2016 Workshops

Ejadah Workshops

Partnering with academics and workshop hosts from different creative background, Ejadah will provide workshops throughout the three days of the event addressing different fields in the creative sector. Ejadah’s workshops are addressed to a variety of audience from different creative backgrounds. The workshops will be presenting speakers with creativity background that are dedicated to enhancing the audience’s view of creativity and innovation from different angles.

Jeni Mihova

Jeni Mihova

Creative Art Modeling Entertainment Learning (CAMEL)

Workshop Description:

Caring about play, curiosity, creativity and passion for artistry in early childhood education is synonymous to teaching the young child how to look at the world as a designer and then to show him or her how to apply this to whatever their passions happen to be.
The presentation will discuss how to integrate the building blocks of Design Education, such as creativity, innovation, purposefulness, motivation, and craft, with the processes of early development of the creative mind.

About the Instructor:

Jeni Mihova is a design educator with over 20 years international academic experience. Currently she is a Program Director of the newly opened BSc Design program at Effat University.
Jeni is a passionate believer that creative and artistic skills should be nurtured from a very early age.
For number of years, she had been working on various research projects related to creating Educational Games and tools for young children.

Language:

English

Company Name:

Effat University

Date & Time:

Saturday, April 30, 2016 | 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

children 5-9 years old , max capacity: 12 children

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David Parrish

Business Growth Strategies and Marketing

Workshop Description:

An interactive training workshop for entrepreneurs in the creative industries and other business sectors. The workshop will include presentations on different business models, how to devise your own unique strategy, strategic marketing and growth models. Presentations will include examples and case studies, based on the international consultancy work and research of the training workshop facilitator, David Parrish. David works internationally advising on business growth and strategic marketing in the creative and digital industries.

About the Instructor:

David helps creative people make their businesses and organisations even more successful. He is a specialist adviser for creative and digital businesses, working internationally as a consultant, trainer and speaker.
David has set up and managed enterprises in the creative industries throughout his career as an entrepreneur. Read more www.davidparrish.com

Language:

English

Company Name:
Date & Time:

Saturday, April 30, 2016 | 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

20 people.

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Muhanned A. Kumkumjy

START'EM

Workshop Description:

How to turn your idea into a project?

About the Instructor:

Muhanned A. Kumkumjy is a Saudi Consultant, who has obtained an honorary PHD in media and artistic production from the US. He holds many certificates from international companies in the field of advertisement including Adobe and Disney. He is also qualified by Hollywood for cinema production. With more than 15 years experience in the advertising and directing, he has made numerous consultancies for major companies and institutes in the kingdom and abroad. He has also directed much creative advertisements for documentaries and commercials. He participated in many seminars and training conferences under the supervision of King Saud University in Riyadh.

Language:

اللغة العربية

Company Name:

Arts2Art

Date & Time:

Friday April 29, 2016 | 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Number of Attendees:

20 people maximum

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Turki Qashlan

Steps for Creativity and being Genius

Workshop Description:

Get to know your mind’s amazing capacities and simply, how to be creative? What is the secret of being genius?

About the Instructor:
  • Consultant for Makkah Chamber for Training.
  • Human development and management Instructor.
  • “Riyali” Program Ambassador, Makkah.
  • Member of Training and Events Committee, Makkah Chamber.

For more www.TurkiQashlan.com

Language:

اللغة العربية

Company Name:
Date & Time:

Thursday, April 28, 2016 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

30 people

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Ziyad Organji

Think Balaeesam

Workshop Description:

This workshop is to change the idea and raise the level of awareness of the concept of brand building in the Arab world. This workshop is for entrepreneurs, business owners and all who are in the field of marketing, sales, design , and those who are working with trademarks or are curious to learn more.
After the workshop “Think Balaeesam ” thoughts and concepts on the subject of brand building should be united, brand awareness increased and the importance of the art of dealing with it.

About the Instructor:
  • Managing Director & Branding Consultant of InBranding www.inbranding.com
  • Master of business administration MBA, Bachelor of Fin Arts.
  • Focused on Brand building and branding strategies.
  • 16 years of experience in the field of branding & advertising.
  • Author of Aysaam الإيسام book the first Arabic book about branding.
  • Creator of “Think Branding” workshop in the Middle East.
  • Consultant of business and knowledge creation at Umm Al-Qura University.
  • Consultant of branding at Almawada association.
Language:

English/اللغة العربية

Company Name:

In-Branding

Date & Time:

Friday, April 29, 2016 | 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Number of Attendees:

30 people

Mohammed Mehrezi and Meta’ab Al Dosari

Research in the Techniques of Pre-invention

Workshop Description:

This workshop will discuss several matters, specifically in the technical part concerning patents, identify some of the techniques and tools used to carry out the search by area of specialization and type of information, and explore the importance of the search process and the beneficiary groups of these techniques.

