Overview – Athar 2023

The inaugural edition of Athar – Saudi Festival of Creativity brought together more than 100 global and regional speakers across 2 content stages, more than 1,400 senior decision-makers from the creative marketing community, 6 academies for up-and-coming young talent, Maheerah – a mentorship programme powered by Publicis Groupe for women executives in the industry and a CMO roundtable powered by Bloomberg for the most senior marketers at the biggest brands in the Kingdom. The final day of the festival saw the Athar Awards and Gala Dinner that celebrated the best of Saudi creativity over the last decade.

Athar 2023 took place across 4 days from 13-16 November 2023 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, RDC, Riyadh.

2023 Speakers