ERBIL

10 Aug 2018

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Erbil!

The 10 best startups from Iraq will be invited to pitch in front of an investment panel and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Erbil 2018. The winning startup will join the global Seedstars Family and take part in the regional and global Seedstars Summits that include our tried and tested bootcamp and investor forum. It's a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.

In addition to seeing the top startups pitch, you can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and one flight ticket for the winner to come to Switzerland to compete for over $1mn in investment.

Register to attend or apply to pitch below.

Program

Arrival and Networking
Welcome and Kick-Off
1st Round of Statup Pitching
Coffee Break
2nd Round of Startup Pitching
Panel Discussion - Entrepreneurship ecosystem in Iraq
Announcement of Winner
Networking and Closing

Partners

TechHub Iraq
Bite.Tech
Wamda
MENA Bytes
Accelerate SME
Arabnet
Startup MGZN

Speakers

Hal Miran

Hal Miran

CEO at MSELECT

Mentors

Omar Barakat

Omar Barakat

MENA Associate
Seedstars World
Montather Rassoul

Montather Rassoul

Head of Mission at Regional Cooperation & Development Organization
David Tannourji

David Tannourji

Chief Customer Officer at StaffPlace

Venue

The event will take place at TechHub.