Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) today announced that the second edition of the largest entrepreneurship festival in the UAE, Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival (SharjahEF), will be held on November 20-21, 2018, at the Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club. Held under the patronage of Sheraa Chairperson H.E. Sheikha Bodour Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, the 2018 edition of SharjahEF will build upon the festival’s mission to promote and support the growing ecosystem of entrepreneurs in Sharjah and the UAE. This year’s installment of SharjahEF is being staged with the support of Gold Partners Sharjah Islamic Bank, Sharjah Media City (Shams), Sharjah Asset Management.
The event is set to feature more than 100 speakers from around the world, including Emaar Properties Chairman Mohamed Alabbar, VaynerX Chairman Gary Vaynerchuk, Careem co-founder and CEO Mudassir Sheikha, Decoded co-founder and CEO Kathryn Parsons, author and research neuroscientist Baroness Susan Greenfield, Mindvalley founder and CEO Vishen Lakhiani, Leila Janah, founder and CEO, Samasource and LXMI, and others, with the sessions and workshops they lead all set to appeal to youth, startup founders, investors, and other ecosystem stakeholders.