Usman Iftikhar - Get Real Mentor
📢 Somos21 Sydney is holding the third and final event of our Entrepreneurship Series - GET REAL!
We are looking for business lovers who want to launch their idea and are looking for a mentor who can help base in his/her experience.
Want Usman Iftikhar as your business mentor?
Usman Iftikhar is the co-founder and CEO of Catalysr, an award-winning pre-accelerator for early-stage startups that runs intensive entrepreneurship programs for high-performing migrant and refugee entrepreneurs also known as Migrapreneurs. He helps migrapreneurs to find success in Australia by building their own tech startup.
Usman is a systems thinker with 8 years of diverse experiences in for-profits and not-for-profits in multiple countries. He enjoys art, history, science, technology, music, and education, with a futuristic outlook. His purpose lies in doing his bit to solve two major wicked problems - global warming, and the global refugee crisis through out-of-the-sphere solutions, currently focused on migrapreneurship and democratization of outer-space.
🏆 2018 Westpac Social Change Fellow
🏆 2018 AMP Tomorrow Maker
🏆 2018 Westpac 200 Businesses of Tomorrow
🏆 Commonwealth Young Person of the Year 2018
🏆 Vanguard Award 2017
▶ Global Solutions Program (GSP 2017) fellow - Singularity University
▶ Australian Lead for Youth Entrepreneurship Visa Working Group - G20 Young Entrepreneurs' Alliance
▶ Co-Founder - Space without borders
▶ Non-Executive Director - Regional Opportunities Australia
▶ Global Shaper - World Economic Forum
▶ Associate Consultant - YLab Global
▶ Director of Special Projects - EnergyLab
♦ Master's Degree, Engineering Management - University of Wollongong
♦ Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering - Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology
📝You only have until TODAY, SUNDAY 1 SEPT @ 11PM to send us your expression of interest to pitch your idea and have the chance to win a mentoring program with Usman for 6 months!
Click the link HERE to register: