Step Pakistan 2021

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Wednesday, Sep 15, 12:00 PM - Wednesday, Sep 15 2021, 7:00 PM (UTC+05:00)
About

Step is coming to Pakistan! We’re bringing you a fresh tech and entrepreneurship conference focused on the Pakistani ecosystem this September. Step Pakistan will bring together hundreds of outstanding local startup founders, investors, developers, and enablers; and international stakeholders with their sights set on Pakistan through a 1-day virtual event with talks, panels, meetings, networking and online experiences. Chalo!


Find out more on stepconference.com/steppakistan

Host

Step hosts the leading tech festival for emerging markets.

Schedule
Welcome to Step Pakistan

Step's first Pakistan focused event virtually will tackle all trends and opportunities in the startup and technology ecosystem in the Pakistan market.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 12:00 PM
Panel - Global Traction: Funding and Talent

Discussing the interest of global investors in Pakistan, and talking about the unique tech talent, and the advantages of the market over others in the region.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 12:10 PM
Session - App Market Growth in Pakistan
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 12:30 PM
Workshop - Value of implementation of Design Thinking in your work
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 1:00 PM
Talk - A report on Pakistani startup founder demographics by Colabs
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 1:10 PM
Panel - Feeding and Raising Unicorns

A conversation with Pakistan's most well-funded startups. We will talk about journeys, challenges, investors relationships and more.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 1:40 PM
Panel - Founders' journey in rising ecosystems
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 2:00 PM
Panel - Powering E-commerce and Marketplaces with Digital payments hosted by Checkout.com
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 2:35 PM
Workshop - How to unlock more growth and opportunity in Pakistan by Hosted by Checkout.com

The Pakistan ecommerce market registered a 78.9% and 33.3% growth in both volume and value, respectively, in 2020, on the back of enforced COVID-19 lockdowns with the current annual market turnover of $220 million.


Join this workshop to hear from Checkout.com’s experts in the Pakistan region, tackling the changing consumer behavior, digital-start-up economy, and how the rapid digital transformation is helping to create an integration of the Pakistan economy.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 3:00 PM
Panel - Fintechs Boosting Change

Fintech companies have been riding the funding wave in Pakistan and getting traction to a level of pushing governments to change and adjust regulations and legislations and create more innovation enabling enviromnents.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 3:35 PM
Workshop - The Anatomy of a Term Sheet

Learning about the key clauses, economics vs. control, what to look out for, how to negotiate, and founder friendliness.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 4:00 PM
Panel - Pakistan on the Rise

Setting the ground on the existing opportunities in Pakistan, infrastructure and the role of the diaspora in growing the startup ecosystem.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 4:35 PM
Workshop - Building and Scaling Hardware Products in Pakistan
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 5:00 PM
Talk - Bridging the gap between startups & corporates
Wed, Sep 15, 2021 5:35 PM
Panel - Striking Gold with Tech Talent

Pakistan always had a great pool of tech talent, how is this pool of talent reflecting on the ecosystem and how are remote environments driving demand and supply on tech talent?

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 6:05 PM
Speakers
Fahad Tanveer
Rabeel Warraich
Muneeb Maayr
Mahlaqa Shaukat
Wahaj Ahmed
Owais Zaidi
Issa Aghabi
Mashhood Rastgar
Vijay Tirathrai
Kalsoom Lakhani
Omar Farooqui
Ammar Jangbarwala
Saif Ali
Muhammad Owais
Naureen Hyat
Omair Ansari
Muhammad Sheheryar Iqbal
Sacha Haider
Faisal Aftab
Fatima Mazhar
Aftab Arif
Aatif Awan
Faisal Mamsa
Shahryar Bachani
Arif Beg
Omer Salimullah
Mo Ali Yusuf
Edouard Gheerbrant
Philip Bahoshy
Waqas Naeem
Qasif Shahid
Roberto Croci
Riaz Ahmed
Expo
Checkout.com
Interactive Sessions
Workshop - How to unlock more growth and opportunity in Pakistan by Hosted by Checkout.com
Workshop - Building and Scaling Hardware Products in Pakistan
Workshop - Value of implementation of Design Thinking in your work
Workshop - The Anatomy of a Term Sheet
Session - App Market Growth in Pakistan
Panel - Founders' journey in rising ecosystems
Q&A with Colabs on Pakistani startup founder demographics Report
Sponsors

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