May
22

Doha
Qatar

Implementing AI to achieve Qatar’s National Vision 2030

The Mandarin Oriental, Doha

Overview

Government of Qatar has initiated various programs to integrate AI across sectors, with a focus on smart city initiatives, transportation, healthcare, and finance. Collaborations between academia and industry players contribute to cutting-edge AI research, while the start-up ecosystem is gaining momentum, providing innovative solutions. The government's emphasis on international partnerships and investments reflects a commitment to staying at the forefront of AI advancements. Challenges, including the need for skilled professionals and ethical considerations, are being addressed as Qatar explores opportunities to leverage AI for economic diversification, improved public services, and overall innovation across industries

We are thrilled to announce that we will be hosting our upcoming event in Qatar on Wednesday, 22nd May 2024, following the resounding success of our previous gatherings in Riyadh last year and our upcoming even in Morocco in February 2024. Building on the positive momentum generated by these impactful conferences, the Qatar edition aims to continue the conversation on cutting-edge advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) across diverse sectors. This event will serve as a platform for knowledge exchange, collaboration, and networking, bringing together thought leaders, industry experts, and innovators to explore the latest trends and initiatives in AI development. As we extend our reach to Qatar, we are excited to engage with the local community, contribute to the region's evolving AI landscape, and foster meaningful dialogues that propel technological innovation forward.

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OBJECTIVE

The primary objectives of the Zeal AI Series Qatar Edition are to provide a comprehensive exploration of Qatar's current status in artificial intelligence (AI) development, shedding light on governmental visions, policies, and strategic plans. The conference aims to showcase the practical applications of AI across diverse industries, emphasizing success stories, ongoing research, and collaborative innovations. By addressing challenges, discussing ethical considerations, and proposing future roadmaps, the conference endeavours to contribute to the responsible, innovative, and sustainable integration of AI across various sectors in Qatar.

WHY QATAR?

Qatar is a unique location for an AI conference because of its strategic commitment to innovation and technological advancement. According to National Vision 2030, Qatar is committed to becoming a knowledge-based economy and has made significant investments in cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence. The nation's innovative approach is demonstrated by its smart city initiatives, where artificial intelligence (AI) has a significant influence on infrastructure, public services, and urban living

About The Conference:

The Zeal AI Series Qatar is a dynamic one-day event designed to bring together local and international experts, industry leaders, and enthusiasts to explore the latest developments in artificial intelligence and its impact on Qatar's technological landscape. The conference will feature insightful talks, interactive workshops, and networking opportunities, providing a platform to exchange knowledge, foster collaborations, and inspire the next wave of AI innovation in Qatar.

WHY ATTEND?

1 CHAT & CONNECT

Participants will be inspired to envision new possibilities and innovate with cutting-edge AI technologies. The participants will learn the evolving demands of the AI industry and the conference will help professionals and enthusiasts stay relevant and competitive in an ever-changing technological landscape.

2 INTELLECTUAL INSIGHTS

Esteemed AI and technology specialists from Morocco and across the globe will present captivating keynote addresses, providing valuable perspectives on the present landscape and future prospects of AI in Oman.

3 DETAILED DIALOGUES

Participate in interactive panel discussions, Q&A sessions, and workshops, enabling you to delve deeper into AI trends, challenges, and opportunities.

4 INTERACT AND INSTILL

The conferences will foster a sense of community within the AI field. It will help in building connections with peers, mentors, and industry leaders can lead to long-term professional relationships and collaborations.

KEY THEMES

AI Strategy & Vision for Qatar

AI in Different Sectors

Future of Work with AI

Future of AI Innovation

Robotic Process Automation

AI Regulations & Policies

Big Data, AI, IoT & Data Analytics

AI & Cloud Technology

Embedded Data Science

AGENDA

Agenda

  • 09:00 - 09:30

    Registration and Welcome Coffee

  • 09:30 - 09:40

    Opening Address
    Welcome speech by conference organizer, setting the tone for the day.

  • 09:40 - 10:00

    Keynote by Government Official
    Keynote speech by a representative from the Qatar government, highlighting the significance of AI in Qatar’s development.

  • 10:00 - 10:20

    Pragmatic & Responsible AI

  • 10:20 - 10:50

    Panel Discussion
    Future Forward: Qatar's Roadmap for AI Adoption

  • 10:50 - 11:10

    Futuristic Wellness
    AI and the Future of Qatar's Healthcare

  • 11:10 - 11:30

    Digital Dinars
    The Future of Banking with AI in Qatar Session will focus on the role of AI in the banking sector

Speakers

Abdulrahman Rajab Mchaweh

Projects Management Advisor

Public Works Authority

Qatar

AMR MOHAMED METWALLY

Assistant Executive Director

Itqan Clinical Simulation & Innovation Center

Qatar

Dr Imad Syed

Co-CEO

PiLog Group

Middle East

Dr Inas Sobhy

CIO

Badr University

Egypt

Dr Max Renault

Director – Innovations in Global Precision Health

Weill Cornell Medicine

Qatar

Dr. Mazhar Ali Bari

Regional Director

WAIYS

Saudi Arabia

Dr. Salim Al-Shuaili

Director, Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Technologies Projects Unit

Ministry of Transport, Communications and Information Technology

Oman

Faizal Babu Kavungal

Head of Enterprise & Risk Management

Gulf Drilling International Q.S.C.

Qatar

Haitham Al-Haidari

CEO

Qatar Living

Qatar

Imran Chowdhury

Global Data Protection Officer

Al Jazeera Media Network

Qatar

Jasim Abdul Rahman

Group CIO

Power International Holding

Qatar

John Mankarios

Vice President Information Technology

QInvest

Qatar

Magdy Mansour

General Manager - IT

Senyar Industries Holding

Qatar

Mahmood Aziz

Group Head of IT & AI

Nasser Bin Nawaf & Partners Holdings

Qatar

Mohamed ElBaih

Data Privacy Consultant

The World Bank Group

USA

Nagi Reddy .B

IT Manager

Q-Ceramic

Qatar

Ozel Hurmuzlu

Senior Enterprise Risk Management Analyst | Business Continuity

Qatar University

Qatar

Saikumar Natarajan

Vice President- Chief Field Technologist

Striim

USA

Ugur Inal

Director of Information Technology

Qterminals

WHO ATTENDS?

INDUSTRIES

TARGET AUDIENCE

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