Tharawat Talk

Tharawat Talk

The Future of Connectivity

This Tharawat Talk addressed key questions around connectivity and the Internet of Things (IoT). We explored the opportunities that come with new connectivity technologies and how this will impact corporate strategies in various industries.

We discussed the impact of connectivity of tomorrow on individuals and the talk offered a platform for discussion on the role of the private sector and technology firms in addressing the needs for the future. Our panelists were experts who highlighted the challenges and opportunities perceived from their various expertise and experiences.

The Tharawat Talks are open to the public – See more about the Tharawat Talks and the facebook live stream video on our Tharawat Space Facebook page!


  • Nizar Jegham, Principal Consultant, NXN | Smart Cities
  • Jeroen Schlosser, Managing Director, Equinix Middle East
  • Wissam Elassaad, Regional Director Business Development, Smart Cities | IoT, Orange Business Services


  • Maria Cohn, Managing Director, FTI Consulting


Dubai, UAE