Wharton MENA Conference 2016

MENA Emerging: Resilience Amidst Uncertainty

Saturday, April 9, 2016 - Wharton Campus

Agenda

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration and Breakfast (Forum)
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Opening Keynote Address (G06)
Joe Saddi - Partner, Middle East, Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company)
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM Private Equity Keynote (G06)
Pradeep Ramamurthy - Managing Director, Abraaj Group
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM Break (Forum)
10:45 AM – 11:45 AM Energy Panel (G55) Youth and Employment Panel (G06)
11:45 AM – 12:00 PM Break (Forum)
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Real Estate Panel (G55) Entrepreneurship Panel (G06)
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Lunch (MBA Café)
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM Afternoon Remarks (G06)
Geoffrey Garrett - Dean, The Wharton School
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM Afternoon Keynote Address (G06)
His Excellency Omar Saif Ghobash - Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Russia
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Healthcare Keynote (G06)
Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil - Founder and Managing Director, VPS Healthcare
Madeline Bell - President and CEO, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Ralph Muller - CEO, University of Pennsylvania Health System
4:30 PM – 4:45 PM Break (Forum)
4:45 PM – 5:45 PM Logistics Keynote (G06)
Essa Al-Saleh - President and CEO, Agility Global Integrated Logistics
Christian Albrecht - Aviation Expert
Liz Dahan - Director, Brunswick Group
5:45 PM – 6:00 PM Closing Remarks (G06)
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Reception (Forum)