We will only accommodate 35 participants for this creativity, innovation and design talk + activity as there are limited space and seating
To secure a slot 150 AED creative karma pledge/contribution fee is applicable for the sessions workshop materials and logistics/operation cost
Contributions for what usage? The intent of these contributions will support the purchase of future stationary materials, Lego bricks, play dough, Moleskin notebooks, multimedia equipment, online platform fees and many more for creative, design and innovation logistics/operation costs.
So what will you learn and be exposed to?
You will learn a unique process of illustration from Designers, Travellers and Illustrators husband and wife Adrian Monroy (Emirates Airlines Group) and Laura Soto Miranda (Emirates NBD)
You will be exposed to User Experience Design in the Health Care Sector from UX Senior Designer Riaz Mohamed (Dubai Health Authority)
You will do a Service Design Thinking Activity after hearing a travel exploration and observation experiential story from Howard Mijares (Emirates Airlines Group)
Behind every great woman, there are great women!
In collaboration with Icons Coffe Couture and Zabeel Ladies Club, Letswork will be launching the first womens only co-working space in the UAE! This space is aimed to foster a community of support, networking, and collaboration amongst mompreneur, professional, freelancer and corporate ladies!
Come for a morning filled with celebrations, breakfast, networking and talks by inspiring professional women working in the UAE! This event is open to men as well, the more the merrier!
Please make sure to RSVP, we hope to see you there!
Do you have questions about Business Licensing in Dubai?
About this Event
Come to the DED Information Session where you can learn about
- The DED Trader License and Instant License
- Ask Questions about different business activities
- Consult regarding business ideas
- Learn how to set up a business in 5 minutes!
Kick-start your morning the right way as we bring you TED-like talks from three inspiring speakers (details in the registration link!) - talks that engage, shift perspectives and create rich, meaningful dialogue. Talks rooted in personal stories that aim to inspire and motivate but also to educate as our speakers share their lessons learned - we cannot wait!
Spaces are limited. Registration is essential (and FREE!).
Tell a friend and register NOW!
The Arabian Business StartUp SME Academy serves as a hub for conversation about the latest business opportunities, start-up disruptions, funding deals, legal and regulatory steps to follow, and much more.
From an entrepreneur with just an idea, to established SME leaders, government representatives and well-known investors, our quarterly breakfast workshop is a perfect place to get introduced to the region’s growing start-up community.
As the Arabian Business StartUp SME Academy continues to provide entrepreneurs and SMEs with key information and advice for taking their business to the next level, you can expect valuable insights and information from our speakers.
How do you overcome challenges of being a woman in a man’s world? Are you underrepresented at work? Not sure how to ask for a raise? Do you wish to go back to the workforce but not sure where to start?
If you answered yes to any of these, then this workshop is for you!
25% Discount code for members with the code “Prime25”
If you want to learn how to really leverage Instagram for your business, join us for a session full of interactive opportunities and powerful tips delivered by Giulia.
Understand why it’s key to build your brand on Instagram today
Learn about the key ingredients that SMEs often leave behind: adopting a strategic approach to your Instagram content
Learn essential steps to building your brand strategy and how this should be reflected online
Understand why number of followers should NOT be your success metric and why number of customers should
Take away Giulia’s Brand Essence Template that will enable you to think strategically about your brand online
Learn 10 hacks Giulia has learned first hand by building her own brand online
Price: AED 250 for Letswork members! With the code “LETSTHRIVE19”
(includes breakfast and unlimited tea/coffee/water)
Eligibility: this masterclass is targeted at SME businesses who want to leverage Instagram. To be eligible for this masterclass, attendees should either be working in an SME or planning to launch a business idea.
Email: email@example.com for RSVP!
In collaboration with FindMyFit, we will be hosting a workout event for our community!
Building physical and mental toughness is so important for entrepreneurs & busy professionals.Participants will join us for an evening of boxing and sudoku, formulated to increase both physical and mental endurance; so they can face any challenge ahead. The evening will unfold with a demonstration of various boxing techniques where participants will learn basic boxing techniques such as jabs, hooks, and uppercuts. In pairs, they will then practice various combinations of these techniques to recreate boxing sequences like real boxers.
This FREE, must-attend Sage Session is a half-day power-packed workshop that will do two things for you. First, you will discover tools and ideas to help scale and grow your business. Secondly, you will leave with a simple, powerful solution to all your business accounting hassles.
The Sage Session is a great way for you to meet and interact with business leaders, connect with like-minded professionals and have a hands-on demo of Sage Business Cloud accounting – the revolutionary cloud-based, affordable and VAT compliant accounting software for small, medium and growing businesses!
