Sholto Douglas-Home

Chief Marketing, Communications & Sales Officer,
EXPO 2020 (UAE)

Led a brilliant move to sponsor a team at the Indian Premier League with a reach of over 550 million viewers globally as a perfect run up to support the successful delivery of the World Expo 2020 and now uniting the sales, marketing, studio and communications functions under one leadership to deliver an exceptional EXPO.

Samar Alshorafa,

CEO of She is Arab & Advisor to Chairman,
Board Member, Farm Food for Industries LLC (Egypt)

Listed in the Arab Power List 2021 of Arabian Business Magazine and is a key knowledge partner on gender inequality and women’s related issues across the Arab world for major corporations and organisations.

Tomas Kellner,

Chief Storyteller, GE (USA)

One of the top brand editors of the world, GE Reports has been listed in the Financial Times, Inc. magazine and the Brunswick Review as a leading example of content published by businesses and Leads the AI storytelling of GE globally which has been hailed as one of the best and most effective examples of machine nirvana.

Uli Reese,

Author of 101 Great Minds & Global CMO,
Amp (Germany)

An Emmy & Cannes Lions winner is famed to be one of the biggest audio brand experts in the world and the brains driving audio branding for Star Trek & Disney Classics apart from the likes of Nike, BMW, Reebok, Sony, Coca Cola, and Mercedes etc.

Andrew Garrihy,

DiDi (China)

A winner of 4 Cannes Gold Lions for the Story Sign Project, an AI based initiative that facilitates parents to read stories to 32 million deaf children below the age of 6.

Mo Magic,

MC, Entertainer
Magician (South Africa)

Featured on the front cover of VANISH (World’s largest magic magazine) and The Sunday Times calls him “The James Bond of Magic”, uses magic as an effective way of story-telling that has seen him win multiple awards.

Heba Qadri Al Masri,

MD, Qatar Sportstech &,
Startup Boots Camp (Qatar)

Leads Qatar Sports Tech, a sports tech AI accelerator, initiated by Qatar Development Bank, powered by Startup boots camp and supported by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, Qatar Stars League, beIN Media Group, Qatar Financial Centre, Aspire Zone Foundation, MBK Holding and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

Erica Kerner,

Senior Vice President & Head of Marketing & Strategy
One Championship (Singapore)

Deployed AI to assess martial arts fan behaviour across 150 countries and leads the highest watched MMA sports event globally and Using data analytics to improve immersive experience, bolster streaming services and deliver personalized content offers via an over the top platform and while at Adidas, led Beijing 2008 Olympics campaign, won China's first ever Cannes award for this campaign.




Co-Founder, Opaala

 “Even with all the safety precautions going on, it’s not overwhelming. Being able to connect with people on a personal level has been very good.” 

Namrata Raina

Marketing Manager, ITCAN

“This was the first time that we’re exhibiting at an event, so we were a bit skeptical, but we’ve had the complete assurance from the organizers that this will be a safe event, and we’ve witnessed it live. We’re quite happy with everything.”