MEET OUR SPEAKERS

DAY 1

Opening Ceremony

Ms. Seffen Faten

Head of the International Department at the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of the Center

M. Nejib Mellouli

President of the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of the Center

M. Mahmoud Elyes Hamza

Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries

M. Manuel Valiente

Analytical Chemistry Professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. PRIMA & NEX-LABS project coordinator

M. Octavi Quintana Trias

Director of PRIMA Foundation

M. Martin Heibel

Communication Manager - ENI CBC Med Programme

M. Gustavo Pérez

Senior Project Manager; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. PRIMA & NEX-LABS project manager

Regional Conference

Key Note

M. Ramy Boujawdeh

Deputy General Manager of Berytech

M. Bassel Daher

Convergence Research Incubator. Assistant Research Scientist | Texas A&M Energy Institute. Adjunct Assistant Professor | Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. Research Fellow | Institute for Science, Technology, and Public Policy

WEF NEXUS PANEL

M. Mondher Khanfir

Board Member at AMA @ Station F. Co-Founder & VP at Tunisia Africa Business Council. Head of the Think Tank “For a shared prosperity in Africa”. Governance Expert to the Council of Europe. Policy Advisor, Innovation Expert and Author.

M. Mohamed Ksibi

Former Director of Higher Institute of Biotechnology of Sfax

M. Vincenzo Naddeo

Director of the Sanitary Environmental Engineering Division (SEED) | University of Salerno | Italy. Affiliate professor at University of Washington | USA. Affiliate professor at Tamkang University | Taiwan. General Chair of Water Energy NEXUS. CEO of SPONGE SRL (spin-off | University of Salerno)

M. Ali Rhouma

Senior project officer at PRIMA foundation responsible for WEFE NEXUS and Farming systems

Focus Group Meeting

Ms. Salma Essawi

Deputy Director | Research & Innovation Management Department Academy of Scientific Research and Technology - ASRT

Ms. Margreet Magdy

HUB Manager , INTECMED Project SEKEM Development

M. Karim Mallawany

Incubation manager, Sekem Development

M. Hamza Guizani

Incubation & Acceleration Director, TECHNORIAT Program

Ms. Besma Sioud

Head of Unit "Research valorization and technology transfer VR2T", Chief Engineer at the "Centre de Biotechnologiede Borj Cedria - CBBC"

Ms. Krystel Khalil

Programs Director at Berytech

Ms. Pakinam Y. Idris

Senior Expert - EU Funded Projects - Academy of Scientific Research & Technology- ASRT

Ms. Rim Saied

General Director of Research Valorization - Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

M. Mohamed Wageih

Senior Project Officer, PRIMA Secretariat.

M. Mohammed Aljafari

Director, Intellectual Property Commercialization Office, iPARK - Royal Scientific Society

DAY 2

Participatory Impact Pathways Analysis Workshop

M. Nadim Farajalla

Director of the Climate Change and the Environment Program at the American University of Beirut’s Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs

M. Gustavo Perez

Senior Project Manager; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. PRIMA & NEX-LABS project manager

M. Majid AlSadek

Director, Egyptian National S&T Info. Network - Academy of Scientific Research & Technology. Director of S&T Private Grid & Cloud Computing Centre “STGC3”. CTO “Chief Technical Officer”, Egyptian Knowledge Bank

PHEMAC Brokerage Event

M. Nicola Tucci

Vice-Director of INNOLABS srl

DAY 3

Crowdfunding Round Table for WEF Nexus innovative ideas

M. Eymen Errais

Senior Investment and Strategy Advisor, Tunisia Jobs

M. Thameur Hemdane

CEO & Founder of Afrikwity

M. Hichem Ben Fadhl

CEO of Ajyal Capital

M. Samir Ksibi

Co-founder of Cha9a9a.tn

M. Georges Bitar

Founder of Live Love Recycle

Technology Transfer Workshop

M. Mohammed Aljafari

Director, Intellectual Property Commercialization Office, iPARK - Royal Scientific Society

M. Alberto Soraci

Technologist at Area Science Park

M. Mohammad Diab

IP and Clients Manager at IPCO

M. Chedly Abdelly

General Manager of the National Agency for Scientific Research Promotion

M. Mondher Khanfir

Board Member at AMA @ Station F. Co-Founder & VP at Tunisia Africa Business Council. Head of the Think Tank “For a shared prosperity in Africa”. Governance Expert to the Council of Europe. Policy Advisor, Innovation Expert and Author.

MS. Salma Essawi

Deputy Director | Research & Innovation Management Department Academy of Scientific Research and Technology - ASRT

Ms. Asma Hamouda

Technical Advisor, Innovation, Regional Economic Development and Employment Project (IDEE), GIZ Tunisia

DAY 4

Entrepreneur’s Corner Space

Ms. Sophie Gombart-Masmoudi

Founder of Vitaminn - Consulting in innovation

Ms. Saloua Saddok

Researcher-Entrepreneur Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer

Ms. Lamia Siala

Representative of Délice Company

M. Khaled Brahmi

Researcher-Entrepreneur Faculty of Science of Gafsa

Yosra Braham

Project Manager & Developer MFCPOLE

M. Ghazi Benothman

Founder of UtiqVenture and Founding Member of Maghreb Diaspora Business Angels Network (MDBAN)

M. Nazeh Ben Ammar

President of Excellencia, Serial entrepreneur. Startup Enabler, Vice President of Carthage Business Angel, Senator of Tunisia WBAF, Member of the board of AHK, Businessman and economical civil society activist

WE4F and Innovation challenges in the MENA Region

Ms. Irene Boghdadi

Technical Assistance Specialist at Chemonics Egypt

M. Constantin Salameh

Head of Investments. Berytech WE4F MENA Program

M. Yossef Ben Meir

Co-founder of the High Atlas Foundation

Need more information?

Feel free to get in touch with Mr. THEBTI Jilani, Communication Manager by sending an email to thebti.jilani@ccicentre.org.tn