H.E. Mr. Ibrahim Bumelha
Cultural and Humanitarian Affairs Advisor of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum;
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Trustees – Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian & Charity Establishment (MBRCH);
Chairman of the Higher Committee – President of DISAB

Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani
Executive Chairman, DIHAD & DISAB;
Goodwill Ambassador, Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean;
Chairman, INDEX Holding

H.E. Amb. Gerhard Putman-Cramer
Director, DISAB; Ambassador, Permanent Observer of the
Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean to the United Nations
and other International Organisations in Geneva

Mr. Abdel Mageed Yahia 
United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Director,
UAE office and Representative for the GCC Region

Mr. Amin Awad
Fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge,
Massachusetts, USA

Ms. Brigitte Khair Mountain
Founder and Chief Executive Officer,
Gigthree Ltd

Mr. Claus Sorensen
Senior Adviser on Resilience, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response,
Norwegian Refugee Council, and Former Director-General, ECHO

Dr. Dena Assaf
United Nations Resident Coordinator
for the United Arab Emirates

Mr. Eltayeb Adam
Area Representative, Gulf Area Office,
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

Dr. Fawzi Amin
Head of the International Federation of the Red Cross delegation (IFRC),
and Red Crescent Societies in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

 Mr. Giuseppe Saba
CEO of International Humanitarian City (IHC); Founder of the
United Nations Humanitarian Response Depot Network (UNHRD)

Ms. Joachime Nason
Head of Section, EU Delegation to the
United Nations, Geneva

Mr. Khaled Khalifa
Representative to the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Dr. Manal Mohammad Taryam
CEO of Primary Health Care in Dubai Health Authority;
Director of the Dubai Field Hospital for the Management of Corona;
CEO and Board Member of Noor Dubai Foundation

Dr. Marie McAuliffe
Head, Migration Policy Research Division
International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Mr. Mario Stephan 
Executive Director, Doctors Without Borders/
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) UAE Regional Office

Mr. Mohammed Al Zarouni
Director, UAE Red Crescent Branch,
Dubai, UAE

Dr. Mukesh Kapila
Professor, Humanitarian and Conflict Response
Institute, University of Manchester

Mr. Muktar Farah
Head of United Nations Office for the Coordination
of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) – UAE

Mr. Paul Wilson
Executive Director of Planning, Business Development
& International Relations, INDEX Holding

H.E. Amb. Sergio Piazzi
Secretary General, Parliamentary Assembly
of the Mediterranean (PAM)


H.E. Mr. Sultan Al Shamsi
Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs and International
Cooperation for International Development Affairs (MOFAIC)