GULF COOPERATION
COUNCIL COUNTRIES

  • UAE
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Qatar
  • Bahrain
  • Oman
  • Kuwait

FAST-GROWING
COMPANIES MEET
GCC PRIVATE OFFICES

GCC BUSINESS FORUM

PREMIER B2B EVENT

Dubai, UAE

26th February 2024
Two Seasons Hotel, Dubai Internet City
GCC BUSINESS FORUM

GCC BUSINESS FORUM

PREMIER B2B EVENT

Dubai, UAE

26th February 2024
Two Seasons Hotel, Dubai Internet City

GULF COOPERATION
COUNCIL COUNTRIES

  • UAE
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Qatar
  • Bahrain
  • Oman
  • Kuwait

FAST-GROWING
COMPANIES MEET
GCC PRIVATE OFFICES

REVOLUTIONIZING AI NETWORKING

REVOLUTIONIZING AI NETWORKING

Honorary President
Dr. Abdulrahmaan Al Ansaari
Honorary President
Dr. Abdulrahmaan Al Ansaari
Chairman and Founder of MULTIVERSE
Owner of Apollonia Capital Advisors

$5B

Total Turnover of Companies Selected to Participate in the GCC Forum

GCC FORUM Unite the Fastest-Growing Companies from
America, Asia, and Europe

financial times

2022 & 2023
Rankings

The Fastest-Growing Companies are eager to Expand in the GCC Region

The Fastest-Growing Companies are eager to Expand in the GCC Region

EUROPE
  • EUROPE
  • 48%
America
  • America
  • 23%
Asia
  • Asia
  • 18%
others
  • others
  • 11%

Jeremy

ALSTON

Regional Advisor

Fifty Technology
Financial Times

Gene

YOO

Chief Executive Officer

Resecurity, Inc.
Financial Times

Davide

DONNA

Data analytic and IT Solution

The Information 
Lab Italia and Spain
Financial Times

Sylvia
CASSET

Executive director

Ilon Materiel
Financial Times

Michael
RIEDL

Chief Executive Officer

Team Internet
Financial Times
Dieter 
SANYGIN

Dieter
SANYGIN

CEO

Dimaxbau GmbH
Financial Times

Daniel
LO

CEO

GoGoChart Technology Limited
Financial Times

Onur

PEKGOZ

CEO

Ilon Materiel
Financial Times

Dharmesh
ANJARIA

Director

Dynacons Systems & Solutions Ltd
Financial Times

Ahmad
HALABI

Managing Director

Resecurity
Financial Times

Turbaashu
BHATTACHARYA

Business Unit Head

Roserve Enviro
Financial Times
Natalia
ISHCHENKO

Natalia
ISHCHENKO

Chief Executive Officer

UnaFinancial
Financial Times

OUR GAME-CHANGING APP WILL REVOLUTIONIZE YOUR NETWORKING APPROACH

No more trying to find the right person
in a crowd of attendees.

The GCC Forum App revolutionizes your networking experience by providing percentage-based business
AI matching. The higher the percentage aligns with another participant, the more likely it is to seal the deal.

The app is available on the Apple Store and Google Play, but only registered event participants will receive a login and password to create their profile.

Each attendee will be invited to answer 50 questions tailored to the target audience's objectives for the GCC Business Forum.

AI will process your responses to align with all attendees' profiles, offering you a personalized list of all attendees with an individual match percentage.

Simply reach out to attendees at the top of your AI B2B Matchmaking List, signaling a higher potential for mutual business collaboration.

OUR GAME-CHANGING APP WILL REVOLUTIONIZE YOUR NETWORKING APPROACH

No more trying to find the right person
in a crowd of attendees.

The GCC Forum App revolutionizes your networking experience by providing percentage-based business
AI matching. The higher the percentage aligns with another participant, the more likely it is to seal the deal.

The app is available on the Apple Store and Google Play, but only registered event participants will receive a login and password to create their profile.

Each attendee will be invited to answer 50 questions tailored to the target audience's objectives for the GCC Business Forum.

AI will process your responses to align with all attendees' profiles, offering you a personalized list of all attendees with an individual match percentage.

Simply reach out to attendees at the top of your AI B2B Matchmaking List, signaling a higher potential for mutual business collaboration.

