Technology CEO of DevBatch Was Among the 4000 Young Entrepreneurs, Who Were Invited to Riyadh for MGF 2017

CEO of DevBatch Was Among the 4000 Young Entrepreneurs, Who Were Invited to Riyadh for MGF 2017

Published By Blake Audett at December 28, 2017 01:33 am

NEWARK, CA. (December 12, 2017) — Waqas Khan Pitafi, CEO at DevBatch attended the two-day MiSK Global Forum that was held in Riyadh. Over 100 speakers belonging from 25 nationalities shared their wisdom with the entrepreneur generation. Many notable guests were also in attendance for the forum which includes the Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and H.E. Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of KSA. Some of the keynote speakers were:

  • Bill Gates, Co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (USA)
  • Allen Blue; Vice President of Product Management & Co-founder, LinkedIn (USA)
  • Caroline Faraj; Vice-President & Head of Arabic Services, CNN, UAE
  • Diane Greene; CEO of Google Cloud (USA)
  • Roland Busch Chief Technology Officer of Siemens AG (Germany)

The forum was arranged in Riyadh’s Four Seasons Hotel this year. A mobile app was also developed so the attendees could follow the event updates in real time. Under the slogan “Meeting the Challenge of Change” aimed at exploring, experiencing and experimenting with new ways to meet with the technological changes in the world.

DevBatch, a prominent tech consultancy agency in its own right, was invited to attend. The CEO of DevBatch, Mr. W. Pitafi were among the attendees of the various workshops and lectures. He expressed his appreciation for the MiSK Global Forum’s efforts in bringing together such potential think tanks of our times. His words on the matter were:

We need more platforms like this, to come together and share how to adapt to our lives that will forever hold the impact of technology. The speakers from Google; Mr. Ziad C. and Selim E. shared some amazing insights on the agenda during the forum.”

He further stated:
“I being an entrepreneur myself, hold myself responsible shaping what the professional life is going to look like in ten years from now, as I am contributing to it today. We all need to remember that with the artificial intelligence and mobility, we are going to have to improve humanity and not cause it any more distress. I applaud MiSK Global Forum on this successful arrangement & it was an honor to be included.

Established in 2016, the MiSK Global Forum brings young leaders, creators and thinkers together with established global innovators to explore, experience and experiment with ways to meet the challenge of change. The forum has been coordinated by the non-profitable MiSK Foundation which is creates by Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.

About DevBatch: DevBatch is a US-based extended team of digital connoisseurs. Our expertise lies in a digital renovation of your business by offering mobility solutions that are super-efficient, highly interactive and technologically enriched. Your ideas and your business expertise can now benefit from the proficiency of best tech nerds of our times. You only have to tell us what you are hoping to achieve from your app or data and we can actualize it for you. We also offer ready solutions to launch your brand’s digital outlets and deliver data science as a services (DSaas).