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IDC MEA is looking for a Conference Manager, based in Riyadh office (Saudi Arabia) to overlook all events/conferences in Saudi.
The Conference Manager follows the overall strategic direction set by the Conference Director for the content related to his/her assigned events - and from that (in partnership with Research) develops the agenda and design for the conference. He/she manages all administration and logistics matters related to conferences within assigned area. He/she works with sales department to recruit the right speakers to the right sessions. The flow of the given conference is the responsibility of the assigned conference manager.