Latest Speaker Profiles:

Here's our index of HI Design MEA Speaker profiles plus some from previous HI Design EMEA events.


2018 Speakers

Philip Wooller, Director for the Middle East and Africa, STR Global
Caroline Williams, Science Journalist
Jesper Godsk, Founding Partner and CEO of LW Design Group
Carol Finnie, Regional Portfolio Director for the Middle East, DWP
Diane Thorsen, Principal & Design Director of the Perkins+Will's Dubai studio
Pallavi Dean, Owner & Design Director, Pallavi Dean Interiors

2017 Speakers

Philip Wooller, Director for the Middle East and Africa, STR Global
Jean Michel Gathy, Principal of Denniston
Isabel Pintado, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Middle East & Africa, WILSON ASSOCIATES
Marcos Cain, Principal & Founder, STICKMAN TRIBE
Jean Luc Fourrier, Senior Director, Asset Management - Hotels, MAJID AL FUTTAIM PROPERTIES LLC
Oliver Baxter MSc, Bsc - Insight Programme Manager MEA
Guy Dittrich, Freelance writer, Presenter and Moderator.
Patrick Waring, Partner, SILVERFOX STUDIOS PTE LTD

2016 Speakers

Michael Bedner, formerly of Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA)
Jamie Chappell, Global Business Director, Horwath HTL
Rolf Schmidt, Founder and Managing Owner of TOPHOTELPROJECTS

2015 Speakers

Una Barac, Group Director, Scott Brownrigg
Charles Leon, Director, Leon Black
Inge Moore, Principal and Creative Director of The Gallery HBA and President Europe of HBA International
Hakan Ozkasikci, Director of Architecture, InterContinental Brand, Europe
James Chappell, Global Business Director, Horwath HTL
Catherine Martin, Editor, Sleeper
Graeme Codrington, Co-Founder and International Director of TomorrowToday, a global firm of futurists and business strategists