Agenda

Day 1: Thursday, April 11, 2019

The first day of the conference will be aimed at Trade visitors. The sessions will shed light on sleep market; industry related challenges, best practices and new innovations & trends.

10.30 am to 5 pm

Hospitality Industry; Mattress/pillow Manufacturers; Entrepreneurs; Home Textile Producers; Airports; Fitness Clubs/Spas, etc.
10.30 am Registrations, Networking
11.00 am Welcome Note
11.05 am Opening Remarks (Sponsor’s Talk)
11.20 am Presentation 1

Topic: Technology & the Sleep market

  • The new innovations in the market
  • The market opening up to new products
  • Creating a niche in the Middle East
11.35 am Coffee Break
11.50 am Panel Discussion

Topic: Is the Sleep Industry ready for Expo 2020?

  • Market Potential in the Middle East
  • The requirements in the market for Expo 2020
  • The challenges involved
  • What is the need of the hour?
  • How we can raise awareness
12.05 pm Presentation 2

Topic: Elevating Customer Service

  • Consumer’s Attitude towards Sleep
  • Best Practices to establish Customer Loyalty
  • Understanding today’s customers
  • Importance of Merchandising the product
  • Using Technology the right way
1.20 pm Lunch Break
2.30 pm Panel Discussion

Topic: Importance of Bed Linens and Duvets

  • Why Bed Linen is important for better Sleep
  • Trends shaping mattress retailing and offers strategies for staying ahead
  • What moves Consumers to change their mattress?
3.30 pm Panel Discussion

Topic: Design playing a key role in Sleep

  • How can design help create value to customer’s sleep
  • What are the current challenges involved
  • End-users perspective
4.40 pm Closing Remarks
 

Day 2: Saturday, April 13, 2019

The second day is dedicated to addressing the rising concerns of Sleep Disorders. The sessions will shed light on the various solutions, sleeping aids and methods that can be applied to reduce sleep related disorders.

10.30 am to 5 pm

B2C consumers; Doctors, Consultants, Fitness Coaches; Parents etc.
10.30 am Registrations, Networking
11.00 am Welcome Note
11.05 am Opening Remarks (Sponsor’s Talk)
11.20 am Presentation 1

Topic: The Impact of Inadequate Sleep on the UAE Economy

11.35 am Coffee Break
11.50 am Panel Discussion

Topic: : How do Sleep patterns affect our psychology, lifestyle, and relationships?

12.05 pm Presentation 2

Topic: The Future of ‘Sleep Technology’ on the impact it has on our sleep

1.20 pm Lunch Break
2.30 pm Panel Discussion

Topic: Sleep in Pregnant Women, Babies and Children – Common Concerns

  • Why Bed Linen is important for better Sleep
  • Trends shaping mattress retailing and offers strategies for staying ahead
  • What moves Consumers to change their mattress?
3.30 pm Presentation

Topic: Dealing With Sleep Deprivation and Insomnia Effectively in the Workplace

3.45 pm Panel Discussion

Topic: The importance of investing in the right Sleep Accessories/Products

5 pm Closing Remarks