A convening of global tech leaders to highlight and discuss core data strategies and
digital infrastructures that will drive the next phase of cloud adoption.
World Cloud & Data Center Show is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations/time zones across the world.
The KSA edition is gathering pre-qualified CIOs, CEOs, CTOs, Heads of Research, Industry Practitioners, IT Decision Makers and Experts in Cloud Computing among others from cross-industry verticals.
The show features exciting keynotes, government and enterprise use-case presentations, product showcase, panel discussions and tech talks to discuss latest challenges and explore latest applications of cloud-based solutions.
Chairman of the board,
Saudi Cloud Computing Association
WEF Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution KSA
Director of City Technology,
The Red Sea Development Company
Digital Environment Director,
Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing (MoMRAH)
King Abdulaziz City for Science & Technology (KACST)
Chair Board, CSO, Sustainability Consultant,
UNGC Local Network Saudi Arabia, MBL, Moc
SCCC Alibaba Cloud
CEO, ZeroPoint DC, Tonomus Chief Growth Officer & Executive Director – Compute,
Celebrating and honouring the women tech ambassadors in the fields of AI, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, Quantum Computing, and other emerging technologies, for their incredible impact on technology and significant contribution to the development of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's digital future.
Senior Specialist, Autonomous Construction Equipment & Robotics, Design and Construction,
Amjad is currently leading the development and implementation of a strategy to introduce autonomous technologies and construction robots at NEOM’s construction sites. She has worked on the OXAGON project in the port infrastructure and in the international manufacturing outreach. She is also a Board Member in the Saudi Women Engineers Platform.
Managing Director, WEF Centre for Fourth
For over 25 years, Dr. Basma Albuhairan has created, led, and advised innovative and ambitious initiatives in Saudi Arabia, across domains including clinical operations, health technology adoption, business transformation, education, and investment. She is an accomplished leader with a distinguished track record spanning strategy, development, and transformation across diverse industries.
Chair Board, CSO, Sustainability Consultant,
UN Global Compact
Proactive, dynamic sustainability professional with over 13 years’ expertise in sustainable strategy development, strategic communications, change management, consulting, and project management across the academic, land development, fashion, and sustainability sectors. Works as the CSO of MBL and is carrying sustainability consulting for key organizations including MOC.
Associate Chair, Information Systems Dept., Research Professor, AIDA Lab Leader, Prince Sultan University/CCIS College
Prof. Tanzila Saba has over 20 years of experience in academia, ten years of which involve holding a senior administrative position at Prince Sultan University. She earned her PhD in document information security and management from the Faculty of Computing, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia, in 2012.
Director of Microdata,
General Authority of Statistics (GASTAT)
Maha holds a substantial role as Director of the Microdata Center covering Data Management, governance, standards, and principles in the restricted data domains. She aspires to obtain an executive position that will combine her business acumen and experience in technology in contributing to the growth and success of an organization.
Director of the National Center for Data Analytics
and Artificial Intelligence, King Abdulaziz City for
Science & Technology (KACST)
AI & Data Analytics professional awarded with Women in Technology & Business IDC Excellence Awards 2021 with a proven experience. Most recently, she worked at King Abdulaziz City for Science & Technology (KACST) as Director of the National Center for Data Analytics and Al with their Al Infrastructure team.
Cloud Computing Partnerships Director,
Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC)
Danah Alsobayel has over 13 years experience in technology and is currently the Cloud Computing Partnerships Director at CITC where she is a key member in establishing KSA’s strategy in cloud partnerships. Danah began her career as a Data Center Storage consultant at Hewlett Packard Enterprise. She later became the cloud computing manager at Solutions by stc, where she was also part of the team that established Bluvalt cloud, the only company that focuses on SMEs, assisting many Saudi start-ups along the way.
Head of Cybersecurity,
Fatimah Aljulaih is a passionate visionary cybersecurity and technology leader with over 9 years of experience in the cyber and information security industry, including management consulting and public and private sectors in Saudi Arabia and the GCC region. She has been recently awarded the Cybersecurity Leader of the Year - Female in CYSEC Saudi. She also worked in the banking industry. Fatimah holds multiple cybersecurity professional certificates and is also a member of the SANS CISO network, Women in Cybersecurity Middle East etc. Her interests are mainly in cybersecurity , emerging technologies, leadership, and women's empowerment.
Vice President - Future Economies sector ,
King Abdulaziz City for Science & Technology(KACST)
Dr. Nouh has over 12 years of experience in digital technology and cyber security. She formerly served as Director of the Communication and Information Technology Research Institute, Director of the Joint Centers of Excellence Program at KACST, and Managing Director of the Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (affiliated with the WEF). She is an Affiliated Scientist at MIT's Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS), a speaker at international conferences, panels, and working groups, and a published author with over 30 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and conferences on cybersecurity, decision support systems, cybercrime, and data science.
Digital Environment Director, Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing (MoMRAH),
Dr. Duaa Abaoud is a tech-savvy professional with a doctorate in Information systems and Technology and demonstrated a history of working as a researcher, consultant and manager in both the United States and Saudi Arabia. She is experienced in Digital Transformation, digital innovation, Artificial Intelligence, business process management and risk management. She is presently working as a Digital Environment Director at the ministry of municipal and rural affairs and housing and digital transformation Consultant.
Artificial Intelligence Engineer, Senior Data Scientist Member of the Advisory Committee in the College of Computer and Information sciences, Princess Noura University
Eng. Amal Bin-Essa is the Board member of FIHM for AI and Co-founder of the Programmers Association (PARMG). She is an Artificial Intelligence expert and Data Scientist, skilled in Machine Learning Algorithms, Deep Learning, Computer Vision Engineering (CV), and Natural Language Processing(NLP), Member of the advisory committee in College of Computer and Information sciences in Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University.
Founder & CEO of Blossom Accelerator, Venture Partner at Oryx Fund
Emon Shakoor is a Saudi neuroscience researcher turned venture capitalist, founder & CEO of Blossom Accelerator; Saudi’s first female focused & tech-inclusion accelerator. A Venture Partner at Oryx Fund Hambro Perks. She serves as an advisory board member at Oqal; Saudi’s largest angel investment group. Recognized as one of nine Saudi women who has made an impact on the world as she is the pioneer of women entrepreneurship in KSA. NEOM recognized Emon as one of five Saudi’s driving change in KSA & the world.
Special Advisor to the CEO of the Saudi Space Commission & International Astronautical Federation (IAF), Vice President for Diversity Initiative,
Mishaal Ashemimry is an aerospace engineer, aerospace entrepreneur, commercial pilot, speaker, and influencer. She is the first female aerospace engineer in the GCC. Her professional experience and areas of expertise include aerodynamics, wind tunnel testing, vehicle design, predictive simulation and analysis and rocket stage-separation analysis, with a strong focus on computational tool development. Currently, Ashemimry is an International Astronautical Federation Vice President for Diversity Initiative and a special advisor to the CEO of the Saudi Space Commission with a strong focus on developing Saudi’s role in the global space market.
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KSA with its vision 2030 is rethinking its tech strategy as a response to the post-pandemic situation. In an attempt to help boost its economy, experts say technology will play a big role in leading the Gulf state out of any potential crisis.
In the Middle East, KSA is one of the first countries to gain significant momentum on the adoption of cloud computing. The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has announced a five-year plan to double the sector's growth and increase its contribution to GDP by US $13.3 billion.
More than 25% of enterprises in the kingdom have plans in place to deploy a mix of on-premise/dedicated private clouds, multiple public clouds, increased datacenters and legacy platforms to meet their infrastructure needs.
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