Session_11

09:00 - 17:00
ICT Fund Hall
14:00 - 17:00
AD Fund Hall
17:30 - 20:30
AD Fund Hall
08:00 - 14:00
ICT Fund Hall
08:30 - 09:00
Opening Session
Main Session
DP World Hall
09:00 - 09:05
Opening Remarks
Closed Round table
TRA Hall
09:00 - 12:00
RTA Lounge
10:00 - 10:15
Opening Speech
Main Session
Dubai Municipality Hall
10:15 - 10:45
Dubai Municipality Hall
10:30 - 12:00
DP World Hall
10:45 - 11:30
Dubai Municipality Hall
11:45 - 12:35
Dubai Municipality Hall
11:45 - 12:00
Closing Remarks & Way Forward
Closed Round table
TRA Hall
12:35 - 15:00
Dubai Municipality Hall
13:00 - 17:00
AD Fund Hall
13:00 - 17:30
Mina Asalam - Main Entrance
14:00 - 17:00
Emirates Airlines Hall
15:00 - 18:00
DEWA HALL
16:50 - 17:20
DP World Hall
08:00 - 09:30
Main Conference Area
Gina McCarthy Professor - Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Ban Ki Moon President - Global Green Growth Institute
H.E. Dr. Adnan Amin Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency - IRENA
H.E. Laurent Fabius President
08:00 - 18:00
Emirates Airline Hall
08:00 - 18:00
Governance of A.I. Roundtable
Closed Round table
AD Fund Hall
09:00 - 09:30
Plenary Hall
09:30 - 10:20
Plenary Hall
10:00 - 10:45
AD Fund Hall
Jeffrey Sachs Director, Sustainable Development Solutions Network
H.E. Ohood AlRoumi Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing & Vice Chairman of the World Government Summit
John Helliwell Professor Emeritus
H.E. Maria Manuel Leitao Marques Minister of the Presidency and of Administrative Modernisation
10:20 - 10:30
Plenary Hall
10:30 - 10:55
Plenary Hall
11:00 - 12:00
AD Fund Hall
H.E. Amr Talaat Minister of Communication and Information Technology
Margaret Peterlin Senior Vice President For Global External and Public Affairs
Karan Bhatia VP, Global Public Policy & Gov Relations - Google
11:00 - 11:45
TRA Hall
Henry Puna Prime Minister
Ban Ki Moon President - Global Green Growth Institute
H.E. Achim Steiner Administrator
Mahmoud Mohieldin Senior Vice President
Maria Fernanda Espinoza Garcés President of the General Assembly
11:30 - 23:50
Developing a Positive State
Breakout Session
DP World Hall
11:30 - 23:50
Dubai Municipality Hall
11:30 - 12:00
DEWA HALL
11:50 - 12:10
DP World Hall
11:50 - 12:20
Dubai Municipality Hall
12:00 - 12:20
DEWA HALL
12:00 - 12:45
ICT Fund Hall
12:10 - 12:30
DP World Hall
12:30 - 12:40
DP World Hall
12:40 - 13:00
DP World Hall
12:45 - 13:05
Plenary Hall
12:45 - 13:15
The New Social Epidemics
Plenary Session
Plenary Hall
13:00 - 14:00
ICT Fund Hall
13:00 - 13:30
DP World Hall
13:05 - 13:35
Plenary Hall
13:35 - 13:50
Plenary Hall
13:50 - 14:00
Plenary Hall
14:00 - 14:45
AD Fund Hall
Bernard P. Olalia Administrator - The Department of Labor and Employment - Philippines
Ferid Belhaj Regional Vice President, Middle East and North Africa Region
Raghida Dergham Executive Chairman
Kristin Skogen-Lund CEO
Ryan Roslansky Senior Vice President - Product, LinkedIn
H.E. Nasser Al Hamli Minister of Human Resources & Emiratisation
14:00 - 14:20
Plenary Hall
14:15 - 15:15
ICT Fund Hall
14:15 - 15:00
TRA Hall
Henrietta Fore Executive Director - UNICEF
Kamran Elahian Chairman - Global Innovation Catalyst
Angel Gurria Secretary General
H.E. Tariq Al Gurg Chief Executive Officer
14:15 - 14:30
Plenary Hall
H.E. Bruno Le Maire Minister of the Economy and Finance
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14:55 - 15:15
DEWA HALL
Sophie Howe Future Generations Commissioner
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15:00 - 15:30
DEWA HALL
15:00 - 15:20
Dubai Municipality Hall
15:00 - 16:00
Main Conference Area
15:00 - 16:00
AD Fund Hall
Promoth Manghat Executive Director & Chief Executive - Finablr
H.E.Dr. Aisha Bin Bishr Director General
Therese Couture Director - Treasury Operations Department
