Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Innovators

Setting An Example: Zain Jordan CEO Ahmad Hanandeh

Through its establishment of the Zain Innovation Campus, this corporate is showing other Middle East companies how to effectively support the region's entrepreneurial ecosystem
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Where There Are Challenges, There Are Also Opportunities: Lessons From The Arab Youth Forum

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has long been a vocal advocate of youth inclusion in the affairs of government, society, and the economy of Dubai and the UAE.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Comparing Old School Practices With Millennial Outlooks On Starting A Business

Generational change is a media and marketing phenomenon- newspapers have separate sections geared to retired baby boomers, magazine covers show off new leaders from Generation X, and now, millennials.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Passion As Capital: Qatar Business Incubation Center CEO Aysha Al Mudahka

Qatar Business Incubation Center CEO Aysha Al Mudahka wants to steer Qatar's entrepreneurs toward a more prosperous future.
Entrepreneurs

Raising The Game: Qatar Financial Centre Authority CEO Yousuf Mohamed Al-Jaida

The CEO of Qatar Financial Centre Authority discusses on bringing the 'best in breed' businesses to Qatar.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Three Steps To Building A Sustainable Entrepreneurial Economy In The UAE

The UAE has a young economy defined by a developing entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Sheraa Team Comes Out On Top At GlassQube Startup Weekend FinTech Abu Dhabi

Bringing together designers, developers and entrepreneurs, GlassQube Startup Weekend FinTech Abu Dhabi was held in November in the UAE capital by TechStars, with the support of Google for Entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Eight Points Of Reference To Help Grow The MENA Startup Ecosystem

The 2016 edition of Entrepreneur Middle East's Enterprise Agility Forum, presented by du, discussed a variety of topics relating to the entrepreneurial ecosystem, with the main themes being on how corporates can support startups better, how SMEs can grow into new markets, and how burn rates need to be managed after an influx of funds.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Making The Cut: 7th Wave Of QBIC's LeanStartup Winners Announced

Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC) announced the winners to the seventh wave of LeanStartup Program in a Demo Day Festival, which saw a total of 15 startups pitch their ideas to a panel of judges, investors and key partners at the event.
Entrepreneur Ecosystems

A Blueprint For The Evolution Of The SME Sector In The Middle East

With technological change occurring exponentially, the revolution puts innovation at the heart of national competitive advantage. GCC countries will need a new wave of capable SMEs to stay relevant to this new ecosystem.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

To Advance Qatar's Tech Ecosystem, An Investment In Human Capital Is Needed

Through its numerous affiliate organizations, Qatar Foundation is making a significant impact in the technology and research development sector in Qatar.
Entrepreneurial ecosystems

Entrepreneurship In A World Of Unpredictable Success

In today's complexity and ways to adapt to its constant change, we need to appreciate the uneven success of products that are closely related to the uneven success of enterprises.
Events

ArabNet Riyadh 2016 To Focus On Saudi Arabia's Digital Economy

ArabNet expects to welcome over 1500 attendees for the 2016 edition, which focuses on the digital economy of the Kingdom and its Vision 2030 plan.
India

If India Accelerates Its Pace Of Production It Can Out-do China's Current Rate

In order to create 10-15 product global brands over the next 10 years, we need to invest in hundreds of companies now.