About the Instructor:

Mohammed Mehrezi, Head of Chemistry Section – Examination Department – Saudi Patent Off.
Meta’ab Al Dosari, Specialist – Saudi Patent Office.

Language:

اللغة العربية

Company Name:

KACST

Date & Time:

Thursday, April 28, 2016 | 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Number of Attendees:

15-25 people

Aziz Al Mansour and Hawas Mohammed

How to Draft a Patent Application

Workshop Description:

Practical application of how to search the databases for patents, specifically Saudi base Patent Office and the European Patent Office.

About the Instructor:

Aziz Al Mansour, Head of Physics and Engineering Section- Examination Department- Saudi Patent Office.
Hawas Mohammed, Specialist – Saudi Patent Office.

Language:

اللغة العربية

Company Name:

KACST

Date & Time:

Thursday, April 28, 2016 | 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

15-25 people

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Dr. Basil Khadra

Turn Your Talent Into Income

Workshop Description:
  • How To Discover Your Talent?
  • Mindsets and Strategies For Success In Turning Your Talent Into Income.
  • The Gift Of Personalty Type.
  • Identifying Opportunities and Trends.
  • People Opportunities.
  • Connecting Talents With Opportunities.
  • Developing Talents Into Strengths.
  • Becoming a Value Creator Laser Beam.
About the Instructor:
  • Medical Doctor Specialized In Psychiatry.
  • Self-Educated Marketer.
  • Edupreneur Who Created and Conducted Several Training in Psychology Of: Personal Development | Marketing | Sales
  • The First MindOS-Psychology Program-Authorized Trainer and Coach in The Middle East.
Language:

English/اللغة العربية

Company Name:
Date & Time:

Thursday, April 28, 2016 | 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

30 people maximum

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Dina Kattan

The Joy of Clothing

Workshop Description:

This is an introductory workshop on how to make smart choices when selecting what to wear. The presentation will cover the different body shapes and the types of clothes that accentuate the good features of the body and minimize those that are less than perfect parts.

About the Instructor:
  • Dina Kattan, the Department Chair for Fashion Design at Dar AL-Hekma University
  • Graduated with a BFA in Fashion Marketing and Design from AIU Los Angeles, and with an MA in Fashion Textile from California State University- Los Angeles
  • Worked as the Creative Designer and General Manager in a family business for 14 years
  • Worked in Academics for more than 12 years
  • Developed the Fashion Design Curriculum at Dar Al-Hekma University and started the program in 2011
  • Has been the Department Chair at Dar Al-Hekma University since September 2011
  • Producing Fashion Shows and Exhibitions has been her passion. She was able to produce many fashion shows and exhibitions.
  • One of the founders and the General Secretary of MEDEA (Middle East Design Educators Association)
Language:
Company Name:

DAH

Date & Time:

Friday, April 29, 2016 | 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

15 people maximum

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Dr. Sameer Tabbakh

Service Design Thinking 101

Workshop Description:

Service Design Thinking is a holistic approach for improving the quality of your services. Innovating in services is not new, but what is new is that this innovation is approached from a human-centered way of design thinking instead of demand centered which most businesses in Saudi Arabia currently build their service plans around.

About the Instructor:
  • Dr. Sameer Tabbakh graduated in 1994 from King Abdul-Aziz University with a BS in Communication & Electronics Engineering. Later on, he earned his MBA from The University of Hull. He has a long career path in the telecommunication field. In 2007, he moved to the USA and completed both Master’s and PhD degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering. He went back to Saudi Arabia in 2015 and started working in Metro Jeddah Company as the Manager of the Systems & Communication Engineering section. His research area is in Service Enterprise Engineering and specifically in Service Design.
  • In addition, he recently started his own consulting company called Inspiring Experience in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He is one of the few specialists in this field in the Arab region and aims to expand his work for the entire Arabian Gulf region.

Language:

English/اللغة العربية

Company Name:

inspiring Experience
http://www.inspiringex.com

Date & Time:

Saturday, April 30, 2016 | 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Number of Attendees:

24 people maximum