Letswork x Thrive Woman
When? 18 April 2018 at 8.30am-10.30am
Where? The Scene, Pier 7
Who? Farida Gilmore (co-founder, Thrive Woman), Anna Roberts (MD, Nudge), Doaa Tahboub (co-founder, Luxe House), Marie-Christine Luijckx (MD, Fruitful Day)
What? Thrive is a platform designed to inspire careers cultivate ambition, encourage collaboration and create community. Join us for a morning of "TED Talks meets Business Chicks" and hear from a talented panel of business founders deliver impactful talks around their careers and businesses. Cultivate new friendships, careers and business ideas. Feel inspired, encouraged and supported to take the next step in your career journey with Thrive Woman and letswork!
Dubai Chamber Smartpreneur Competition
When? 15-16 April 2018
Where? Rove Dubai Marina
Who? Dubai Startup Hub @ Dubai Chamber
What? letswork is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the 2018 edition of the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition launched by Dubai Startup Hub, an initiative of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in partnership with Smart Dubai. The competition seeks to give startups the potential to become part of Dubai Government’s Strategy to “elevate the city into a global platform for innovation-focused businesses.” Open to all entrepreneurs based in the UAE, this year, the competition’s categories are on startups who have concepts in the field of blockchain, artificial intelligence and digital transformation.
Mindfulness Meditation Session
When? 11 April 2018 at 5pm-7pm
Where? Rove Downtown
Who? Bahar Wilson (Mindfulness UAE)
What? Mindfulness is a technique which can help people manage their mental health or simply gain more enjoyment from life. It can be easy to rush through life without stopping to notice much. Paying more attention to the present moment – to your own thoughts and feelings , and to the world around you – can improve your mental wellbeing.
letswork is co-hosting a free mindfulness meditation taster session with Mindfulness UAE. Mindfulness UAE was established in 2017 with the mission to have a positive impact on the community by teaching the practice of mindfulness. Their programs are delivered by certified mindfulness practitioner, Bahar Wilson.
VAT for SMEs Seminar
When? 28 February 2018 at 5pm-7pm
Where? Rove Trade Centre
Who? James Mitchell (Smith & Williamson) and Ibrahim Parwaz (SAGE Group)
What? An information session for freelancers, entrepreneurs and SMEs discussing the recent implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) in the UAE, answering any questions they may have regarding VAT with our VAT expert panel and trialling SAGE One - the online accounting software for SMEs.
Cryptocurrency Investment Workshop
When? 27 January 2018 at 11am-5pm
Where? Rove Downtown
Who? Tarik Kaddoumi (co-founder Umbrellab) and Haninder Singh (co-founder QuarkChains Capital)
What? A half-day workshop covering the basics of cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology and crypto-investment platforms available to the public. Hosted in collaboration with SetSessions.