fbpx Transforming Education through Design and Innovation | Amman Design Week
8 October 2019
Event Type

This panel discussion will highlight the importance of incorporating design and innovation in education to prepare our upcoming generations for the 4th industrial revolution. Speakers include Hussein Malhas, Levant Country Manager at Microsoft, Meisa Batayneh Maani, Founder and Principal Architect at Maisam Architects & Engineers, Sahar Madanat, Founder and Creative Director of Twelve Degrees, and Haifa Najjar, Senator and Superintendent of Ahliyyah and Mutran. The talk will be moderated by Ahmad Humeid, Founder/CEO of Syntax.

About Ahmad Humeid

Ahmad Humeid is the founder and CEO of SYNTAX and is a designer, design advocate and entrepreneur immersed in issues of design practice, process, and technique. While still an architecture student at the University of Jordan, he launched his design career with his first design studio in 1991. Throughout the 1990s, he led design and technology efforts at various pioneering publishing, consulting and web ventures in the Arab region.

In 1998, he founded SYNTAX, a design and innovation firm based in Amman. Working with companies, government agencies, and institutions, SYNTAX designs brands, products and services to ultimately create transformative experiences. SYNTAX combines the disciplines of research, strategy, communication, innovation, content creation, visual design, architecture and digital technologies.


Ahliyyah School for Girls (ASG)
Jabal Amman