November 23rd, 2018

Marseille , Cité des métiers - 5 rue des consuls - 13002

Tunisian talents united forum

Culture & Mindset Transformation for a brighter Future for Tunisia

Driving Cultural Changes

Break through leadership skills

8H30:  Registration


9H00: Forum Opening and Welcome Session


9H20: Keynote Speaker:

“What it takes to Transform Cultural and Mind Set Change”

Keynote SpeakerProfessor Jean Marie LOCHET

Philosopher, Advisor (Fr. Director of école Normale supérieur, AIX-En-Provence, Fr. Dean Academy of Iles de la réunion



10H00:  Coffee Break

10H15: Panel: Driving cultural changes – breakthrough leadership skills

The panelist will share the diversity of cultures and values from different parts of the worlds and will cover specific countries like Canada and Tunisia. And how through breakthrough leadership skills to close the cultural gap.

Moderator:  Mr. Belgacem CHARIAG, President and CEO at PQ Group Holdings. USA, TTU Cofounder & Board Director

Panel Members:

  • Mr. Wassim Karkabi, Stanton Chase & HI. Dubai – UAE
  • Alexandre Tremblay, Bachelor Program Manager ESSCA
  • Julia Baber, officer for international corporate relations ESSCA

12H00: Lunch Break.


13H30: Panel: Transformational Leadership

The pace of change in the World and societies we live in has changed in a way that impacted the old definition of the « Long Term ». Being transformational as individuals, organizations or societies to deal with the international and local ecosystem variables is increasingly, a required skill.

Transformational leadership is one of the most required skills to restart Tunisia economic and social development engine.

Moderator:  Ms. Manal Harrathi, Entreprise Strategic Director, Financial Technology Industry. TTU member.

Panel Members:

  • Mounir Beltaifa, founder and President of Bridgers One, Paris
  • Cedric Protière, CEO 3D Matchmovers – Doing Business in Tunisia
  • Ines Nasri, Digital Marketing Specialist, Technology Optimist –  Hacking Digital Transformation
  • Helène Bourgon, Reporter in Syria/Lebanon, Cofounder 15-38, the first information network on the Mediterranean, Marseille
  • Assia Ali, Digital & CRM Analytics, founder of yemmayummy Cuisine du monde, Marseille

14H30:  Debate

Engage the audience with the panelists


14H45: Coffee Break


15H00: Conversations / Working Groups

Four Groups adress issues and offer solutions

  • Culture change Challenges and Opportunities
  • Breakthrough leadership skills to drive change
  • Innovative Solutions for Tunisia to Excel again
  • Vision and Outlook of Tunisia for a brighter future

17H00:  Forum Close out session – Conclusion and way-forward


17H00:  Forum Closed