Nihel Chabrak

Nihel Chabrak

Programs Director, UAEU Science & Innovation Park, UAE GEM Team Leader

Dr. Nihel Chabrak, Programs Director, UAEU Science & Innovation Park, UAE GEM Team Leader

Prof. Nihel Chabrak is the Programs Director at UAEU Science & Innovation Park. She is Professor at the College of Business and Economics. She was Assistant then Associate Professor at Institut Mines Telecom, France [2002-2011]. She was consultant in Business & IT [France].

She took up several visiting positions: University of Wisconsin, USA; University of Canterbury, New Zealand; Deakin University, and University of South Australia, Australia.

She was the coordinator of Paris Dauphine University [France] and FINEC [Russia] Master Program in Finance, Control & Risks. She was the coordinator of the European Project “Tempus-Meda” [2007-2010] to create a Master Program on “Entrepreneurship and Innovative Projects”, a University incubator and a national competition on entrepreneurship in Tunisia. She is teaching a Stanford preeminent course on Entrepreneurship & Innovation, at UAEU.

Dr. Chabrak is the UAE national team leader for 2016 GEM report. She has been publishing and serving in international journals editorial boards. She is the co- founder and organizer of the International CSAF Conference [Tunisia, 2009; the UAE, 2013].

STORIES OF GROWTH | Scotland, Poland, UAE, Netherlands

Rainbow Plaza Hall

Stories of growth: How did Scotland put it together? Is Poland the Central European heavy-weight? How is United Arab Emirates transitioning into a world less reliant on oil? Is Netherlands assistant professor with Utrecht University School of Economics leveraging entrepreneurial intentions with innovations well? Moderator: Boyan Benev In English, with simultaneous translation in Bulgarian

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