Main Conference Programme

Day 1 – Monday, 11 December 2017

08:30 Registration and Refreshments

Registration and Refreshments


09:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks by the Conference Chair

Speaker

Tim Piper

Tim Piper

Managing Director
Transpo Group, UAE

09:10 Keynote Address: Vehicle Safety Service (VSS) by Road Transport Authority Dubai

Speaker

Mohamed Nabhan

Mohamed Nabhan

Monitoring and Enforcement Director
Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) Dubai, UAE

09:40 Innovation in the Fleet Management Sector

Speaker

Kaushik Burman

Kaushik Burman

Director - Retail Commercial Fleets
Shell, Singapore

10:10 Panel Discussion: Need for Effective Data Management for Building Smart Cities

Panelists

Mohamed Nabhan

Mohamed Nabhan

Monitoring and Enforcement Director
Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) Dubai, UAE

  

Dr. Turhan Bilgili 
Project Manager and Senior Consultant
Al Majdouie, KSA
   

Zaim Z. Azrak
CEO
Location Solutions Middle East, UAE


10:40 Coffee and Networking Break

Coffee and Networking Break


11:00 The Death of the Private Car – The New Realm of Fleet Management

Speaker

Manish Malhotra

Manish Malhotra

Regional Head - MEA and Vice President - Automotive Accessories and Parts Dept. - IT & Electronics Dept.
Toyota Tsusho Asia Pacific, UAE

11:30 The Growing Transportation & Connected Car Platform of the UAE

Speaker

Zakaraya Al Ashek

Zakaraya Al Ashek

Director / Solutions Marketing - Internet of Things
Etisalat Digital, UAE

12:00 The Value of Traditional Telematics in Smart Connected Economy and IoT

Speaker

Alexander Smirnov

Alexander Smirnov

Business Development Director- Middle East
Gurtam, UAE

12:30 Coffee and Networking Break

Coffee and Networking Break


12:50 Panel Discussion: Autonomous Trucks and Commercial Vehicles - Moving Towards Safer or Unsafer Environments?

Panelists


Manish Malhotra
Regional Head - MEA and General Manager - Automotive Accessories and Electronics Department, Toyota Tsusho Asia Pacific, UAE
Zakaraya Al Ashek
Director / Solutions Marketing - Internet of Things, Etisalat Digital, UAE
Alexander Smirnov
Business Development Director Middle East, Gurtam, UAE
Dr. Turhan Bilgili
Project Manager and Senior Consultant, Al Majdouie, KSA

13:20 Commercial Fleet Telematics

Speaker

Youssef Beydoun

Youssef Beydoun

Head of Cargo Business Relationships
Dubai Airports, UAE

13:50 Digital Fleet Tyre Management and Preventive Maintenance

Speakers

Anil Sharma

Anil Sharma

Truck and Bus Marketing Manager
Michelin, UAE

 

Fabien Taillardat
Business Segment Manager, Michelin, UAE

15:20 Closing Remarks from the Chair and End of Day 1

Closing Remarks from the Chair and End of Day 1