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Blooloop is delighted to announce a fantastic line up of speakers for the second DEAL Live by blooloop, conference to be held on Sunday March 26th at the Crowne Plaza, Dubai.
Blooloop is partnering with the Dubai Entertainment Amusement & Leisure Show (DEAL) to create another unmissable conference in Dubai, the day before the DEAL Expo.
The afternoon event will be a business briefing followed by a short networking drinks reception between 1pm and 7.30pm. Tickets just £70.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ATTRACTIONS INDUSTRY IN THE REGION IN ONE AFTERNOON
Our afternoon conference will look at top trends, key projects and strategic insights.
View the programme for the event here:
Part 1: An Overview of Trends and the Market
Our first session will be an overview of the key trends and developments in the attractions industry in the Middle East:
- KEYNOTE: Ahmad Hussain Bin Essa - CEO of Global Village
Professor Kenneth Wilson – Adviser to HE Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan in the Office of the Minister of Culture, Youth & Community Development in the UAE
Yael S Coifman – Senior Partner, Leisure Development Partners (LDP)
Seán Young – Founding Director and Head of the Destination Development Consulting Team at Colliers International
Philip Shepherd – Partner at PwC
Phil Taylor – Managing Director, Team Leisure
Part 2: Operators and Key Projects
In our second session we hear from attractions operators and those creating new attractions in the region including:
Jesse Vargas – General Manager at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Adrian Tolliday – CEO, Tolliday Group International Ltd. TGI are responsible for Project Supervision and Operational Management of the new 8000sqm Oman Aquarium – the largest Aquarium attraction in the region.
Waleed Abdel-Fattah – Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Hill’s North Africa Region responsible for overseeing construction of the Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza.
More speakers tbc.
Networking Drinks Reception
The conference will be followed by networking drinks between 5.30pm and 7.30pm.
IF YOU’RE HEADED TO DUBAI FOR THE DEAL EXPO, WHY NOT JOIN US?
Sponsors and Supporters
We are enormously grateful to our sponsors and supporters.
Sponsorship opportunities available. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
DEAL Live by blooloop is a part of UK/UAE 2017, a Year of Creative Collaboration, led by the British Council.
UK companies can join DIT’s Experience Economy and Cultural Heritage mission, details here, to gain free entry to DEAL Live by blooloop! Places on the mission are limited so please register as soon as possible with DIT to avoid disappointment.
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