It’s that time of the year when you spot Christmas colors and RiseUp’s famous yellow announcements and posts everywhere! 

Since 2013, RiseUp Summit has been gathering all of the success stories, achievements, gurus, and experts of the MENA region and beyond. Now, RiseUp has officially become one of the most significant innovations and entrepreneurship summit taking place in Egypt for three days, as a one-stop-shop entrepreneurship marathon. 

The summit is happening on the 5th, 6th, and the 7th of this December at The American University in Cairo (AUC) in New Cairo.

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WUZZUF Activities in RiseUp’19

For the sixth time in a row, WUZZUF is participating as one of the main strategic partners in this year’s round of RiseUp Summit with multiple activities that will help you in your journey to growth. 

Here, in WUZZUF, we believe that it’s our part to help you navigate to what’s beyond just a job. For this reason, if you’re a junior, senior executive, startup founder, HR personnel, Venture capitalist (VC), we know what you want, and we’ve prepared ourselves for it! So keep your eyes awake on our agenda!

WUZZUF’s Main Activities

WUZZUF Startup Talent Matchmaking Event

Date: 7th of December (Day 3)

After the huge success achieved in the past three years, our exclusive Talent Matchmaking Event will be held again this year on the third day of  #RiseUp’19.

 WUZZUF’s Talent Matchmaking is especially designed to help Senior Executives and CxOs, meet and connect with representatives from startups, actively hiring for key positions in their teams. 

The time is almost up, save the date and get ready to experience #ThePowerOfNetworking. 

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For more information on how to come prepared, here’s our ultimate guide to our Matchmaking event from here.

WUZZUF Career Coaching

Date: 6th and 7th of December ( Day 2 and 3)

For the second year, WUZZUF, in collaboration with RiseUp, is offering career coaching sessions, workshops, and circles by our very own Career Coaches. Through a set of career-focused workshops and circles, our expert coaches will help you land the right job, draw your career path wisely, and make smarter choices with well-researched job market insights.

Hurry up! Register

Pass By Our Booth!

Find us on the ground in our WUZZUF booth, where you can consult our recruitment experts and communicate with our team! and DON’T forget to pass by our booth and get your 50% discount on our coaching services!

Location: Partners Area (A)

Our talks and workshops

WUZZUF Speakers

RiseUp is a great opportunity to pick the top-notch entrepreneurial teams’ brains. Through these talks and workshops, you will 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!

‘Personalized’ Is the New ‘Standard’: Impacting your User’s Journey

Who: Mourad Salih:  Product Manager at Basharsoft

When: Friday, December 6th – 7:20 PM

Where: Main Stage talk – Tech stage

Growth Mindset | The Growth Paths for your Business

Who: Mostafa Hassan: Head of Business at Basharsoft

When: Saturday, December 7th  – 5:35 PM

Where: Main Stage Talk – Growth Stage

Design for Growth: Organization & Culture 


  • Ameer Sherif: our CEO and Co-founder of Basharsoft
  •  Amr Yehia: Consultant at Cordea

When: Friday, December 6th  – 1:30 PM

Where: Fireside Chat – Growth Stage

What you are Signing up for? Startups VS. Corporates.


  • Waleed El Ramly, CMO at Basharsoft
  • Ahmed Saber ElSayed, Co-Founder | Product, PS & Sales Director at BlueCrunch
  • Mohamed A. FakhrElDin,  Commercial Director at Paynas
  • Hashem Merghany, Senior Sales Agent at Exhibition Housing Services

When: Saturday, December 7th – 1:00 PM

Where: Fireside Chat – Lecture Hall

Workshop: Efficient Entrepreneurship | Building a Product that Fits


  • Ahmed Desouki, Head of Business Development & Strategic Programs at BasharSoft
  • Mohamed Lasheen, Head of Operations at BasharSoft

When: Friday, December 6th  – 2:30 PM

Where: Fireside Chat – Lecture Hall

The Egyptian Job Market in Numbers

Who: Yousara Nasrat – WUZZUF Career Coach at Basharsoft

When: Saturday, December 7th  – 4:00 PM 

Where: Sessions Area

The Hard Things About VCs.


  • Ameer sherif:  our CEO and Co-founder of Basharsoft
  • Tarek Fahim: founder and CEO of Endavour

When: Thursday, December 5th – 8:15 PM

Where: Capital Stage


#RiseUp19 is almost here! Get ready for fruitful discussions, sessions, meetups and workshops!

If you didn’t buy your tickets yet, hurry and get your ticket with our special discount. Just make sure to use this promo code : [RiseUpXWuzzuf]. Get your ticket HERE

See you there!




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