The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers, (WAN-IFRA) has announced that His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, the Minister of Tolerance of the United Arab Emirates, will be the guest of Honour for the 14th Middle East Conference, which takes place on 6 and 7 March 2019 in Dubai, UAE. His Excellency will also give the opening keynote presentation for the conference.

His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan is the Minister of Tolerance in the new Cabinet announced in October 2017. His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak joined the Federal Government in 1992 and held a number of government portfolios including Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Minister of Education and Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development.

His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak was also Chancellor of United Arab Emirates University from 1983 to 2013; Chancellor of Higher Colleges of Technology from 1988 to 2013; and President of Zayed University from 1998 to 2013.
His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan received his education at the British Millfield School until the high secondary level before joining Magdalen College at Oxford University-UK .

Global experts will share their experiences, case studies and best practices for newsroom and paid-content strategies at our 14th Middle East Conference, 6 - 7 March in Dubai Knowledge Park, Block 1, Conference Center, Dubai, UAE.