AGENDA FOR FEBRUARY 26, 2024

AGENDA FOR FEBRUARY 26, 2024

08:45-09:45

Registration | Coffee | Networking AI Matchmaking | Profile Activation

09:45-10:00

Mr. Ahmed ELNAGGAR, PRESENTER

10:00-10:30

Dr. Abdulrahmaan AL ANSAARI

Honorary President of the GCC Forum

Chairman and Founder of Multiverse

Owner of Apollonia Capital Advisors

The Future of New Banking: Navigating Trends and Innovations in the GCC

10:30-10:50

H.E. Marwan JASSIM AL SARKAL

KEYNOTE

Managing Partner Chapter 3|Board Member of VAAN
MOBILITY| Best Government Spokesperson 2018 | Best CEO
under 40 in the Middle East

Driving Innovation, Sustainability, and Global Partnerships: Shaping the Future of Business in the UAE

10:50-11:10

Khalid AL ALI

KEYNOTE

Regional Director – Africa
DUBAI CHAMBERS

The Role of Dubai Chamber in Fostering Business Opportunities and Investment Initiatives in Dubai

10:50-11:20

Roundtable Session | Business Dialogue | Seating Arrangements

THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA

Designated for BUSINESS Attendees

THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA

THE VIP ROUNDTABLE AREA

Reserved for PREMIUM Attendees and VIP GUESTS

THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA
11:20-11:30
AI MATCHMAKING BUSINESS SURVEY

AI MATCHMAKING BUSINESS SURVEY

  • Open the GCC Forum App.
  • Navigate to the AI Matchmaking section.
  • Answer the provided questions.
  • Let AI arrange all attendees regarding your business goals.
  • Receive a list of all potential business partners.
  • Start networking with those who are at the top of your list.
11:30-12:00

B2B Meetings Enhanced by AI | Tailored Networking Opportunities | Coffee Break

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

Designated for BUSINESS Attendees to engage with Attendees from the same category

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

THE VIP BUSINESS AREA

Reserved for PREMIUM Attendees and VIP GUESTS to engage with CEOs of companies with turnovers ranging from $1 million to $1 billion, investors from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA
12:00-12:20

Mr. Saleh Ahmed ALBADI

SPEAKER

Chaiman
NAS Oman Intrernational LLC

Exploring Business Frontiers in Oman: Unveiling Lucrative Prospects and Innovative Ventures for the Upcoming GCC Forum

12:40-13:00

Dr. Mohammad OBEIDAT

SPEAKER

Associate Professor of Marketing

American University in Dubai

Cultural Insights: Navigating Consumer Behavior in GCC Countries

13:00-13:30

Roundtable Session | Business Dialogue | 
Seating Arrangements

THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA

Designated for BUSINESS Attendees

THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA

THE VIP ROUNDTABLE AREA

Reserved for PREMIUM Attendees and VIP GUESTS

THE COMMON ROUNDTABLE AREA
13:30-14:30

B2B Meetings Enhanced by AI | Tailored Networking Opportunities | Lunch  

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

Designated for BUSINESS Attendees

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

THE VIP BUSINESS AREA

Reserved for Premium Attendees and VIP GUESTS

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA
14:30-14:50

Mr. Ahmed ELNAGGAR

SPEAKER

Managing Director
Elnaggar & Partners

Succession Planning in the UAE. UAE Wills and UAE Foundations

14:50-15:10

Reg ATHWAL

KEYNOTE

Executive Chairman | TAO Legacy Holdings
Founder & CEO | Verchool Tech Ventures
Bestselling Author & Global Educator

Safeguarding a Family Legacy in a Complex World: Single/Multi Family Offices vs. Family Business Conglomerates/Holdings

15:10-15:40

His Eminence Shyalpa Tenzin RINPOCHE

KEYNOTE

Wencheng Gongzhu International Foundation
Center for Enlightenment in Millerton

Make Peace more Fashionable than War

15:40-16:00

Dr. Hanan AL MHEIRI

SPEAKER

Founder
Hanan Empire

The impact of leadership and organizational culture on knowledge sharing behavioral intentions among employees

16:00-17:00

B2B Meetings Enhanced by AI | Tailored Networking Opportunities | Coffee Break

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

Designated for BUSINESS Attendees

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

THE VIP BUSINESS AREA

Reserved for PREMIUM Attendees and VIP GUESTS

THE COMMON NETWORKING AREA

ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS WITH AI-ASSIGNED SEATING ARRANGEMENTS

ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS WITH AI-ASSIGNED SEATING ARRANGEMENTS

ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS WITH AI-ASSIGNED
SEATING ARRANGEMENTS ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS WITH AI-ASSIGNED
SEATING ARRANGEMENTS

Register for GCC Forum in Dubai in person, activate your account, and select the topics below that align best with your business interests.