If you're bored of glossy events waxing lyrical about success stories from goody-two-shoes, FUNDXB is bringing you a 10 venue coworking space roadshow, which features 3 speakers who well, fucked up, and are happy to tell you how they overcame heartaches, depression and near-dissolved business partnerships in a raw uncensored manner. Each episode showcases 3 speakers from the coworking venue that we are visiting. The speakers bare all and will take tough questions from the audience after their sharing session.
If you're bored of glossy events waxing lyrical about success stories from goody-two-shoes, FUNDXB is bringing you a 10 venue coworking space roadshow, which features 3 speakers who well, fucked-up, and are happy to tell you how they overcame heartaches, depression and near-dissolved business partnerships in a raw uncensored manner. Each episode showcases 3 speakers from the coworking venue that we are visiting. The speakers bare all and will take tough questions from the audience after their sharing session.
Entrepreneur Clinic is an innovative 360 degrees solution for business women in the UAE and globally designed to bring value to the efforts they make through their creative endeavours.
Join us to attend
Absolutely Free Entrepreneur Workshop
26 February, 2019
6:30 pm till 9:00 pm
Rove, Marina Dubai
Join Us For Breakfast!
Join decision makers from across UAE to kick-start the day (and the year) with a session all about the business case for gender diversity in 2019.
Expect to hear from industry leaders in gender balance strategy and talent recruitment as well as in-house D&I specialists. Spaces are limited so please RSVP below and mark your calendars for an insightful and impactful session.
WHEN & WHERE
21st January 2019 , 08:30 – 10:30 AM
Rove Downtown Hotel , Dow 6 , M Floor
Do you attend many networking events, collect fellow business cards, but nothing seems to come out of it? Do you often spend time wondering if you’re attending the right networking events? If your answer to both these questions is a yes, then this workshop is for you! Attending this workshop ensures you will leave knowing how to make your time worthwhile, be able to navigate your way around networking events and how to leave a good impression!
[AED150 but 15% off for letswork members (15off), limited seats]
When: Saturday, 15th December, 10:30am-12:30pm
Where: Rove Dubai Marina
Arabian Business brings to you a workshop with everything to do about SME’s! This workshop serves as a hub for conversation about the latest business opportunities, start-up disruptions, funding deals, the legalities of things and much more. Attending this event means putting you in touch with all the right people, from SME leaders, government representatives to well known investors, this event is your networking dreams come true!
[Free, limited seats]
When: Wednesday, 19th December, 9:00am-12:00pm
Where: Rove Downtown Dubai
Tis the season to get cozy, buy gifts and spread love! Audenzia, an eco-friendly brand, is holding it’s first pop up in Dubai.
If you’re in town - here’s why you should be attending: they have animal themed cloth bags that save the world, they've designed limited edition christmassy notebooks that are chirpy but also good enough to gift to loved ones, and they have some gifts that are good for the environment and cost lesser than a cup of coffee. 'tis true!
Don’t miss out on this two day Christmas special!
When: Thursday & Friday (13th & 14th December), 10:00am-4:00pm
Where: Tania’s Teahouse
FUTURO FLOW brings to you a learning event that entails entertainment by knowledge spreading of creativity, design and innovation for the future flow community.
[free for letswork members, limited seats]
How do you remain employable? How do you stand out from the crowd? If these two questions have ever crossed your mind, this workshop is for you! This workshop is aimed at elevating your etiquette in business, and teach you how to build a solid and valuable professional reputation, to be more confident in business situations, and to stand out in the crowd. If you’re excited to learn, come along and bring your business card with you!
[150AED per person, limited seats]
When: Saturday, 24th November, 10:30AM-12:30PM
Where: Rove Hotel Dubai Marina
If you believe in the quote, ‘health is wealth’ and think good health is a necessity for success, this talk is just for you! Women Talent Connect brings to you an evening with Dr. Hanan Selim, an expert speaker, author and healthpreneur who will be discussing simple yet powerful health and mind hacks to transform yourself to have the health and exponential performance you need in your life and career!
[50AED per person, limited seats]
When: Tuesday, 20th November, 7:00PM-9PM
Where: Rove Hotel Downtown Dubai
FUTURO FLOW brings to you a learning event that entails entertainment by knowledge spreading of creativity, design and innovation for the future flow community. During the event there will also be a Spanish future design video screening!
