Bringing together the most prominent of creative minds and successful intellectuals, Creative Industry Summit has succeeded for the fifth year in a raw in creating a platform for innovative mindsets & creations.
With three specially innovative tracks, the summit took place on 2 halls at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza Hotel where attendees witnessed talks & panel discussions of ultimate inspiration.
Inviting all sorts of entrepreneurs and intellectuals from the advertising, media marketing, e-commerce, technology and even cooking innovation fields, the expansion continues in CIS.
The Advertising, Media & Marketing track was packed with a big number of speakers, among them are: Author and Reporter at Huffington Post, Chaker Khazaal; author of “Young China”, Zak Daychwald; Regional Head of Creative Shop at Facebook & Instagram MENA, Weera Saad; Business Development Manager of Uber MENA, Nour Ahmadein; CEO of I-Events, Amr Mansi; Festival Director of the Cairo International Film Festival, Mohamed Hefzy; Yasmine Shihata, Founder & CEO of Supreme Publications Ltd. and Venus Media & PR; and the Commercial Director of P&G Egypt, Heba Saleh.
While some of the speakers at the E-commerce & Technology track are: Verizon Media’s RYOT’s Creative Director, Ricky Baba and Head of R&D, Herve Visira; CEO & Founder of Ethos Media, Navjeet Chhina; Andro Nabil, Marketing Communication & PR Manager at Realme Egypt; Reem Alameddin, Head of Operations at CashU Jordan; Founder & Chairman of Himangel, Dr. Khalid Ismail; and Managing Director of SAP, Hoda Mansour.
The track of food Innovation focuses on exploring the future of the industry in addition to the creative aspects that comprise the basis of a restaurant’s success in the market. Headlining this track is Zooba’s Country Manager, Ahmed Fahmy and Alia El Askalany, Founder & Head Chef at Lulu’s Kitchen.
As of September of 2019, the Creative Industry Summit is expanding to another conference in Lebanon. The Summit is usually held twice a year, making the one in Lebanon the second in the year.