Ghada Waly

Ms. Ghada Fathi Waly has been appointed Minister of Social Solidarity in Egypt since March 2014, she is the Coordinator of the Inter-Ministerial Committee for Social Justice and she chairs The Executive Council of Arab Ministers of Social Affairs in the League of Arab States. Her work experience includes 27 years in the field of Poverty Reduction and Social Protection.…

Sam Werberg

Sam Werberg is a career Foreign Service Officer with the US Department of State, and is currently the Press Attaché / Embassy Spokesperson at US Embassy Cairo. Prior to that, Sam studied Arabic in Cairo from 2016 to 2017. Before coming to Cairo, from 2014 to 2016, Sam served as the Press and Public Diplomacy…

Alia Abaza

Alia Abaza, a self-taught artist who has breathed art since childhood. It all started 7 years ago with a collection of hand painted scarves, which was a hit. In the following season, Alia Abaza launched her first line of handmade clothing, me by Alia. The brand which moved internationally in 2016 by landing in Milan…

Mahmoud Mohieldin

Dr. Mohieldin is a Senior Vice President at the World Bank Group, responsible for the 2030 Development Agenda, UN Relations and Partnerships. Before joining the World Bank Group, Dr. Mohieldin held numerous senior positions in the Government of Egypt, including Minister of Investment from 2004 until 2010. He also served on several Boards of Directors,…

Dina Saoudi

Dina Saoudi is the co-founder at Seven Circles and Seven’s World (Facebook, Instagram). At Seven Circles, she makes use of her years of experience in the tech industry at Silicon Valley as an entrepreneur, investor, and a consultant for startups. She has a Masters in Social Psychology. Dina has a great passion to build solutions…