Panel Discussion: ‘Global Perspectives on the Islamic Creative Economy’

18 September '17 at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority cordially invites you to a panel discussion and book launch on ‘Global Perspectives on the Islamic Creative Economy’.


  • Salem Al-Qassimi, Graphic designer, Founder of Fikra (UAE), Assistant Professor of Design at American University of Sharjah, College of Architecture, Art and Design
  • Wael Al Awar, Founding Partner & Principal Architect, Ibda Design (UAE/Japan)
  • Ahmad Angawi, Associate Director of Al Makmad Foundation, Programme Director of The House of Traditional Arts, Consultant and Programme Researcher at the Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage
  • William Greenwood, Albukhary Foundation Curator of the Islamic World, British Museum
  • Moderated by Cyril Zammit, Design Expert, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority

Monday, September 18th 6:30pm to 8:00pm

The Design Museum – Bakala Auditorium 224 – 238 Kensington High St, London W8 6AG

Free Entry. Registration essential here


Design Museum

224-238 Kensington High St London W8 6AG


Dubai Culture & Arts Authority

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