Chiara Palieri

Head of Events, Middle East

Riyadh - SAUDI ARABIA & Dubai - UAE

Chiara Palieri is Head of Events for Big Innovation Centre in the Middle East and a highly regarded conference speaker.

Equipped with wast experience spanning 10 years across 8 countries ranging from government entities to Fortune 500 companies, since the age of 17 Chiara has positioned herself a trailblazing international community builder.

Mastering multi-stakeholder partnerships at the intersection between government, business and civil society, Chiara developed a network of royalties, VVIPs, investors and influential individuals worldwide.

In the capacity of a Senior Conference Director Chiara has worked with many heads of state and royalties like H.R.H. Prince Charles, Angela Merkel, Michelle Obama, Viviane Reding, Melanne Verveer, Abdullah Jumu’ah (Former CEO Saudi Aramco), Giorgio Napolitano, Mario Monti and others.

An award-winning activist, she has been interviewed on channels such as CNN and Euronews at the age of 22 and has been a panellist speaker for conferences, such as the Women’s Forum on Economy and Society, TEDx and the World Innovation Summit for Education. Chiara has been featured in institutional reports for the EU and the UN as well as leadership publications worldwide.

Chiara Palieri holds a BA Honours in International Politics from the University of Stirling (2013). Also Williamson Scholarship winner – International Politics Dissertation: “The evolution of US-Qatari bilateral relations: a critical analysis”.