Day 2 - Diaspora Models - Talent Mobilisation

 

June 28 
Investment and innovation strategies for Smart Cities

09:00 - 09:10

Introduction

 

Introduction to the programme

Set-up and welcome

09:10 - 09:25

Keynote

 

The critical elements for talent mobilization

  • Speaker

    Dr. Vishal Sharma
    Principal
    Metanoai, Silicon Valley

09:25 - 09:40

Keynote

 

Talent Mobilization experiences from Around the world

The morning sessions will see various members of the Diaspora present an overview of their work and achievements, with a focus on how to potentially partner with the Algerian ecosystem.

  • Speaker

    Shervin Bakhtiari
    TMT Innovation, Business, & Investment Consultant & Advisor
    China

09:40 - 10:30

Panel #1

 

Diaspora Experts sharing knowhow and technology development experiences. Topic: Smart Cities and Leapfrog Technologies

  • Chair

    Prof. Adel Belouchrani
    Founding Member
    Algerian Academy of Science and Technology

  • Speaker

    Prof. Mérouane Debbah
    Director of Huawei R&D
    France

  • Speaker

    Karim Dakki
    Advisor and Acting CFO
    Immotor.ae

  • Speaker

    Dr. Abdelkrim Doufene
    USA

  • Speaker

    Dr. Samir Taghzout

  • Speaker

    Dr Moussab Djerrab

  • Speaker

    Mohamed Kies

  • Speaker

    Nassim Belaouar

10:30 - 11:00

Networking Break

 

Networking Break

11:00 - 11:20

Keynote

 

The role of governments in talent mobilization

 

11:20 - 11:40

Keynote

 

Experiences and success stories in talent mobilization

11:40 - 12:00

Keynote

 

What worked and what didn’t in Talent Mobilization

12:00 - 13:00

Panel #2

 

What is talent looking for? How to jump start the process? Looking at examples of success, what has worked and why? 

  • Chair

    Peter Lyons
    Partnership Development Lead
    World Economic Forum, New York

  • Speaker

    Walid Behar

  • Speaker

    Saida Hamzaoui
    CEO

  • Speaker

    Ammin Yousouf

  • Speaker

    Samson Assefa