Our Agenda

Clear your diary for the biggest tech event of 2024.

We are Muslim Tech Fest.

Let’s Get Together

Together we are a movement. Together, we are a force for change and innovation. Together, we create a better world.

As the curtains rise in London, thousands of remarkable individuals gather for a festival of technology and innovation.
Join us on this journey to make a world of positive change, where diversity thrives, and excellence knows no limits.

Schedule

Meet, collaborate & learn from leaders in the Muslim tech community.

Stage 1

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM:

Tech and Startup Expo

  • Join us for the key networking morning and meet amazing tech companies and builders from the community. Also attend workshops with our community partners.
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM:

Opening Remarks

  • Arfah Farooq and Zahid Mahmood - Co-founders of Muslim Tech Fest
1:45 PM - 2:20 PM:

Fireside Chat

    Onfido: Identity verification revolution: From uni to unicorn - journey from start-up to grown-up. Sponsored by Muslims at Amazon

  • Husayn Kassai and Ruhul Amin - Co-founders of Onfido
2:20 PM - 2:30 PM:

Exploring the Heart of Entrepreneurship

  • Peter Gould - CEO of Collective Continuum
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM:

Data Bias Talks

    The Data Bias Mystery: Who Dunnit?

  • Sherifat Akintunde-Shitu - MDM Capability Lead at Accenture
  • Decolonising Data: What would Jet Li do?

  • Shaf Choudry - Co-founder of The Riz Test & Seen on Screen Institute
  • Killer Robots: How is AI being used in modern warfare and what challenges does this present?

  • Sahdya Darr - Freelance community organiser, campaigner & advocate for social justice
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM:

Break

3:15 PM - 3:25 PM:

Be Brave: The Future Belongs To Brands That Are Brave

  • Sajad Mahmood - Co-founder of Manza
3:25 PM - 4:00 PM:

Panel Discussion

    Faith and Finance: Empowering Muslims to build wealth. Sponsored by nsave

  • Shahid Munir (TrustXPay), Yasmine El-Mehairy (Dija Money), and Amer Baroudi (nsave). Moderated by Niaz Azad (Millennial Money)
4:00 PM - 4:10 PM:

Creativity in the Era of AI

  • Suhair Khan - Founder & director of open-ended
4:10 PM - 4:20 PM:

How to Raise Your First £1m

  • Ismail Jeilani - Co-founder & CEO at LiveLink
4:20 PM - 4:35 PM:

Break

4:35 PM - 4:45 PM:

Palestinians Building A Tech Hub

  • Abeer AbuGhaith - Founder and CEO of MENA Alliances
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM:

Hulm Club Build Challenge Showcase: Solving World Hunger With Charity Right

  • Asim Lone, CEO of Charity Right and Humayra Hanif, Co-founder of Hulm Club
5:45 PM:

Closing Remarks

  • Arfah Farooq and Zahid Mahmood - Co-founders of Muslim Tech Fest

Stage 2

3:15 PM - 3:25 PM:

How I Grew from 0 - 250,000 Users in 3 Months Building in Public with £0

  • Adil Abbuthalha - Founder of Boycat
3:25 PM - 3:35 PM:

The Future of Social Work - Driven by Muslim (Data) Values

  • Omar Yaqub - Servant of Servants, Islamic Family
3:35 PM - 3:45 PM:

Labour of Love: Journey from Midwife to Tech Professional

  • Sumaya Ahmed - UX Designer at JustEat
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM:

Breaking Barriers: Journey into Big Tech

  • Miher Ahmad - (Google), Naureen Mohammed (META) and Idil Wais (Microsoft). Moderated by Salma Hussain
4:15 PM:

Return to Main Stage

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The Afterparty

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As we wind down the day, we've got a closing session lined up followed by an afterparty, but hey, heads up – it's totally sold out! And guess what's cooking? We're spicing things up with a 'Dragon's Den' style pitch featuring two awesome Muslim startups.

*Access with ticket only. 6:30pm - 11:00pm.

We are Muslim Tech Fest.

Meet, Network, and Grow.

Meet, collaborate & learn from leaders in the Muslim tech community. Get the chance to network with leaders from some of the worlds biggest brands...

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • The event schedule includes networking and exhibitions from 11 am to 9pm, followed by a series of sessions, discussions, lightning talks, and panels, with the day concluding with a closing session and an after-party for attendees with dinner tickets.

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