Nelson Chow Chief Fintech Officer
Siim Sikkut Government CIO
15:00 - 16:30
AD Fund Hall
15:00 - 15:20
DP World Hall
H.E. Rene Tammist Minister of Entrepreneurship and IT
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15:15 - 15:45
TRA Hall
H.E. Achim Steiner Administrator
H.E. Ohood AlRoumi Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing & Vice Chairman of the World Government Summit
Angel Gurria Secretary General
15:20 - 15:40
Dubai Municipality Hall
15:20 - 15:40
DP World Hall
15:30 - 15:50
DEWA HALL
15:40 - 16:00
DP World Hall
Marek Helm General Manager
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15:40 - 16:00
Why Nations Fail?
Breakout Session
Dubai Municipality Hall
15:50 - 16:10
DEWA HALL
15:55 - 16:10
DP World Hall
16:00 - 17:00
TRA Hall
16:00 - 17:00
ICT Fund Hall
16:10 - 16:40
Plenary Hall
16:15 - 16:45
AD Fund Hall
H.E. Ali Al Rumaihi Minister of Information Affairs
H.E. Hussain Zein President - The National Media Authority in Egypt
H.E. Jumana Ghenemat Minister and Government Spokesperson - Ministry of State for Media Affairs in Jordan
16:40 - 16:50
Main Address
Main Session
Plenary Hall
Maria Fernanda Espinoza Garcés President of the General Assembly
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17:00 - 17:10
Main Address
Main Session
Plenary Hall
17:00 - 17:20
Wellness for a Longer Life
Breakout Session
DEWA HALL
Esther Lee Global Chief Marketing Officer
Mehmet Oz Host
Mindy Grossman CEO - WW International
17:10 - 17:25
Main Address
Plenary Session
Plenary Hall
17:10 - 17:25
Main Session
Main Session
Plenary Sessions
H.E. Imran Khan Prime Minister - Islamic Republic of Pakistan
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17:20 - 17:40
DEWA HALL
Susie Ellis Chairman & CEO
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17:25 - 17:35
Keynote Address
Main Session
Plenary Hall
17:35 - 17:40
Plenary Hall
Pope Francis Head of the Catholic Church
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17:40 - 18:00
DEWA HALL
Kenichiro Mogi Senior Researcher
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18:00 - 18:20
Madinat Theatre
John Hardy Founder
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18:20 - 18:40
Madinat Theatre
Nicolas Sadirac Co-Founder
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18:30 - 19:30
ICT Fund Hall
18:30 - 21:30
Plenary Hall
Tony Robbins Founder
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18:40 - 19:20
Madinat Theatre
Shefali Tsabary Clinical Psychologist and Expert in Eastern philosophy
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19:00 - 21:30
Emirates Airlines Hall
08:00 - 08:45
DEWA Hall
Satya Hinduja Composer, Artist, Performer
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08:00 - 09:15
ICT Fund Hall
08:00 - 10:00
ICT Fund Hall
08:00 - 09:00
RTA Lounge
08:00 - 10:00
DP World Hall
09:00 - 09:45
AD Fund Hall
H.E. Abdulrahman Al Hamidy Director General, Chairman of the Board of the Arab Monetary Fund
Liqun Jin President
Ferid Belhaj Regional Vice President, Middle East and North Africa Region
Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi Director General, Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD)
09:00 - 09:20
Plenary Hall
09:20 - 09:40
Plenary Hall
09:30 - 10:00
Dubai Municipality Hall
Maria Fernanda Espinoza Garcés President of the General Assembly
H.E. Laurent Fabius President
09:30 - 10:00
DEWA HALL
09:40 - 10:10
Plenary Hall
10:00 - 10:30
Dubai Municipality Hall
M. Sanjayan Chief Executive Officer
William McDonough Founder
H.E. Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi
10:00 - 10:45
AD Fund Hall
H.E. Dr. Hala El Saeed Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Administrative Reform and a prominent Egyptian economist and a renowned academic author.
