SATURDAY 8 JUNE 2019

SATURDAY 8 JUNE 2019

<strong>DAY 1 SATURDAY 8 JUNE 2019</strong>
(09.30-10:00) Registration and Networking  (10.00-11.30) Session 1  Diaspora as agents of change for sustainable development Moderator: Dr. Tamador El Hassan, Northumberland Tyne and Wear Foundation NHS Trust, UK
  1. Welcome Remarks by the conference chair
  2. Lessons learned from the UK/Jamaica Diaspora Involvement Policy Model Rudi Page, Making Connections Work Ltd, UK
  3. What role can professionals play in the future of Sudan Dr. Amr S. Yassin, University of St Andrews, UK
  4. Building urban resilience in fragile settings: the context of climate change, conflict and displacement, Khartoum – Sudan Nuha Eltinay, London South Bank University, UK and Arab Urban Development Institute, Saudi Arabia
(11.30-11.45) Tea/Coffee Break and Networking (11.45-13.00) Session 2 ICT, technology and industry Moderator: Dr. Ali Elbireer, International Aids Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), UK
  1. ICT Applications and Digital Transformation Mohamed Kamal, Huawei Technologies, Kuwait
  2. Benchmarking Sudan’s ICT ecosystem- towards developing an ICT vision Dr. Hassan Hamdoun, British Telecom, UK
  3. The role of the industrial sector in the future of Sudan Dr. Adil Ahmed Dafa’Alla, Airbus UK Ltd, UK
(13.0-13.45) Lunch Break and Networking (13.45-15.00) Sessions 3 Constitution, law and democratic transition Moderator: Abobaker Adam, Sudanese Lawyers & Legal Practitioners in the UK
  1. Establishing an impartial state in Sudan: a constitutional perspective Nasredeen Abdulbari, Georgetown University, USA
  2. Legal framework for Sudan Abdul Salam Seid Ahmed, Freeman Notary Public, UK
(15.00-15.15) Tea/Coffee Break and Networking (15.15-16.15) Sessions 4 Human capital, youth engagement, women empowerment and the role of media Moderator: Dr. Sara Taha, National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, UCL Hospitals, UK
  1. Human resources in Sudan: from personnel management to people management Reem Faysal, British Petroleum, UK
  2. Transformation of the Sudanese government media to public media Khalid AbualiMediacast International, UK
End of Conference
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