Yann Borgstedt, Founder of Womanity, was speaker and judge at the conference Time to Invest in Arab Youth and Their Innovations, organised by MIT Technology Review Arab Edition and the MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab, that took place on April 14th 2016 in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The conference was centred on the opportunities that an increasingly innovative Arab youth can bring to regional and global players.

Yann was among 23 impressive speakers, including Zeinab Salbi, Founder and former CEO of Women for Women International; Muna AbuSlayman, Co-host of MBC’s Kalam Nawaem; HRH Reema Bint Bandar, Founder and CEO of Alf Khair and Hala Fadel, Chairman of MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab. He addressed the conference on social entrepreneurship and the youth, and he also was judge on the MIT Arab Start-Up panel alongside some influential business leaders.

The conference was met with great success, and was followed by an Award Ceremony and a Gala Dinner.

“Some amazing women entrepreneurs at the MIT Arab Startup Forum” – Yann Borgstedt

“Great honor to be on a panel on social entrepreneurship with Zainab Salbi, Muna AbuSulayman and her highness princess Reema Bint Bandar Al Saud”  – Yann Borgstedt

Please read further about the conference here.