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Business Leaders From Over 200 Global Jurisdictions Attend The ADAM Global International Business Conference 2018 To Discuss Trends, Challenges & Opportunities In Cross Border Business Crystallizing Business Opportunities

Grandiose International Business Conference held in Dubai by the world’s only network of networks "ADAM Global" concludes successfully under the presence of Rt. Honorable Paul Clark, Past Minister of State for Her Majesty the Queen’s Government in the United Kingdom among other VIPs.

The 3 Day ADAM Global International Business Conference on "Trends, challenges and opportunities in cross-border business" under the patronage of member of the royal family of Dubai  and graced by Lords, ministers of state, ambassadors and business icons from UK and Europe took place from  23rd of November to 25th  of November. The main conference took place on the 24th of November 2018 at the iconic Sheikh Rashid Tower in the heart of Dubai at the World Trade Club.

This event was fully supported by the Government of Dubai- Dubai Tourism as a supporting partner. Other sponsors and supporting partners included Sobha, RAKEZ, CEO Clubs Networks, Dubai Real Estate Institute, Kudos International Network, McMillan Woods Global, Emirates , Stanton Chase International and Shreem Consultancy among others.

A  VIP Reception Gala Dinner was hosted by Sobha Realty graced by Chief Guest,the Rt. Honorable Paul Clark, Past Minister of State for Her Majesty the Queen’s Government in the United Kingdom on the 23rd November. Members and Delegates witnessed the official joining of two big brands that stand for luxury, premium quality and global leadership as ADAM Global and Sobha signed their MoU under the stage presence of the Rt. Honourable Paul Clark to promote the luxury both brands offer and to strengthen their relationship through an international member’s program to promote luxury housing and investment opportunities for both their clients.

The highlight of the VIP Gala featured an experiential tour of the delegates to Sobha’s Showcase Villa in MBR city, a luxury fashion runway by top class fashion designer Felix Bendish featuring his avant-garde collection of 'The Garden of Eden' – by author Ernest Hemingway, celebrating fashion, love and romance followed by cultural Tanoura dance and entertainment with oriental dinner.

The conference expanded on this year’s theme of trends, opportunities and challenges in cross border business looking at trends in innovation & technology, and, through collaboration, how it can enable competitive professional services and support development and delivery of the global road-map strategy.

President of Namibia HE Dr Hage Geingob, Shadow Minister for Europe in the United Kingdom Honorable Khalid Mahmood and the Viscount Waverly sent a special  personalized video for members and delegates that was played at the ADAM Global International Business Conference 2018 sending their best wishes.

The event was curated with 3 Interactive Panel styled discussions and keynote presentations from experts across the globe including topics such as world politics and the impact on the global economy, opportunities for global service providers, artificial intelligence and block chain as well as an exclusive session on ADAM Digital Office and its breakthrough innovative communication tools.

Among the noteworthy panelists were members and supporters of the ADAM Global Network including :

  • Dubai Economy’s CEO of Strategic Affairs , Mr Mohammed Shael Al Saadi
  • Senior Advisor Dubai Real Estate Institute, Mahmood Al Burai
  • Managing Partner Stanton Chase International Panos Manolopoulos,
  • CEO Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange Les Male,
  • Chief Technology Officer Hewlett Packard (HP) Morad QutQut,
  • Group CEO Al Mawarad Group, Dr Dheeraj Bhardwaj,
  • Chairman of the India Chamber of Commerce & Trade in Netherland, Ms Edith Nordman, Partner of China’s Largest Law Firm Hiways International Ms Carole Chai,
  • Founder Dr. Fruehbeck Abogados, Barcelona, Spain Dr Federico Fruehbeck
  • Founder of the Trillion Dollar Network, the CEO Clubs Dr Tariq Nizami
  • Global Ambassador for Healthcare Blockchain Companies in USA Dr Suhail Chughtai
  • Managing Partner, Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota, Legal Consultants, Mr Atiq Anjarwalla
  • Director Tomorrows Market Innovators, Delhi, India, Mr Sanjay Nagi

ADAM Global also awarded Ms Pooja Srivastav, Chief Energizing Officer of Shreem Consultancy with the 'ADAM Outstanding Leadership Award' for her conscious effort to be certified as a Building Biologist to champion the cause of radiation free and geopathic stress rectified buildings.


The members were also hosted by the CEO of RAKEZ (Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone) Mr Ramy Jallad and his team, Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Authority and  the Ras Al Khaimah master developer 'Marjan' to Marjan Island on the 25th November for the ADAM Global members meeting and workshop followed by a tour to the Al Hamra industrial hub.

A high class audience attended this 3 day event including top level service industry professionals from the disciplines of finance, investment, accounting, taxation, law, immigration, strategic advisory and education. Delegates brought with them wealth of opportunities from around the world and created unparalleled business opportunities.

More than 200 business leaders from five continents representing over 100,000 corporate clients, investors and business owners came to network and crystallize business opportunities.

This year’s event was especially unique for ADAM Global as 5 MoU signing ceremonies took place on stage were 5 Partners joined ADAM Global to expand the world’s only network of networks including Essex Medical Society London, Medical City and CEO Clubs Network among others.

ADAM Global will be hosting upcoming regional meetings in various parts of the world in 2019 followed by the annual conference anticipated to take place in Berlin in September 2019.

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Day 1 Gala Dinner Album (click here)

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Day 2 International Business Conference  (click here)

Day 3 AGM , Workshop and Hosted Tour to Marjan Island Ras Al Khaima (click here)

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