Adnan Olwan Vice Chairman
Daniel Kaniewski Deputy Administrator
Marcos Bonturi Director, Public Governance
Angel Gurria Secretary General
H.E. Mariam Al Mehairi Minister of State for Food Security
10:30 - 10:50
Dubai Municipality Hall
Harald Schmidt Physician and Systems Medicine Scientist
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10:50 - 11:10
DEWA HALL
10:50 - 11:10
Dubai Municipality Hall
10:50 - 11:10
DP World Hall
11:00 - 11:45
TRA Hall
Mariana Mazzucato Founder & Director
H.E. Richard Raši Deputy Prime Minister
Siim Sikkut Government CIO
Angel Gurria Secretary General
H.E. Huda Al Hashimi Assistant Director General for Strategy & Innovation
11:00 - 12:00
AD Fund Hall
H.E. Arancha González Executive Director
Mukhisa Kituyi Secretary General
Manus Cranny Presenter - Bloomberg
H.E Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori Minister of Economy
Paulo de Sacadura Cabral Portas Former Minister of State and Foreign Affairs of Portugal
José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero Former Prime Minister, Kingdom of Spain
11:10 - 11:30
DP World Hall
11:10 - 11:30
Dubai Municipality Hall
Harald Schmidt Physician and Systems Medicine Scientist
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11:10 - 11:30
DEWA HALL
11:30 - 11:50
Dubai Municipality Hall
11:30 - 11:50
DP World Hall
11:30 - 11:50
DEWA HALL
11:40 - 12:10
DEWA HALL
Zeina Yazigi Presenter -
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11:45 - 12:00
Closing & Next steps
Side Session
Madinat Theatre
11:50 - 12:10
Dubai Municipality Hall
Michael Froman Vice Chairman and President, Strategic Growth
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12:00 - 12:20
Plenary Hall
12:00 - 12:45
TRA Hall
David Lewis Executive Secretary - Financial Action Task Force
Ross Leckow Deputy General Council of Legal Department
Martin Bartlam Partner, International Group Head of Finance & Projects and FinTech Global Co-chair - DLA Piper
Laurence White Member of Secretariat
12:10 - 12:20
Main Session
Main Session
DP World Hall
12:20 - 12:50
Plenary Hall
12:20 - 12:30
Main Session
Main Session
DP World Hall
H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Mabarak Al Nahayan Cabinet Member and Minister of Tolerance
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12:30 - 12:50
DP World Hall
H.H. Sultan Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar Sultan of Sokoto, Federal Republic of Nigeria
Josef Boehle Director, Charter for Forgiveness and Reconciliation
H.E. María Elena Agüero Secretary General- Club de Madrid
12:50 - 13:10
Plenary Hall
Guy Ryder Director General - International Labour Organization
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13:20 - 13:35
Plenary Hall
13:30 - 14:30
AD Fund Hall
H.E. Dr. Ahmad Bin Belhoul Cabinet Member and Minister of State for Higher Education and Advanced Skills
Fred Swaniker Founder
H.E. Haifa Najjar Senator - Education
Hector Escamilla President
H.E. Mary O Connor Minister of State for Higher Education
John Herlihy President of MENA & LATAM
13:30 - 14:15
Fiscal Coordination
Side Session
TRA Hall
Jose Antonio Gonzalez Former Minister of Finance
Marcelo Guigale Director, Financial Advisory and Banking Treasury
H.E. Juan Carlos Echeverry Garzon Minister of Finance
Niels Thygesen Chairman
13:35 - 13:50
Plenary Hall
H.E. Epsy Campbell Barr Vice President of the Republic of Costa Rica
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13:50 - 14:00
Plenary Hall
14:15 - 15:00
