Navigating Emotions in times of failures & successes
May 13, 2018
Learn from the incubation journey of Kilowatt Labs developing disruptive and impactful technologies that solve big, energy related problems to deliver better, cleaner energy.
Omer will share how his team went from ideation, to incubation and finally to product. They transformed a theoretical concept of eliminating fossil fuel usage in transport, utilities, industry, micro-grids, and regions with no energy access with real life products that massively reduce cost and improve performance at least 10x.
The startup journey is never easy. Attend and learn from Omer's experiences of how he managed the ups and downs as a CEO and co-founder of KiloWatt Labs. The will to never give up and continue to steer the path of success.
Date and Time
May 13th, 2018 Sunday 12:00 PM EST | 9 PM Pakistan
Omer is the CEO and Co-founder of Kilowatt Labs and leads the Company in its mission of bringing practical solutions to big, energy-related problems. Passionate about energy access, climate improvement and a firm belief that solutions to energy problems already exist, Omer tirelessly ensures that the Company's mission is achieved.
Omer has, over the past 25 years, successfully launched two other major initiatives that changed the business landscape in which they operated. Omer was the founding member of CNBC Arabia, the first 24-hour Arabic language business news channel in the Arab World. Omer has also co-founded Mannan Shahid Forgings, an automotive parts manufacturing firm in Pakistan.
Omer has two children, lives in New York, and is a graduate of Columbia University with a degree in Industrial Engineering.