FUTURE MARKETING CONFERENCE ME
BUILDING YOUR BRAND & YOUR BUSINESS
There are no problems, only opportunities.
In the current economic climate, this sentiment holds truer than ever. As a marketing leader, you know that the tough economic climate provides obstacles or opportunities. It all depends on your perspective and your organisation’s appetite for risk.
In addition to this, you have witnessed how your marketing function is transforming at a dramatic rate. Your organisation looks to you for new strategy, technologies and innovations.
The task at hand is daunting. Finding solutions to overcome your day-to-day challenges is crucial. You are required to provide solutions that will maximise revenues while being more cost-sensitive than ever before.
In this dynamic context, FUTURE MARKETING ME has been developed to provide you with the solutions you need. You will be empowered in your objective to build your brand and your business.
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Don’t miss out. Join top marketers from eminent organisations for interactive panel discussions and engaging presentations.
This niche marketing conference facilitates high-level knowledge exchange, thought leadership and networking among senior corporate marketing leaders.
WHY IS THIS THE UAE’S MARKETING CONFERENCE OF CHOICE?
WHO WILL YOU MEET?
Senior corporate marketing leaders, decision-makers and influencers, from a broad range of industries:
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Future Marketing ME gathers expert speakers from a range of industries to share the practical insights and best practise, empowering you to build your brand and your business.
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Mohamed Altajer is a business transformer and marketing leader with a global experience in Fortune 500 companies. Mohamed possesses a blend of blue chip financial services & FMCG experience in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India and Pakistan. He is passionate about developing great brands based on superior customer experience, winning teams and lasting partnerships. Mohamed is currently the Head of Marketing, Brand and Corporate Communications at Commercial Bank International. Prior to that, he worked with Majid Al Futtaim Finance, Citigroup, Gulf Air, Unilever and Coca Cola both in the GCC and Europe in leadership roles. He also worked on key projects such as the Citigroup 200 Years anniversary and introduced Citi’s first smart branch in the Middle East among others. He is a globe trotter and has spent part of his career working abroad in countries such as the United Kingdom, Germany and the Gulf countries. He is passionate about people development and a member of several non-profit organizations including:
He is a keynote speaker in major forums across the Middle East, Africa and Asia. He was recognized as one of the “50 Most Talented CMOs” at The World Marketing Summit in 2013 and was honored with the “Brand Super Achiever Award” by the CMO Asia Awards in 2010.
Marketing professional with over 18 years of rich experience in strategy, brand management, and advertising. Solid communications experience with leading advertising agency networks including Leo Burnett and Ogilvy & Mather. Created, nourished & managed an array of Indian & global brands across a wide spectrum of categories ranging from F&B, retail, FMCG, consumer durables, financial, automotive & services.
Presently leading Global Marketing Strategy for UAE Exchange – one the most recognized & respected financial brands in the Middle East – driving both business & brand through innovative, consumer focused strategies. Guiding teams in 30 countries across the world, from Americas to Europe and Africa to APAC.a
Jesper Broberg is the VP Business Development for Sitecore, based in Dubai.
In the past Jesper has been working with growing the Asian markets, expanding Sitecore’s footprint.
Prior to joining Sitecore in 2010, Jesper spent 10 years in consulting and business development, working with clients across Europe and Asia.
Having worked with a wide variety of clients in FSI, Public Sector, Shipping, Retail and several other industries, Jesper brings along great insights into how clients can develop customer experiences strategies that creates customers for life.
Nitin is every bit the Digital evangelist. A penchant for online advertising & media has driven him to this industry. He started his digital journey when he first signed up for his email ID and has ever since wondered the rationale behind receiving the marketing communication from various big brands. It’s been over 5 years now he is helping marketing leaders create a customer centric vision and improve the ROI from their marketing investments.
During these years Nitin has worked with some of the biggest E-Commerce, Airlines, Hotels, Retailers, Classifieds, Media Companies across the region. After spending time on the programmatic side, he moved to Oracle Marketing Cloud almost 18 months back and since then he’s been evangelizing Cross-Channel Orchestration, Data Management Platform & Marketing Automation in the region. He now focuses on Travel industry in Gulf and is helping all the major Airlines, Hotels in the region to drive digital transformation & quantify the value of digital marketing.
