KUWAIT CITY

11 Nov 2018

Event description

Seedstars Kuwait is a wrap! If you missed the action, you’ll find the list of winning startups below and the event photos on our Facebook page.

If you don't want to wait until the next year to catch us again, please join us at one of the Regional Summits in December in Latam, Africa, Asia, MENA and CEE(we will be announcing the dates soon!) or the global Seedstars Summit in Lausanne, Switzerland next spring!

Program

17:30 - 18:00

Arrival and networking

18:00 - 18:10

Kick-off

18:10 - 18:20

Welcome remarks

18:20 - 19:00

1st Pitching Session

19:00 - 19:30

Break and Networking

19:30 - 19:40

Keynote - Ali Abulhasan, "Tap into Success"

19:40 - 20:20

2nd Pitching Session

20:20 - 20:50

Keynote - Tayfun Ugur, "From Startup to ScaleUp"

20:50 - 21:20

Discussion - Abdulaziz Al Loughani, "Expanding in MENA"

21:20 - 21:30

Announcement of Winners

Partners

Alghanim Industries
KFAS
Sirdab Lab
KAFO
Accelerate SME
Wamda
Arabnet
MENA Bytes
Startup Scene ME
Startup MGZN

Selected Startups

Speakers

Ali Abulhasan

Ali Abulhasan

Co-Founder & CEO
Tap Payments
Abdulaziz Al Loughani

Abdulaziz Al Loughani

Managing Partner
Faith Capital Holding
Dr. Benedict Gubler

Dr. Benedict Gubler

Swiss Ambassador
Swiss Embassy in Kuwait
Tayfun Ugur

Tayfun Ugur

ICT business development
Company Builder

Jury

Bassam AlFeeli

Bassam AlFeeli

Director of Innovation and Enterprise
KFAS
Bashar Al-Abdulhadi

Bashar Al-Abdulhadi

CTO
Kuwait Net
Tarek Trad

Tarek Trad

General Manager
Costa Coffee
Abdulaziz Al Loughani

Abdulaziz Al Loughani

Managing Partner
Faith Capital Holding

Mentors

Eid Almujaibel

Eid Almujaibel

Founder at Thrive.kw
Burhan Khalid

Burhan Khalid

Planning & Development Manager
Ahli United Bank
Sayed Almohri

Sayed Almohri

Investment Banking Associate
NBK Capital
Haider Al-Mosawi

Haider Al-Mosawi

CEO
Sirdab Lab

Venue

The event will take place at KFAS - Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences.

Ahmad Al Jaber St, Al Kuwayt 13113, Kuwait

+965 2227 8100