Main Conference Programme

Day 1 – Monday, 08 May 2017

10:00 Registration and Refreshments



09:00 Opening Remarks from the Chair

Dr. Oualid Ali

Director of Training and Smart Solutions Center
German University of Technology Oman

10:45 Connected Mobility: The Future of Integrated Transporation

Speaker

Dr. Stephane Dreher

Transportat Data and Statistics Advisor
Ministry of Transport, United Nations Develoment Programme (UNDP), KSA

11:15 VSS and WIM: RTA Licensing Agency Incentives in Monitoring Heavy Vehicles and Driving Behaviors

Speaker

Mohamed Walid Nabhan

Mohamed Walid Nabhan

Director of Monitoring and Enforcement Department
Roads and Transport Authority – Dubai, UAE

11:45 Enabling Smart City with IoT Technologies

Speaker

Zakaraya Alashek

Zakaraya Alashek

Director, Solutions Marketing - Internet of Things
Etisalat, UAE

12:20 Interactive Panel Discussion: Smart Mobility and Multimodal Transportation

Interactive Panel Discussion


13:00 Prayer and Lunch Break

Prayer and Lunch Break


14:00 Mobility Data: Today's Role and Tomorrow's Opportunities

Speaker

Dr. Fethi Filali

Dr. Fethi Filali

Head of Technology
Qatar Mobility Innovations Centre (QMIC), Qatar

14:30 Parking Talk: Why Does It Matter?

Speaker

Mohammed Nabil Ibrahim

Lead Transportation Engineer
Department of Minicipal Affairs and Transport, UAE

15:00 Future Mobility and Transportation for Future Cities

Speaker

Dr. Oualid Ali

Dr. Oualid Ali

Director of Training and Smart Solutions Center; President, FutureCitiesCouncil.org
German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech), Oman

15:30 How the Concept of Learning Plays a Vital Role in Connected Mobility

Speaker

Stefan Schnitzler

Management Consultant
Mercedes-Benz Consulting GmbH, Germany

16:00 Closing Remarks and End of Day 1

Closing Remarks and End of Day 1