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14 Webinars and Online Talks to Fill Up Your Quaran-time this Week

Fill your planner with our weekly roundup of online sessions and webinars from across the region.

It’s hard to believe a lot of us are going on a whole month of this work-from-home life, and the ecosystem’s migration into the digital world is all but complete. Events, seminars, talks and workshops have all moved online, as the region’s entrepreneurial platforms bring experts from across the world for this week’s not-to-be-missed webinars and online sessions.

1. Survive and Thrive Ep. 5: How to Scale Smart in A Crisis with Jeff Abbott, CEO at Global Scaling Academy, hosted by RiseUp

Where: Zoom Online

When: Sunday, April 12th | 7PM in Cairo

2. TechneBytes: Navigating Local Problems With Home Grown Ideas with Noha Rizk, Director of Consumer Marketing Commerce & Payments at Facebook and former Global Head of GTM Marketplaces at Paypal, hosted by Techne

Where: Zoom Online

When: Sunday, April 12th | 7PM in Cairo

3. Entrepreneurship Online School: Business Development & Partnerships with Mohamed Nagaty, Co-Founder & Chief Commercial Officer of Halan, hosted by Fekretak Sherketak

Where: Facebook Live

When: Sunday, April 12th | 8PM in Cairo

4. Re-thinking Business Strategies: Adapting to New Market Conditions with Lorenzo Jooris (CEO, Creative Zone), Dr. Corrie Block (CEO, Paragon Consulting), Spencer Lodge (consultant & entrepreneur) and RJ Ledesma (serial entrepreneur), hosted by Creative Zone Dubai

You can register here.

When: Monday, April 13th | 10AM in Dubai, 8AM in Cairo

5. Webinars Season: COVID-19’s Reshaping of Market Dynamics: Lessons from 10 Weeks in the Future with Walid Faza (Partner & COO - MSA Capital) and Philip Bahoshy (Founder & CEO - MAGNiTT), hosted by the GrEEK Campus

Where: Zoom Online

When: Monday, April 13th | 3PM in Cairo

6. Startup Sourcing Webinar for Investors with angel investor Paloma Castro Martinez, hosted by the Middle East Angel Investment Network (MAIN)

Where: Zoom Online

When: Monday, April 13th | 6PM in Cairo

7. Online Panel: What COVID-19 means for VCs in MENA with Kaiss Al-Essa (Founding Partner of Vision Ventures), Kenza Lahlou (Managing Partner at Outlierz Ventures), Tarek Fahim (CEO of Endure Capital) and Zubair Paracha (Founder of MENAbytes), hosted by MENAbytes

Where: Zoom Online and Facebook Live

When: Monday, April 13th | 7PM in Dubai, 5PM in Cairo

8. StartSmart: How to Out-Innovate: How Founders from MENA Are Creating Their Own Path with Saleh Abbas of Flat6Labs Bahrain and Alex Lazarow, Global Investor and Author of ‘Out-Innovate,’ hosted by Flat6Labs

Where: Zoom Online

When: Tuesday, April 14th | 4PM in Cairo

9. Webinars Season: 4 Steps to Help Your Business Thrive in A Crisis with Mohamed Tohami, CEO of Passion Point, hosted by the GrEEK Campus

Where: Zoom Online

When: Tuesday, April 14th | 7PM in Cairo

10. How to Deal with A Pandemic As A Founder with Hadeer Shalaby, founder of Careem Egypt and Careem Bus, hosted by Flat6Labs and StartEgypt

Where: Zoom Online

When: Tuesday, April 14th | 7:30PM

11. How to Lessen and Buffer the Impact of the Novel COVID-19 to Maintain Business Sustainability, hosted by the American University in Beirut and the Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance

You can register here.

When: Wednesday, April 15th | 1PM in Beirut, 12PM in Cairo

12. Push, Pause, or Pivot: Tips on Business Strategy When Your Market Is Impacted with Dana Baki, Co-Founder & COO of LunchOn, hosted by MAGNiTT

Where: Zoom Online

When: Wednesday, April 15th | 5PM in Dubai, 3PM in Cairo

13. Leadership in Times of Crisis with Omar Al Qahtani, General Manager of Omar Al Qahtani Group, hosted by Startup Khobar, The GrEEK Campus

Where: Zoom Online

When: Wednesday, April 15th | 8PM in Riyadh, 7PM in Cairo

14. Importance of E-Commerce: E-Meet & Ask with Manal Negm Alden (Head of Digital, ElAraby Group), hosted by Entreprenelle Hub

Where: Facebook Live on Entreprenelle Hub's Group

When: Saturday, April 18th | 8PM in Cairo

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