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As author of the book ‘Blue Sky Innovation: Killer Innovations That Changed The World of Business’, Dr. Vivekarajah is a firm believer that many start-up entrepreneurs get too consumed by product and technology, and forget that it is just as important to be imaginative in business models, as well as operational, resource, customer, market and disruptive innovations.
Success of business not just about innovation and disruption: Dr. Vivekarajah

Innovation and disruption have been the buzzwords for start-ups in recent years. For Dr. Sivapalan Vivekarajah, it is imperative that those virtues do not blanket the creative imagination of business modelling. Dr. Vivekarajah will be gracing the inaugural IdeaLab event in Kuala Lumpur on August 11-12, organised by the World Islamic Economic Forum Foundation.

eL Seed speaks during Fellows session 2, TED2015 - Truth and Dare, March 16-20, 2015, Kay Meek Center, West Vancouver, Canada. Photo: Ryan Lash/TED
Street Art for Hope and Peace by eL Seed

Born in France to Tunisian parents, eL Seed delights in juggling multiple cultures, languages and identities. Not least in his artwork, which sets Arabic poetry in a style inspired by street art and graffiti. In this quietly passionate talk, the artist and TED Fellow describes his central ambition: to create art so beautiful it needs no translation.

Meet Langston Hues, a creative hailing from Detroit, who has been grabbing the attention of fashionistas and Muslims worldwide because of the buzz and excitement surrounding his modest street fashion photography. He participated at the 2014 MOCAfest held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
MOCAfest Alumni Spotlight: Langston Hues

Meet Langston Hues, a creative hailing from Detroit, who has been grabbing the attention of fashionistas and Muslims worldwide because of the buzz and excitement surrounding his modest street fashion photography. He participated at the 2014 MOCAfest held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Haleh Banani was the first female to host a program for Al-Fajr TV called 'With Haleh' which combines the principles of psychology and Islam to help people reach their full potential and overcome their challenges.
MOCAfest Alumni Spotlight: Haleh Banani

Haleh Banani has a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology with over 17 years experience in marriage counseling, diagnosing mental & emotional disorders, and administrating programs of treatment. A truly inspirational person, Haleh participated at the 2014 MOCAfest held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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