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Welcome

Amr Refaat, General Manager, Middle East & Pakistan, IBM


Dubai’s vision of the Future

H.E. Wesam Lootah, CEO, Smart Dubai Government


Illuminating Cognitive Intelligence

Sanjay Brahmawar, General Manager, Watson IoT, IBM


Embracing Disruption with Blockchain

Marie Wieck, General Manager, Blockchain, IBM


Behind the scenes with Richard Dean


Transforming physical environments to enhance experiences

Deon Newman, Vice President, Watson IoT, IBM

The Buildings of Tomorrow

Abdullah Obaidullah, Executive Vice President, DEWA

Panel

  • Bashar Kassab, Director, HFM, Burj Khalifa & Dubai Mall
  • Youssef Saidi, Chief Operating Officer, BMTS

Cognitive Insights are driving operational efficiency

Sania Abbas, Business Unit Executive, Watson IoT

Futureproofing the Drones Industry

Michael Rudolph, Head of Airspace Safety, DCAA

Panel

  • Gaby Matar, Group Managing Partner, eSolutions
  • Deniz Akkaya, Vice President, Schneider Electric
  • Abdulaziz Duaij, Chief Information Officer, KNPC
  • Maher Shirah, Director Information Technology, RTA

Shaking up business models with data

Craig Holmes, Vice President, IBM MEA

Panel

  • Samer Halabi, Regional Managing Director, KONE MEA
  • Mergan Velayudan, Head of Software Services, Multichoice
  • Jayesh Patel, Head of Liv. Digital Bank, ENBD

Securing the Transformation

Erno Doorenspleet, Executive Security Advisor, IBM

Panel

  • Walid Kamal, SVP Security, du
  • Eric Eifert, SVP, Managed Security Service, DarkMatter

Closing Remarks

Amr Refaat, General Manager, Middle East & Pakistan, IBM

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WHAT PEOPLE SAID ABOUT THE EVENT #IBMCSGoT

Wesam Lootah @wesamlootah
11-Oct

Shared our vision in #smartdubai to unleash an unmatched city human experience in a keynote at #IBMCSGoT in #Dubai during #gitex2017

Erno Doorenspleet @E_Doorenspleet
10-Oct

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10-Oct

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eSolutions @eSolutionsMEA
10-Oct

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Deon Newman @deonnewm
10-Oct

The amazing @TheSaniaAbbas laying out the path to industries 4.0 and cognitive IoT #IBMCSGoT #WatsonIoT #IBMioT

Greg Ellevsen @GregoryEllevsen
10-Oct

Demo area is open at IBM's "Genius of Things" IoT showcase in Dubai. Join us from 2pm for the LiveStream! https://www.pscp.tv/ibmmea #IBMCSGoT

IBM Watson IoT @IBMIoT
10-Oct

Digital Twin plays a part in designing, building and eventually operating the world's largest zero emission building in Dubai #IBMCSGoT

Sanjay Brahmawar @SanjayBrahmawar
10-Oct

Ready for an awesome day in Dubai at the #ibmcsgot with my #firedup @IBMIoT MEA team!

Syed Zohaib Z. @syedz88
10-Oct

Wesam Lootah, CEO, Smart Dubai Government, speaking on using technology to make #Dubai the happiest city on earth #ibmcsgot

Craig Holmes @CraigHolmes01
10-Oct

Start of IBM Cognitive Summit in Dubai #IBMCSGOT - over 20 demo's featuring #ibmcognitive and #ibmiot

Richard Dean @richardradiodxb
10-Oct

Met some great people - and learned so much - at #ibmcsgot. Thanks @IBMMEA : )

Andreas Gallmeister @agallmei
10-Oct

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