Who is TechWadi?

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TechWadi is the leading non-profit organization building bridges between Silicon Valley and the Arab world. From its beginnings as the community of top Arab American technology professionals in Silicon Valley, TechWadi has evolved into a powerful platform for collaboration – with members and events spanning across the world. In Silicon Valley, TechWadi brings together technology [...]

Events

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TechWadi holds regular conferences focused on technology, entrepreneurship, and innovation. We have organized large entrepreneurship Forums and mentorship delegations across the world, uniting hundreds of leading technology professionals and galvanizing the community to help jump-start entrepreneurship throughout the MENA region. Please see below for news on upcoming events from TechWadi as well as other organizations [...]

News and Updates

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The Fifth Annual TechWadi Forum, June 2014

Become a TechWadi Member for Free Admission to 2014 Events The entrepreneurship ecosystem in the Middle East has evolved beautifully in the last five years; so has the quality and impact of startups and entrepreneurs. Last year in particular was seminal. Incubators and accelerators tripled capacity, venture capital and angel funds quadrupled, and funds raised [...]

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AMENDS Delegates at Stanford

For the third year running we are thrilled to partner with AMENDS, a student initiative at Stanford that enables promising youth change agents from across MENA and United States to learn from each other, advance their work, and share their ideas and experiences with the world.  Each year the delegates gather at Stanford for a few [...]

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NYU Abu Dhabi 3rd Annual Hackathon for Social Good

Posted by TechWadi100 Member Rania Hadi, Outreach Manager Google MENA Many desire to have an impact on the world and create positive change, but few actually create tangible products to drive that change. On Feb 14-16, hundreds of students from all over the world were able to do just that, at the NYU Abu Dhabi 3rd [...]

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Wharton MENA Conference 2014

The organizing committee for Wharton’s Middle East and North Africa Conference is proud to announce its third conference. We are honored to have such an exceptional line-up of keynotes and speakers from various countries in the region including Egypt, Iraq, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and the United States. The conference will focus on [...]

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PITME Companies in Silicon Valley

TechWadi mentors provide feedback to PITME Labs team Presella from Lebanon. After its first ever month-long immersion program in Silicon Valley, PITME hosted its first Catalyst Conference on February 13th in San Francisco. Catalyst brought together thought leaders, global entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists to discuss the startup ecosystems in both Silicon Valley and the Middle East. [...]

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STEP Conference 2014

TOPICS Brand Exclusivity Through Tech Innovation AGENCIES BEYOND DIGITAL Quantify Your Vitality WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY Smart Everything BRAND ENGAGEMENT AND RETAIL TECHNOLOGIES It‘s About Time INDUSTRY-DISRUPTING TECHNOLOGIES Dumb Intelligence THE FUTURE WITH AN INTERNET OF THINGS Sharing is Caring THE SYMBIOTIC WORLD OF SHARING ECONOMIES Speakers #STEP2014 @STEPCONFERENCE Soulaiman Itani Atheer Labs Mudassir Sheikha Careem Ashish [...]

Upcoming Events

  • April 30, 2014STEP Conference Dubai
  • May 13, 2014Jordan Day in partnership with Plug and Play & Intaj
  • May 16, 2014TiEcon 2014
  • May 20, 2014MIT Arab Startup Competition Final
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