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Wadi Makkah Delegation Participates in the Musk International Forum

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Added on - 2016/11/17  |  اخر تعديل - 2016/11/17

A delegation from Makkah Valley Company for Technology participated in the first session of the “Musk International Forum” that was held in Al-Riyadh under the title of “Youth Leaders: Together”. The forum was organized by Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Foundation “Musk Charity Foundation”, and lasted for 2 days. In attendance were 1,500 female and male youth from 65 countries, along with officials and local and international entrepreneurs. 

A number of sessions and workshops were held during the forum, at which key issues were discussed, such as: youth issuesand how to promote innovation, inspiration and leadership skills among the youth. They were attended by 130 specialists and academics from ministers, officials, businessmen, and entrepreneurs in various scientific, technological, economic, cultural, business and sports fields from inside and outside the Kingdom.

The participating delegation included Dr. Nabil Kushuk, the UQU Vice President for Businesses and Cognitive Innovation and Vice Chairperson of Makkah Valley Company for Technology, Dr. Usama Al-Omari, the Executive Chairman of Makkah Valley Company for Technology, Dr. Saleh Ba-Salamah, the Executive Director of Smart Cities Company (one of the startups of Makkah Valley Company), and Dr. MajedAbdullah, Media and Public Relations Manager at Makkah Valley Company. 

The participation of Makkah Valley’s delegation is showing the company’s continuous eagerness to participate in such important events that gather various entrepreneurs and innovators in different fields from all over the world, and create a room forexchanging experiences among them.