IBAG Announces The First Inaugural Conference for Arab Internet Business

IBAG, International Business Alliance Group has announced today the launch of the inaugural conference that will be held in Beirut on March 25th and 26th, 2010 about the trends and opportunities in internet business in the Arab World.


ArabNet 2010 is high anticipated to be the first event that brings together internet community to learn from keynote speakers of regional and international experience like Google, Yahoo, AdMob, Intel Capital, Flip Media and Bayt.com, to network with top investors and to launch viable ideas and most promising start-ups.

ArabNet 2010 conference will talk about Arab internet business that related to:

  • e-business & e-commerce,
  • Online gaming,
  • Mobile 2.0,
  • Web and mobile content,
  • Online advertising,
  • Social media, and
  • Start-up fund-raising

Besides keynote speakers and panel discussions, ArabNet 2010 has unique blended pitch sessions: Ideathon & Startup Demo.

  • Ideathon will introduce 10 hand-picked entrepreneurs to present their fresh start-up idea that eager investors in a rapid-fire pitch session.
  • Startup Demo will introduce a handful existing startups with innovative products to pitch and exhibit their companies for the duration of the conference.

In order to be part of it, you can get more details from the website, click here.

This even this supported by regional organizations: Queen Rania Center for Entrepreneurship, Endeavor Jordan, the Syrian Young Entrepreneurs Association and YallaStartup!.

InteractiveME is presented as media partner at the event and will be also covering the event through live video broadcasting, tweeting, and blogging (like what we have done for Mudawanat event)

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Tarek is the founder and chief researcher at Youngberry, a youth research and marketing firm dedicated to the region. Tarek founded interactiveME.com and previously worked as Manager at Flip Media (Interactive Agency), Bayt.com (Job Site) and Consulting House Qatar (Consulting firm). He is researcher and writer on internet & disruptive innovation, entrepreneurship, and youth culture.