MANAMA

02 Sep 2019

Event description


Seedstars World is coming to Manama!




The 20 best startups from Manama will be invited for a training delivered by our own Seedstars team as well as local & regional mentors!


After working closely with the entrepreneurs, we will invite the top 8 to take part in jury interviews with top investors and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Manama 2019. All the startups who will be selected to the local jury panel will also be rewarded with one free month of our brand new Investment Readiness Program.


The winning startup of Manama will join the Regional Summit, where it will have the opportunity to be selected to join the 3 months Growth Program Online and the Global Seedstars Summit - with the chance to win up to USD500.000 in equity investment. Seedstars is a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.




Criteria:


1) Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)


2) Have a maximum of USD 500,000 of funding to date




You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and world class mentoring on critical issues often encountered in the ecosystem!




Apply Now! And get the opportunity to represent your country and win a free trial to our investment readiness program!

Attendee Registration

Program

10:00 - 10:30

Welcome Word and Kick Off

10:30 - 12:00

22 Tips to Get Investment Ready Training

12:00 - 12:30

Break

12:30 - 13:00

The Art of Pitch

13:00 - 13:30

Mentor Briefing

13:30 - 15:00

Mentorship Session

15:00 - 16:00

Closing of Day 1

8:30 - 9:00

Arrival & Registration

9:00 - 9:30

Welcome Word & Ice Breaker

9:30 - 10:15

Introduction to Product Market Fit

10:15 - 10:30

Market & Buyer Persona

10:30 - 11:15

Action Buyer Persona 1

11:15 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 11:50

Action Buyer Persona 2

11:50 - 12:45

Value Proposition Canvas 1

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch

13:45 - 14:15

Intro to Lean Startup Methodology

14:15 - 15:00

Value Proposition Canvas 2

15:00 - 15:30

Theory: Hypotheses

15:30 - 16:00

Action Hypotheses

16:00 - 16:30

Closing Day 2

8:30 - 9:00

Arrival & Registration

9:00 - 9:30

Welcome Word & Energizer

9:30 - 10:15

The Lean Startup Methodology

10:15 - 10:45

Theory: MVP

10:45 - 11:15

Action: MVP part 1

11:15 - 11:45

Break

11:45 - 12:45

Action: MVP part 2 & 3

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch

13:45 - 15:45

Mentoring

15:45 - 16:00

Closing Day 3

9:00 - 9:30

Arrival & Registration

9:30 - 3:00

Investor Training by EBAN

15:00 - 16:00

Startup Pitches 1

16:00 - 16:30

Break

16:30 - 17:30

Startup Pitches 2

17:30 - 21:00

Closing Ceremony

Startup Applications

Deadline for applications - 19 Aug 2019 24:00 UTC