[free for letswork members, limited seats]
When: Wednesday 31st October, 6:30PM-9PM
Where: Rove Downtown Hotel
Feeling frustrated with the Instagram algorithm and your following has plateaued? This workshop is just for you! With a focus on everything Instagram, you will learn how to understand & position your brand, how to create and optimize your business profile, how to find your target audience, create compelling content and lots more.
[Paid, limited seats]
When: Saturday 27th October, 10AM-1PM
Where: DusitD2 Kenz Hotel
John is the founder and CEO of InstaShop, the leading on demand grocery shopping app in the GCC, operating in the region since 2015 and having been nominated for two consecutive years as one of the most promising startups in the Arab world by Forbes. InstaShop is present in 4 countries & expanding.
The platform allows users to access their nearby supermarket directly through their mobile app and shop for groceries with delivery straight to their door in 30 to 60 minutes depending on location. in 2016, Souq.com invested in Instashop.
John holds a bachelor & master degree in Mechanical Engineering along with MScBA in General Management; he led the global competitive intelligence of PHILIPS Consumer Lifestyle for 2 years & set up the marketing Intelligence department for the Middle East & Turkey Lighting organization, while he also has prior experience in the startup world having founded a voice social network application.
Stress Less Workshop
During the stress-less workshop you will learn the symptoms of stress, how it affects you physically and mentally, and how to deal with it using some simple NLP techniques and some daily routine tips.
When: Wednesday 17th October
Where: Rove Hotel Dubai Marina
Please RSVP: here
In association with Entrepreneur ME — Strategic Sponsors: Young Arab Leaders, Mompreneurs Worldwide & letswork — Venue Sponsor: Rove Dubai Marina — Media partner: Lovin Dubai — Outreach Sponsor: ومضة - wamda — Sponsor and exhibitor: 8 Marketing
Open to all students in the UAE (up to 15 years of age), the #KidPreneurAward2018 is designed to bring out the best in young inventors, creative thinkers & entrepreneurs.
Students will be invited to pitch their ideas to a panel of expert judges and business leaders with a workshop ahead of the event to help them prepare their presentations. Register here http://www.kidpreneuraward.com/ or by DM on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter @BizWorldUAE
Submission Dealine: Friday, September 28th, 2018
Gain confidence in the health of your VAT reporting and compliance.
Be prepared for a FTA (Federal Tax Authority) audit.
We will help you:
Reduce complications and confusions pertaining to VAT (how the first 8 months have been)
Understand FTA’s clarifications to the law and their impacts
Save time and reduce cash flow impact by employing Import/Export Reverse Charge Mechanism (for goods only)
Avoid penalizations and voluntary disclosures
Discuss other general best practices to asses the health of your VAT reporting and compliance
We will be available afterwards for a tax clinic, and answer any specific questions you might have regarding your unique situation.
Invited guest speaker will be Wahaj Siddiqui; with 13 years of experience Audit, Tax, Accounting, Reporting & Risk Management. Wahaj has diverse industry experience in the airline, banking and auditing fields. He also has a perfect score on the KPMG entrance exam, led up to 6 audits simultaneously and managed clients across oil, financial services, trading and automobiles.
Together with Dubai Youth Council, Sxill Lab offers workshops that help the youth find new hobbies and skills. This workshop is in collaboration with Emaar and Dubai Real Estate Institute with the aim to educate the youth on real estate investments through practical examples and gamification.
[Free, Under 30s, limited seats]
When: Saturday 29th September, 11AM-3PM
Where: Emaar Dubai Hills
Please RSVP at: https://bit.ly/2QzPMG8
Join us for the third edition of letswork x Thrive Woman's speaker series!
Thrive Woman is a platform that showcases the stories behind the achievements of entrepreneurs, innovators and visionaries to inspire careers, cultivate ambition and create community.
This series will feature:
Farida Gilmore: Founder and Coach- Thrive Woman
Assia Riccio: Founder- Evolvin’ Women
Sara Tabana: Founder- Roots Bistro, BDM- MEA Cerner
Natasha D’Souza: Business Journalist and Strategist
RSVP is essential and FREE. Drinks & snacks will be provided.
Please RSVP at: http://bit.ly/ThriveSep
These creativity and design talks are positioned to give a stage for the speakers composed of designers, creatives, artists and inspired industry people. There through this event platform they the speakers are to start "Sharing the process", they will do so presenting their experiences and developments within the industry by storytelling and presenting 30 minute keynotes and thus effectively adding value to the would be goers of the event as they share exposure from their respective creativity and design fields. ultimately during this event attendees are able to connect with like minded creative and design aficionados and lastly serve as a social networking space.