MENA Edition

Virtual South Summit MENA Edition

(Middle East & North Africa)

April 7th | 4:30 PM (CEST)

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An opportunity to keep boosting the innovation ecosystem

Virtual South Summit MENA Edition is a digital joint initiative created by South Summit and IE University that will gather all the top players from the innovation ecosystem in the region. It will include content with the best professionals and a Startup Competition in which the most disruptive startups from MENA region will share their projects in front of top notch investors and corporates.

A complete digital experience to keep boosting the key ecosystem and get access to new opportunities for your business.

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Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with the key players in the ecosystem.

Why Attend?

A digital encounter gathering top startups, top notch investors, as well as leading corporations in MENA region.

Get visibility for your project and connect with the key players in the ecosystem, potential clients or perfect matches for a strategic collaboration.

Meet our Speakers!

Tomaso Rodriguez

Tomaso Rodriguez (CEO at Talabat) a natural entrepreneur, startup enthusiast, and venture capitalist.

He started his career as an investor at 360 capital partners (a European fund with $500 million) and is now responsible for ramping up Talabat’s presence in the Middle East and building strategic partnerships.

Tomaso Rodriguez

Tomaso Rodriguez (CEO at Talabat) a natural entrepreneur, startup enthusiast, and venture capitalist.

He started his career as an investor at 360 capital partners (a European fund with $500 million) and is now responsible for ramping up Talabat’s presence in the Middle East and building strategic partnerships.

Tomaso Rodriguez

Tomaso Rodriguez (CEO at Talabat) a natural entrepreneur, startup enthusiast, and venture capitalist.

He started his career as an investor at 360 capital partners (a European fund with $500 million) and is now responsible for ramping up Talabat’s presence in the Middle East and building strategic partnerships.

Renata Liuzzi

Renata Liuzzi, Founder and CEO of Axis Partners, a Strategy boutique consultancy firm which brings an unique approach to Customer Experience.

In the last 5 years Renata has been focused in the Middle East as the Director of Customer Experience for Emaar Group and Meraas Holding.

Renata Liuzzi

Renata Liuzzi, Founder and CEO of Axis Partners, a Strategy boutique consultancy firm which brings an unique approach to Customer Experience.

In the last 5 years Renata has been focused in the Middle East as the Director of Customer Experience for Emaar Group and Meraas Holding.

Renata Liuzzi

Renata Liuzzi, Founder and CEO of Axis Partners, a Strategy boutique consultancy firm which brings an unique approach to Customer Experience.

In the last 5 years Renata has been focused in the Middle East as the Director of Customer Experience for Emaar Group and Meraas Holding.

Startup Competition

The most disruptive startups in the area will prove the world that it’s one of the most promising emerging markets when it comes to innovation and entrepreneurship. They will pitch and answer the questions of a top tier jury These are some of the top juries confirmed:

AGENDA

16:30 – 16:35 Welcome and Opening Remarks

Maria Benjumea (CEO & Founder of Spain Startup) and Sabine Yazbeck (International Development Director for the MEA region at IE University)

16:35 – 16:50 Fireside Chat

Tomaso Rodriguez (CEO of Talabat) with Paris de l'Etraz

16:50 – 17:30 Startup Competition and Q&A

5 Startup Finalists and Expert Jury

17:30 – 17:45 Fireside Chat

Renata Liuzzi (Founder and CEO Axis Partners) with Paris de l'Etraz

17:45 – 18:00 Winner Announcement and Closing Remarks

Maria Benjumea (CEO & Founder of Spain Startup) and Paris de l'Etraz

Relive the session!

Meet the key players in the industry, relive our Startup Competition and meet the winner Startup.