felix-baumgartner-stratos_25874_600x450 Picture from NationalGeographic

If you don’t know who Felix Baumgartner is, he is an Austrian skydiver, daredevil and BASE jumper who has set the world record for skydiving an estimated 39 kilometres on 14 October 2012, and became the first person to break the sound barrier without vehicular power on his descent.

The 8th edition of the Mena Cristal Festival promises to have a high quality line up of speakers, making it the place for creative directors to unleash their creativity and inspire each other through debates and discussions, with some guest appearances from people outside the industry.

After Mikhail Gorbachev and Jimmy Wales, the MENA Cristal Festival is pleased to welcome, with the support of Choueiri Group, Felix Baumgartner Austrian skydiver, daredevil and base jumper. [Source]