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Faculty: Faculty of Administrative Sciences and Economics
Department: Business and Management

Type of the workshop: National Workshop
The workshop in brief:

The aim of the program was to celebrate the global entrepreneurship week and the workshop has provided a platform for entrepreneurs to share and exchange the ideas.

Participants: There were 30 attendees in the workshop.

Date and time: November 18, 2020.
Place: Tishk International University.

Session topics: 

  1. Session one was about the obstacles of starting a venture and the ecosystem.
  2. Session two was about how two entrepreneurs have started their ventures.

Presenters names and affiliations:

  • Muhamad Salam

Muhamad Salam is the founder and the CEO of Meraki Ventures; he had been awarded the entrepreneur of the year in 2017 at the Rwanga awards.

  • Mr Salar Faiq

Salar Faiq is the founder and CEO of PI Marketing agency. He is a multilingual marketing and IT specialist with professional qualifications in computer engineering.

  • Lanah Haddad

An archaeologist and worked in the past 10 years in different international projects, especially in the MENA-region. Driven by the motivation of building bridges to reconnect people with their heritage, she created a board game based on Mesopotamian heritage and founded an Iraqi Board Game Start-up under the name Urbilum.

Outcome of the workshop:

As outcome of the workshop, we have celebrated the Entrepreneurship week, which is celebrated worldwide and the students have learned from the experience of entrepreneurs. The workshop became a platform for the entrepreneurs and students to exchange their ideas.