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RiseUp Summit Day One @ AUC Downtown

CATEGORY:
Conference
DATE:
07/12/2018
TIME:
10:00am - 6:00pm
PLACE:
AUC Campus (Tahrir)
AREA:
Downtown
ADDRESS:
113 Kasr El Aini St.
PHONE:
02-27942964

One of the largest gatherings of entrepreneurs in the region is back! RiseUp is back in town for another exciting round of creativity, communication, and innovation. Here's the lineup of events for day one:


Capital Stage, Greek Campus

OPENING CEREMONY 
10AM-10:20AM 

TALK:
10:30AM to 10:50AM
The Magic of Failure
Kamran Elahian

FIRESIDE CHAT:
10:55AM- 11:25M
Time to Talk Grounded
Fadi Ghandour & Ahmed El Alfi

LAUNCHPAD: 
11:25AM- 11:30AM

BREAK:
11:30AM- 12:30AM

FIRESIDE CHAT:
12:30AM- 12:55AM
EGX Indepth
Mohamed Farid Saleh & Hany Soliman

FIRESIDE CHAT:
1:00PM- 1:25PM
Stay Grounded! 
Sandra Farid

TALK: 
1:30PM- 1:50PM
Get Things Done in MENA 
Hassan Haider

TALK: 
1:55PM- 2:15PM
Grounded Growth 
Karim Hussein

TALK: 
2:20PM-2:40PM
Palestine: The Ecosystem 
Ambar Amleh

TALK: 
2:45PM- 3:05PM
Uber Takes the Mic 
Brooks Entwistle

LAUNCHPAD: 
3:05PM- 3:30PM

TALK: 
3:35PM- 3:55PM
Policy for StartUps 
Dom Hallas

PANEL: 
4:00PM- 4:45PM
Corporates and StartUps: An Unexpected Partnership 
Tamer Mosalam, Tamer Hamed, Ayman Essawy, Khaled Talhouni, & Wael Abou El Ella

LAUNCHPAD:
4:45PM- 4:4:55PM

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
5:00PM- 5:20PM
VCs Vs Angels 
Ahmed Korayem, Zeina Mandour, & Kareem Elsirafy

TALK: 
5:25PM- 5:45PM
Transformation of the World Through Blockchain 
Dr. Ahmad Ghazawneh

TALK: 
5:45PM- 6:05PM
Women's Entrepreneurship: A Catalyst for Global Social Change 
Sophie Alkhaled

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Creative Stage, AUC Campus

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
12:30PM- 12:55PM
Disruptive Branding: Placing Yourself on the Map 
Dina Aly & Mohamed Abbas

TALK: 
1:00PM- 1:20PM
Binge Watching: What is the World Viewing and How? 
Tarek Nasr

TALK: 
1:25PM- 1:45PM
Cracking the Facebook Code for Creatives 
Bart Van De Vel

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
1:50PM- 2:15PM
Romanseya Manseya: RiseUp Edition 
Ahmed Safi & Yahia El Sady

BREAK: 
2:15PM- 2:35PM

TALK: 
2:35PM- 2:55PM
Empowering Through: A Story of Creative Empowerment 
Dina Saoudi

PANEL: 
3:00PM- 3:45PM
Electro Shaabi 
Mahmoud Refaat Sadat, Maan Abu Taleb Maha El Nabawie, & Ammar Dajani

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
3:55PM- 4:20PM
The Future of Podcasts in the Middle East 
Hebah Fisher & Ramsey Tesdell

TALK: 
4:25PM- 4:45PM
UX and Emotion: Taking Your User on a Date 
Sherin Wafaai Kamel

TALK: 
4:50PM- 5:10PM
Going Global with Arab Arts 
Ahmed El-Attar

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
5:15PM- 5:40PM
Film My Design: Capturing the Creative Process 
Nada Salem, Israa Mahmoud Ibrahim, Farah El-Rafei, & Amr Assaad

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Tech Stage, AUC Campus 

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
12:30PM- 1:00PM
A New World Order - AI & Geopolitics 
Amr Dawood & Aurore Belfrage

TALK: 
1:05PM-1:30PM
Blockchain Beyond the Hype 
Mohamed El Kasstawi

PANEL: 
1:35PM-2:25PM
Start, Grow, and Manage Your Marketplace 
Nour Al Hassan, Hossam Taher, Omar Ramadan, & Waleed Khalil

TALK: 
2:35PM- 3:00PM
The Disruption of Cloud Services 
Wael Abdoush

LAUNCHPAD: 
3:00PM- 3:10PM

TALK: 
3:15PM- 3:40PM
Flexibility & Magic: Finding Uber's Next Billion Rides 
Bradford Church

TALK: 
3:45PM- 4:10PM
From Zero to Three Million: The Halan Story 
Mounir Nakhla

PANEL: 
4:15PM- 5:05PM
Refugees: Digital Lifelines 
Alexandra Clare Ryan Sturgill, & Melissa Jun Rowley

FIRESIDE CHAT: 
5:10PM- 5:40PM
A Tale of Two Entrepreneurs: Scaling Up and Surviving in Egypt 
Amir Allam & Ahmed Zahran

Todays Events
Manic Monday @   Cairo  Jazz      Club
Bars
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club
Shubbak El Fann @ Goethe-Institut Kairo
Culture
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Venue: Goethe Institute
Amro & the Big Band Boogie  @ CJC  610
Bars
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club 610
Mixed Martial Arts @ Osana Family Wellness
Health & Fitness
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue: Osana Family Wellness
Hip Hop @ Underground
Clubs
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 9:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: UnderGround
Spade of Hearts @ Kempinksi
Bars
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 9:30pm - 12:0am
Venue: Kempinski Jazz Bar
All You Can Eat Sushi @ Torii
Dining
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Venue: Torii
Darts @ Underground
Bars
Date: 12/10/2018
Time: 5:00pm - 1:00am
Venue: UnderGround