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IY Talks Global - Enterprise, careers and social change in the UAE & Africa

Inspirational YOU

Tuesday, 30 July 2013 from 18:00 to 20:30 (BST)

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IY Talks Global Enterprise in the UAE and Africa

The rise of Generation X and Y

Date: Tuesday 30th July 2013

Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: YouTube, London Studio

 This will also feature a Google Hangout

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The UAE and African today offer exciting opportunities for professionals in employment, business and through investment.

This will be a lively interactive studio debate around enterprise and career opportunities’ in Africa and the UAE

Who should attend?

  • This event is intended to support students, professionals, entrepreneurs and established businesses actively considering working in Africa or the UAE.
  • Those setting up or thinking of expanding their business into African or UAE markets.
  • Those seeking career opportunities in Africa or UAE.
  • Those who want to network and connect with others that will inspire and provide them with the essential information and advice needed to get ahead. 


Charlene White - ITV News Presenter and Journalist


  • Rozan Ahmed - International PR consultant, writer, cultural analyst and activist (based in UAE/Africa)
  • Hamet Aguemon – Director at VTB Capital (Based in Dubai), former banker at Goldman Sachs
  • Ashley Chin – UK Actor, Director and Writer
  • Sarah Asafo-Agyei - Director at Bank of Singapore UK, former VP at Barlcays Wealth (Africa)
  • Andrew Muhammad - Education and Cultural Consultant
  • Special guest - COO of an International bank

Plus more…

What will be discussed?

  • Why the speakers accepted career opportunities outside of the UK
  • The influence and role of technology in Africa and UAE
  • The role of new media in Africa and UAE
  • Ethical business
  • The importance of securing skills and experience outside of the UK
  • Marketing your skills and experience in Africa and the UAE
  • Issues to consider when moving your career or business to Africa or UAE
  • Tips for expanding your business into new markets
  • Cultural ownership

This evening will feature inspirational leaders and senior professionals who will give an insight into their industry and discuss how to grow your enterprise.

You will hear success stories – and cautionary tales – of those who have successfully worked or relocated to Africa / UAE and are pursuing their career and business goals.

There is nothing so inspiring as true stories of success.

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If you would like to sponsor, exhibit or participate in future workshops and talks, then please get in contact with the Inspirational YOU team.


You can contact them here:


@inspirational_u | #IYTalksGlobal

Do you have questions about IY Talks Global - Enterprise, careers and social change in the UAE & Africa? Contact Inspirational YOU

When & Where

You Tube, Central London

Tuesday, 30 July 2013 from 18:00 to 20:30 (BST)

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Inspirational YOU

Aims of Inspirational YOU

Educate - Educating starts ups and those in career transition to reach their potential

Connect - Connecting and learning from senior leaders

Empower - Empowering you to achieve your goals

We do this via enterprise and professional development talks, masterclasses and coaching.

Twitter @inspirational_u @iy_youth

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