Munthir M. Al-Ansari is the Director General of Tourism Information and Research Centre (MAS) for the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage. He is a strategist and a dynamic results-oriented leader, with accomplishments of an exceptional nature in the field of information, research, KPIs and national tasks to support decision-making for national development strategies.
He began my career in the private sector, then, after 10 years, he joined the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage. In his current role as a General Director for Tourism Information and Research Centre MAS, he is responsible for all types of research and the subsequent creation of key performance indicators KPI’s for the tourism sector in Saudi Arabia.
Munthir is a Certified Tourism Consultant and a member of the Panel of Tourism Experts at the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). He is also a Certified Knowledge Manager and a member of the Marketing Committee at the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry. In addition, he is member of The European Society of Market Research ESOMAR.
David Passiak is a former religion scholar turned technology entrepreneur with 20 years of research and leadership experience focused on disruptive innovation. He is Founder of Social Meditate, and author of Red Bull to Buddha: Innovation and the Search for Wisdom, and also Disruption Revolution: Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and the New Rules of Leadership.
David has held leadership positions at prominent tech startups (Heavy, Spongecell, Visible Technologies), served as Senior Director at M80 WPP, where he ran social media for Volkswagen (including launching Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and VW’s first company blog), and is Founder of Social Meditate, an innovation and strategy consultancy.
You can follow him on Twitter @Passiak.
Asma Shabab is a B2B Marketing Enthusiast with a focus on Technology and Communications marketing. Her decade of professional experience includes working in various marketing specializations including Brand Management, Advertising, Internal Communications, Digital Marketing, Public Affairs, Policy Communication, Public Relations and Sales & Marketing. These experiences allow her to create marketing & communications strategies with a 360 degree view that contribute to company objectives.
Asma’s focus is on identifying creative approaches to accomplish objectives backed by strong data and insights. Her top skills include developing go-to-market strategies for new markets, content creation, team work & leadership.
Asma wears many hats and is extensively involved in the marketing community. She is a Territory Marketing Leader, Enterprise & MidMarket, Middle East, at IBM. She is also a Board Member of the Advisory Board at CMO Council, MENA and a Co-founder of a community group ‘AfterWork Dubai’, that focuses on creating networking platforms for professionals in UAE. In addition, Asma is a Member of the Advisory Board at the College of Mass Media and Communications at the American University in the Emirates.
Asma is a Fulbright scholar and holds a Masters from the Annenberg School of Communication, University of Southern California and is an alum of the Institute of Business Administration, IBA in Karachi.
Rangarajan Kalyanasundaram is a highly-experienced Telecoms executive, currently Vice President – LE & Government Marketing Commercial with du in UAE, after earlier roles with du, Bharti Airtel and others.
His skills encompass leadership in marketing, sales, brand, communication, commercial and customer experience.
Kalyanasundaram has over 18 years’ professional experience and an excellent track record of driving increase in revenue and profitability in the highly-competitive Indian and UAE telecoms markets.
He possesses an MS /MBA (marketing and finance) and speaks fluent English and Hindi. He have very strong knowledge of mobility, fixed line, VAS, devices, roaming, data products, managed services and converged solutions.
Shaf Butt is Jumeriah Group’s Regional Director of Marketing for Dubai and MEASA. In this position, he is responsible for the central marketing function for all eleven Jumeirah Dubai & MEASA regional hotels. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts communicates digitally to its guest through a very strategic customer lifestyle program – an initiative he will be sharing on at the conference. He has been with the Jumeirah Group since 2007 and started with rooms marketing at Madinat Jumeirah. Since then he has led the central marketing function for all the Dubai hotels, including Food and Beverage, rooms, Conferences and Incentives, weddings, groups, corporate and leisure.
David Breton is an international executive leader, with strong business acumen and entrepreneur mindset, who delivers customer-focused transformations in Europe, Middle East & Africa. He has a focus on omni-channel business models, along with customer experience, loyalty, and the launch & management of premium brands and propositions addressing Affluent and HNW segments.
Breton has been in the position of Chief Marketing Officer Middle East & Africa at Zurich Insurance for over seven years. He was previously Director of Business Development at GE Money EMEA.
Our conference delivers strategic insights into today’s complex marketing landscape and uncertain economic climate. Hear inspiring case studies and gain practical guidance from pioneering industry leaders.
