130+ speakers on five stages

A host of top creatives and leading brands took to the stage at Dubai Lynx from 5-7 March along with entertainment stars, a neuroscientist, a professional climber, social media influencers and so many more. Heart-felt thanks to all our speakers.

The Festival

Dubai Lynx 2017 happened on 5, 6 and 7 March with a programme full of inspiring speakers from Google, WPP, J. Walter Thompson Middle East Africa, STC, Framestore, Uber, seeper, FP7, Forsman & Bodenfors and many more.

There were big ideas on the Inspiration stage, eclectic speakers on the Regional stage, insightful conversations on the Networking stage, kick-starting talks in Startup Alley and cutting edge tech on the Data X Innovation X Tech stage.  

If you missed Dubai Lynx in 2017, make sure you're there next year!

2017 Festival in numbers
119 Speakers
86 Talks
+ 2,300 Attendees
5 Stages
100% Inspiration

The Awards

The Lynx is MENA’s top creative award. Each year, thousands of entries compete from across the region – but a select group of industry experts award only the very best.  The winners for 2017 were announced and celebrated at the Dubai Lynx Awards Ceremony at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai on 8 March.

2017 Awards
17 Awards Categories
2,632 Awards Entries
18 Grands Prix
56 Jurors
22 Competing countries
It’s a great place to share and swap ideas, connect with people in my industry and see where the industry thinks creativity in the mobile age will go.
Ema Linaker
Head of Digital MEA, Edelman
Dubai Lynx 2015 Speaker

Get involved with Dubai Lynx

There are a variety of ways to be part of  MENA’s most forward-thinking festival and prestigious awards.