Our Middle East Keynote Speakers

Covering a vast range of topics surrounding Middle Eastern affairs: from arts and culture to business and banking, these speakers offer in-depth expertise on topics such as conflict in the Middle East and Dubai’s success story.

Our most requested Middle East speakers

Farah Pandith

First ever Special Representative to Muslim Communities for the United States Department of State

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Nigel Farage

Long serving UKIP Leader and Brexit Campaigner

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Sayeeda Warsi

Britain's First Muslim Government Minister

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Abdullah Gul

President of the Republic of Turkey

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Basmah Bint Saud

Granddaughter of King Abdulaziz, founder of the Saudi state and youngest daughter of his son King Sa...

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David Miliband

Inspirational Statesman

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Jack Straw

Former Home Secretary and Foreign Secretary under Prime Minister Tony Blair

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Adrian Bradshaw

Recent Deputy Supreme Allied Commander NATO Europe

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Afshin Molavi

Expert on global geo-political risk and geo-economics, parti...

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Amer Al Rawas

Transformation Business Leader

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Bernard Kouchner

Former French Minister of Foreign and European Affairs in Sa...

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Fatima Bhutto

Political Poet and Writer

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Greg Fairlie

Dubai-based Presenter and Broadcaster

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Ian Goldin

Former Vice President and Head of Policy, World Bank, former...

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Igor Ivanov

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Russia

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James Wolfensohn

A legendary figure in global finance, James Wolfensohn’s u...

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Jeffrey Sachs

Renowned Development Economist, Director of Earth Institute ...

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John Sfakianakis

Director of Economics Research, Gulf Research Centre

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Lale Ansingh

Founder and Managing Director, RAWAJ PR

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