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THE REGION'S LARGEST EVENT FOR

CREATIVE, BROADCAST, PRO AV TECH AND SATELLITE COMMUNITIES

The MEASA region’s leading show for innovation and engaging experiences in the content, broadcast, satellite and pro AV communities.

CABSAT is where you can boost your business, find the most innovative solutions from global leaders in broadcast, AV and satellite technology giving you a competitive advantage and get the latest deep-dives into international best practices and lessons learned. With over 280 global exhibitors and 10,000 visitors from 120 countries, the event brings together key international decision-makers, buyers and thought leaders, eager to meet face to face, collaborate and innovate together.

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GLOBAL MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT & SATCOM LEADERS AND GAME-CHANGERS FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Peter Smith

Industrial engineer and ESIC business school graduate. 10 years at Integrasys. Previous experience at CERN

Alvaro Sanchez

CEO Integrasys, Spain
Mos Mwaniki

25 years experience in operations, engineering & business development including backhaul solutions on GEO for global tier 1 telecoms. Pioneered integration of 2G/3G/4G GSM gear with SES MEO network

Hamid Nawaz

General Manager Middle East & Central Asia, SES
Aashish Singh

Head of the Arab World’s most ambitious, multi-platform Arabic language business news outlet

Riad Hamade

Director of Business News Asharq Business with Bloomberg
Mariam Al Serkal

Award winning & well-respected commentator on Nollywood, Nigerian music, and African cinema for over a decade

Oris Aigbokhaevbolo

Nollywood Expert and Media Consultant Nigeria
Mariam Al Serkal

Africa’s acclaimed writer, journalist, culture activist and actorAfrica’s acclaimed writer, journalist, culture activist and actor

Jahman Anikulapo

Director Prime Business & The Guardian’s ex-Editor, Nigeria
Augustus Ajibola

Award winning executive spearheading business initiatives at one of the largest and most successful kids entertainment conglomerate in the Middle East region

Kamel Weiss

General Manager Spacetoon Go & Strategic Business Development Director Spacetoon TV
Fagr Kassim Ali

Heading India’s leading production house that made the biggest budget film of Indian Cinema

Aashish Singh

CEO Lyca Productions, India
Mohamed Y Burhan

Emirati media executive playing a pivotal role in turning Abu Dhabi into a global powerhouse in the gaming & eSports scene

Sultan Al Riyami

Head of Gaming & eSports Creative Media Authority & Abu Dhabi Gaming
Riad Hamade

2 x Webby Award winner, visual journalist and news designer who specializes in stories for digital and social platforms. currently Head of Social Media for CNN Greece

Konstantinos Antonopoulos

Film maker visual journalist & interactive producer, Greece
Riad Hamade

Supporting media publishers, creators and public figures to leverage Meta's tools to maximize mutually beneficial objectives

Moon Baz

Creator Partnerships Lead Middle East, Africa & Turkey, Meta
Riad Hamade

Developing and implementing content partnerships strategy across the entire MEA and Turkey region for the one of the largest microblogging and social networking service

Kinda Ibrahim

Director of content partnerships MEA Twitter
Riad Hamade

At the helm of the largest privately owned media company in Jordan

Fares Sayegh

CEO Roya Media Group
Riad Hamade

Serial Entrepreneur & Advisory Board member of blockchain dedicated funds and technology companies

Melanie Mohr

Founder and CEO WOM Protocol, Germany
Riad Hamade

Content management expert at one of the leading Entertainment Platform in the Middle East

Nadim Dada

VP of Programming & Content Acquisition STARZPLAY
Riad Hamade

South African writer, director, mother, activist and all-round good human being

Tshepo Moche

Writer & Director Disney Plus & Creator and Writer, Play Nice Pictures, South Africa
Riad Hamade

Formulating strategies for Marketing and Customer Services Sector at one of the world’s top satellite operators and by far the leading satellite services provider in the Arab world

