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Wed 8 March 2017
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Al Ras 2, InterContinentalAl Ras 3, InterContinentalAl Baraha 2, InterContinentalAl Baraha 3, InterContinentalAl Rimal, InterContinentalAl Waha, InterContinentalNovo Cinemas Screen 5
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09:30        09:30-14:00
Powerful Presence, Clarity and Success
   
09:45           
10:00      10:00-11:00
A Time for Tolerance
10:00-13:00
Fiction Some More: A Generative Workshop
 
10:15       
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Qasidah Par Coeur 2017 - Arabic
         
14:15           
14:3014:30-15:30
Qasidah Par Coeur 2017 - English
         
14:45         
15:00           
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Growing Voices: Arab Women Writers
18:00-19:00
Lost Objects: Preserving the Past
    18:00-20:00
Creating and Publishing Your Comic
18:00-20:00
How to Self-Publish Your Book
 
18:15     
18:30     
18:45     
19:00    19:00-21:00
Spices on the Silk Roads: A Supper Club Discussion
  19:00-21:00
The Eagle Huntress: Film screening with Talk by Abi Elphinstone
19:15     
19:3019:30-20:30
Behind the Lens: Ramesh Shukla in Conversation
19:30-20:30
Letters to a Young Muslim
 
19:45 
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20:15     
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20:45         
21:0021:00-22:00
Connectography
           
21:15           
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Powerful Presence, Clarity and Success
Wednesday 8 March, 9.30am-2pm, Al Rimal, InterContinental
Price: AED 300

In today’s world, it is essential to present yourself well if you want to succeed, whether you’re ...

A Time for Tolerance
Wednesday 8 March, 10am-11am, Al Baraha 3, InterContinental

''The only way you can make the world a better place is by doing the opposite of hating.'' – Omar Saif Ghobash...

Fiction Some More: A Generative Workshop
Wednesday 8 March, 10am-1pm, Al Waha, InterContinental
Price: AED 250

Trying to ignite your inspiration? You need to Fiction Some More!

This interactive and ...

Qasidah Par Coeur 2017 - Arabic
Wednesday 8 March, 2pm-3pm, Al Ras 3, InterContinental

The Qasidah Par Coeur Competition is our annual poetry performance competition, in which talented ...

Qasidah Par Coeur 2017 - English
Wednesday 8 March, 2.30pm-3.30pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental

The Qasidah Par Coeur Competition is our annual poetry performance competition, in which talented ...

Growing Voices: Arab Women Writers
Wednesday 8 March, 6pm-7pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

“I don’t want to change the rules of the world, but I don’t want the rules to take what is left of ...

Lost Objects: Preserving the Past
Wednesday 8 March, 6pm-7pm, Al Ras 3, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

How do we hold on to heritage in an increasingly globalised world? Can the destruction of ...

Creating and Publishing Your Comic
Wednesday 8 March, 6pm-8pm, Al Rimal, InterContinental
Price: AED 200

Khaled bin Hamad is passionate about comics and he works hard to encourage young people who share ...

How to Self-Publish Your Book
Wednesday 8 March, 6pm-8pm, Al Waha, InterContinental
Price: AED 250

If you’re thinking of self-publishing your writing, you have an unprecedented range of ...

Spices on the Silk Roads: A Supper Club Discussion
Wednesday 8 March, 7pm-9pm, Al Baraha 2, InterContinental
Price: AED 350

If you want to experience first-hand the workings of cultural exchange, then look no further than ...

The Eagle Huntress: Film screening with Talk by Abi Elphinstone
Wednesday 8 March, 7pm-9pm, Novo Cinemas Screen 5
Price: AED 45

“This is a movie that expands your sense of what is possible.” – A.O. Scott...

Behind the Lens: Ramesh Shukla in Conversation
Wednesday 8 March, 7:30pm-8:30pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

“It’s just incredible to be involved in a country's history.” – Ramesh Shukla

Ramesh Shukla ...

Letters to a Young Muslim
Wednesday 8 March, 7.30pm-8.30pm, Al Ras 3, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

“I want my sons’ generation of Muslims to realize that they have the right to think and decide what...

Connectography
Wednesday 8 March, 9pm-10pm, Al Ras 2, InterContinental
Price: AED 75

Authors: Parag Khanna

“What we put on a map has iconic power to shape how people think.” – Parag Khanna

At the heart ...