SEF 2017

SEF 2017

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In 2017, the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival was launched to recharge the entrepreneurial spirit in Sharjah by bringing together the changemakers of the world to inspire, empower and connect the brightest minds in the entrepreneurial ecosystem

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Speakers

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Fadi Ghandour
fadi ghandour

Chairman of Wamda and Founder of Aramex

Alex Hunter
alex hunter

Former Head of Online Marketing for Virgin America

Elissa Freiha
elissa freiha

Director of Womena

Saad Umerani
saad umerani

co-founder and CEO of Protein Bakeshop

Hasan Haider
hasan haider

Partner at 500 Startups

Muhammad Chbib
muhammad chbib

Founder and investor at Tajawal

Mai Medhat
mai medhat

Co-founder and CEO of Eventtus

Sirine Fadoul
sirine fadoul

Incubation Manager at DTEC Tech Startup Incubator, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority

PRASHANT (PK) GULATI
prashant (pk) gulati

Chairman Emeritus, TiE Global, and Founder, The Assembly

Anas Bukhash
anas bukhash

Bukhash Brothers

Mohammad Alabbar
mohammad alabbar

Chairman, Emaar Properties, and founder, Noon

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Nour al Hassan
nour al hassan

Tarjama

Chris Guillebeau
chris guillebeau

New York Times bestselling author

Gary Sheynkman
gary sheynkman

Investment Partner, GINCO Investments

Sheikh Fahim Al Qasimi
sheikh fahim al qasimi

Executive Chairman, Department of Government Relations in Sharjah

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Hussain Al Mahmoudi
hussain al mahmoudi

CEO, American University of Sharjah Enterprises

Khaled Al Huraimel
khaled al huraimel

Bee'ah

Dr. Khalid Al Midfa
dr. khalid al midfa

Sharjah Media City

Badr Jafar
badr jafar

CEO, Crescent Enterprises and President, Crescent Petroleum

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Ala' Alsallal
ala' alsallal

Jamalon

Faisal Al Hammadi
faisal al hammadi

Co-founder and CEO, Slices

Asher Siddiqui
asher siddiqui

500 Startups

Vijay Tirathrai
vijay tirathrai

Techstars

Christos Mastoras
christos mastoras

Lliad Partners

Elie El tom
elie el tom

Yalla Pickup

Mona Attaya
mona attaya

Mumzworld

Karim Helal
karim helal

Protenders

Wael Attili
wael attili

Kharabeesh

Chaker Khazaal
chaker khazaal

STEP group

Mashal Waqar
mashal waqar

Co-Founder and COO, The Tempest

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Noah Raford
noah raford

DFF

Colin Rhys
colin rhys

Hyperloop One

Shayma Fawaz
shayma fawaz

Founder, GOSSIP The Brand

Jan Bijsterbosch
jan bijsterbosch

Savarin

Karl Naim
karl naim

ChefxChange

Dana Farouki
dana farouki

The Abraaj Group

Ghizlan Guenez
ghizlan guenez

Modist

Jassem albloushi
jassem albloushi

Rubu Qarn Foundation

Saud Al Nowais
saud al nowais

Arab Angel Fund

Magnus Olsson
magnus olsson

Founder, Careem

Fatima Al Naqbi
fatima al naqbi

Head of Strategy & Future Department, Ministry of Finance

Paul Epping
paul epping

Singularity

Yousuf Luiz Caires
yousuf luiz caires

Expo Live

Iba Masood
iba masood

TARA

Joy Ajlouny
joy ajlouny

Fetchr

Khalid Alkhudair
khalid alkhudair

GloWork

Shant Oknayan
shant oknayan

Facebook

Eman Al Mahmoud
eman al mahmoud

Strategy and Partnerships Manager, Sheraa

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Tariq el-Sheikh
tariq el-sheikh

Possibility Architect at JigSaw

Medea Nocentini
medea nocentini

Co-Founder, Companies Creating Change (C3)

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Patricia Letayf
patricia letayf

Five One Labs

Monty Munford
monty munford

Forbes

Hashim Al Zaabi
hashim al zaabi

Tayar

Moe Al-Husseini
moe al-husseini

Taka Solutions

Sami Khoreibi
sami khoreibi

Enviromena

Tammer Qaddumi
tammer qaddumi

Venturesouq

Heather Henyon
heather henyon

Founder of WAIN

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Katherine Budd
katherine budd

NOW Money

Craig Moore
craig moore

Beehive

Padmini Gupta
padmini gupta

Rise

Badr Ward
badr ward

Lamsa

Abdulla Matar
abdulla matar

Meet the locals

Serag Meneassy
serag meneassy

Botler

Ritesh Tilani
ritesh tilani

Joi

Samer Choucair
samer choucair

Director, CE-Creates

Sheikh Mohamed Al Thani
sheikh mohamed al thani

Mountaineer & Entrepreneur

Manal Rayess
manal rayess

The Garage Kids

Khaled Zaatarah
khaled zaatarah

360Vuz

Ehteshamuddin PA
ehteshamuddin pa

Junkbot

Mohamed Abboud
mohamed abboud

IBM

Omar Tom
omar tom

Dukkan Show

Rami Salman
rami salman

Founder & CEO of Wrappup

Nida Sumar
nida sumar

Keza

Nader Sabry
nader sabry

Timez5

Saeed Al Nofeli
saeed al nofeli

Venture Creation Manager, Sheraa

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Etienne
etienne

Monda Gallery

Eisa Al Serkal
eisa al serkal

Board Member, Al Serkal Group

Tarek Sayed
tarek sayed

Growth Manager, Sheraa

Danish Farhan
danish farhan

Xische

Partners

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Gallery

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