GCC BDI 6th Chairman Summit 2018

 sponsored by Elm

 

 

GCC Board Directors Institute

Chairman Summit 

"Digital Disruption And The 4th Industrial Revolution" 

 

26 November, 2018

Al Faisaliah Hotel,

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

sponsored by Elm 

 

Guest of Honour And Speaker

H.E. Eng. Abdullah A. Alswaha

Minister of Communication And Infomation Technology

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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Other Speakers Confirmed to Date:

 

 

Mohammed Al Shroogi, 

Chairman - GCC BDI 

 

Dr. Abdul-Rahman Bin Saad Al-Jadhai, 

CEO - Elm

 

Matthew White, 

Partner, PwC

 

Samer Abu-Latif,  

President MEA - Microsoft

       


Abdulrahman Tarabzouni,

CEO & MD - STV 

Xavi Anglada, 

Head of Digital - Accenture 

Phyllis Newhouse, 

CEO - Xtreme Solutions

Wael Fattouh, 

Partner - PwC

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Provisional Programme

 

08:00  

Registration, Refreshments and Networking

   

09:15

Welcome and key note address

   

10:00

Panel 1 : What is happening in Digital Transformation – the latest trends

 

  • What are the realities and what are the fads
  • The threats and opportunities and the biggest digital priorities
  • Converting Digital Disruption Into Competitive Advantage
  • The Next Stage of Digital Transformation
   

11:30

Refreshments and networking break

   

12:15

Panel 2 : The Board’s Role in Shaping Digital Transformation

 

  • The economic essentials of digital strategy
  • Strategy in the digital age
  • How can board directors ensure that their companies are poised to take advantage of the opportunities offered by new technology and business models, whilst also containing risk and retaining relevance? In such as setting, how can board directors add value to the company’s decision making?
  • Does digital disruption demand new skills in the boardroom
   

13:30

Lunch, networking and prayer break

   

14:30

Break Out Sessions

 

  • Cyber Security and the Board; IT Governance – the latest trends
  • Blockchain – the next IT revolution?
  • Want to learn more about AI? Automation and AI For Business Transformation
   

15:30

Close

 

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By invitation only

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Call: +971 4 554 7967