Future Cities Show, DWTC, 9-11 April

Future Cities Show, DWTC, 9-11 April


Future Cities Show is taking place from 9 – 11th April 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre. The show emphasizes on three key themes – Environmental, Economic and Social matters – and features over 50 highly specialized speakers in IoT & big data, Blockchain technology, carbon capturing, green tech, smart technology and futuristic mobility and safety solutions, as well as smart building development and happy societies.

The show aims to bring together environmentalists, sustainability leaders, innovators, solution providers, healthcare practitioners, security vendors, energy consultants, manufacturers, bankers, builders, urban developers, architectures, investors, mayors, and students under one roof to interact, discuss and showcase solutions for a smart sustainable future.


From NXN, our colleague Yousef Khalili will be chairing the IOT and its smart application across industries panel on 10 April at 15:10 PM. This session will cover topics on IoT and its functionality, how it is revolutionizing various industries and what are the challenges with IoT which need to be addressed.



  • Jawad Jalal Abbassi, Head of MENA, GSMA
  • Ammar Sabbagh, Head of IOT Solutions and Smart cities – Middle East & Africa, Ericsson
  • Kumar Prasoon, Group Chief Information Officer (CIO), Safeer Group