ICT Fund Hall
14:20 - 14:40
DEWA HALL
14:20 - 14:40
Dubai Municipality Hall
14:20 - 14:40
DP World Hall
14:30 - 15:15
Future of Energy
Side Session
TRA Hall
Sergio Pimenta Vice President, Middle East & Africa
Joe Kaeser President
H.E. Eng. Suhail Al Mazrouei Minister of Energy & Industry
H.E. Saeed Al Tayer Managing Director and CEO - Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA)
Mounir Bouaziz Country Chairman Dubai and N. Emirates | Vice President Commercial, S. America & Africa
14:40 - 15:00
DP World Hall
14:40 - 15:00
DP World Hall
Roman Macaya Hayes President of The National Social Security Authority, Republic of Costa Rica
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14:40 - 15:00
Dubai Municipality Hall
15:00 - 16:00
AD Fund Hall
Fadi Chehade Partner
Markus Reinisch VP Public Policy of EMEA
Francis Gurry Director General - World Intellectual Property Organization
Patrick O’Donovan Minister of State for Public Procurement
Amandeep S. Gill Executive Director
Samuel Burke CNN Business & Technology Correspondent - CNN International
15:00 - 15:20
An Abundance of Right Minds
Breakout Session
Dubai Municipality Hall
15:00 - 16:30
ICT Fund Hall
15:00 - 15:20
DEWA HALL
15:00 - 15:20
DP World Hall
15:20 - 15:40
DP World Hall
15:30 - 16:30
TRA Hall
Jan-Emmanuel De Neve Associate Professor of Economics and Strategy at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
H.E. Sayed Zulfikar Abbas Bukhari Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and HRD - Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Haifa Al Kaylani Founder and Chairman
Khalid Koser Executive Director
H.E. Nasser Al Hamli Minister of Human Resources & Emiratisation
15:30 - 16:00
Plenary Hall
16:00 - 16:20
Madinat Theatre
Tim Kobe Founder and Chief Executive Officer - Eight Inc.
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16:00 - 16:20
Madinat Theatre
16:20 - 16:40
Madinat Theatre
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16:40 - 17:20
GovHack Series
Side Session
Madinat Theatre
17:00 - 17:20
DEWA HALL
Gleam Davis Mayor
Charles Montgomery Founding Principal
John Defterios Presenter
17:00 - 17:20
Dubai Municipality Hall
H.E. Epsy Campbell Barr Vice President of the Republic of Costa Rica
H.E. Helen Clark Politician
H.E. Sarah Al Amiri Minister of State for Advanced Sciences, UAE
17:20 - 18:00
GX Hackcelerators
Side Session
Madinat Theatre
17:20 - 17:40
DEWA HALL
John Rossant Founder and Chairman
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17:20 - 17:40
Dubai Municipality Hall
H.E. Maria del Pilar Garrido Minister of Planning and Economic Policy, Republic of Costa Rica
H.E. Arancha González Executive Director
Tamara Perko President, Croatian Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Chiara Corazza Managing Director of the Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society
17:40 - 18:00
DEWA HALL
George MacKerron Chief Technical Officer
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17:40 - 18:00
Dubai Municipality Hall
Gleam Davis Mayor
Suzana Pribilovic Minister of Public Administration, Montenegro
H.E. Ohood AlRoumi Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing & Vice Chairman of the World Government Summit
H.E. Maria Manuel Leitao Marques Minister of the Presidency and of Administrative Modernisation
Hadley Gamble Presenter
18:00 - 18:20
Madinat Theatre
18:00 - 18:20
Madinat Theatre
Jonathan Reichental Consultant and Professor
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18:00 - 18:20