Wael Mohammed AlButi

VP & Chief Commercial Officer ARABSAT, Saudi Arabia
Riad Hamade

Owning and completing multiple Vision 2030 Initiatives including the Privatization of the Saudi news Network (AL EKHBARIAH) (SBC)

Eng. Bandar Al Mashhadi

CEO Saudi Arabia’s Media Rating Company (MRC), Saudi Arabia
Riad Hamade

In charge of acquisition and sales in Asia, Middle East and Africa. at one of the largest and most renowned TV broadcasters in Europe

Yuliya Fischer

Director ZDF Studios GmbH, Germany
Riad Hamade

Business Leader, film maker, prolific writer and occasional painter

Ashok Namboodiri

Chief Business Officer - Asia Today Limited (ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited)
Riad Hamade

A visionary entrepreneur on a mission to transform the Middle East’s production & broadcasting industry

Saliee Waly

Founder & CEO S Productions
MOHAMMED Y. BURHAN

Leading the Arab World"s only 24-hour Arabic language financial and business news and information Channel

MOHAMMED Y. BURHAN

CEO CNBC Arabia
ABED ZHALKA

Executive MBA graduate with extensive experience across MENA region in satellite, telecoms and technology including as regional project director at Comverse.

ABED ZHALKA

General Manager - MENA Gilat Satellite Networks
MARIAM AL SERKAL

An Emirati women leader helming a TV channel in the UAE

MARIAM AL SERKAL

Head of Majid Kids Abu Dhabi Media, UAE
MOS MWANIKI

"Recreating the African Narrative through visual storytelling as a catalyst for social change"

MOS MWANIKI

Kenyan Filmmaker, Creative Director MosMax Media Group Limited, Kenya
DR. LESLIE KLEIN

40+ years in high-tech business having worked at HP, IBM, and founded several successful tech companies. Pioneer in high speed Internet over satellite solutions for vehicles and transportable structures.

DR. LESLIE KLEIN

President & CEO C-COM Satellite Systems, Canada
ALYSSA AL-MAIAHI

Middle East’s youngest self-made female Entrepreneur running UAE’s fastest growing Digital Marketing Agency

ALYSSA AL-MAIAHI

Founder & CEO Mint Stalk
SHAGUN SACHDEVA

Founder of global platform connecting space start-ups & investors. Aerospace MBA graduate with expertise in technological, economic & legal aspects of telecoms satellite constellations as well as space start-up funding opportunities around the world.

SHAGUN SACHDEVA

Founder, Kosmic Apple, and Advisor, E2MC Kosmic Apple
PETER SMITH

Industry veteran charged with stepping up MENA region"s largest media company's output of “local and international film and TV drama series”

PETER SMITH

Managing Director MBC Studios
AARTI HOLLA-MAINI

HEC graduate with expertise working ith CEOs and heads of international organisations in satellite, space and telecommunications industries. Recognised thought leader and frequent public speaker.

AARTI HOLLA-MAINI

Secretary General GSOA
DR. VAGAN SHAKHGILDIAN

Former CEO of Memotec & UHP Networks, acquired by Comtech. Prior: President & COO of Advantech Wireless, Head of Research at Adaptive Broadband and held senior R&D positions with Motorola and Signal Processors.

DR. VAGAN SHAKHGILDIAN

President Comtech Satellite Network Technologies
 

ENGAGING TOPICS AND CONTENT TO DISCOVER

STAY UP TO SPEED WITH EVERYTHING SHAPING THE FUTURE OF THE INDUSTRY

 

CONTENT CONGRESS

CONTENT CONGRESS

Delving into the key trends and topics that are impacting the content creation community.

SATEXPO SUMMIT

SATEXPO SUMMIT

The most comprehensive gathering of regional and global satellite and space technology industry influencers.

CABSAT SAUDI PROGRAM

CABSAT SAUDI PROGRAM

The current size of the Saudi media sector is SAR 17.4 billion, which leads the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) media market with about 30% of the market share.

