEYNOTE PANEL The many faces of AI: transfiguring tomorrow’s customer experience today with tech-based marketing campaigns

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Jessy Shaanin, Marketing and Digital Partner, Boudl Hotels & Resorts
Adam Salem, Commercial and Digital Director, DUR HOSPITALITY
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2414:50
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KEYNOTE INTERVIEW Saudi Arabia’s journey towards financial inclusion and solidarity: empowering communities with the right operator

Keynotes

KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2414:50
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INTERVIEW Stronger and better together: supporting the growing demand for strong collaboration and partnership withinn the industry

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Younes Skainy, Chief Operating Officer, Aljazera Markets
E- COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2414:50
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KEYNOTE INTERVIEW Purpose-driven marketing at its core: showcasing your ‘reason for being’ to stand out from the noise

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Amr Helmy, Marketing Director, Red Bull
Reham Majdali, VP | Head of Brand Experience, Riyad Bank
Mustafa Zaatari, Chief Brand Officer, ToYou
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL Data driven digital banking: leveraging insights and platforms for customer retention

Keynotes

Moderator: Bassem Nohra, Executive Vice President - Group Internal Audit Division, Qatar National Bank
Vartika Gupta, Vice President, RAK Bank
Ahmed Darwish Elsayed, Head of Digital Delivery, Bank Albilad
Anwar Alnakhli, Senior Product Manager of Global Liquidity and Cash Mangement, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
Aamir Jaffar, Head of Customer Value Management, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL Payments data monetization: identify, develop, and monetize

Stage 2: Payments Podium
Moderator: Jean Sideris, Managing Director, MENA, Edgar, Dunn & Company
Karuppiah Sakthivel, Senior Operational Risk Officer, Emirates Development Bank
Fahad Kordi, Head of Investments & Structured Funding, Banque Saudi Fransi
Mohamed Naga, Head of supply chain finance products, Commercial International Bank
PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL Investing in a collaborative environment to build a fintech focused industry: ESG’s and diversity at the centre

Stage 3: Fintech Forum

Moderator: Mehdi Fichtali, Chief Executive Officer, FinaMaze
Mohamed Bedeir, Head of Financial Inclusion, EG Bank
Girish Ramkumar, Fintech Investments Head, Bank Muscat
Nizar Almaree, Chief Development Officer, Beehive
FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL The upsurge of mobile shopping: disrupting the traditional business models and creating novel customer experience

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Mamoun Hmedan, Chief Business Officer, Wego
Faten ElAzhary, Head of Omni Customer Care, Al Tayer
Aimen Saleh Basalamah, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Almatar Travel Group
Prashant Talwar, Director of Retail and Grocery at Deliveroo, Deliveroo
Saeed Omar, Chief Executive Officer, WEARBY
Abdul Rab, Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer, KOOK
E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL Driving digital transformation in Saudi’s logistics sector: aiming towards sustainable operations and growth with AI and automation

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Essam ElOkda, Arabia Logistics Director, Unilever
Ahmed Milhem, Head of Logistics, Tamkeen Stores
Asad Pirzada, Chief Operations Officer, Mumzworld.com
Dmitry Kindrya, Chief Operations Officer, ToYou Delivery
RETAIL & HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL Mastering the art of storytelling: creating narratives that captivate consumers and turn them into advocates

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Fuad Alzayed, Brand Manager, Cenomi Group
Jumana Jalal, Cluster Marketing Director, Hilton Worldwide
Ahmad Bataineh, Cluster Director of Digital Marketing, Hyatt Hotels
Fatima Mahdi, Regional Marketing Manager, Keller Williams
Sarah Bin Njifan, Marketing & Communications Lead, stc
Ahmad Fnais, Director of Communications, Almajdouie Company
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2416:00
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PANEL Affiliate and partners collaboration: mastering digital advertising together in a complex industry

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Abdulkarim Mulla, Affiliates Marketing & Partnerships Associate Manager, Independent Consultant
Mohamad Rabih Itani, Partner, Residential Project Sales & Marketing, Knight Frank
Tariq Fashafsheh, CX Manager, Abdul Samad Al Qurashi
Ahmed Nour, Head of Marketing for Cinemas, Majid Al Futtaim Group
Rohan Kapoor, Group VP Digital, Cenomi Retail
AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2416:40
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PRESENTATION

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Seifeddine Ben Jemia, Chief Executive Officer, MONOPRIX Tunisie
E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2416:40
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PRESENTATION

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Mustafa Zaatari, Chief Brand Officer, ToYou
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2416:40
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WORKSHOP Attracting new partnerships into your affiliate program with ease

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2417:00
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SEMINAR Establishing an unbreakable affiliate growth engine in today’s complex ecosystem

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL Safeguarding customer data & money: a multipronged, vigilant, and aware approach

Keynotes
Abdullah Alobaid, Executive Director of Market and Credit Risk, SME bank
Thamer Al-Saif, Head of Trade Finance, Bank Al Jazira
Mohammed Alobaid, Head of Counter Fraud, Gulf international bank
Sultan Altukhaim, Risk Commitee, Arab National Bank
KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL Up next for digital wallets: super apps as the all-in-one digital payment’s powerhouse

