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11:00 – 12:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 1 - BUILDING RESILIENCE Mentorship Labs Navigating the Chaos: Burnout, Balance, and Building Resilience

As per a Gallup study, it is estimated that nearly 75% of entrepreneurs report experiencing occasional or frequent burnout. Join us for a discussion on navigating the chaos from industry veterans . Explore recognizing burnout, crafting balance , building personal & collective resilience, and shining bright through all this.

* What are the early signs of burnout specific to the startup environment?
* How can individuals establish healthy boundaries and prioritize personal well-being?
* Can "balance" truly exist in the fast-paced startup world?

Speakers

Vianney Mathonnet General Partner Modus Africa UAE

12:00 – 12:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
12:30 – 13:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   Networking Mentorship Labs
13:00 – 14:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 2 - SCALING Mentorship Labs Dream Team DNA: Building a Culture that Scales

How often does your team churn over? How do you inculcate a sense of belonging among your team? Uncover the secrets to crafting a magnetic company culture that attracts, retains, and fuels your dream team, even as you scale to new heights.

* Addressing the gaps between your current culture and the ideal "Dream Team DNA"?
* Strategies can be implemented to ensure your core values and team spirit remain intact across departments and geographical expansion
* How can you move beyond traditional perks and benefits?

Speakers

Nadine Zerrini Director Founder Institute Boston Accelerator USA

14:00 – 14:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
14:30 – 15:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   Networking Break Mentorship Labs
15:00 – 16:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 3 - NAVIGATING SUCCESS Mentorship Labs Emerging Trends in the Cyber Security Startup Ecosystem: What''s Hot and What''s Not?

Dive into the hottest and coldest trends shaping the cybersecurity ecosystem. Separate hype from reality and discover the hidden gems that could propel your venture to success. Join the conversation and navigate the future with confidence!

* Are they revolutionary solutions or simply trendy distractions?
* How will AI impact the start up landscape?
* Is there a "dark horse" trend not currently getting enough attention but holds significant potential for disrupting the cyber security landscape?

Speakers

Vatsalya Tandon Bessemer Venture Partners India

16:00 – 16:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
16:30 – 16:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Close Mentorship Labs
11:00 – 12:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 1 FUND RAISING Mentorship Labs Choosing the right Path: Bootstrapping vs. Fundraising

Get insider intel, battle-tested experience, and actionable tactics to navigate the perilous journey of your cyber startup. Join us and secure your path to success with unwavering confidence!

* Share your experiences and key learnings from successfully bootstrapping a startup
* Biggest hurdles, and what advice would you give to entrepreneurs considering this path?
* Understanding Dos and Don’t''s of both scenarios

Speakers

Amit Zutshi Founder and Managing Partner Morphosis Venture Capital Limited

12:00 – 12:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
12:30 – 13:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   Networking Break Mentorship Labs
13:00 – 14:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 2 GOING GLOBAL Mentorship Labs From Local to Global: Building Your Brand Beyond Borders

Scale your brand beyond borders! Uncover secrets to adapting your message, in the age of AI, navigating cultural nuances, and leveraging partnerships to conquer new markets. Join this session and transform your local success into a global phenomenon!

* Learn how to resonate with diverse audiences while staying true to your brand''s core values.
* Explore how AI could be the perfect partner to boost your brand awareness and market access.
* Mastering cultural nuances to build genuine connections with international consumers.

Speakers

Mossab Hussein Co-Founder SpiderSilk UAE

14:00 – 14:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
14:30 – 15:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   Break Mentorship Labs
15:00 – 16:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 3 UNPLUGGED Mentorship Labs From Pitch to Partnership: The Secret to Building Relationships with Investors

• Why it is crucial to establish a relationship with your investor
• What to say and what not to say in the first meeting/pitch with your potential investor
• How to maintain investor relations and expand your network 


 
Speakers

Countessina Anna De Bacci Co-Founder & CEO De Bacci Capital UK

16:00 – 16:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
16:30 – 16:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Close Mentorship Labs
11:00 – 12:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 1 PROOF OF CONCEPT Mentorship Labs Turn Your Proof-of-Concept into Reality! Partner with Public-Private Ventures

Poc in Hand? Scale Up with Public-Private Partnerships! Learn how to leverage PPPs to amplify your impact and turn your solution into a real-world game-changer.

* How can you leverage Public-Private Partnerships to scale your existing POC?
* What are the key steps needed to take to identify and secure a relevant PPP opportunity for my Pock?
* Crafting a compelling pitch that resonates with both public and private stakeholders.

Speakers

Dr. Hanan El Basha Managing Director Founder Institute GCC Qatar

12:00 – 12:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
12:30 – 13:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   Networking Break Mentorship Labs
13:00 – 14:00
MENTORSHIP LABS   MENTORSHIP LAB 2 INVESMENTS Mentorship Labs The Great Conversation : Innovation before Investment?

This open conversation will challenge traditional thinking and delve into the intricate relationship between igniting new ideas and securing the resources to bring them to life. Whether you''re an innovator, investor, or simply curious about the future, this is your chance to share your perspectives, gain valuable insights, and help shape the landscape of progress.

In this session we will talk about:

* Can truly groundbreaking ideas emerge without the initial support of funding?
* Does investment stifle creativity and risk-taking, or is it essential for scaling innovative solutions?
* In today''s world, is there a need to reimagine the relationship between innovation and investment for sustainable success?

Speakers

Sheikh Muhammad Noman Co-Founder & BDP Halliday Growth/ Vrijednosnice Osijek Holding / Mortgage Hub UAE

14:00 – 14:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Audience Q&A with Mentor Mentorship Labs
14:30 – 14:30
MENTORSHIP LABS   Close Mentorship Labs