CABSAT AFRICA PROGRAM

CABSAT AFRICA PROGRAM

The economic potential of the film and audiovisual sectors remains largely untapped across Africa, accounting for US$5 billion in revenues in Africa and employing 5 million people.

NEXT UP PROGRAM (STARTUPS) 

NEXT UP PROGRAM (STARTUPS)

CABSAT invites you to its inaugural Startup Stage – NEXT UP, where the region’s leading Entrepreneurs, Founders and CEOs of startups and scaleups, Investors, heads of innovation from content, broadcast and satellite industry meet to inspire, innovate & collaborate. 

AV TECH SPOTLIGHT

AV TECH SPOTLIGHT

Catch the Trend - Unleashing the Disruption - What has changed & What is underway?

NEXTGEN CONTENT

NEXTGEN CONTENT

The prestigious NEXTGen Advisory Board will steer content of NextGen screenings.

DIGITAL HUB

DIGITAL HUB

At The Intersection Of Creativity Innovation & Tech A buzzing arena for all things related to latest tech in media, hear from over 50 brands about their latest solutions and capitalize on this opportunity!

CABSAT + DISCOP DUBAI COLLOCATION

CABSAT + DISCOP DUBAI COLLOCATION

Driving cross-sector collaboration by connecting our broadcast, satellite and entertainment communities with more content creators and producers.

Sustainability

Sustainability

CABSAT 2022 aims to highlight the sustainability achievements of the entertainment and technology industries, and work with industry partners to create change.

Discover CABSAT

Content Creation

Let’s face it... Content is King! It’s what everyone’s talking about… securing the next ‘Game Of Thrones’ or discovering the next ‘Marvel Universe’ finding that next big thing is the key to success in the entertainment media industry

Production & Broadcast

The MENA region is forecast to be the biggest global contributor to the growth in the Entertainment & Media industry at a CAGR of 11.5% and anticipated to reach US$ 66 billion by 2022.

Being one of the key business platforms in the world of media and entertainment, CABSAT has naturally evolved to lead the shift in the industry forward. CABSAT 2022 will be a content-rich, innovation-driven event showcasing and hosting the very best in media production, and technology.

Satellite & Distribution

Global Satellite Communications market to be worth US$ 53 bn by 2027. Global small satellite market growing at a CAGR of 14% from 2019-2030. The value of satellite in the distribution

chain is undeniable when you realize that much of the world’s video already flows through its networks. There was a time when the satellite was the only way of distributing video, the satellite operators already understand the demands of video, inside and out.

Content Creation

Let’s face it... Content is King! It’s what everyone’s talking about… securing the next ‘Game Of Thrones’ or discovering the next ‘Marvel Universe’ finding that next big thing is the key to success in the entertainment media industry

Production & Broadcast

The MENA region is forecast to be the biggest global contributor to the growth in the Entertainment & Media industry at a CAGR of 11.5% and anticipated to reach US$ 66 billion by 2022.

Being one of the key business platforms in the world of media and entertainment, CABSAT has naturally evolved to lead the shift in the industry forward. CABSAT 2022 will be a content-rich, innovation-driven event showcasing and hosting the very best in media production, and technology.

Pro AV Technology

Professional audio and video continues to move beyond the traditional broadcast application, with the MENA Pro AV sector expected to grow to over $90 Billion by 2025.

Satellite & Distribution

Global Satellite Communications market to be worth US$ 53 bn by 2027. Global small satellite market growing at a CAGR of 14% from 2019-2030. The value of satellite in the distribution

chain is undeniable when you realize that much of the world’s video already flows through its networks. There was a time when the satellite was the only way of distributing video, the satellite operators already understand the demands of video, inside and out.

DISCOP DUBAI CO – LOCATION

CABSAT 2022 will see a co-location with DISCOP Dubai, showcasing finished programs, premium cable channels, adaptation rights for scripted and unscripted formats, and solid projects in development. This gives visitors to CABSAT even more content and opportunity to meet with top industry peers.

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26 - 28 October 2021

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