How will Fadi Ghandour, Mohamed Alabbar, Badr Jafar recharge the entrepreneurial ecosystem? Perspective from an investment standpoint.
Tackling sectors that have room for improvement in Sharjah. How do you want to see Sharjah growing and keeping its heritage? And where entrepreneurs can play a role ?
The state of seed investment in the region, why is there a gap in seed funds: is it a lack of startup quality or lack in risk taking investors ? Why the focus in investments past seed?
How's is it like to be an entrepreneur? What are the most common questions you get from old generation vs. new generation
How did the media industry change from 5 years till today in the Arab world? How's the new generation reacting to Arabic content considering the large influence of Western Media ?
What to expect in 2030? Are today's expectations too exaggerated or will we really need traffic lights in the Sky? (for flying cars)
Food by design and by thought
Where does art and fashion stand in the entrepreneurial ecosystem? What makes an artists/designs stand out as an entrepreneur in the industry?
Tackling opportunities that entrepreneurs can benefit from in Sharjah.
Shifting Sands: The Perspectives of Regional Entrepreneurs
How developed is social entrepreneurship in the region, and what makes it slow in growth and not much supported by investors
20 mins with founders and 10 mins interactive with audience
Fintech and Islamic economy where they meet and where they don't, flexibility of fintech in meeting the market's needs
How's art and music taking shape in the Arab business world? What is the future of the industry in the region? Do we have enough supporters and a well equipped infrastructure to grow the artistic Arab scene