IBIS Middle East 2019 announces opening speaker

IBIS Middle East is delighted to announce the opening speaker for the 2019 agenda – Mr Fran Cush, award winning stylist and designer, graduate of The Royal College of Art.

Fran has enjoyed a wide ranging and successful career, with a client list including Volvo, McLaren, OPTARE and the FIA.

After qualifying in Industrial Design and Engineering Mr Cush moved on to a Masters Degree in Automotive Design at the Royal College, where is graduated with The Giorgetto Guigaro Award for Transport Innovation. His career has taken him all over the world with consultancy work for leading manufacturers and garnered in excess of 10 further international awards.

Mr Cush will be speaking of his vision for the future of the automotive design “craft” and how greater challenges lie ahead in the implementation of increasing demands of technology, health and safety legislation. Attendees can confidently expect some strident and forthright views.  

The IBIS Middle East will be taking place on the 13th March 2019 at Le Meridien Hotel & Conference Centre, Dubai, in the heart of Dubai’s thriving international hub. It will gather representatives from more than 30 countries around the world and will bring together the latest trends and a world class agenda where delegates can learn from some of the industry’s most engaging thought leaders.

The full day conference will provide delegates with insight into the latest developments in the industry and continue IBIS’s advocacy of safety, skills and standards. Delegate places are still available for just £250GBP, which includes full access to the entire day’s conference, lunch and networking breaks. Please be aware that this price does not include travel to the event or accommodation. 

Places can be booked directly online by visiting our website – www.ibisworldwide.com/ibis-middle-east-2019/booking-form/ – and completing the online booking form

If you have any questions or would like to discuss your involvement with IBIS Middle East in more detail, please contact Poppy Allard: [email protected] or Sever Burlacu: sever@ibisworldwide.com