Six entrepreneurial start-ups will be launched as companies and projects at this sold out event to hundreds of executives including interested angel investors from the oil rich region.
According to Iyad Mourtada, Founder of Open Thinking Day in the UAE,
“ We are delighted to celebrate the power of creative innovation with so many like thinking entrepreneurs and leaders at the first Open Thinking Day in the UAE.”
Hundreds of delegates will gather at the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce auditorium for the all day event, which will host auditors and financial speakers in the morning, and CEO’s and leading Innovators in the evening.
Among the project start ups to be unveiled and launched are ‘A Million Opportunities to Learn’, a CSR project of Open Thinking, High Performance League, A business game for real life players, Eureeca, a revolutionary crowd funding opportunity, i360Hub, for new start up opportunities in the UAE and the World Class Academy of Excellence, a corporate mentor and leadership arm of Open Thinking.
Major institutions and associations in the UAE that include HR, Auditing and Executive, including the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce, are sponsoring the event.
Delegates from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and other emirates have signed up to attend this first of its kind exhibition and conference.
One the highlights of the event is the speakers forum, which will showcase powerful talks from 20 top speakers in the UAE on topics that CEO’s and leaders need to know about the next generation of business.
“The networking opportunities that these executives have makes this event one of the biggest brainstorming and idea sharing events of 2012”, says Michael J. Tolan, an international speaker at the event and CEO of World Class Group.
“We are proud to support Open Thinking and its various projects throughout the Mena region to foster knowledge transfer to executives and entrepreneurs who embrace growth and learning are both tandem tools for change, said the Founder of World Class Academy of Excellence at 'OpenThinking' FZE LLC.”