Everything You Need to Know About RiseUp '19 at AUC New Cairo
For the first time, AUC will be the main partner of RiseUp Summit, the one-stop-shop event connecting startups in the Middle East and Africa. With more than 8,000 people expected to attend from around 60 countries, the summit will be bustling with international speakers; Fortune 500 companies; the region's top entrepreneurs, startups, investors and creative masterminds; and prominent journalists. Read more about the event here.
Here's a snapshot of everything you need to know about the biggest startup event of the year:
AUC will have a booth set up all three days of the event, selling University merchandise and books.
Mai Abaza ’02
Co-Founder and CEO, Publicist Inc.
Yaseen Abdelghaffar ’10
Mohamed Aboulnaga ’09
Co-Founder and CCO, Halan
Myrna Fahim ’16
Lead Developer Advocate, Egypt and Morocco, IBM
Karim Fahmy ’17
CEO and Co-Founder, Inploy
Sandra Farid ’11
Founding Partner, Acumen Consulting
Maged Farrag ’93
Creative and Managing Director, 5DVR
Jad Ghalayini ’18
Ahmed Ghaly ’06
Director of Business Transformation and Project Management, Orion360 Digital Transformation
Karim Harouny ’02
Founder and CEO, Mashtal Gardens Centers
Mohamed Mounir ’03
Mohamed Rahmy ’03
Managing Director, Endeavor Egypt
Sahar Salama ’95
Founder and CEO, TPAY Mobile
Mohamed Farid Saleh
Executive Chairman, Egyptian Stock Exchange
Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, AUC
Architect, Naga Studio Architecture
To learn more about each speaker, visit the RiseUp Speakers page.