18th edition of the Arab Media Forum (AMF) will be held on March 27 and 28 at the Dubai World Trade Centre to discuss the most pressing challenges facing the media industry under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Industry leaders and media professionals are invited from across the region and the world to gather in Dubai once again for the the annual event organised by the Dubai Press Club (DPC).
This will bring together leading media personals to discuss future opportunities for the field under one roof.
This will serve as a platform of creative ideas, constructive views, and approaches aimed at promoting Arab media and confirming its role as an effective source of positive development, Mona Ganem Al Merri, DPC President and Chairperson of the AMF Organising Committee said.
She added that DPC is proud to organize the Middle East’s largest and most prominent event of the year. The organizing of this forum comes during a time where the Arab region and the world has witnessed many developments which have left an impact on political, economic cultural and technological levels.
“In a world where the speed of change is exponential due to the fourth industrial revolution, this is going to change the face of life as we know it now. The media is at the heart of these developments, impacting and being influenced by these changes,” she said.
The two-day Forum holds a number of interactive sessions and side activities and encourage the participation of more than 3,000 prominent regional and international media personals and thought leaders who come together to share their vision on the state of the media and showcase ways to achieve growth for the sector.
The Arab Media Forum is one of the most important events organized by DPC, in addition to the Arab Journalism Award ceremony, which is held on the last day of the Forum, the Arab Social Media Influencers Summit, and the Emirati Media Forum.