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Are you ready for Business 2030?

Future business growth is human centric, inclusive and sustainable. Bringing information and automation together, the OpenText solves complexities so businesses can re-invent with new digital fabrics, new rules and new ways to work.

By working hard delivers results. Working smarter delivers better results, faster. With the right tools, you have all the information you need to put your effort where it belongs. To add value. To make better decisions.

Join us at this exclusive event to:
  • Discover how to work smarter and prepare for Business 2030. Learn to bring information and automation together to re-invent with new digital fabrics, new rules, and new ways to work.
  • Listen to inspiring keynote speakers, experts and peers on real-world end-user cases and their outcomes and gain actionable insights to propel your organisation to new heights.
  • Network with like-minded professionals who are facing the same challenges you are. Make new connections, exchange ideas, and share solutions in person.
  • Learn from regional industry experts and partners who understand the unique struggles you face every day.

Let’s work smarter together.

Date: June 07, 2023
Time: 09:00 – 16:00
Location: The Atlantis Ballroom – Atlantis, The Palm

 We look forward to seeing you there.


Opening Keynote
H.E. Dr. Mohamed Al Kuwaiti

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Al Kuwaiti

Head of Cyber Security

United Arab Emirates Government

Guest Speakers
Zainab AlQuwaitaei

Zainab AlQuwaitaei

Enterprise ICT VP

ENEC

Thomas Cherian

Thomas Cherian

Chief Information Officer

Commercial Bank of Dubai

Martin Yates

Martin Yates

Chief Technology Officer

Injazat, G42 Group

Sudeendra Pulivendala

Sudeendra Pulivendala

Technical Services Manager - Lulu
Walid Radi

Walid Radi

IT Service Management & Technology Partnerships

Dubai Airports

Mary Grace Busuttil

Mary Grace Busuttil

Director in Digital and Innovation

KPMG

Gina Collignon

Gina Collignon

VP and Head of Marketing, EMEA South, MEA

SAP

Jacob Jacob

Jacob Jacob

Head of AI, Digital Computing and Cyber Security

DEWA

Ange Rizk

Ange Rizk

Head of Telecom & Technology Providers MEA

Gartner

Govinda Shetty

Govinda Shetty

Principal Director

Accenture

OpenText Speakers
Karim Y. Rizkallah

Karim Y. Rizkallah

Regional Vice President Solution Consulting

OpenText

Harald Adams

Harald Adams

Vice President Emerging Markets

OpenText

Fadi Saad

Fadi Saad

Director Regional Sales

OpenText

Suren Naidoo

Suren Naidoo

Vice President International Presales

OpenText

Garen Yacoubian

Garen Yacoubian

Regional Vice President Business Value Consulting

OpenText

Tamer El Refaey

Tamer El Refaey

Cybersecurity Sales Engineering Leader

OpenText

Radwa Hassan

Radwa Hassan

Head of Marketing Emerging Markets

OpenText

Georges Farah

Georges Farah

Manager, Sales Engineering

OpenText

Matin Barmare

Matin Barmare

Application Delivery Mgmt Practice Lead

OpenText

Hosman Al-Majdoob

Hosman Al-Majdoob

Business Dev Mgr

OpenText

Sandeep Kumar

Sandeep Kumar

Sales Engineer - Data Protection

OpenText

Ayman AlKhatib

Ayman AlKhatib

Lead Solutions Consultant

OpenText

Ruth Botrán

Ruth Botrán

Senior Manager, Solution Consulting

OpenText

Karim Bounid

Karim Bounid

Senior Manager, Solution Consulting

OpenText

Gerrit Otto

Gerrit Otto

Lead Solution Consultant

OpenText

Zaheer Ahmed

Zaheer Ahmed

Principal Solution Architect

OpenText


Timings Topic
08:00 – 09:15am Registration, Welcome & Light Breakfast
in Work Smarter Central
09:15 – 10:50 Summit Plenary

  • Executive Welcome: The Future of Information Management
  • Keynote: The Future of Work in a Complex Digital World
  • From Disruption to Leadership: How Women are Advancing in the Tech Industry in the Middle East
10:50 – 11:20 Emerging Trends Shaping the Future of Work
11:20 – 11:50 Lightning Talks & Tea in Work Smarter Central
11:50 – 12:40 Breakout Sessions

Track 1: Discover the Business Value Streams

  • Master Modern Work in the Cloud
  • Create Customers for Life with OT Digital Experience

Track 2: Discover the Digital Value Streams

  • Streamline and Govern Hybrid Multi-Cloud Services Consumption
  • Unleash Quality while Accelerating Application Development
12:40 – 13:40 Lightning Talks & Lunch in Work Smarter Central
13:40 – 14:30 Breakout Sessions

Track 1: Discover the Business Value Streams

  • Trade more Effectively with OpenText Business Network
  • Optimize Decision Making with AI & Analytics

Track 2: Discover the Digital Value Streams

  • Data Protection as the Last Line of Defense in the Digital World
  • Information Protection & Risk Mitigation Strategies
14:30 – 15:10 Customer Panel – Stories of Excellence in Digital Transformation
15:10 – 15:30 Navigating the Future: Crafting a Strategic Roadmap + Closing Remarks
15:30 – 16:00 Post Event Networking in Work Smarter Central

 


Work Smarter Central – the Heart of the Summit

Work Smarter Central will showcase the power of the new combined OpenText portfolio that addresses eight key business areas to fuel innovation, enable customers to accelerate digital transformation, achieve better business results and work smarter.

Listen and learn from Lightning Talks – short to the point presentations – by specialists from OpenText and expert partners who will share the technology, innovation, roadmap and real-world use cases around eight OpenText business focus areas listed below. Lightning Talks will take place throughout the day so that you can select and attend as many as you want. Our OpenText staff and partners will also be around to have one to one or one to many conversations to help you understand our solutions in further detail.

Build, Automate, Connect

Smarter
Applications

Meet today’s speed requirements and deliver high-quality applications at scale — from strategy to release — using value stream management, DevOps, and AI/ML.

Smarter
Modernisation

Build on already-made IT investments and continuously adapt and innovate your portfolio of applications to support the rapidly evolving business environment.

Smarter
Network

Simplify business ecosystem connectivity to transform and future proof your supply chain integration – scalable, insightful, with full compliance.

Smarter
IT Operations

Optimise digital operations and IT service management by adopting a unified, AI-based, composable solution that frees resources and improves performance while taming cloud costs.

Secure, Predict, Act

Smarter
Security

Stop threats in their tracks. Protect, detect, and recover from advanced threats. Evolve at the speed of change with security analytics for hybrid environments.

Smarter
Analytics

Gain actionable data insights using AI and ML analytics in real time, in place or in flight across any data type. Maintain performance and scale for accurate, predictive insights and governance.

Smarter
Information

Master human-centric work, eliminate silos and minimise information risk by boosting productivity with content, insights and automation.

Smarter
Experiences

Gain happy users for life by transforming relationships and powering digital interactions for customers, partners, employees across the digital journey.


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