Tuesday, 6-Feb at 11:50-12:30
Envisioning the GCC
The Gulf Cooperation Council shares many things, including a range of visions – blueprints for economic development. These encompass transport, infrastructure and industry. How will these plans affect industrial investment, and the project sector? Jennifer Alguinado, Transport & Technologies Editor with MEED, a key resource for Middle Eastern business intelligence, shares insights on what to expect from the GCC’s ambitious visions.
Keynote: Jennifer Alguinado, Logistics & Transport Editor, MEED
Jennifer Aguinaldo possesses over 15 years of experience as a journalist, analyst and consultant across the Middle East and Asia. Her research work spans multiple disciplines including IT and telecoms, process controls and automation, security and surveillance, transport, rail, logistics, aviation and smart cities. As a consultant, she has advised international and regional blue-chip companies on their market entry or expansion strategies into the Middle East region. Alguinado holds a bachelor’s degree in education, specialising in computer technologies and business administration, from the University of Santo Tomas Philippines.
MEED is the Middle East’s leading business intelligence service, providing in high-level information, networking and advisory services to support international businesses in the region.