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Freelancers and Entrepreneurs AD
This is your chance to meet, learn, and connect with other like-minded freelancers, entrepreneurs and founders. Glassqube Coworking, the first coworking space in Abu Dhabi (opening in April), is hosting a networking event which wil include a;
(1) Panel discussion of experts on the topic of operating and legal challenges for freelancers & startups in the UAE.
(2) An open forum to pitch your ideas and seek collaborative partners, potential funding and mentors.
Grow your network, share your stories and gain insights on operating in Abu Dhabi.
- Chris Free: Uber, Regional Head of UAE & Qatar - George Daoud: Tamimi & Co., Corporate Structuring - Ramzy Ismail: Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi, Program Manager - Haitham Al Khatib: CEO, Sakkini
open forum & networking
After nearly a decade long
career in consulting and venture captial, Chris Free joined at Uber in July 2014 as a launcher, where he helped launch the Uber in Poland and Norway. Chris is currently
General Manager for Uber UAE and Doha.
Ramzy Ismail is the Program Manager of Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi, a technology start-up incubator now in its 3rd rotation. Prior to relocating to the UAE, Ramzy held various roles including Co-founder and CEO of Venuable.com, a mobile and web-based unique venues marketplace that was accelerated through Lighthouse Lab RVA (GAN accelerator) in 2013.
Haitham Al-Khatib is Co-Founder and CEO of Sakkini, a web based real estate / relocation service for individuals and institutions relocating to the GCC region. Previously, Haitham managed a team of 20+ developers as Founder of Engage, a web development company based out of Montreal.
tamimi & co.
Georges Daoud is an Associate in Tamimi & Co.’s Corporate Structuring Practice. Tamimi & Co. is the largest non-affiliated law firm in the Middle East with 16 offices across 9 countries and comprising 330 Fee Earners. Tamimi’s Corporate Structuring Practice offers clients full-service solutions on corporate structuring, restructuring and reorganizing onshore and free zone corporate entities across the region and works closely with regulatory authorities and ministries.
Archana R.D. aka B’lu is a freelance artist-journalist based in the UAE (since 2012) who writes on global art and culture.
Stephanie is a director and the Business Development Manager of We Do: IT Network Services. She is a sales and marketing specialist with extensive hands-on experience in business development and customer growth initiatives. She sits on the British Business Group committee and is responsible for SME’s and is also the Chair of Get Set UAE, a free networking group designed to assist the start-up and success of new businesses in the UAE.
head enabler at idea lab (innovation, design, entrepreneurship & acceleration) at new york university- abu dhabi
Sponsors: Glassqube & UBer
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