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Agra Middle East
Monday 9 October 2023
Tuesday 10 October 2023
Dubai World Trade CenterDubai, UAE

Dr. Juan Carlos Motamayor
Executive Director - Food Sector at NEOM


Dr. Juan Carlos Motamayor is the Executive Director of NEOM’s Food Sector. He received his Ph.D. in Plant Biology from University of Paris XI and spent the past 19 years of his career in large multinational companies including Mars and The Coca Cola Company, designing, implementing, and overseeing complex, global, agricultural programs for the food, beverage, and ingredient industries. In collaboration with governmental and non-governmental institutions from more than 20 countries, Dr. Motamayor has led agricultural and aquaculture projects, established sustainable raw materials pipelines and developed new businesses for leading food and beverage corporations.

Agenda Sessions

  • Opening Keynote - Learnings from the Desert: Adapting and Innovating for a Bright Food-secure Future