GCC

09 September 2017

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac

6

speakers

7

startups

6

mentors

The best startups from Manama

Seedstars World came to Manama qualifying the best startups for the local playoff.

It was a great event and the the top startups pitched disruptive tech, inspirational discussions and networking sessions.

The winners

1st
WNNA logo

WNNA

WNNA is an AI driven contextual search that utilizes Big Open Data & Semantic Web to provide users with personalized recommendations and ac…

1st
Junkbot Robotics logo

Junkbot Robotics

Junkbot is a DIY robotic kit that enables young and old to create and build working robots from almost anything. It transforms house hold o…

2nd
BulkWhiz  logo

BulkWhiz

BulkWhiz.com is the first bulk grocery ecommerce platform in the MENA, powered by home grown artificial intelligence. We aim to simplify th…

3rd
GLARE logo

GLARE

Glare is dedicated to provide solution utilizing the available modern technology to help people overcome their fear of public speaking. Cur…

Startups Competing

Mathaqi logo

Mathaqi

Hadaya logo

Hadaya

AL RAWI MEDIA W.L.L. logo

AL RAWI MEDIA W.L.L.

Eshipsol logo

Eshipsol

Fish.me Inc logo

Fish.me Inc

Khadamaaty logo

Khadamaaty

Sprent logo

Sprent

Mentors

Amani Ahmad AlBalushi

Entrepreneurship Development Trainer @ SME Development Fund of Oman

Ashu Karol

Trainer and Leadership Coach @ Aramex

Mike Stanford

Chief Marketing Officer @ Batelco

Ahmed Bohliqa

Business Development Advisor @ Badir Program for Technology Incubators

Meghan Warner

MENA Regional Manager @ test2

Ibrahim Manna

General Manager - Emerging Markets @ Careem

Jury

Trey Goede

@ Aramco Entrepreneurship Ventures

John Kilmartin

@ Bahrain EDB

Yasin Aboudaoud

Chief Development Officer @ Brinc

Meghan Warner

MENA Regional Manager @ test2

Program

Seedstars GCC
September 9, 2017

12:00

Registration/Arrival/Networking

13:00 - 13:15

Opening Speech by H.E Zayed Bin Rashed Alzayani

13:15 - 13:45

Seedstars Kickoff

13:45 - 14:45

1st Pitching session

14:45 - 15:00

Keynote "Careem's Regional Success Story" by Husain AlShehabi

15:00 - 15:15

Networking/Break

15:15 - 16:15

2nd Pitching Session

16:15 - 16:30

Networking/Break

16:30 - 17:30

Jury Deliberation and Panel discussion “Building and Scaling a Startup in GCC"

17:30 - 17:45

Announcement of the winner

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Venue

CH9