Dia is Head of Content at Haykal Media, and the Editor in Chief of MIT Technology Review Arabia, where she leads the editorial, content, localization operations for both print and online platforms, and social channels. In addition to overseeing the content of EmTech MENA conference, and leading Innovators Under 35 MENA awards.
Dia’s experience in technology and science content goes back to her role as the founding editor-in-chief of Popular Science Arabia, where she has led the project launch including the website and the bi-monthly magazine. As head of content at Haykal Media, she oversees the creation and localization of hundreds of thousands of words every month in different sectors including for both government and private sectors.
She holds a BA in Business Administration from the American University of Beirut; two Master’s degrees in Corporate Communication, and in Visual Media, from IE Business School in Madrid.