Startups Resilience Through Covid-19: Lessons Learned

Aug 11, 2020, 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Startups everywhere have been affected by the pandemic, and so did other businesses. Some managed to build resilience mechanisms, some nourished while others opted to shutdown. These scenarios represent different opportunities and challenges for startups. This webinar will focus on the lessons learned, the future prospects for startups and their capacity to navigate the business ecosystem.

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About this event

How did they manage the costs ? Did they have to pivot ? Did they let go of staff ? Did the investments stop ? How did they improvise ? What did they learn that made them resilient ?

These are only some of the many questions we will attempt to discuss during this Startup Grind panel discussion. So if you are a startup or part of the ecosystem, don't miss out. Be part of this engaging session. The speakers for this session are startup founders that have gone through the ups and downs and the moderator herself is a strategic communications expert and a startup founder. Gain insight and knowledge that will help you navigate your challenges better.

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  • Saif Qazi

    Urban Point

    Co Founder

  • Racha Zarzour

    Droobi Health Technology

    Acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer

  • Mufeed Ahmed

    Washnow / Qubicle

    Co -Founder

  • Aarti Mahajan

    Qtickets / QT Souq

    Co Founder


  • Howaida Nadim

    Purplebox Qatar

    Co Founder


  • Tejinder Singh

    Startup Grind Doha

    Chapter Director


  • Indica Amarasinghe

    Startup Grind Doha

    Chapter Director

  • Agata Braja

    Qatar Foundation

    SG Host and UX/UI Expert

  • Steve Mackie

    Soutien Group



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