OPEN Forum 2019

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Attend one of the leading events for professionals and entrepreneurs in the Bay Area. Meet and network with the most succesful in this field and the future being planned. Learn from the success stories of succesful entrepreneurs.

Attend "Ignite your Passion" OPEN SV Forum. Learn what you will need to excel in the next decade.

AI is bringing with itself a revolution which will be changing every aspect of our life. From chatbots to AI tools to help you work smarter. It spans every area in technology, Arts, Health, Social Sciences etc. This year we examine core AI and all the areas it touches. We also focus on traditional ways to build companies, get funding, learn how to Network etc. So don't miss the forum this year. It will equip you with what you will need in the coming decade.

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Attend in person Sessions by the following speakers.

Mudassir Sheikha, CEO, Careem

Phil Jaber, "Founder, Man Behind Philz Coffee", Philz Coffee

Anwar Akram, VP Advertising Operations, Google

Aurangzeb Khan, President & CEO, "Altia Systems, Inc."

Naveed Sherwani, CEO, SiFive

Adam Epstein, Advisor to CEOs, Third Creek Advisors

Faruk Bhagani, Senor Product Manager, Oracle

Batool Haider, Applied Scientist, Amazon Artificial Intelligence

Fauad Hasan, Investor, "Board Member, Entrepreneur"

Zia Hasnain, CEO, Innowi

Irfan Essa, Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Professor and Associate Dean for Research

Hassan Ahmed, Chairman and CEO, Affirmed Networks

Junaid Razzak, "Sr. Director, Professional Services", PayPal

Ali Minai, "Prof, University of Cincinati", "Prof, University of Cincinati"

Lubna Ahmad, CEO, Invoy

Nicholas Davidov, Co-Founder, Gagarin Capital

Farah Ali, "VP Engineering, Player and Developer Experience", Electronic Arts

Tim Brugh, Partner, Pillsbury Silicon Valley

Omar Tawakol, Founder and CEO, Voicea

Jeremy Palac, Regional Director, Fidelity Investments

Raheel Bodla, Sucess Coach, Sucess Coach

Aaref Hilaly, Partner, Sequoia Capital

Bilal Zuberi, Early stage VC. Partner, Lux Capital

Zeeshan Syed, Founder and CEO, HEALTH@SCALE

Tasneem Manjara, Head of Network Development, Volvo Tech Fund

Omar Siddiqui, Attorney/ Founding Partner, Siddiqui Law + FBI National Director (CAAA) +CIA Partner + 2018 U.S. Congressional Candidate (CA48)

Zia Syed, CTO, "CTO and Head of Product Engineering for Advanced Industries, Ericsson"

Zarina Khan, "Manager, Sales Enablement + Interim Marketing Lead", Intelligent Vision Systems Group at Jabra (GN Audio)

Haris Hanif, Software Engineer, GAP

Aamna Khan, Partnership Operations, Square

Sania Baqi, Accenture, Accenture

Sameehah Hussain, Student, Santa Clara University’s Leavey School of Business

Idris Kothari, VP, Vasona Systems International LLC

Ghufran Ahmed, VP Software Support, Oracle

Amra Tareen, Head of Innovation, Bed Bath and Beyond

Nida Nizam, Chief Creativity Officer, Meseekna

Elizabeth Tse, Senior VP Operations, UpWork

Derek Choy, Product Management,

Asif Alam, Advisor to the CEO, Crux Informatics

Bill Reichert, VC, Garage Ventures

Umair Khan, CEO, SecretBuilders

Pouya Taaghol, CEO, igDataFoundation

Amber Jamil, Communication and Outreach Director, Indus

James Mayock, Founding Partner,

Naveed Anwar, "Managing VP - Global Platform, Strategic Partnerships/Integrations", Capital One

Vivek Mehra, Partner Emeritus, August Capital

Imran Jaffer, Founder and CEO, Total Wealth Solutions

Faraz Hoodbhoy, "Director, Ecosystem, Innovation & Outreach", AT&T

Rehan Jalil, President & CEO, Elastica

Amir Wain, CEO, i2C

Waqas Khan, Founder, Goalslop

Fariha Chaudry, "Director, Program Management and Marketing Technology",

Hitesh Shah, Business Development Director,

Shahla Aly, Managing Director, Google LLC

Safwan Shah, Founder and CEO, PayActiv

Naeem Zafar, CEO, Telesense

Reshma Hyder, Corporate PartnerCounselor and Cross-Border Dealmaker, PillsburyWinthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Fahad Aziz, CTO, Caremerge

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