O slideshow foi denunciado.
Utilizamos seu perfil e dados de atividades no LinkedIn para personalizar e exibir anúncios mais relevantes. Altere suas preferências de anúncios quando desejar.

9th MITEF Arab Startup Competition Presentation 2016

9th MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition

  • Seja o primeiro a comentar

9th MITEF Arab Startup Competition Presentation 2016

  1. 1. 9th MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition ROADSHOW 2015
  2. 2. WHO ARE WE? Launched in 2006, the MIT Enterprise Forum of the Pan Arab Region is one of the 28 worldwide chapters of the MIT Enterprise Forum Global, an avid promoter of entrepreneurship and innovation worldwide. www.mitefarab.org WHO ARE WE?
  3. 3. To INSPIRE young ARAB entrepreneurs through ROLE MODELS OUR MISSION
  5. 5. Organized by the MIT EF Pan Arab Region in partnership with Community Jameel and Zain, the MIT Arab Competition is one of the biggest entrepreneurship competitions engaging entrepreneurs in training, mentorship, exposure and networking. mitarabcompetition.com COMPETITION
  7. 7. FACTS & FIGURES Received 5000+ applications Applications’ Countries Distribution (2014-2015)
  9. 9. WHO ARE WE? Are you an ENTREPRENEUR with just an idea? IDEAS TRACK Eligibility Criteria No registration No prototype No funding No sales
  10. 10. WHO ARE WE? Are you an ENTREPRENEUR generating some revenues? STARTUPS TRACK Eligibility Criteria Registration in one of the Arab countries Ready working prototype Some user traction Some sales
  11. 11. WHO ARE WE? Are you an ENTREPRENEUR With a sustainable project addressing a SOCIAL problem? SE TRACK Eligibility Criteria Core product addressing a social issue Registration in one of the Arab countries
  13. 13. WHO ARE WE?
  14. 14. WHO ARE WE?
  15. 15. TIMELINE 2015-2016
  16. 16. OUR PARTNERS
  17. 17. SCHEDULE APRIL 2016 Lean Startup Training Part 1 Lean Startup Training Part 2 Round 2 Judging Speed Dating Finalists Announcement Round 3 Judging Final Award Ceremony Gala Dinner Winners Announcement Full Day Conference
  18. 18. WHO ARE WE? MIT Technology Review Arab Edition is the regional edition of MIT Technology Review, the world’s most established technology publication founded in 1899. It’s mission is to equip the audiences with the intelligence to understand a world shaped by technology. www.techreviewpanarab.com CONFERENCE
  19. 19. 2014-2015 GLIMPSE +300 Arab ENTREPRENEURS attended, in addition to speakers, mentors, and investors from around the world.
  20. 20. Launched for the first time in June 2014, ​the "Arab World Meets Silicon Valley" Program, also known as the Global Track, is a week- long immersive program in San Francisco, where entrepreneurs participate in premier conferences and take part in diverse workshop, mentorship, and pitching sessions with experts, industry leaders, investors, members of the Diaspora community, and other successful entrepreneurs.​ GLOBAL TRACK
  21. 21. GLOBAL TRACK
  22. 22. IN THE MEDIA
  24. 24. WHO ARE WE?
  25. 25. Kamkalima Winner 2014, Lebanon • It is a web‐based platform that transforms writing assignments into a competition‐based activity. • The platform is unique in the world of K‐12 Education, since it creates a safe and secure social network, where students and teachers can share their artwork with the school community, which are then used to compose stories, articles, poetry, letters, and other forms of writing. SUCCESS STORIES
  26. 26. The Little Engineer Winner 2010, Lebanon • Provide its students with a hands- on experience in selected scientific topics. • The Little Engineer is therefore, positioned as a serious scientific foundation geared towards becoming a recognized pre- engineering school in the areas of Robotics & Renewable Energy Sciences. SUCCESS STORIES
  27. 27. I mimic Winner 2015, Iraq • A solution to solve the problem of the complexity of motion capture. • It is the technique used to move 3D characters through a suit worn by the person doing the act; through which he can control the 3D character, and is recorded in the suit’s software in a movement file format and then it will be exported to 3D design programs. SUCCESS STORIES
  28. 28. Colorbug Winner 2015, UAE • An augmented reality edutainment application that magically brings kids’ storytelling and coloring books to life. • Received award from the Lebanese Ministry of Communications and Touch on their success. SUCCESS STORIES
  29. 29. Concure - Ateeq Winner 2015, KSA • Concure is a startup company that introduces an innovative solution that meets the construction market pain of having an approach for concrete curing process. • The company employs 50 women. SUCCESS STORIES
  30. 30. SudaMed Winner 2014, Sudan • Sudan’s first and only online medical directory • 16 different medical services in 5 countries, with 672 full time employees • Named as one of the 2014 Washington fellows for Young African Leaders • Featured in the Wall Street Journal • Speaker at the Mashable’s Social Good Summit 2014 SUCCESS STORIES
  31. 31. Looly’s Winner 2014, Morocco • The first impact-driven food start-up in the MENA Region • Underwent a 4-month acceleration program at MassChallenge • Awarded the Startup with the Best Social Impact by the Skoll Foundation and the Best Woman Entrepreneur by Google for Entrepreneurs SUCCESS STORIES
  32. 32. Instabeat Winner 2012, Lebanon • A heart-rate tracking technology for swimmers • Received double of the target amount through the crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo from 45 countries • Named by Forbes as one of the Hottest Global Startups of 2013 • Features in The Wall Street Journal; TechCrunch ; Mashable ; SwimSwam; Gizmodo ; PSFK SUCCESS STORIES
  33. 33. Silkroad Images (Gallery ElSharq) Winner 2013, Jordan • An online platform that sells oriental media services (images, sound effects, videos) meeting the specific needs of various audiences from advertising agencies to individuals in the MENA region SUCCESS STORIES
  34. 34. SUCCESS STORIES YUZU Finalist 2015, Morocco • Through an online platform, Yuzu offers a list of diversified meals that users can choose to cook. • After ordering online, the company delivers the ingredients cleaned, cut, weighed, and adapted to the number of people indicated by the customer. Following an index card delivered with the products, each customer is guided through the cooking process, step by step.
  35. 35. SUCCESS STORIES Kotobna Finalist 2015, Egypt • The first online self-publishing platform that helps authors securely publish their work and reach millions of online Arab readers • Young authors of comics, novels, research papers and collections have the opportunity to get the exposure they need and reach a wide network of around 30 million users in just a few simple steps
  36. 36. SUCCESS STORIES EXA.IO Semifinalist 2015, Bahrain • EXA.io is a Supercomputing based, Rendering-as-a-Service. Rendering time is not a problem anymore! Simply upload your file for processing on our high performance supercomputers and you’ll have your output before you’re back from your coffee break. In fact, even before you prepare that coffee..
  37. 37. SUCCESS STORIES Project io Finalist 2015, Jordan • Project io is a 3-D mobile reconstruction and measurement technology company in a wide range of industries, from apparel fit to prosthetics to furniture.
  38. 38. SUCCESS STORIES CashBasha Arab World Meets Silicon Valley Program 2015, Jordan • Allows you to shop on Amazon & pay with CASH! • Provide our customers with a seamless & unlimited buying experience from any online business

    Seja o primeiro a comentar

    Entre para ver os comentários

  • MaAlHattami

    Dec. 22, 2015

9th MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition


Vistos totais


No Slideshare


De incorporações


Número de incorporações