Sartaj is a Parallel Entrepreneur with a life-long dream to create a positive impact on 1 billion human lives. Some of the networks he is involved in include TED, Ashoka, Sandbox, Social Good, UN Foundation, Kairos Society, Pearson Foundation, SIETAR, etc.
The first Digital Freedom Festival attracted 1008 attendees (including 62 speakers, 2 presidents, 115 startup representatives, 24 investors, 30 policymakers, 400 corporates, 55 media representatives, 50 volunteers) from 25 countries including India, Hong Kong, Brazil and many others.
The Digital Freedom Festival is a global technology, policy, startup and lifestyle festival, gathering new technology and startup entrepreneurs, policy makers, investors, experts, journalists and students from all over the world in Riga from the 27th to the 29th of November. The main events of the festival – a conference, a Startup Pitch competition, masterclasses and a policy discussion.