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  • M POWERED SUMMIT

11 May 2017

Venue: Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral

2nd Global Islamic Economy

Entrepreneurship Convention

Future of Islamic Digital Technology

M Powered Summit

CONVENTION

GIEEC2017 is the #1 leading entrepreneurship conference in the global halal economy.

GIEEC 2017 brings all industry experts from across the global Islamic economy – entrepreneurs, investors, consultants, ecosystem supporters, bankers and up-and-coming startups to share their experiences and expertise in developing the entrepreneurship ecosystem in the global Islamic economy.

GIE TALKS

GIEEC Startup Monthly is a monthly event series dedicated to inspiring and connecting Islamic economy entrepreneurs in local cities around the world. We host successful local founders, innovators, investors and individuals interested in learning more about the Islamic economy.

Our monthly events are open to anyone interested in Islamic economy (tech) startups and connecting with entrepreneurs building companies in this fast-growing emerging economy.

Multaqa Al-Hikmah

Elmangos ventures studio is launching the world’s first Islamic Economy Startup Digital Incubator at GIEEC on May 11th 2017. A 5-week startup digital accelerator open to all small businesses, startups and freelancers connected to the Islamic economy globally. We aim to help accelerate 100 companies to market each year. We provide intensive training, demo day and provide a capital investment to our top 3 startups.

GIEEC VISION

11 May 2017 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

After a successful, premiere global gathering for entrepreneurs, startups and SMEs in the Islamic Economy, Global Islamic Economy Entrepreneurship Convention(formerly M Powered Summit 2017) will continue to fulfill it’s vision to become the largest young entrepreneurship platform in the global Islamic Economy and beyond. This event will continue to bring all industry experts from across the global Islamic economy – entrepreneurs, investors, consultants, ecosystem supporters, bankers and up-and-coming startups to share their experiences and expertise in developing the entrepreneurship ecosystem in the global Islamic economy.

500

Delegates

15

MEDIA

20

INSPIRING LEADERS

1

DAY OF UNLIMITED IMPACT

Limited Seats Available. Book Now Before Prices Increase.

ENERGIZING INNOVATION IN THE ISLAMIC DIGITAL ECONOMY

GLOBAL LEADERS & STAKEHOLDERS AT THE CENTER OF ISLAMIC ECONOMY

We believe in showcasing a brand of innovative, creative and entrepreneurial Muslims as contributing members of our society and the world and celebrating those who are driving this market forward to grow the next generation of globally successful Islamic brands in fashion, finance, media, sustainability, lifestyle and recreation. GIEEC 2017 will discuss critical challenges and opportunities for startups and SMEs, business and investment opportunities.

From marketing, personal branding, business model generation, growth hacking to social entrepreneurship, 
join these exciting speakers as they share their entrepreneurial stories and know-how on building successful global brands.

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President & CEO INCEIF |The Global University of Islamic Finance

Daud Vicary Abdullah

CEO | MavCap

Jamaludin Bujang

CEO | Tripfez

Faeez Fadhlillah

Deputy CEO | Matrade

Wan Latiff Wan Musa

VP | MDEC

Norhizam Kadir

CEO | Ethiscrowd

Umar Munshi

Agenda

THURS 11TH MAY 2017

08:00

REGISTRATION

08:00 - 09:00

09:00

OPENING REMARKS

09:00 - 09:15

Opening remarks from David Vicary, CEO of INCEIF

09:15

MALAYSIA'S ROLE IN LEADING THE GLOBAL ISLAMIC DIGITAL ECONOMY

09:15 - 09:30

Norhizam Kadir, VP of MDEC

MDEC Presentation Digital Hub™ Initiative and Malaysia Tech Entrepreneur Programme

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation will be giving a short presentation and video discussing
the newly launched Digital Hub Initiative and Malaysia Tech Entrepreneur Programme

09:30

INVESTING IN THE ISLAMIC ECONOMY

09:30 - 10:15

What funding opportunities exist? Where can high-growth potential Muslim startups become resourceful? How can our ecosystems be better built to assist grassroots growth of the Islamic economy?

Panelists 
Jamaluddin Bujang, CEO of MAVCAP

Hassan Alsagoff, CEO OF Mountain Partners Malaysia

Muzna Khan, Community Manager at 500 STARTUPS

Mr. Gopi Ganesalingam, Vice President – Enterprise Development, MDEC

10:15

GROWING YOUR STARTUP

10:15 - 10:30

The Lean Startup Methodology is the one of the most popular Silicon Valley methods for startups to start or
grow their companies. Learn from KL’s leading startup coach on how to use this method to take your idea
to reality or simply grow your existing start-up idea.Speaker: Riz Ainuddin, Co-founder at Code.Army
10:30

FUTURE OF ISLAMIC FINANCE FINTECH

10:30 - 11:15

Financial Technology (FinTech) is revolutionizing Islamic finance. What is Fintech? How is Fintech changing the way Islamic finance is done? For the first time ever, leading key stakeholders in the Islamic fintech space get together and discuss the latest opportunities and challenges in the fintech space.

Panelists:
David Vicary, CEO of INCIEF
Umar Munshi, CEO of Ethisventures
Kyri Andreou, Co-Founder of Ata Plus
Mohammad Rafi Houssein, CEO of Finocracy

Moderator:
Ahmad Sabree, Ethiscrowd

11:15

ETHISVENTURES WELCOMES A NEW FAMILY MEMBER

11:15 - 11:30

EthisVentures has a new platform in the oven, be there for the unveiling!

