Training Opportunities

Starcom Future Talent Academy

Starcom Future Talent Academy
What Is The Starcom Future Talent Academy?

The Starcom Future Talent Academy is a learning programme that focuses on the biggest challenges young marketers and their brands are facing today. The objective is to equip young marketers with the skills and best practices so they can apply them practically to their work, whilst simultaneously taking inspiration from the Dubai Lynx Festival

Who is it for?

It is aimed at marketers and brand managers aged 32 years or under at the time of the festival. 

Karen Hargreaves
Tutor: Karen Hargreaves

The Starcom Future Talent Academy is Karen Hargreaves,  Founder & Managing Director, BeatObesityUAE.com and Senior Level Marketing & Communications Consultant.

Karen has lived in the Middle East for the past 19 years and, after 12 years as Vice President of Marketing and Communications for MasterCard Worldwide MEA, decided to be brazen and take her marketing and communications extensive experience and embrace her passion of engaging audiences to create BeatObesityUAE.com.

BeatObesityUAE.com is a ready made CSR platform and conversation about health and is a community that you can visit to understand the subject more so everyone including individuals, children, adults, employers and employees can GET HEALTHY, GET ACTIVE, GET LIVING and Beat Obesity – the number one health issue globally.

Its mission is to educate, support and inspire the way people eat, move, and live!

Dates and venue

5-7 March 2017
Madinat Jumeirah Arena, Dubai