ICF Congress 2018 - Muscat, Oman

The 28th annual ICF Congress took place from 15-19 October, 2018 in Muscat, Oman.


Located in the beautiful and modern community of Al Mouj, Muscat, and encompassing over six kilometers of stunning coastline, 5 star Kempinski Hotel Muscat was an unparalleled luxury host of the congress in the capital of Oman.



    sessions with presentations

    Global and Regional Outlook

    Mr. Tim Fox, Head of Research & Chief Economist, Emirates NBD


    Duqm The New Industrial & Logistic Hub Of Oman
    Mr. Reggy Vermeulen, CEO, Port of Duqm Company SAOC


    The Middle East Projects Market: The Main Drivers, Opportunities And Challenges In 2018 And Beyond
    Mr. Edward James, Director, MEED Projects


    The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia’s Transformation: Realizing Vision 2030’
    Mr. Abdulaziz Alghifaili, Business Development Manager, ICT Investment Attraction & Development, SAGIA

    AWCA Power’s Prospects And Outlook For Power Generation In The Region
    Mr. Mr. Yousef Al-Zuhair, Business Development Manager, ACWA Power International


    "Simplexity” Drives The Next Wave Of Innovation @ The Intersection Of Disruptive Technologies
    Prof. Anuraj Gambhir, Strategic Advisor and Innovation Catalyst, Steadworks


    Trade War: Who Wins And Who Loses

    Hui Shan, Vice President, Goldman Sachs


    Capturing The Opportunities From Belt And Road Initiative

    Mr. Sukrant Gupta, Head, China Outbound and Belt & Road Initiative, Commercial Banking, HSBC


    Iran, Opportunities And Challenges

    Mr. Homan Harandian, CEO, Griffon Capital


    Regional Analysis: The Middle East Wire And Cable Industry

    Mr. Philip Radbourne, Director, Wire & Cable, Integer Research LTD.



    CEOs Roundtable

    Mr. Philip Radbourne, Session Moderator


    Mr. Andrew Shaw, Managing Director,, Dubai Cable Company (Private) LTD.
    Mr. Ali Habaj, CEO, Oman Cables Industry (SAOG)
    Mr. Hamid Al Zayani, Managing Director, Midal Cables LTD., Bahrain
    Mr. Alireza Kolahi, CEO, Abhar Wire and Cable Co., Iran


          Analysis 2018
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