ABOUT THE KINGDOM DIGITAL SHOW

TRANSFORM OR BE LEFT BEHIND!

The Kingdom Digital Enterprise Transformation Show is designed to engage CEOs, COOs, CFOs CIOs, CMOs and HR departments, to come together with the most innovative cutting-edge technology companies, you are invited to meet the most innovative products and solutions as well as the skills required to help the Kingdom’s SMEs and large corporations join the digital transformation.

This is the only national initiative that allows senior executives and attendees from across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to learn, experience, network, compare and buy the most advanced solutions.

Our Main objective is to be able to offer knowledge and awareness of leading technological innovations and solutions to all stake holders from CEOs, Operations, Finance, Human Resources, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, Customer Service, Customer Experience that can enable the future of your business in a fast and safe manner with least or no business disruption.

Where

When

Tuesday & Wednesday
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
November 7th & 8th, 2017

KEY FACTS!

400+

c level executives

70+

thought leaders

40+

sessions

20+

technology providers

4

conferences

3

digital labs

THE BIGGEST DIGITAL SHOW IN KSA

WHY THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA?

Saudi Arabia has embarked on National Transformation Program (NTP) 2020 and Vision 2030. One of the measures, and as outlined in Vision 2030, is fostering a digital culture and shifting more and more to a digital economy. This is quite appealing to the growing Saudi population with a median age today of 25.

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A Glimpse - Meet The Speakers

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Deemah AlYahya

Acting CEO

National Digitization Unit

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Deemah AlYahya

Acting CEO

National Digitization Unit

Deemah Al Yahya is one of the most important technology experts in the Kingdom. She seeks to move Saudi Arabia to the forefront of global digital transformation indicators and enable the 2030 Vision to be accelerated through digital transformation. Deemah AlYahya has held several important positions in Microsoft, of which she was appointed for the following roles; Executive Director, Developer Experience and Digital innovation.

Previously she warked as a software engineer and content developer in 2003 for Samba where she was responsible for the development of e-businesses and the development of internal and external transactions in (Tadawul) until 2011. She then worked for the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as the head of the Electronic Services Development department until 2012. She is considered to be one of the most power women in Saudi Arabia and heads the Digital Transformation Progam at National Digitization Unit.

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Abdurahman Al Hassan

General Manager of International Affairs at CITC
Vice-President of IoT and Smart Cities Committee in
UN specialized agency on ICT (ITU)

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Abdurahman Al Hassan

General Manager of International Affairs at CITC
Vice-President of IoT and Smart Cities Committee in UN specialized agency on ICT (ITU)

Recently, he has been re-elected unanimously as Vice-President of IoT and smart cities committee in UN specialized agency on ICT. As a General Manager for International Affairs in CITC and Director at the National Committe for Information Society, he is contributing in shaping many policies related to ICT including those related to the transition to the knowledge based economy. Abdurahman is holding a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and has successfully completed the Negotiation and Leadership program at Harvard Law School.

Abdurahman has been honored as a “visionary innovator” in KSA. As a results-driven leader with a proven track record of success, he has been chosen as one of the ICT policy leaders in 2016. He served at the Technical Affairs Sector of the ICT commission and developed important policies that boosted the competition in the market. Abdurahman has become an internationally recognized expert in the field of public policies and technical standards development related to cutting-edge technologies.

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Engr. Thabet Mubarek Al Sawyeed

Governor
Saudi Contractors
Authority

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Engr. Thabet Mubarek Al Sawyeed

Governor, Saudi Contractors Authority

Eng. Thabet holds an honors degree from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals where he graduated with a bachelor's degree from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. He also received a master's degree with honors in engineering sciences from the University of New South Wales, Australia.

Engineer Thabet has more than 15 years of experience in various positions Saudi Aramco where he managed many projects and held many leadership positions, most recently establishing the enterprise architecture Department, which he headed until he joined the Saudi Contractors Authority.

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Stephen Green

CTO
Dimension Data, Middle East & Africa

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Stephen Green

CTO
Dimension Data, Middle East & Africa

Stephen is the Chief Technology Officer – Solutions at Dimension Data Middle East & Africa. He has extensive industry experience having worked in the retail, telecommunications, manufacturing, and financial services markets as a business and technical consultant, both in South Africa and internationally. Prior to joining Dimension Data in 2011, Stephen held leadership roles at Baan South Africa, was Chief Technology Officer for Microsoft South Africa, and worked at Vodacom and VMWare South Africa as a Management Consultant responsible for innovation ideation and sales management.

Stephen is a technologist at heart and remains involved and active in various Open Source projects. His career in IT has spanned various disciplines from development and systems architecture, project management and ERP implementations, to facilities and application management through to Executive management.

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Yasser Al Shammari

General Director of Digital Transformation
Ministry of Finance

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Yasser Al Shammari

General Director of Digital Transformation, Ministry of Finance

Mr. Yasser Alshammari, Director General of Digital Transformation, has over 15 years extensive experience in various industries both private and public sector such as banking, consumer business, education and services. He led several strategic business initiatives and functional teams for several Strategic Digital Transformation development and implementation engagements, and process improvement, primarily in Public Sector.

Moreover, Mr. Yasser Alshammari has led many successful engagements in public and private sectors, he worked with clients and organization on strategy development, human capital, technology transformations and implementation, IT governance , data management, feasibility studies, due diligence and business process improvements. He is an active participant in projects different stages including Business Analysis, Business Process Improvement, Systems Testing, Systems QA, communication management, sign off and acceptance.

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Osama I. Al-Dosary

Advisor, Ministry of Communications
& Information Technology

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Osama I. Al-Dosary

Advisor
Ministry of Communications & Information Technology

Osama brings more than 19 years of local & international industry experience and works as an advisor the MCIT in matters relating to infrastructure and telecommunications. He was previously with VMware for over 4 years where he designed solutions to meet business and technical objectives and developed visions, strategies and roadmaps. Previous to that, Osama worked at Cisco Systems for 8 years. Overall, his past roles have ranged from Research and Development; Network Administration; System Administration; Service Provider Network Operations and Planning; to IT consulting. Osama holds a Master of Science in Computer Networks from the University of Southern California, and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from King Saud University.

SOME OF THE 2017 ATTENDEES

Burj Rafal
Hotel Kempinski, Riyadh, KSA

November 7 - 8, 2017
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Exclusive Platform
By Invitation Only

5 Star Networking Luncheons & Coffee Breaks

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