Third Party Event

11 Dec 2017 - 13 Dec 2017

The sixth edition of ArabNet Riyadh will be held at the Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski from December 11 to 13, 2017.

Firmly established as the largest digital conference in the Kingdom, the event will bring together over 1600 national and international leaders, professionals and entrepreneurs from government and the private sector to discuss the future of digital in the region.

A key focus of this year’s event this year will be the progress of the National Transformation Plan and its visible achievements in the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in Saudi Arabia. 

ArabNet Riyadh 2017 will feature four forums: Digital Transformation; Adtech; Innovation and Investment; and Digital Commerce; and over 90 speakers in all from the MENA region and across the world.

The Digital Transformation forum will reveal best practices for building an innovation economy in Saudi Arabia and the region, with keynote addresses from expert speakers, such as former deputy mayor of Barcelona, Antoni Vives; and Michael Dooijes from Startupbootcamp FinTech and CyberSecurity, alongside many others. 

At the Adtech Forum, meanwhile, digital media experts from Twitter and Criteo, together with others, will gather to explore the trends shaping the future of digital advertising. 

Participants attending the Innovation and Investment Forum will find themselves amongst a sizeable number of investors of note, including Jonathan Nelson of HACK VC and Hackers/Founders as well as the chairman of AlRajhi United, Fawaz Alrajhi. 

Finally, the Digital Commerce Forum will give an insight into the latest trends in online and mobile commerce in Saudi Arabia and the MENA region, with analysis from Abbas Safadieh,, and Alpesh Doshi from Fintricity, alongside others.

For more information on ArabNet Riyadh, visit the website.

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