ICCA Middle East International Meetings Forum
 
This was the Programme for the ME International Meetings Forum in May 2016.        
18/05/2016
15:00 - 15:30Registration and afternoon coffee
15:30 - 15:40Address by Mahir Julfar [More Info]
15:40 - 15:50Welcome address by Ahmed AlFalasi, CEO, Support Services Dubai Tourism & Commerce Marketing [More Info]
15:50 - 16:50Teamwork and Collaboration Andrew Fieldhouse [More Info]
16:50 - 17:30Winning and Losing – Why both are critical to long-term success [More Info]
17:30 - 18:15Panel discussion [More Info]
18:15 - 18:30Q&A
18:30Networking Reception
 
19/05/2016
09:00 - 09:10Welcome address by Khalifa Al Qubaisi [More Info]
09:10 - 09:50Global Meeting Trends, best practices and role of ICCA [More Info]
09:50 - 10:50Teamwork; partnerships; consortia and networks – why meetings success requires collaborative thinking and behaviour [More Info]
10:50Networking Break
10:50 - 12:45What International clients think about the Middle East, and why they’re interested in organising meetings in the Middle East [More Info]
12:45 - 13:45Lunch
13:45 - 14:45A success story and how Middle East industry stakeholders can support the strategy of the destination [More Info]
14:45 - 15:30Future potential meetings business for Middle East – Panel discussion [More Info]
15:30Closing remarks by Senthil Gopinath [More Info]