The Arab Thought Foundation’s Eleventh Annual Conference (FIKR11)

Citizens and Government: Future Vision

 

Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Grand Hyatt Hotel
12-13 Muharram 1434 H Corresponding to 26-27 November 2012 AD

 

 

Days: 
Day 1 – Monday 26th of November 2012 - Master-Class, Workshop, Opening Ceremony and Plenaries

8:30-11:30

FIKR & AFKAR

 

Master Class 1:

Government Communication 2.0: Leveraging Social Media

Workshop 1:

Building Infrastructure for Future Generations

11:30-12:00

Coffee Break & Networking

12:00-12:30

Opening Ceremony

12:30-13:30

Main Session

United Arab Emirates E-Government experience

13:30-14:00

Saudi Aramco Speech – Partner Sponsor

14:00-15:30

Lunch Break

15:30-16:30

Plenary Session

The Arab World in 2020: Development and Future of Governments

16:30-17:00

Youth Café presentation

17:00-17:30

Break & Networking

17:30-18:30

Plenary Session

Information and Open Government: A New Role for Media

 

Day 2 – Tuesday 27th of November 2012 - Master-Class, Workshops and Plenaries

8:30-11:00

Master Class 2:

How Nations Compete: The Competitive Advantage of Arab Countries

Workshop 2:

Participative Policy Making: Engaging stakeholders

Workshop 3:

Government 3.0 – Are we ready?

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break & Networking

11:30-12:30

Plenary Session

Society and Governments: Cooperation and Integration

12:30-13:30

Plenary Session

Competition & Cooperation: Looking Beyond National Borders

13:30-14:00

Knowledge Blast

Creating 11 Million Jobs: A New Role for Governments

14:00-15:30

Lunch Break

15:30-16:30

Plenary Session

Corporate Social Responsibility and Philanthropy in the Arab World

16:30-17:00

Closing Speech

20:00

Arab Creativity Award