BizFest 2018 is an annual conference that offers Google product training, startup workshops and entrepreneurship talks. Participants can learn how to use Google products and technologies to start and scale their businesses and develop themselves through capacity building workshops from top experts and entrepreneurs.
GBG Lahore is giving away free t-shirts to the first 100 attendees who reach the venue at 9 AM on December 22nd in partnership with Export Leftovers. Lunch is free for you at the conference if you download Eat Mubarak, a popular food delivery startup in Lahore.
The conference is absolutely free to attend but limited to 400 people only, so register as soon as possible.
The lineup includes Raza Matin (Marketing & Business Consultant Pakistan at Google), Muhammad Ali Iqbal (General Manager at Ignite – National Technology Fund), Saad Kiani (Head of Digital Partnerships at Telenor Pakistan), Sadaf Zarrar (Head of IMC at The Coca-Cola Company) and more in an effort to find ways to create digital solutions for the current challenges of Pakistan (Health, Education, Food, Energy, Water) and provide hands-on training for Google technologies that would act as an enabler.
Google Business Group (GBG Lahore) is a group of business professionals who are interested to learn and become more successful in using the internet for their business. GBG Lahore is an independent user group with an interest in Google technology for business and the content from this group is entirely independent from Google.
“Despite being the tech hub of Pakistan, Lahore doesn’t have a signature technology conference which would represent the achievements of the local community – we plan to do something about this. BizFest 2018 is just the first step in a series of collaborative initiatives that we are planning in the coming years to mark Lahore as a technology capital on the world map.” says Arzish Azam, Manager – GBG Lahore. Arzish is a young technology entrepreneur and ecosystem builder who has represented Pakistan on multiple international platforms including Startup Grind, Web Summit, OIC Youth Forum.