Category: Events


  • MIT Arab Startups Competition 2013

    April 27, 2013 | 120 reads

    Every year when the MIT Enterprise Forum starts announcing the winners at their annual Startups Competition Award Ceremony, I feel it again. I feel all the tension and anxiety I felt when I was one of the participants back in ... [Read more]


  • TAMAM: The Arab Mobile Apps Meetup

    March 28, 2013 | 120 reads

    Tech meetups in Amman seem to be taking new directions. In addition to big general meetups where lots of people attend, we are now seeing recently specialized smaller meetups where only 20-30 people participate. This makes it ... [Read more]


  • A Meeting For Entrepreneurs

    February 3, 2013 | 240 reads

    Last night, I attended “A meeting for Entrepreneurs” initiated by great entrepreneurs in Jordan to simply discuss the entrepreneurship echo system and how to contribute in enhancing it. The purpose of the meeting ... [Read more]


  • Amman’s Mini MBA Gathering

    October 3, 2012 | 250 reads

    Tonight I was invited to attend a new session of Amman’s Mini MBA Gathering that was started by Zaid Masri and some other activists. It’s a gathering of selective entrepreneurs who meet every week at Progressive G ... [Read more]


  • London Startup Weekend

    June 30, 2012 | 154 reads

    I happened to be in London this weekend after attending Endeavor Investor Network Event. So I was invited to attend SWLondon as a guest. It was a great opportunity to compare this same event with SWs of Amman, Cairo, and Riya ... [Read more]


  • Participating in Endeavor Investor Network in London

    June 30, 2012 | 91 reads

    On my way to San Francisco to join Kauffman Fellows Program, I stopped in London as I was invited to become a member of Endeavor Global Investor Network, and participate in both: a round table discussion about the VC industry ... [Read more]