From Sohar to the Space!

May 1, 8:00 – 10:00 AM

University of Technology and Applied Sciences (UTAS), Suhar, Oman hull, Sohar, 311

From Sohar to Space: A Story of a SpaceTech Startup Advisor

In-person event
Fireside Chat

About this event

Discover the potential of a new frontier! Join Shahbaaz Shick, a SpaceTech startup advisor, for an inspiring talk about his journey from Sohar, Oman, to becoming a key player in the burgeoning space industry.

In this session, you'll gain insights on:

Shabaz's personal story: How his childhood in Sohar sparked a lifelong passion for space.

The exciting opportunities for Oman in the rapidly growing space industry.

Shabaz's transition from his hometown to becoming an advisor for a SpaceTech company in Abu Dhabi.

Accessible applications of space technology that can benefit Oman's economy and society.

His experiences at Hub71, Abu Dhabi's tech hub, and how they can inform Oman's space sector development.

Supportive Parents: Explore how to nurture your children's passions, like Shabaz's fascination with space, and empower them to chase their dreams.

Oman's Future Thinkers: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the exciting opportunities for Oman within the thriving space sector, and the potential applications of space technology to benefit the nation.

This session is perfect for anyone interested in:

The future of the space industry in Oman.

How space technology can be applied to solve problems and create opportunities in Oman.

Entrepreneurship and career paths within the space sector.

Following your dreams, no matter where you come from.

Don't miss this chance to be inspired and explore the possibilities of space!

Check out what happened


  • Shahbaaz Shaik





Wednesday, May 1, 2024
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM UTC


  • Mohmmed Almoqbali

    Startup grind



  • Maktoum Almaqbali

    Chapter Director

  • Mohammed Al Maqbali

    Chapter co-director

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