This road show focusing on digital and business transformation will use the overlying theme – The Change.
There were four speaker keynote presentations by Meshal ALFouwais, Digital Transformation Initiative Manager at Saudi Electricity Company – Amr Salah, Senior Director, Utilities and Sustainability Program, Emaar, King Abdullah Economic City – Dr Harpreet Seth, Head of Architecture Studies, Heriot-Watt University Dubai – Ektaa Sibal, India’s #1 Inner Self Transformation Specialist, International Meditation Expert, and Global Wellness Coach.
The event witnessed panel discussion on post-pandemic security challenges by panelists Meshal Alotaibi, CISO, Specialised by STC; Vivek Silla, Security and Assurance Professional, Leading BFSI organisation; Navaneethan M, SVP and CISO, UPay; Abdelmajed Fadol, Cyber Security Senior Consultant.
Another panel discussion took place on Deep dive into predictive analysis by panelists Ahmed SalehAlBalooshi, Managing Director, Fintech ICT Services and Consultations. Dr Jassim Haji, President, International Group of Artificial Intelligence – IGOAI, explained about the objectives of the newly formed Group. He also pointed out that predictive analysis was amongst the fastest growing areas in artificial intelligence. The panel members included Sh Khalid AlKhalifa, Dr Emmanuel Goffi, and Dr Ilham Slimani.
The announced winners of the BTX Awards North Gulf edition include Osama Islam, Meshal Alotaibi, Syed Fakruddin Albeez, Meshal ALFouwais, Amr Salah, Dr Jassim Haji, Ahmed Saleh AlBalooshi, Dr Harpreet Seth, Naif Almubaireek, Gulam Subani, Waqas Ul Hassan, Majed Aljadeed, Abdallah Farrayih, Shaker AlOwainati, Sobhi Batterjee, SAP, Nutanix, Aruba, Pure Storage, Finesse
The title sponsor was Aruba HPE and other sponsors included Pure Storage, Finesse, Veritas, SilverPeak, Arcon, International Group of Artificial Intelligence – IGOAI, and Global CISO Forum.
The half-day event road show took place across the months of June and September 2021.