27
January
8:00 am — 6:00 pm
Plug and Play Tech Center
Sunnyvale, CA 94085 United States
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TechWadi is the leading Bay Area non-profit organization working to create bridges between Silicon Valley and MENA innovators and entrepreneurs. Every year, in celebration of the organization’s work and mission, TechWadi hosts a Forum bringing together technology movers and shakers from across the globe.

On January 27, 2018, TechWadi will gather a group of new and established entrepreneurs and startups from all around the world. We will recognize emerging leaders and noteworthy professionals in the community. Programming will cover a variety of topics including: HealthTech, FinTech, Big Data, Public & Private Partnerships, Next Generation Commerce and MORE!

Stay tuned for confirmed speakers and the full agenda. Check out highlights from our 2017 Annual Forum.

On January 26, 2018, TechWadi will host a special benefit dinner to celebrate our progress and share exciting plans for current and future work. Proceeds for the dinner will go towards TechWadi’s mission of fostering entrepreneurship in MENA through acceleration programs, mentorship, startup events/demo days, as well as all future networkers/mixers. Please note that the benefit dinner tickets will be sold separately.

For more information, contact the event organizers at team@techwadi.org.

Early-Bird-Tickets

Featured Speakers

Amr Awadallah

Amr Awadallah

Founder & CTO, Cloudera

Najla-Al-Midfa

Najla Al-Midfa

Board Member, Sheraa

Amr Shady

Amr Shady

Co-founder & CEO, AiNGEL Corp.

Sharif Elbadawi

Sharif Elbadawi

Partner, 500 Startups

Tarek Fahim

Tarek Fahim

Partner, Endure Capital

Youssri Helmy

Youssri Helmy

Founder & CEO, Eonite Perception

ossama-hassanein

Dr Ossama Hassanein

Chairman, Rising Tide

MOhannad

Mohannad Elkhairy

VC & Business Partner, E11 Capital

Ghazi Benothman

Ghazi Benothman

Managing Director, Malaz Capital

Osman Ahmed Osman

Osman Ahmed Osman

Engineering Director, Quora

Mehdi Elhassan

Mehdi Elhassani

Internal Operations, Palantir Technologies

Laura Lombard

Laura Lombard

President & Executive Director, MENA Consultants

Omar Tawakol

Omar Tawakol

Founder & CEO, Voicera

Amira Rashad

Amira Rashad

Co-Founder & CEO, BulkWhiz

 

Yasmeen-Turayhi

Yasmeen Turayhi

Global Product Marketing Lead, AdRoll

Kamran Elahian

Kamran Elahian

Co-Founder & Chairman, Global Catalyst Partners

Bill Riechert

Bill Riechert

Managing Director, Garage Technology Ventures

Allen Taylor

Allen Taylor

Managing Director, Endeavor Catalyst