Salvador Anglada

Chief Business Officer


Greg Young



Hassan Kabbani


Zain Saudi

Sacha Dudler

General Manager

STC Group

Emre Gurkan

Chief Strategy Officer

Zain Group

Mikkel Vinter


Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa

Ross McAuley

Vice President - Brand Marketing

Jumeirah Group

Mark Newman

Chief Research Officer


Paul Kenny

Co-Founder & CEO

Saygin Yalcin

Founder & CEO

Ahmed Saady Yaamin

Vice President, Business IT

Robi Axiata Limited

Hans Henrik Christensen


Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority

Mahmoud Sherif

Senior Director - Mobile Access Network Planning


Yasser Redha Al Lawati

Senior Manager, National Accounts & Interconnection, Wholesale Business Unit


Fadi Kawar


Jawraa Lebara, Saudi Arabia

Yasser Alobaidan



Charbel Sarkis

Industry Head, Telecom and Technology MENA


Dietmar Rohlf

Director IOT EMEA


Samer Bazyan

Regional Director


Ahmed Mokhles

Executive Vice President, Consumer and Digital Business



Join us at Middle East Com 2015

Packed Conference

The 20th annual Middle East Com conderence will take place on the 29-30 September this year at the Habtoor Grand in Dubai

With competition intensifying and margins being sqeezed, the 2015 conference will identify new avenues for operators to generate regenues. Position ing themselves at the heart of the digital value chain, operators will learn from entrepreneurs and innovators finding success in the digital space. Now is the time to benefit from and prepare for the new digital environment. Operators must refine their strategies to compete with digital companies who are customer-centric and often able to offer their services free of charge. The teleco community is set to choose where it will play in the hyper-connected world and to build the capabilities to succeed. Middle East Com will celebrate digital success at the Digital Leaders Lunch and the new CEO Excellence Awards.

Also new for 2015 will be the Operator Mindshare session, bringing delegates together for operator-led roundtable discussions- the tables will discuss technology advances, innovative services and customer focus. Scheduled on the second day of the conference, delegates will benefit from the opportunity to discuss with their peers, the findings and announcements from the first day of the conference.

  • Inspiring Keynotes where leaders from the Middle East’s digital world share their views on the future of the digital sector
  • Top level operator speakers from the region’s leading operators including– Etisalat, du, STC, Zain, Ooredoo, Nawras, Omantel, PTCL, MTS, Orange
  • Digitisation Strategies and advice for operators from Google
  • Keynote presentation from the Dubai Smart City Committee
  • Keynote presentation from Jumeirah Group’s Vice President of Brand Marketing – lessons on how operators can reposition their brand in the expanding digital ecosystem
  • Return of the CEM focussed stream
  • New focus on Managed Services
  • New focus on Transformation to the Networked Society
  • New focus on Smart Services
  • One-to-one Speed Networking to facilitate meetings and ideas-sharing at the event
  • Networking Opportunities in the exhibition, to share ideas and meet potential partners in an informal environment
  • Co-location with MVNOs Middle East
  • Top new venue – the Mina A’Salam Madinat Jumeirah
  • Interviews and blogs from top speakers before and during the event in Middle East Com emails and publications

Download the programme here

Middle East Com 2014 welcomes:

  • 800 Attendees through the door
  • 298 Companies
  • 55% Operator delegate attendance
  • 66% C-Level / Director / Head delegate attendance
  • 42 Countries

Download the programme here

What you get if you sponsor or exhibit at Middle East Com 2014 – a guaranteed ROI:

  • We guarantee face-to-face meetings with at least 40 senior-level buyers or influencers from the region’s operators.
  • For sponsors, we organise confirmed individual meetings with prospects & buyers of your choice
  • Middle East Com guarantees a minimum attendance of 800 attendees. Which other telco event in the Middle East can match that?
  • Speaking slots provide you and your company with the platform to inform and deliver key messages to a C-Level audience of Middle Eastern decision makers
  • Our extensive marketing campaigns help your company to build its brand presence across the region


Download last year’s post show report here

Don’t be left behind today contact us today sponsor or exhibit: click here 



A good forum to get latest trends in the telco-sector of this region

Gerd, Dir Investments & New Ventures, du

This event has enhanced our experience by learning and listening to other telecom professionals experiences. It was a pleasure to have attended this event

Atef Attili, Retail Sales Manager, Paltel

This was a fantastic opportunity to meet both the telecom operators in the region and the OTT players and explore future opportunities and cooperation in area of digital telecommunication

Said Al-Shanfari, Department Head – Business Development, Nawras, Oman

Very enriching and good for networking

Maria Arnau, Business Development Manager, GEN

It was an excellent event for telecom professionals to know each other and take forward their business

Kazi Md. Saiful Alam, General Manager, Grameenphone Ltd.

Great event, very well organized and very well attended

Mohamad Mourad, Regional Manager Gulf, Google

Successful and full of opportunities

Osama Zahdeh, Business Development Manager, SAP Mobile Services (Sybase 365)

Thank you for an excellent conference, the speed networking worked out quite well

Enda McLoughlin, Sales Director – Middle East, Technotree

Middle East Com 2012 was really very informative and interactive. It gave me the opportunity to meet & know operators, delegates, vas vendors & consultants under the same platform. One of the most fruitful and organized conference I have attended. Full marks to the organizers!

Muzammil Ali, VAS Engineer, Ericsson

I have had the opportunity to meet many relevant people which was my reason of being here

Ramon Valero, Sales Account Executive, Open Wave Mobility

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