Wharton MENA Conference 2017

Region Under Transformation: The Future of MENA

Friday, March 31, 2017 - Wharton Campus


8:00 AM–9:00 AM Registration and Breakfast (Forum)
9:00 AM–9:45 AM Opening Keynote Address (G06)
Saqib Rashid - Principal, The Abraaj Group
9:45 AM–10:45 AM Healthcare Panel (G06) Arts and Cultural Diplomacy Panel (G55)
10:45 AM–11:00 AM Break (Forum)
11:00 AM–12:00 PM Innovation & Refugees Panel (G55) Real Estate Panel (G06)
12:00 PM–1:00 PM Keynote Address (G06)
Joe Saddi - Partner, Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company)
1:00 PM–2:30 PM Lunch (8th Floor)
2:30 PM–3:30 PM Keynote Address (G06)
His Excellency Majid Al-Suwaidi - Consul General, Consulate General of the UAE, New York
3:30 PM–4:30 PM Keynote Address (G06)
Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil - Founder and Managing Director, VPS Healthcare
4:30 PM–4:45 PM Break (Forum)
4:45 PM–6:00 PM VC & Entrepreneurship Panel (G55)
6:00 PM–6:10 PM Closing Remarks (G06)
6:10 PM–7:30 PM Reception (Forum)