More than 200 industry and community leaders in Abu Dhabi will convene for the event and discuss methods to empower new angel investors, as well as strengthen the potential of Angel Investment in creating a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem in the UAE.
This year’s symposium explores the theme of "Looking East - The New Digital Silk Road & The Future of the Global Technology Order" and brings together renowned local and global experts.
Supported by United Arab Emirates Ministry of Economy
Sponsored by Abu Dhabi Global Market Ecosystem Partners Etihad Airways Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development Latham & Watkins, LLP UAExchange U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council
Speakers H.E. Abdallah Al Shamsi, Assistant Undersecretary and Head of UAE Executive Team, UAE Ministry of Economy and Global Innovation Index
Anshuman Bapna, Chief Product Officer, Goibibo (MakeMyTrip group)
Caroline Faraj, VP, Arabic Services, CNN
Ramesh Jagannathan, Managing Director, startAD at NYU Abu Dhabi
Vani Kola, Managing Director, Kalaari Capital
Eyad Latif, Counsel, Latham & Watkins
Winston Ma, CEO, China Silkroad Investment
Jillian Manus, Managing Partner, Structure Capital
Brian Meenagh, Partner, Latham & Watkins
Ken Miller, President and CEO, Ken Miller Capital
Suren Shetty, Chief Information Officer, UAE Exchange
Harjiv Singh, Founder and CEO, BrainGain Global
John Tate, CEO, Tamkeen
Pule Taukobong, Founding Partner, CRE Venture Capital
Martin Tideström, Business Development Director, ADGM
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