Keynote speakers from past conferences

WASD conferences brings together researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from around the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss recent developments and current challenges in both theory and practice.

Here is a list of distinguished keynote speakers who have presented at WASD conferences:

Nobel Laureate

Prime Ministers, Minsters and Senior Government Officials

International Organisations, Societies and Networks

Vice Chancellors, Presidents and Provosts 

Deans, Directors and Head of Departments 

Distinguished Academics 

Business, Consultancy and Industry

Media and Technology

  • Mark Pesce, Media and Technology Consultancy, Australia
  • Ala SubhiBBC Arabic Services, United Kingdom (Deceased)