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Gitex Future Stars

1417 October 2018 / Dubai World Trade Centre

CE Challenges by WAMDA

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Ready to stand on the shoulders of giants? 

Do you think that startups and corporations need each other to innovate and scale? Are you looking to engage with large organizations to grow your business? Do you want to learn the basics of forming fruitful partnerships before knocking on the door of established firms?

Join the Collaborative Entrepreneurship Workshop on October 8, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm and team up with representatives of major regional and international corporations to build together a tailored collaborative entrepreneurship roadmap, a key factor in the success of corporate-startup engagement.

Make sure to register as seats are limited!

Overview

For the first time at GITEX, leading corporate executives will work together with disruptive startups to design solutions to given collaborative entrepreneurship challenges. CE Challenges include a series of workshops, panels and pitches where leading corporate executives and startup founders will gather and work together. In addition, a panel will be organized where participants will share their findings and learnings with the audience.  

Objectives

Educate and collaborate with attendees to discuss critical enterprise challenges and understand what it takes for corporate's and startups to work together. 

Duration

The CE Challenges are broken down into the following areas:

Date: October 8

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00 pm

Venue: Unbox Stage 

 

How to apply

To register your interest in participating in the CE challenges program, please complete this short form to notify the competitions team. They will then get back to you with the next steps. 

Good luck! Apply to enter

How it works: 

Part 1:
With the help of our partners, WAMDA corporate executives and entrepreneurs will gather in small focus groups to design a solution for a collaborative entrepreneurship problematic.

Part 2:
After the workshop, representatives from each group will take part in a panel where they will discuss their experience, the issues  faced and their solutions. 

About WAMDA

Wamda is a platform of integrated programs that aims to accelerate entrepreneurship ecosystems throughout the MENA region. Its core focus includes media, community development, research and corporate and government advisory services. In the past few years, Wamda has become the leading grassroots community and knowledge platform for entrepreneurs and supporting stakeholders.

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DHL

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Emirates Airline

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IT Edge News - Media Partner

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For more information about GITEX Future Stars, please contact us at: +971 4 306 4509 or for any general questions, please email futurestarsinfo@dwtc.com 
NOTE: Your admission to GITEX Future Stars does not include entry into GITEX Technology Week.

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Show Dates & Times
Sunday 14 October: 13.00-19.00
Monday 15 October: 11.00 - 19.00
Tuesday 16 October: 11.00 - 19.00
Wednesday 17 October 11.00 - 17.00
 

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