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26th February 2024 | Intercontinental Hotel Festival City

Dubai Roadshow

The Dubai Roadshow event is set to be a cornerstone for entrepreneurs and startups in the GCC region, focusing on the dynamic intersection of innovation, networking, and growth. Attendees can expect an immersive experience with a lineup of keynotes from industry leaders, insightful panel discussions on the latest trends and challenges, and a specially curated networking lunch designed to foster meaningful connections. Highlighting the event will be a startup pitch session, offering a platform for emerging talents to showcase their ideas in front of a panel of seasoned investors and industry experts. This event is more than just a gathering; it’s an opportunity to engage with the ecosystem, gain valuable insights, and potentially catalyze the next big idea in the entrepreneurial landscape.

Registration & Welcome Coffee


Al Baraha Ballroom

08:30 - 09:00

Welcome Address

Opening Address

CEO & Co-Founder of MedTech World

09:00 - 09:05

Dr. Dylan Attard

Co-Founder & CEO, MedTech World

Opening Keynote by Dr. Khulood Mohamed Alsayegh


Empowering Innovation: Dr. Khulood Mohamed Alsayegh Sets the Tone in Opening Keynote

09:05 - 09:20

Dr Khulood Alsayegh

Head of Clinical Standards and Guidelines, Health Regulation Sector, Dubai Health Authority

Novel MedTech Sensations: Shaping the Future of Health


Exploring groundbreaking innovations and trends in MedTech

09:20 - 09:50

Andrew Ortega-Verdaguer

CEO, IntelVasc Inc

Dr. Faisal Nawaz

COO and Co-founder, GRRSP

Albert Alterjman

Board Member

Mazin Gadir

Director Of Strategic Partnerships

Ariana Adjani

Co-Founder, Fine Treatment

Keynote by Preci Health


09:50 - 10:05

Laurence Blazianu

Chief Business Officer, PreciHealth SA

Mastering the Art of Investing


Empowering financial success through the mastery of investing strategies

10:05 - 10:35

Shantanu Mukherjee

Founder, Ronin Legal

Josep LI. Sanfeliu

Managing Partner & Co-founder, Asabys Partners

Vikash Sharma

Group CEO, Avisa Smart Hospitals

Anand Govindaluri

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Govin Capital

Shafaat Rasool Hashmi

Chairman, Stalliongates Iandnvestments and CEO & Managing Partner, BrandBeat Global

Coffee & Networking

Coffee break

Cultivating connections over coffee in a networking

10:35 - 10:45

Artificial Intelligence & Big Data: The Game Changers


Unlocking the Potential of Tech in Revolutionising Healthcare & Industry Insights

11:45 - 12:15

Rachel McArthur

MENA Healthcare Journalist & Managing Editor, Digital Ink Media

Philippe Gerwill

Advisory Board at Aimedis & Med-Tech World Summit

Alex Diaconu

CEO & Co-Founder at AiGIA Health

Shaukat Ali Khan

Global Chief Information Officer, Aga Khan University

Dr Hemachandran Kannan

Director - AI Research Centre & Associate Dean, Woxsen University

Dr. Sven Jansen

CEO, Neo Q

Home Ground to Global Markets: Go-to-Market Strategies in MedTech


Navigating MedTech's global landscape

12:15 - 12:40

Mark Moufid Dagher

Consultant, Growth Advisory - Healthcare and Life Sciences, Frost & Sullivan

Dr Ali Tinazli

CEO, Lifespin GmbH

Pilar Fernandez Hermida

Founder at I-EXPAND

Dr. Hamzeh J. Awad, PhD, FHEA.

Senior Academician, Research Chair, Digital and Virtual Health Expert

Engr. Muhammad Mudassar

Strategic Engagement Director, Growth Markets, Monstarlab

Innovating for Tomorrow: Sustainable Strategies in MedTech


Forge a sustainable future in MedTech through innovative strategies

12:40 - 13:00

Raissa Hacohen

Managing Partner, Longevity Venture Partners

Lucas Perez

Life Plus Advisor & AgeTech expert

Ranjan Singh

CEO & Co-Founder, HealthHero


Lunch Break

Karam Al Bahr

13:00 - 13:45

The Seeds of Startup Success


Cultivating insights and strategies for startup success

13:45 - 14:10

Dr. Aman Desai

Founder, Scalpels & Spreadsheets

Utkarsh Singh

General Partner, Lionhouse Capital & Director, JPV Global

Umaima Ahmad

CEO & Co-Founder, 52North

Dr. Alice McGee

Founder & Managing Director at Mara Health

Dr. Meshari F. Alwashmi

CEO, amplifAI

Understanding Medtech Investors: The people perfecting the art of striking the balance between return on investment and impact


Navigating the intersection of profit and impact

14:15 - 14:30

Gil Solomon

Founder, Gil Solomon & Co.

Innovating Across the Healthcare Value Chain


Revolutionising healthcare through end-to-end innovation

14:35 - 15:00

Michael Maylahn

Venture Investments at Plug and Play

Ionut Taranu

Head of Strategy and Innovation, Roche Diagnostics Middle East

Suresh Subramani

Director Commercial Operation, Abdul Latif Jameel Health

Mazin Gadir

Director Of Strategic Partnerships

Pitch by Clinlia


Startup Pitch Competition

15:05 - 15:15

Pitch by iMe


Startup Pitch Competition

15:15- 15:25

Pitch by ezMedSoft


Startup Pitch Competition

15:25 - 15:35

Pitch by IntelVasc


Startup Pitch Competition

15:35 - 15:45

Pitch by Stress Point Health


Startup Pitch Competition

15:45 - 15:55

Pitch Winner Presentation


15:55 - 16:00

Evening Networking Reception


Eclipse Hotel, level 26

16:00 onwards

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