Future of Saudi Sports Entrepreneurship - A Panel Discussion at UBT Corniche

Nov 7, 2023, 4:00 – 6:30 PM

جامعة الأعمال والتكنولوجيا - فرع الكورنيش, UBT Corniche Campus, Jeddah, 23411

Come meet the pioneers of Saudi Arabia’s sport entrepreneurship sector - Abdulrahman Garoub of Speed Sport, a subsidiary of Hushood, a sport industry holding company based in Jeddah. Lina Almaeena, chairperson of Jeddah United, a sports academy for boys and girls and Sarah Baghdadi of Saudi Motorsport Co., host of Formula 1, Dakar Rally, and Extreme E.

In-person event
Fireside ChatPanel Discussion

About this event

Not to be missed – A unique panel discusses the developing opportunities in Kingdom for sport entrepreneurs – and related Entertainment, Hospitality, Advertising and Tourism sectors.  This event is open to the Jeddah startup ecosystem - founders, wanna-be startups, creatives, software developers, investors, accelerators, coaches, consultants and colleges. Come network and learn some new things and be inspired. Food and drink included. Don't forget to bering a friend - and your business cards. 

Check out what happened


  • Lina Almaeena

    Jeddah United


  • Abdulrahman Garoub

    Speed Sport Co.

    Head of Law

  • Sara Baghdadi

    Saudi Motorsport Co.

    Community Programs


Doors Open
Check-in & Networking
UBT Welcome from Dr. Basma
Startup Grind Announcements
Panelist Introduction
Panel Discussion
Group Photo & Networking
Thank you for coming - See you in December!


  • Dr. Basma El Zein

    Techno-Valley at UBT

    Director General


  • Aaron (AQ) Johnson

    Startup Grind Jeddah

    Chapter Director

  • Abdulrazaq Alharbi



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