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Our conference is divided into six macro themes:
Sessions will cover a variety of topics in an interactive and practical manner, including how to:
Sitecore is the global leader in experience management software that enables context marketing. The Sitecore® Experience Platform™ manages content, supplies contextual intelligence, and automates communications, at scale. It empowers marketers to deliver content in context of how customers have engaged with their brand, across every channel, in real time. More than 4,600 customers—including American Express, Carnival Cruise Lines, easyJet, and L’Oréal—trust Sitecore for context marketing to deliver the personalized interactions that delight audiences, build loyalty, and drive revenue. For more information visit: sitecore.net.
TPME is a dynamic Dubai-based company specializing in Promotions, Exhibitions, Production of gift items, Hostessing and Parties & Events services. Being the exclusive agency for Klio Eterna pens, Geego products as well as PSL electronic corporate gifts, we offer turnkey solutions and provide creative designs and ideas.
For further information visit our website http://www.totallypeople-me.
JustPrinting Press L.L.C. provides Top Notch Service, Integrated Printing Solutions, Advanced Machinery, Exceptional Results & On time delivery. We specialize in Offset Printing, Screen Printing, Digital Printing and Signage, Graphic Designing, Vehicle Branding, Acrylic Display, Computer Forms & Bills, Invitation and Wedding Cards, Video Brochure, Corporate Gifts in Dubai. http://www.justprint.ae
www.eyeofriyadh.com, a city marketing portal that provides media and marketing solutions servicing to both local and international clients, and support major events through sponsorship, organizing, and marketing services
The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council is the only global network of executives specifically dedicated to high-level knowledge exchange, thought leadership and personal relationship building among senior corporate marketing leaders and brand decision-makers across a wide range of global industries. The CMO Council’s 10,000+ members control more than $450 billion in aggregated annual marketing expenditures and run complex, distributed marketing and sales operations worldwide.
Additional information can be found at www.cmocouncil.org
In 2010, CMO Asia was launched to plug a vacuum in the Marketing community. This is a peer networking body and this effort helps connect all marketers across sectors on a common platform. The vision of this platform is to share the latest stories that have worked across branding & marketing space & provide learning opportunities from the experiences of every marketing professional. This is the need of the hour to be able to thrive for the future.
The Arabian Marketer is a news media publication focused on reporting on developments in the media, marketing and advertising industry in the Middle East and North Africa region. Based in UAE, AM looks to focus on news developments through its flagship.
The Social Media Portal (SMP) is a global news and information directory. Showcasing social media and related technology its free resources benefits academics, analysts, advertisers, businesses, marketers, PRs, researchers etc. Add your apps, blogs, press releases, campaigns, research, events and more for free. Keep up-to-date https://www.twitter.com/smponline.
Oxford Business Group (OBG) is a global publishing, research and consultancy firm, which publishes economic intelligence on the markets of the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean. OBG offers comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral developments, including banking, capital markets, energy, infrastructure, industry and insurance. OBG’s acclaimed economic and business reports are the leading source of local and regional intelligence, while OBG’s online economic briefings provide up-to-date in-depth analysis. OBG’s consultancy arm offers tailor-made market intelligence and advice to firms operating in these markets and those looking to enter them.
As the first ‘pure’ digital publisher in the region, MediaBUZZ has been making an impact in Asia Pacific since 2004. Designed to empower marketers in the vibrant, ever-changing electronic marketing environment, its publication Asian eMarketing covers the digital age and zooms in on the most valuable and indispensable tools of today’s marketers. Circulated weekly to more than 60,000 top management and marketing decision-makers in Asia Pacific, the useful and informative articles support e-marketers in finding a sound marketing strategy, vital for their growing business success.
Elemental is a communications consultancy that communications between brands and all of its stakeholders. Elemental is a proven global content marketing, media relations, PR and social media specialist – integrating data, creativity and marketing. Learn more at Elemental and @elementalcomms for how we can sustain relevant visibility for your brand.
TradeBriefs produces 14 daily e-newsletters that go out to an opt-in audience of 1 million subscribers in corporate India. This includes over 100,000 in top management at various companies. We have the attention of these CXOs due to our content and we use that to help generate high quality leads for businesses. We do so for IBM, Gartner, SAP, The Economist, Godrej and hundreds of other clients.
As part of the Marketing drive for FUTURE MARKETING ME Conferences, we are currently reaching out to prospective media partners to collaborate with us and communicate the event.
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