Breakout Session: Counter-Narratives to Cyberextremism Through Apps and Video Games
Mr. Shakur is the founder of MobileMonday Nazareth, an open community platform dedicated to fostering the high-tech and startup community in the Arab society in Israel. He is considered a leader in the Israeli high-tech scene, spearheading empowerment projects and serving as a director, advisor and lecturer at various startup accelerators. Recently, he was chosen as one of the Top 100 Influencers in the Israeli high-tech. Additionally, Mr. Shakur is the founder of Markitect, a digital products company, and the co-founder of GamesForPeace, an enthusiastic community exploiting online games as a radical new way of bridging the gap between young adults in conflict zones.