Tagged : entrepreneurship

19 May

Qitcom 2014 – Innovating Today For The Future of Qatar

by Anirudh Sharma

Have you registered to attend the third edition of QITCOM? Hurry and sign up to be a part of the nation’s largest Information Communication Technology conference set to take place May 26 to 28, 2014 at the Qatar National Convention Center. Qatar is eager to adopt technologies and solutions that will assist in the journey towards becoming […]

18 Aug

Women Taking Strong Foothold In ICT Entrepreneurship

by William Nestor

Entrepreneurship among young Arab women has never been better, especially in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector which is now a stable option for women to succeed and flourish in the workplace in Qatar and the Middle East. This is backed by recent findings from The Economist which show that women account for 35 […]

08 May

Thinking of Investment In the ICT Sector? Think No More

by Anirudh Sharma

For an entrepreneur spotting the right investment opportunity has more to do with keeping their eyes and ears open than merely waiting for the proverbial knock on the door.  Qatar leads the Arab region in the Network Readiness as well as Innovation indices as recently announced in the World Economic Forum report. These achievements are […]

12 Feb

Funding Options for Tech Entrepreneurs

by Brian Wesolowski

Every tech entrepreneur eventually needs funding at some stage in their business endeavor, whether it’s in the initial start-up phase or further down the line when they want to grow their business. Perhaps this is not as big of an issue in Qatar as it is in some other parts of the world, but to […]

05 Feb

Business Models for Technology Entrepreneurs

by Brian Wesolowski

About a year ago, ictQATAR conducted some internal research on the goals and aspirations of young Qataris. The number one “profession” Qataris aspired to be was not an engineer, a doctor, or even a lawyer. No, the top profession – and by a lot – was to be an entrepreneur. What exactly does that even […]