Webinar Series

Our all new webinar series will provide an engaging online forum for the leading industry voices to discuss, debate and educate the industry on the latest trends, changes and opportunities in the market.

The industry is currently playing a critical ‘front-line’ role during the Covid-19 pandemic, providing sanitation and deep-cleaning services on a major-scale to restore public confidence and meet the requirements of major asset owners.

All webinars are free-to-attend and will run between 60 - 90 minutes, covering educational content on our online platform, enabling you to hear best practices, case studies, standards, and regulations while engaging in Q&A’s.

Upcoming Webinars
Date & Time Webinar Topic Registration
21 Jul, 2 pm (GST) Hotels and Resorts – A permanent shift in health and safety protocols Will be available soon
4 Aug, 2 pm (GST) Healthcare Will be available soon
24 Aug, 2 pm (GST) Laundry / Mega Structures Will be available soon
Previous Webinars
Date & Time Webinar Topic Registration
6 Jul, 12 pm (GST) The Pandemic Cleaning ‘BOOM’ – Capitalising on Opportunities and Adapting to the New World Watch the replay

Upcoming Webinars

Tuesday 21 July, 2 pm (GST)
Hotels and Resorts – A permanent shift in health and safety protocols

Our second webinar seeks to highlight the changing protocols for the hospitality sector, and how they are meeting the new cleaning and hygiene regulations to ensure safe environments for their staff and guests. 

“An additional $9 billion USD will be spent globally on hotel and resort cleanliness, we discuss the drastic changes and future trends”

Previous Webinars

Monday 6 July, 12 pm (GST)
The Pandemic Cleaning ‘BOOM’ – Capitalising on Opportunities and Adapting to the New World

Our first webinar highlighted the changes, opportunities and success stories the pandemic has brought about for the cleaning and hygiene industries in the region and globally. 

Watch the replay to learn more about:

  • How Emrill have educated and trained staff in risk management to meet the demands of the new protocols, while keeping themselves safe
  • The cleaning and disinfection regimes Dubai Airports have implemented to combat Covid-19, and create confidence for staff and passengers
  • Which products, services and technologies have grown in demand and how buying behaviour has changed during the pandemic

Guest Speakers

  • Tatjana Ahmed, Head of the UAE Professional Housekeepers Association (Moderator)
  • Dorothee Stein, Director – Service and Hospitality Performance Management, Dubai Airports
  • Stuart Harrison, CEO, Emrill Services LLC
  • Carsten Mahaini, CEO, Viking Gulf

Moderator & Speakers

Dorothee Stein

Dubai Airports

Dorothee Stein, Director – Service and Hospitality Performance Management
Dorothee Stein is the Director Service and Hospitality Performance Management at Dubai Airports and a part of her customer service delivery responsibilities is being in-charge of the FM Soft Services comprising of Cleaning Services, Waste Management, Pest Control, Landscaping, Indoor Plants and Passenger Trolley Services. She leads a team of 250 in-house employees and 1700 employees are engaged on output-based contracts, working across all Terminals and Facilities at Dubai International and Al Maktoum International Airport.
Stuart Harrison

Emrill Services LLC

Stuart Harrison, CEO
Stuart Harrison has over 27 years’ experience in technical, operations and senior business roles, across facilities management, construction and engineering projects, including managing services in critical environments, such as international gateway airports, hospitals and healthcare. Stuart is a Chartered professional, a Member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (MIET) and a CMI Chartered Manager (CMgr).
•	Tatjana Ahmed

Grand Hyatt Dubai

Tatjana Ahmed, Head of UAE Professional Housekeepers Group
Tatjana heads the UAE Professional Housekeepers Group as their chair lady. Her extensive experience and passion for her work (she is currently also Housekeeping Manager at Grand Hyatt Dubai & Functional Specialist Housekeeping for Hyatt Hotels) has also meant she has been awarded the Housekeeper of the year by the Hotelier Middle East Magazine in 2008, 2010 and again in 2019.
Carsten Mahaini

Viking Gulf

Carsten Mahaini, CEO
Carsten has a Master of Science in Physics from the Technical University of Denmark and an MBA from Henley Business School, UK. Carsten has been living and working in the UAE for more than 18 years, and he has been the CEO for Viking Gulf since his start in the country. Viking Gulf was founded over 30 years ago. The company specializes in providing continuous commitments to costumer success, by providing effective and innovative cleaning solutions.