18
October
8:00 am — 5:00 pm
King Hussein Business Park
Building #23

Amman, Jordan
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CALLING ALL ENTREPRENEURS IN AMMAN The TechWadi Roadshow Powered by Google for Entrepreneurs is coming to Amman on October 18 -19 ! The “TechWadi Roadshow” will consist of  two day-long educational workshops led by TechWadi and powered by Google for Entrepreneurs that will bring experienced entrepreneurs, investors, and technology professionals to mentor local startups in Amman. The mentors will include seasoned professionals from companies like Google, Yahoo, Facebook, as well as founders of various Silicon Valley startups. We are proud to have the Zain Innovation Campus as our local host and partner, and will be working with additional local ecosystem partners to accommodate as many entrepreneurs as possible. Meanwhile if you’re interested in joining, please fill out the form on this page.

Featured mentors

Sharif

Sharif El-Badawi

Partner Lead, VCs and Startups Google / TechWadi Head Mentor

MarwaMarwa Mabrouk

Product Manager, YouTube, Google

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Ramy Adeeb

Serial Entrepreneur/ Founder & CEO, Snip.it (Acquired by Yahoo!)

Olivia

Olivia Vagelos

Experience Designer at Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford (Stanford D.school)

Mark

Marc Percival

Serial Entrepreneur/Director of Engineering, Snip.it (Acquired by Yahoo!)

Open Showcase 10/18 (please register below) 

9:00am-10:00am Coffee/Networking/Registration
10:00- 10:30am Kickoff · Welcoming Remarks & Overview(Daniel Navarro, Google for Entrepreneurs & Christina Ashtary, TechWadi)
10:30am-10:45 am · Silicon Valley 101(Sharif El Badawi, Google)
10:45 – 12:30 Pitching a Great Startup Story (Ramy Adeeb, Entrepreneur)
12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch Break
1:30- – 2:15pm Redefining the web with Innovative Business Models (Marwa Mabrouk, YouTube)
2:15- 3:00 pm Go to Market Strategy (Sharif El Badawi, Google)
3:00 – 3:45 pm The Technical Side of Startups (Mark Percival (Entrepreneur)
3:45 – 4:05 pm Design Thinking in a Box (Olivia Vagelos, Stanford d.school)
4:05 – 4:45 Talking to the VC – Q&A (Emile Cubeisy, SiliconBadia)
4:15 – 5:00 PM Close / Networking

Day two (10/19) will be strictly limited to a selected group of partners startups and entrepreneurs and focus on tailored mentorship meetings and a design thinking workshop. Please contact your local partner below for consideration.

The Amman TechWadi Roadshow is held in Partnership with

Zain

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Wamda-Capital

Ecosystem partners
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Dash-ventures
Oasis
Silicon-Badia