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Speakers

Plenary speakers

Emerging Markets Editor and Anchor, CNN
CEO, MAN
Chairman of Goldman Sachs International and Former President of the European Commission.
Minister of Transport and Communications, Oman
State Secretary, Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Germany
Co-Founder, CEO and Pilot Solar Impulse
Futurist and innovation expert
Secretary General, IRU
IT and transport expert and disruptor
Kevin Gaskell, CEO, entrepreneur and adventurer
Entrepreneur and founder of Snips.ai
Minister in charge of Energy and Infrastructure of the Eurasian Economic Commission
IRU President
IVECO Brand President
Mohsin Haider Darwish
Volocopter

Roundtable speakers

News anchor and moderator
Senior Vice president for Overland, Middle East & Africa with Kuehne + Nagel
CEO, Oman Post Company
CEO, Mwasalat (formerly known as Oman National Transport Company)
Group Chief Executive ASYAD
General Manager of Land Transport Development at the Saudi Arabia Public Transport Authority
President of NAFL
Regional Advisor on Transport and Logistics, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA)
EU Tech Policy Reporter & Independent Journalist
Deputy Director General, European Commission (DG MOVE)
CEO of ERTICO
EVP, Chief Revenue Officer, Manufacturing & Supply Chain - OCTAL
Founder of the e-CMR protocol and the e-CMR TransFollow platform
Commercial Manager at Maersk and IBM's joint TradeLens project
Partner in McKinsey & Company’s Hong Kong office
Co-founder & CEO, EmptyTrips
General Secretary of the International Transport Workers’ Federation
Co-founder & CEO, WhereIsMyTransport
Head of Alliance (Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi) LCV Strategy and Business Development
Chief Executive Officer of the Cross-Border Road Transport Agency South Africa
CEO and cofounder, Bestmile
Minister of Transport of Afghanistan
Senior Project Manager, Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO)
Chief Operating Officer, CargoX
UN Environment’s Air Quality and Mobility Unit
Operations Director East African Online Transport Agency
Managing Director, Knowles Transport
Chief Executive Officer, Agility Oman
Chief Operating Officer: First Vehicles
World Bank Transport Practice Manager for Pakistan, Afghanistan and the Middle East and North Africa region
Director of Sustainable Transport Division at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Managing Director at ROOM 7540
Training Director, Mowasalat
CEO, Innovation Copilots
Author, Independent Expert Logistics Advisor, Visiting Lecturer
Chief of Trade and Market Intelligence at the International Trade Centre
Head of Open Location Platform Business Development - IoT, HERE Technologies
Principal Industry Consultant at CHAMP Cargosystems
Chairman of the C-Roads Platform
Chairman of the Board, Mootor Grupp
Technology & Emerging Business, Logistics at Ericsson
Acting Deputy Governor for Trade Facilitation Office, Saudi Customs
Land Transport Network Planning Section at the Qatar Ministry of Transport and Communication
Former Minister of Economy & Trade, Lebanon; former Chief Economist, Dubai International Financial Centre
Associate partner at Sales-Lentz Group
International Association of Public Transport (UITP) Director of MENA and Center for Transport Excellence Dubai, United Arab Emirates
CEO Ninatrans
President and CEO of American Trucking Associations
Senior business and project development manager
Manager for Latin America, Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI)
Managing Director of the Belgian Professional Association of Private Bus and Coach Operators (FBAA)
Head of International Business, YMM