Speaker: Umar Munshi, CEO, EthisVentures

11:30

GLOBAL ECONOMIC IMPACT OF MUSLIM TRAVEL & FUTURE TRENDS

11:30 - 11:50

Worth over $151 billion, the Muslim market is the fastest growing travel industry. Where is the halal travel / tourism space heading? What is behind this massive growth? What challenges exist for tourism / travel professionals and entrepreneurs trying to build this space? Hear from a rising-star, named Forbes 30 under 30, Faeez Fadhlillah has become the face of Muslim travel pioneering new ways of serving Muslim travelers.

Speaker: Faeez Fadhlillah, CEO of TripFez

11:50

HALAL GOES GLOBAL: MALAYSIA'S EXPERIENCE

11:50 - 12:35

Keynote  – Q&A

Speaker: Wan Latiff Wan Musa, Deputy CEO of MATRADE

12:35

LUNCH/PRAYER BREAK

12:35 - 14:00

14:00

START-UP PRESENTATIONS

14:00 - 14:20

Game-changing ideas and startups within the Islamic digital economy get the opportunity to share their idea on stage for minutes each.
14:20

VENTURE BUILDING: 101 WITH A MUSLIM VENTURE CAPITALIST

14:20 - 14:30

Hassan Alsagoff will lead an insightful session on venture building and how startups can better position
themselves to attract investment.Speaker: Hassan Alsagoff, CEO of Mountain Partners Malaysia
14:30

ISLAMIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP OUTPUT AND GROWTH IN IRAN

14:30 - 14:45

Speaker: Dr Hamid Saber Farzam, Chairman of QATIC

14:45

ENTREPRENEURSHIP TALK

14:45 - 15:30

What it is like to be a real entrepreneur? What are the in-depth challenges that one must overcome to start
and grow their business? What can we learn about finding and seizing opportunities? What exactly do you need
to start up? What is the first step? These are few of many questions that can be asked to entrepreneurs.
This session, you get to hear from two successful entrepreneurs on what it takes to start and grow a successful
global business.Panelists:Shakeeb Saqlain, CEO of Islamicbanker.com
Abd Elmohaimen Mansi, Founder of ElmangosModerator: Moustafa Sano, IIUM
15:30

WEMPY DYOCTA KOTO

15:30 - 15:50

Speaker: Mr. Wempy Dyocta Koto, CEO of Wardour and Oxford

15:50

IMPORTANT GLOBAL ANNOUNCEMENT

15:50 - 16:00

16:00

MUSLIM WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY

16:00 - 16:30

What can we learn from the Muslim women demographic?

Being the largest consumer base in the Islamic economy, we have seen a rise of digital products

serving this consumer segment.

 

What can we learn from the Muslim women leading the Islamic digital

tech revolution?

 

Panel:

Fynn Jamal, DopsTv

Nadira Yusoff, Girls in Tech

Harasha Bafana, Adam & Hawa Network

Farah Othman, Into Taqwa

Sahar Nawaz Sheikh, The Mindful Soul Academy

Moderator: Fiona Kirubi, Co-Founder, Awal Consulting

16:30

ASR PRAYER BREAK & NETWORKING

16:30 - 16:40

16:40

OVERCOMING CHALLENGES AS A MUSLIM ENTREPRENEUR AND INVESTOR

16:40 - 17:00

Speaker: Mohamed Geraldez, Principal, MGeraldez.com

17:00

CLOSING SESSION

17:00 - 17:10

By Abd Elmohaimen Mansi, Co-Founder of GIEEC 2017

17:10

TEA / PRAYER BREAK

17:10 - 17:20

17:20

BUSINESS MENTORSHIP & POST-EVENT NETWORKING SESSION

17:20 - 18:00

This is an opportunity for startups, entrepreneurs, speakers and investors to connect!
We will be having a mentorship corner with dedicated mentors for anyone looking for feedback on their company. Details will be provided during registrations to delegates.

19:30

VIP Private Dinner

19:30 - 21:00

A private dinner (invitation only) with sponsors, partners and speakers.

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EVENT FAQS

Who Is Attending ?

Startups, Small Business Owners, Leading Entrepreneurs in the Islamic Economy, Creatives, Corporate Decision Makers, Investors

I’d like to purchase tickets for 20 members, is there bulk pricing?

Yes there is. Please contact team@elmangos.com and we will get back to you.

Why Should I Attend?

If you want to take you and your business to the next level, this is where can learn more about the Islamic economy, the fastest-growing market opportunity in the world reaching $2.47 trillion by 2018. There are plenty of untapped opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors to take advantage of this.

How Are You Different from large scale Islamic Economy and Finance Summits ?

We are a grassroots start-up conference dedicated. We are focusing  providing entrepreneurs and startups practical knowledge and resources to help them grow their companies. From how to develop your brand to how to fundraise for your company – you’ll be able to meet and network world class entrepreneurs who’ve done it themselves and help you avoid making the same mistake.

How to get to the venue? Is there parking available?

The next summit will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. We will soon release detailed information on how to get to the venue. Please stay tuned and make sure you join our mailing list so as not to miss out on important information.

What Can I Expect ?

Come to our summit and learn how some entrepreneurs have done the same through panel discussions, inspiring talks, mentorship sessions, networking and post-event dinners.

Which payment methods do you accept?

We sell our tickets on Eventbrite, which accepts all forms of payment.