For each selected topic, specify your role to enable AI to allocate a balanced number of clients/providers at each round table session.

Discover your personalized agenda, featuring table numbers for round table sessions on the first day of the in-person premier B2B event

Attend the event for exclusive Speed Business Dating facilitated by moderators, ensuring guaranteed speaking time for each participant.

GCC FORUM INFORMATION

GCC FORUM INFORMATION

  • For participants of the GCC Forum, there is a special rate for accommodation starting from $150 per night with breakfast for single occupancy at the recommended hotel, TWO SEASONS Hotel, Dubai Internet City.
  • After registration and payment, you will receive an email within one business day with a link to book your room.
  • You can choose the room category at your discretion by reading the booking terms and conditions in advance.
  • All expenses related to the organization of the trip (flight, accommodation, taxi, insurance, visa, accompanying persons), as well as any personal expenses, are fully covered by the participants themselves.
  • If you register two or more participants, you need to include a personal email for each participant. Otherwise, you will not be able to complete the registration process.
  • If you pay by bank card, you will receive 1) an invoice from Stripe, 2) payment receipt and GCC Forum confirmation of participation.
  • If you have not received these emails, please check your Spam folder.
  • If you choose to pay by bank transfer, you will receive an invoice which must be paid within 7 calendar days. After payment (no later than the last day indicated in the invoice) the payment confirmation must be sent to info@gccforum.com
  • Once the funds have been credited, your participation will be confirmed and you will receive a payment receipt and confirmation of participation from the GCC Forum.
  • If you have any questions, please contact us at info@gccforum.com
  • The GCC Forum does not provide compensation/refunds for purchased tickets, regardless of the reason why the participant is unable to attend the event.
  • If the participant cancels its participation before 5 February, the GCC Forum offers the option to transfer the ticket to another person.
  • The ticket can only be transferred once. Information about the new participant should be sent to info@gccforum.com before 5 February 2024.

Registration fees

Registration fees

BUSINESS
February 26th
$960
  • One-day Program: February 26th
  • Access to the common networking area for engaging with Attendees from the BUSINESS category.
  • Participation in roundtable sessions with Attendees from the BUSINESS category.
  • Access to AI Matchmaking to connect with potential partners among Attendees from the BUSINESS category.
  • Participant Package
  • 2 Coffee Breaks
  • Lunch

The Business Pass costs $1520
starting from February 22nd

REGISTER NOW

PREMIUM
February 26th
$1840
  • One-day Program: February 26th
  • Access to the VIP Business Lounge for engaging with CEOs of high-growth companies ranked by the Financial Times from EU, Asia, USA, investment companies, private office representatives from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests.
  • Participation in roundtable sessions with CEOs of high-growth companies ranked by the Financial Times from EU, Asia, USA, investment companies, private office representatives from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests.
  • Access to AI Matchmaking to connect with potential partners among with CEOs of high-growth companies ranked by the Financial Times from EU, Asia, USA, investment companies, private office representatives from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests.
  • Participant Package
  • 2 Coffee Breaks
  • Lunch

The Premium Pass costs $2260
starting from February 22nd

REGISTER NOW

VIP
February 26th & 27th
$3260
  • Two-day Program: February 26th&27th
  • Business trip to Abu Dhabi: February 27th
  • Visits to Public Authorities and Ministries as part of the Delegation for Expanding Business in the UAE
  • Business Lunch
  • Transfer by a comfortable coach Dubai-Abu Dhabi-Dubai
  • 1 Page A4 Company Profile showcasing your expertise in the Ultra Glossy Directory*
  • Certificate of Participation in both printed and electronic formats*
  • Display of your company logo at the GCC Forum Photo Wall*
  • Personalized Name Badge featuring your photo*
  • Access to the VIP Business Lounge for engaging with CEOs of high-growth companies ranked by the Financial Times from EU, Asia, USA, investment companies, private office representatives from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests.
  • Participation in roundtable sessions with CEOs of high-growth companies ranked by the Financial Times from EU, Asia, USA, investment companies, private office representatives from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests.
  • Access to AI Matchmaking to connect with potential partners among with CEOs of high-growth companies ranked by the Financial Times from EU, Asia, USA, investment companies, private office representatives from GCC countries, and other distinguished VIP Guests.
  • Participant Package
  • 2 Coffee Breaks
  • Lunch

*All items subject to submission of required information by February 15th*

The VIP Pass costs $3720
starting from February 22nd

REGISTER NOW