ProMedia International prepares the launch of the Arabian Social Media Conference & Exhibition, the first international event to be held in Kuwait at the Radisson Blu Hotel on May 9 & 10, 2012 under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Communication Mr. Salim Alozainah.
The event Manager of the Organizing Committee, Noor Al-Mousa stressed the importance of this topic at this time, especially in this ever growing digital world which is impacting media and advertising, direct services to institutions, companies and individuals. Among the panel of speakers, includes Mr. Zaid Rahhal who is the Head of Regional Sales at Yahoo!. Mr. Patrick Atallah, CEO of 90:10 Group, a famous social networking consultancy with offices throughout Europe and Middle East. Also, Mr. Ramzi Halabi & Zafer Younis from The Online Project will deliver important presentations on the future of social networks and the reasons that make social media different in the Middle East than the rest of the world. Ms. Rasha Mourtada who is a researcher at the Dubai School of Government will talk about the effect of information technology, telecommunications, government and societal transformation in the Arab World.
The participating companies are:
•Yahoo! Maktoob is Main Sponsor
•Central Agency for Information Technology is Official Sponsor
•Facelift is Gold Sponsor
•Bayt.com is the Strategic Career Partner
•Knockbook is Digital Sponsor
•Yabila is Mobile & Registration Sponsor
•Kuwait Finance House is USB Sponsor
•Australian College of Kuwait is Supporting this event.
•From the Exhibitors: The Social Media Club, Ministry of Communication, Kuwait Information Technical Society.
Ms. Noor Al Mousa is calling for those who would be interested in this event. Delegates and participants will learn about the latest social networking technology through a two day conference. All new updates can be found on the event website www.arabiansocialmedia.com