8th Middle East Conference
Date and Location
26 Feb 2013 - 27 Feb 2013DubaiUnited Arab Emirates
Cancellation is possible in writing and will be accepted up to 2 weeks before the event. A non-refundable handling fee of 10% become due in this case. We regret that we will be compelled to retain the full participation fee for cancellations after this time.
Introduction to Event
There is no doubt that today’s newspaper industry is experiencing unparalleled change: publishers are leaving no stone uncovered as they strive to transform their businesses and thrive in the new ecosystem of true multimedia publishing.
Ahmad Al Hammadi
Over 17 years of experience in Media industry in the UAE (Newspapers, Distrbution, Sales, Radio...
Cherilyn Ireton heads up the World Editors Forum, the global network for editors within...
Dr. Mario R. Garcia
Trained as a journalist, Mario is strongly committed to the idea that content is what...
Eamonn Byrne progressed through the advertising & commercial departments of prestigious...
Ibrahim Ghanem Alalawi
2012 – till present
Editor-in- Chief of the Digital Content, Alhayat newspaper.
Khalid Abdul Rahim Al Sayed
Khalid Abdul Rahim Al Sayed, Qatari national, working as Editor in Chief for The Peninsula...
Manfred Werfel took up duties at Ifra in 1996. He is Deputy CEO and Executive Director...
Since 2002, he has been responsible for activities needed for establishing and leading...
Mike Condon has been in the printing industry for more than 33 years.
He began his...
Mohamad K. Alayyan
Mohamed Alayyan is the publisher and CEO of Al Ghad newspaper; Jordan’s most ...
Mohamed Al Hammadi
Al Hammadi's journey with the company began in 1994, when he joined Al Ittihad and swiftly rose...
Mohammad Abdullah is the Managing Director, Media Cluster, TECOM Investments, a member of Dubai...
Mohammed Fahad Alharthi
Mohammed Fahad Alharthi holds a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, a Masters Degree in...
Niko Ruokosuo is the Chief Executive Officer of Scoopshot, the disruptive photo crowd-sourcing...
Littger is a Berlin-based journalist and strategy consultant for publishers of premium and paid...
Rania Al Malky
Rania Al Malky is the Publisher of The Egypt Monocle, a Cairo-based digital multi-...
Mr. Saleh Al-Humaidan is managing director of Al Yaum Media House, the leading publishing house...
Vincent Peyrègne took up duties as Chief Executive Officer of the World Association of...
Waleed J. Kattan
Mr. Waleed J. Kattan is the Director General of Okaz Organization for Press & Publication,...
Born in Cape Town, South Africa, Lamb is a Strategy Consultant, now living in Miami, Florida,...
As a head of an innovation laboratory at the biggest quality daily newspaper in Poland, Gazeta...
8th Middle East Conference
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And the 8th Middle East Conference on 26 and 27 February in Dubai offers an ideal opportunity for publishing executives to discover a wealth of regional and international best-practice ideas.
In this case, “The sky is NOT the limit,” as the conference theme suggests: some of the industry’s most renowned experts and publishers will share their successful strategies and participants will have ample opportunity to network with them and other colleagues from all over the world.
- Experience a virtual tour around the Middle East as senior executives from the region share the latest trends.
- Hear how print is still thriving and driving much of the business.
- Explore new revenue streams from both digital and print.
- Find out who will pay for your content.
- And much more.
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