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Theme: RE-

This event occurred on
December 13, 2014
10:00am - 5:00pm AST
(UTC +3hrs)
Zallaq, 14

The audience joined speakers on a journey of re-exploring, re-thinking, re-designing, re-imagining, re-anything-you-can-think-of, existing ideas and visions.

Al Areen Hotel & Spa
Al Areen
Zallaq, 14
Event type:
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Yousif Al Ghawas

With over a decade's experience in branding and communications, Yousif Al Ghawas is an agile Brand Strategist who worked through the post-9/11 brand boom of the GCC, giving him a unique perspective of cross-cultural branding and the emerging Arabian identity

Dr. Samia Costandi

Dr Samia Costandi is Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research at Ahlia University. She holds a PhD from McGill University in the area of philosophy of education and has over twenty five years of experience in teaching at university level. She is a Palestinian-Canadian mother of two sons, an accomplished writer, researcher, and a seasoned educator. She holds the Margaret Gillett Award, from the Centre for Teaching and Research on Women at McGill, as well as the Helen Prize for Women.

Haamed Fakhro

Haamed Fakhro is an inventor, businessman, and motivational speaker. He's also an undercover geek who loves Japanese anime, science, and is obsessed with physics and the creation of our universe.

Salah Mudara

Salah Mudara has over 38 years of experience in Aviation Technical, Engineering, Operations, Aviation Safety program development and Aircraft Accident Investigation. Graduated as an Aeronautical Engineer from UK, and attained his MBA in Aerospace Management from France. Currently, he’s a board member of Middle East & North Africa Society of Air Safety Investigators (MENASASI).

Dalal Al Sindi

Dalal Al Sindi is a qualified art therapist and founder of the first Art Therapy practice in the Kingdom of Bahrain (The Art Therapy Center). Dalal has trained in the UK and worked with Patients in Rehabilitation in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain. Presently, Dalal works with children and adults with psychological difficulties, special needs, emotional, cognitive and communication difficulties in The Art Therapy Center.

Mohannad Al Fardan

Mohannad leads a life aimed at fighting for the right of good health for our generation and build the awareness of a "life worth living" and the responsibility we have to take towards ourselves and world health.

Ahmed Al Rawi

Ahmed is a 19-year-old student on the path to becoming an entrepreneur and an inventor. He is the founder of the Selfie Station, electronics trainer, and deputy head of Science & Technology center in Youth City.

Organizing team

Al Hariri



  • Sara Abdulla
  • Mariam Mahmood