Stage 2: Payments Podium

Moderator: Jean Sideris, Managing Director, MENA, Edgar, Dunn & Company
Faisal Atef Yar, Division Head of Coporate Banking, Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
Mohammed Albissi, Head of Digital Relationship Management, Bank Albilad
Walid Nagy, Deputy Chairman, EALB - Egyptian Arab Land Bank
PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL Exploring the concept of AI super apps and the impact on your finances: operational automation in real time

Stage 3: Fintech Forum
Moderator: Meaghan Johnson, Founder and Fintech and Bank Advisor, Fintech Contributor @ Forbes.com, Digital Magss, Pacemakers
Fares Antoun, Head of Cards, Bank of Beirut
Ladle Patel, Senior Advisor- Advance Analytics, Arab National Bank
Amit Malhotra, Global Head of Retail Banking, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB)
FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL Speaking the language: cultivating a powerful brand presence with localization strategies to elevate your commerce campaigns

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

Ahmed Shafik, Commercial Senior Director, Al Nahdi
Layal Akouri, Chief Executive Officer, Nadine Njeim Beauty
Julie Samaha, Head of eCommerce Saudi Arabia & Bahrain, tamimi Markets
Muzon Ashgar, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, MZN Bodycare
Monica Behnam, Managing Director, Ricrac
E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL The remarkable transformation of KSA’s supply chain sector: paving the way for a digital revolution that embraces efficiency, innovation, and sustainability

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Shailen Shukla, Supply Chain Director, Omar Kassem Alesayi Group Co.
Kunal Gupta, Senior Director - Global Supply Chain, Kitopi
Amr El Fawal, Supply Chain Senior Director, Henkel
RETAIL & HOME DELIVERY
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL Attributing profit and revenue growth to marketing initiatives: calculating return on marketing investment the modern way

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Saad Aziz, Divisional Trade Marketing Manager, Almarai Co
Chaymaa Mohamed, Head of Digital Marketing, Nice one
Ahmad Bataineh, Cluster Director of Digital Marketing, Hyatt Hotels
Suliman Ezayah, Head of Marketing and Digital Sales, Taajeer Finance
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2417:20
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PANEL Introducing the next generation of marketing analytics

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Ahmed El-Komy, Marketing & Customer Experience Manager, Zamil Industrial
Rayyan Al Hamoud, CMO, Bookista
AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2418:00
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INTERVIEW

Stage 6: CMO Summit

CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2418:00
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WORKSHOP De-mystifying GA4: measuring traffic and engagement across your websites and apps

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2418:20
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SEMINAR Prepare for the future with Google Analytics 4

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL Modernizing banking regulation for a challenging economy: building data sharing processes fit for a digital age

Keynotes

Moderator: Mohamed Roushdy, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Fintech Bazaar
Manal Ibrahim, Chief Compliance Officer, Gulf African Bank
Zsombor Brommer, Chief Compliance Officer, United Arab Bank
Faisal AlGhefari, Chief Compliance Officer, Bank Of China
Deepa Chandrasekhar, Chief Compliance Officer, United Gulf Bank
KEYNOTE ARENA
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL Stabilization and expansion of BNPL: is installment and subscription the preferred payment plan of tomorrows consumer?

Stage 2: Payments Podium
Moderator: Abhijeet Selukar, Managing Partner, Lithe Consulting Ltd.
Asfand Khalid, Regional Digital Payments Head, Bank Alfalah Limited
Mudassar Qayyum, Product Owner Digital Delivery, Saudi Investment Bank
Mehul Thanki, Regional Head of Digitial Channels, HSBC
PAYMENTS PODIUM
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL Driving DeFi: exploring the increased interest in enjoying unprecedented control over one’s assets as blockchain continues to grow

Stage 3: Fintech Forum
Moderator: Anju De Alwis, Managing Director, Ultimate Access
Sourabh Kumar, Chief Executive Officer & Founding Member of the World Crypto Group, World Metaverse Council
Erwin Voloder, Head of Policy, European Blockchain Association
FINTECH FORUM
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL The latest force transforming brand visibility: the boom of retail media in reaching consumers via retailer’s e-commerce platforms

Stage 4: E-commerce Stadium

E-COMMERCE STADIUM
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL Differentiating with last-mile delivery: standing out in a Kingdom of competitors with speed and flexibility in the final leg

Stage 5: Retail & Home Delivery Podium

Alexander Gomes, Head eCom Operations, BinDawood Holding Co
Qusay AlTamimi, Director of Operations, Hungerstation
Hazwa Aldossari, Director, Head of Marketing and Communications, Delivery Hero
RETAIL & HOME DELIVERY PODIUM
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL Fostering community on social media: cultivating deeper connections between your followers to spark brand loyalty and boost brand awareness

Stage 6: CMO Summit

Layal Haddad, Marketing Project Manager, Webook
CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2418:40
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PANEL Supercharging your marketing efforts with PPC advertising: behind the scenes of successful lead generation

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

Ahmed Fahmy, Digital Marketing & Ecommerce Manager, Leejam Sports
Reham Sami, Social Media Marketing Manager, Procter & Gamble
AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2419:20
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INTERVIEW

Stage 6: CMO Summit

CMO SUMMIT
Oct 2419:20
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WORKSHOP Beyond simple words: heightening your PPC game for higher conversion

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
Oct 2419:40
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SEMINAR PPC training: mastering optimisation strategies to elevate your advertising ROI

Stage 7: Affiliate Marketing Globe

AFFILIATE MARKETING GLOBE
last published: 10/Jul/24 11:35 GMT

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