The Art of Failing Gracefully

5-6pm, Sheraa Hub

5-6pm, Sheraa Hub

Omar Al Busaidy is the Optimistic Opportunist, Entrepreneur, Author and Futurist.

He is also a very proud Emirati Global Shaper, speaker for the World Economic Forum, member of the US and UAE Public Affairs Committee, member of The Arab Youth Pioneers Program.

His multiples roles in business have allowed him to achieve several accomplishments, from publishing his own book, a day to day guide on self-development and social intelligence called ‘Just Read It’, to being the Managing Partner of his own Gentleman’ Salon enterprise, as well as being the Co-Host for the closing ceremony of World Skills Abu Dhabi in 2017 that was live streamed with an audience of 11,000.

Al Busaidy’s passion lies in learning, entrepreneurship and futurism, hence, since 2010, he has been invited to mentor students on entrepreneurship and leadership at several universities across Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Moreover, he has also worked with organizations such as AISEC, Khalifa Fund and Abu Dhabi Council for Economic Development.

He is currently writing his next book, What is your U(nique) F(uture) P(ower)? Where he embarks on a journey into the past, present and future to help us understand our role in this world of infinite possibility and probability!