Top 3 Win Demo Night: 2016 Digital Startup Accelerator

We are pleased to announce the top 3 winners for the 2016 Middle East Startups Digital Accelerator! Winners represented UAE and Egypt. It was a tough competition but the top three winners are YallaParking (UAE) with 31.5 judge points,  Uliq (UAE) with judge30 points,  Akla-Baity (Egypt) with 28 judge points. NewShifts was the winner of the[…]

Top 10 Selected to Demo at 2016 Startup Digital Accelerator

After reading through the applications of 103 teams, we are pleased to announce the top 10 startups that will be pitching at in front of key investors and global influencers. The founders in this cohort are graduates of 30+ MENA programs. Congratulations to the finalists! www.theajalaproject.com www.thepartyup.com www.UniversalLinguistics.com www.yallaparking.com www.shoppingo.ae www.sharethisspace.ae www.pricejugaad.ae www.akla-baity.com www.newshifts.com www.helpieapp.com Guest Judges: […]

Mena Startup Ecosystem Releases 2016 Accelerator Agenda

Apply Now The First Mena Digital Startup Accelerator: We accelerate 100 companies to market each year. Our 3-day accelerator program is open to all small businesses, startups, and freelancers connected to the Middle East. Each application round is rolling admission until we select our top 100. We then select the top 10 companies from the applicant[…]

Mena Startup Ecosystem Accelerator Announces 2016 Winter Cohort Finalists

Apply Now The First Middle East Startup Digital Accelerator: We accelerate 100 companies to market each year. Our 2-day accelerator program is open to all small businesses, startups, and freelancers connected to the Middle East. Each application round is rolling admission until we select our top 100. We then select the top 10 companies from the applicant pool to pitch[…]

Forbes 30Under30 Entrepreneur Launches the First Digital Startup Accelerator in the Middle East

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Forbes 30Under30 Entrepreneur Launches the First Digital Startup Accelerator in the Middle East Dubai, UAE- December 11, 2016- In an effort to increase exposure of Middle East startups to global investors and resources, Mena Startup Ecosystem announced the launch of the first digital accelerator for the region. The accelerator program begins with a[…]