Satellite Events

Satellite Events are events planned either before/after December 9,10,11 (we’re talking hackathons & tours) or are hosted outside of the 9 am – 6 pm Summit schedule (party anyone?). Just when you think you couldn’t experience more, satellite events will provide more knowhow, more networking and more fun! Our community will host events all over Egypt, to make sure our #RiseUp16 attendees have non-stop experiences!

Karmsolar Annual Forum

KarmSolar is launching its Annual Forum as RiseUp’s first satellite event. The Forum will feature a series of major announcements, keynote speakers and some intriguing updates.
This event is set to strengthen the critical intersection of solar energy with its surrounding ecosystem which consists of the agriculture, architecture, communities and start-ups, as well as the government sector.

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1864 Accelerator event

1864 Accelerator powered by Flat6Labs in partnership with Barclays Bank Egypt is thrilled to announce this year’s biggest FinTech event “1864 FinTech Accelerator’s Demo Day”. During the event, 1864 Accelerator will unveil eight innovative FinTech startups to the entrepreneurial, business and banking community at large.
The event will take place on Saturday 10th of December in attendance of local and international investors, angels and VC delegates to witness this very exciting rite of passage as the FinTech startups showcase their startups and demonstrate their ability to take on their business to the next level and scale! for more information about the Accelerator visit http://www.1864accelerator.com/ .

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Hack4Egypt

Shouting out to all Tech-freaks, this is your 72-hours in heaven! Hack4Egypt is back for RiseUp16 and is striving to create social impact now more than ever. With a mission to educate, empower and inspire ambitious tech entrepreneurs to address humanity’s greatest challenges, Hack4Egypt encourages you to join this 3 day event that could potentially change your life.

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