For the fifth year in a row, we, WUZZUF, are participating as one of the main strategic partners in this year’s round of RiseUp Summit with various activities for all. Consequently and Just like the theme stated let’s take you to the ground and let you aim high.

RiseUp’18 activities are going to “Aim high, yet staying grounded”.

RiseUp Summit is the MENA region’s biggest innovation and entrepreneurship summit taking place on December 7, 8 and 9 in the heart of Downtown Cairo.

WUZZUF Activities at RiseUp

As we always reassure you processing more than just a job. We’re preparing for impressive activities. We care for all sides( juniors, senior executives, startup founders/HR, Venture capitals(VCs) and even those who need career coaching. Here’s our agenda!

Our main activities

WUZZUF Startup Talent Matchmaking

Date: 8th of December (Day 2 of 3)
Location: Uber Eats Office

Startup Talent Matchmaking” event is intended to connect startup founders with senior executives looking to join exciting and growing tech startups. So if you’re ready to be connected with the proper suitable network. You can register:

For more information about this event. You can check our guide on how to make the best of it, and Come well loaded, dressed and prepared.

WUZZUF Career Coaching

Date: 9th of December (Day 3 of 3)
Location: AlMaqarr Coworking space

For the first time, WUZZUF, In collaboration with RiseUp, is organizing WUZZUF Career Coaching Event. Our certified coaches will help those who are still confused about their career destinations/paths whether they’re juniors or professional seniors, to figure out what their next step should be.

The event consists of 30-min sessions and career circles. Our coaches will discuss topics like hiring process values, the Egyptian market, startup jobs, and more frequently asked questions. You can also approach our coaches easily anytime at our booth in the HIPOs area.

Hurry up! Register

Find us on ground!

Our Booths

We positioned two booths to assist you, both booths are located at:

Startup support team booth

Location: Partners Area

This booth will help all the companies and startup attendees from early-stage to expansion, through our B2B programs and services. Don’t miss the chance!

Talent support team booth

Location: HIPOs Area

If you haven’t experienced any of our programs, you may need to check this booth straightaway. Through this booth, you will know more about WUZZUF Coaches, WUZZUF internships and many other programs we develop for talents. Boost your career and visit our booth.

Our talks and workshops

WUZZUF Speakers

RiseUp is a great opportunity to pick the top-notch entrepreneurial teams’ brains. Through these talk and workshops, you will be able to get a glimpse of how WUZZUF does it, and how you can do it too, whether you are a startup founder, a founder-to-be, or someone who wants to work in a startup!

HR for startups From early to growth stage (Workshop)

  • Who: Aya Waheed; Head of people and culture at WUZZUF
  • Date: December 7th (Day 1)
  • Time: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Location: Falak Hall

The WUZZUF fundraising journey from bootstrapping to Series B (Keynote)

  • Who: Ameer sherif; CEO and Co-founder of Basharsoft
  • Date: December 8th (Day 2)
  • Time: 11:10 to 11:40am
  • Location: Main Capital stage

Fireside chat: The scaling-up journey and its challenges

  • Who: Ameer Sherif; CEO and Co-founder of Basharsoft
  • Date: December 8th (Day 2)
  • Time: 11:40 am, right after the keynote
  • Location: Main Capital stage

Fireside Chat: The purpose-driven career: Myth or possibility?

  • Who:
    • Ahmed Dessouki; Senior Business Development Executive, Basharsoft
    • Mostafa Hassan; Product Marketing Manager -Forasna, Basharsoft
  • Date: December 9th (Day 3)
  • Time: 12:40 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Location: Main Capital stage

Principles, data, and algorithms for building personalized hybrid recommendation engines (Workshop)

  • Who: Islam Heggo; Technical Product Manager & Machine Learning Lead at WUZZUF
  • Date: December 9th (Day 3)
  • Time: 11:30 am to 12:30 am
  • Location: Jameel Hall

Get ready for serious discussions and networking. If you didn’t Buy your ticket yet, you better get it from here and get ready!

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