Dubai Municipality Hall
H.E. Bintou Chabi Adam Taro Minister of Social Affairs and Microfinance
H.E. Mitcy Larue Minister of Family Affairs, Republic of Seychelles
H.E. Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid Minister of Community Development
18:00 - 19:30
DEWA HALL
Jan-Emmanuel De Neve Associate Professor of Economics and Strategy at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
H.E.Dr. Aisha Bin Bishr Director General
Jeffrey Sachs Director, Sustainable Development Solutions Network
John Helliwell Professor Emeritus
Tessa Peasgood Research Fellow - University of Sheffield
Martine Durand Chief Statistician and Director of Statistics Directorate, OECD
Robert Biswas-Diene Managing Director, Positive Acorn
Martin Seligman Zellerbach Family Professor of Psychology and Director of Positi
18:30 - 18:50
Madinat Theatre
Adel Mardini CEO and President
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18:30 - 21:00
Emirates Airlines Clusters
18:50 - 19:20
Madinat Theatre
Ian Khan Technology Futurist
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08:00 - 10:00
Dubai Municipality Hall
08:00 - 10:00
Astana Civil Service Hub
Closed Round table
ICT Fund Hall
08:45 - 09:30
Dewa Hall
Satya Hinduja Composer, Artist, Performer
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09:00 - 09:20
Plenary Hall
09:00 - 10:15
TRA Hall
09:20 - 09:40
Plenary Hall
Harrison Ford Celebrity and Philanthropist
H.E. Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi Minister of Climate Change and Environment, UAE
09:30 - 10:00
AD Fund Hall
Johan Verbeke Director General
Nancy Jamal Official Coalition Representative
Bernardino León Director General
09:40 - 10:00
Plenary Hall
Ernesto Ottoone Ramirez Assistant Director-General - Culture
H.E. Noura Al Kaabi Minister for Culture and Knowledge Development
10:00 - 10:30
Plenary Hall
10:00 - 11:00
ICT Fund Hall
H.E. Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili Chairman of the Department of Community Development
H.E Luca Jahier President of the European Economic and Social Committee
H.E. Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid Minister of Community Development
H.E. Ahmad Julfar Director General - Community Development Authority - Dubai
10:15 - 11:00
AD Fund Hall
Mr. Pastor Stephen Gualberto Field Director - Church of The Nazarene
Ernie Allen Chair of the WeProtect Global Alliance; Former Preside
Bhai Sahib Bhai Sikh leader; Chairman
H.E. Reem AlFalasi Secretary General - Supreme council for Women and Children - Dubai
Mrs. Rabbi Diana Gerson Associate Executive Vice President - New York Board of Rabbis
11:25 - 12:00
DP World Hall
11:25 - 11:45
DEWA HALL
11:25 - 11:45
Dubai Municipality Hall
11:45 - 12:05
DEWA HALL
11:45 - 12:05
Dubai Municipality Hall
12:05 - 12:25
Dubai Municipality Hall
12:30 - 13:30
Arab Youth Forum
Side Session
DP World Hall
12:30 - 13:00
DEWA HALL
H.H. Sheikha Mariam bint Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Abu Dhabi-based Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation (SHF) - United Arab Emirates
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12:40 - 13:00
Plenary Hall
13:10 - 13:25
Plenary Hall
13:25 - 14:05
A Journey of Wisdom
Main Session
Plenary Hall
Lieutenant General H.H. Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed AlNahyan Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, United Arab Emirates
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13:55 - 14:15
Plenary Hall