Keynote Speakers

Yasser ElKady

Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Egypt


Cherine Chalaby

Vice Chairman, ICANN Board of Directors, ICANN

Akram Atallah

President, Domain Names Division (GDD), ICANN

Salam Yamout

Regional Director, Middle East for the Internet Society



Abdulrahman Almarzouqi

Manager of Internet Advancement, TRA UAE

Allan Ghazi

Member, Advisory Council, Public Interest Registry (PIR)

Amr Elsadr

Manager, Polcicy Development, ICANN

Ashraf Abdelwahab

CTO, Africa Initiatives, Microsoft

Baher Esmat

VP, Global Stakeholder Engagement, Middle East, ICANN

Bob Ochieng

Manager, Global Stakeholder Engagement, Africa, ICANN

Christine Arida

Executive Director for Telecom Services and Planning, National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA)

David Dean

Independent Consultant

Dina Mazzawi

CEO, Tut International

Edward Lewis

Senior Technologist, ICANN

Essam Maged

CEO and Co-Founder, Unplugged

Fady Ramzy

Founder and President, InsideOut Today

Fahd Batayneh

Manager, Global Stakeholder Engagement, Middle East, ICANN

Gamal Hegazi

Board Director, Internet Masr

George Salama

Head of Public Policy and Government Relations, Twitter

Giovanni Seppia

External Relations Manager, EURid

Hadia El Miniawi

Director, DNS Entrepreneurship Center (DNS-EC)

Hisham Aboulyazed

Senior Manager for Information Society Affairs, National Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (NTRA)

Ines Hfaiedh

Executive Comittee Representative for Africa, Non-Commercial Users Constituency (NCUC), ICANN

Ken Hansen

Founder, Blockchain Roadshow

Luna Madi

Director, Communications, EMEA

Manal Ismail

Executive Director for International Technical Coordination, National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA)

Marta Baylina

Policy and Legal Officer, CORE

Mohammed Al-Ammouri

Business Development Manager, MENAA, CentralNIC

Mokgabudi Lucky Masilela

CEO, South Africa Central Registry (ZACR)

H.E. Nadia Zakhary

Former Minister of Scientific Research

Nancy Salem

Senior Research Officer, Access to Knowledge for Development

Nashwa Abdelbaki

Information Security Program Director, Nile University

Oriette Nayel

University Relations Leader, IBM Egypt

Tom Berrett

President and Founder, EnCirca Inc.

Wael Khalil

Senior Adviser, Hosting and Cloud, Orange Egypt

Wafa Dahmani

Senior Engineer

Willie Elamien

Managing Director, Flat6Labs Cairo