Talks Creativity & Innovation
Tanween Talks : 11 October
11 October 2018
Time: 5:00 PM
Suitable for Adult, Youth.
Open your minds to new experiences, and engage with industry professionals and creatives across the science, art and technology fields
Speaker: Morag Myerscough
05:00 PM | Gallery 2 | English
Morag Myerscough takes you along on her journey of creative discovery. Morag talks about how she is " forever finding" new directions and possibilities in her work. Discover how Morag evokes joy and happiness through her playful use of colors, patterns and language.
The Emerging Force: Creative Women
Facilitator: Gabriela Henault
05:30 PM | Gallery 2 | English
A panel will be exploring some of the key issues faced by women in creative professions:
- Is being a leader the only way to lead?
- What does the voice of an introvert sound like?
- Scaling a business: do I prioritize quality, speed or price?
- Balancing roles of daughter/sister, mother/wife and professional?
Personalizing Tomorrow, Made for you: Personalization and Gatorade Gx
Speaker: Tucker Fort
06:15 PM | Theater | English
From our news feeds and calendars to our beauty products and our fashion, everything in our lives is being personalized. We now have the power to create experiences that respond intelligently to each person’s functional and emotional needs. In this talk, Xavi Cortadellas and Tucker Fort will shed light on their real-world experiences unlocking personalization for Gatorade and the opportunities and pitfalls inherent in tackling these complex design and innovation challenges.
Speaker: Clive Rohald
06:45 PM | Theater | English
A VUCA World: Clive Rohald discusses a world of volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity as they pertain to communication in our daily lives.
Creativity is the Skill of the Future
H.R.H. Princess Reema Bint Bandar Al-Saud
Fatmah Al Rashid
Nora Al Dabal
07:10 PM | Theater | English
This panel discusses creative industries, sport and cultural sectors and the importance they play in understanding and participating in personal and social change.
Speaker: Ahmad Shaiba
08:00 PM | Theater
The Digital Transformation of Health and Medical Education
Speaker: Professor Shafi Ahmed
08:10 PM | Theater | English
A Medical Revolution: Exploration of how Artificial Intelligence, robotics, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality are revolutionizing the doctor-patient relationship and redefining the practice of medicine. Understand how new technology will shape how medicine is taught and how affordable and accessible healthcare becomes a reality.
The Architecture of Water
Speaker: Charlie Paton
08:35 PM | Theater | English
The power of water: a discussion examining how to harness water, an elemental force of nature which acts as the conduit to all life and life systems on Earth. Where would we be without it? And more importantly, what untapped potential have we yet to discover for its uses?