Business & Economics

Whether you are a business-owner or hoping to venture into the world of entrepreneurship, the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2015 has something for you. Join Adrian Furnham, Heather McGregor and Dawn Metcalfe as they share their business secrets at the InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City from March 3-7.


Genre: Business & Economics
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Kim A. Page: The Right Kind of Loud

Kim A. Page: The Right Kind of Loud

Friday 1 March, 2pm-3pmAl Ras 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 128 
AED 75

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Sally Helgesen: How Women Rise

Sally Helgesen: How Women Rise

Saturday 2 March, 12pm-1pmAl Baraha 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 59 
AED 75

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Gerd Leonhard: Technology Versus Humanity

Gerd Leonhard: Technology Versus Humanity

Saturday 2 March, 6pm-7pmAl Ras 2, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 37 
AED 75

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Crafting a Compelling Bio: Writing Workshop with Kim A. Page
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Crafting a Compelling Bio: Writing Workshop with Kim A. Page

Wednesday 6 March, 10am-12pmAl Waha, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 825 
AED 300

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YouMap Career Path: Workshop with Kristin Sherry
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YouMap Career Path: Workshop with Kristin Sherry

Wednesday 6 March, 10am-12pmAl Rimal, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 858 
AED 300

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Storytelling as a Technology for Building Human Empathy: Masterclass with Rehan Khan
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Storytelling as a Technology for Building Human Empathy: Masterclass with Rehan Khan

Wednesday 6 March, 12.30pm-2.30pmAl Waha, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 826 
AED 200

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Control Your Time: Workshop with Awad Al Darmaki
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Control Your Time: Workshop with Awad Al Darmaki

Wednesday 6 March, 12.30pm-1.30pmAl Rimal, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic Session No. 863 
AED 200

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Healthy Work Environment: Workshop with Mansoor Anwar Habib
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Healthy Work Environment: Workshop with Mansoor Anwar Habib

Wednesday 6 March, 2.30pm-4pmAl Rimal, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic Session No. 864 
AED 200

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The LitFest Business Breakfast

The LitFest Business Breakfast

Thursday 7 March, 8am-10amAl Ras 3, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 52 
AED 125

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Let’s Talk about Artificial Intelligence

Let’s Talk about Artificial Intelligence

Thursday 7 March, 10.30am-11.15amAl Ras 3, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 53 
AED 75

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UAE Business Roundtable

UAE Business Roundtable

Thursday 7 March, 1.30pm-2.45pmAl Ras 3, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 54 
AED 75

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Ben Lyttleton: Edge

Ben Lyttleton: Edge

Friday 8 March, 10am-11amAl Ras 3, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 96 
AED 75

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Richard Baldwin: The Globotics Upheaval

Richard Baldwin: The Globotics Upheaval

Friday 8 March, 2pm-3pmAl Ras 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 73 
AED 75

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Dawn Metcalfe: HardTalk

Dawn Metcalfe: HardTalk

Friday 8 March, 2pm-3pmAl Khayma, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 79 
AED 75

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Vince Beiser: The World in a Grain

Vince Beiser: The World in a Grain

Friday 8 March, 6pm-7pmAl Ras 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 88 
AED 75

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Emotional Intelligence: Abdullah Al Maghlooth, Sherif Arafa & Mansoor Anwar Habib

Emotional Intelligence: Abdullah Al Maghlooth, Sherif Arafa & Mansoor Anwar Habib

Friday 8 March, 6pm-7pmAl Baraha 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 89 
AED 75

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Gaurav Sinha: Compassion Inc

Gaurav Sinha: Compassion Inc

Saturday 9 March, 10am-11amAl Ras 2, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 99 
AED 75

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The Job Machine – are we becoming obsolete?: Richard Baldwin, Dawn Metcalfe & Samuel I. Schwartz

The Job Machine – are we becoming obsolete?: Richard Baldwin, Dawn Metcalfe & Samuel I. Schwartz

Saturday 9 March, 12pm-1pmAl Ras 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 104 
AED 75

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The Future of Food: Trine Hahnemann & Majid Al Qassimi

The Future of Food: Trine Hahnemann & Majid Al Qassimi

Saturday 9 March, 2pm-3pmAl Ras 1, InterContinental, DFC
Language: Arabic, English Session No. 110 
AED 75

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Katherine Ormerod: Why Social Media is Ruining Your Life

Katherine Ormerod: Why Social Media is Ruining Your Life

Saturday 9 March, 6pm-7pmAl Baraha 3, InterContinental, DFC
Language: English Session No. 122 
AED 75

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