MANAMA

02 Sep 2019

Event description


Seedstars Manama 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 in Lausanne, Switzerland next spring!


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

9:30 - 10:00

Arrival & Registration

10:00 - 10:30

Welcome Word

10:30 - 11:30

First Pitching Session

11:30 - 11:45

Break

11:45 - 12:45

Second Pitching Session

12:45 - 13:30

Jury Debrief

13:30 - 14:00

"Scaling up in the GCC Markets; Advice for Entrepreneurs"

14:00 - 14:30

Keynote by H.E. Dr. Pascal Raess, Deputy Head of the Swiss Federation Diplomatic Mission to Bahrain

14:30 - 16:00

Winner Announcement & Closing Reception

Partners

The Embassy of Switzerland to the UAE & Bahrain
CH9
Startup Bahrain
Rowad BDB
Flat6Labs Bahrain
Startup MGZN
The MENA Tech

Speakers

Mohamed ALTAWASH

Mohamed ALTAWASH

Chairman
CH9
Khalid Al Mahfouz

Khalid Al Mahfouz

Regional Manager
Badir Program for Technology Incubators
Haider Al-Mosawi

Haider Al-Mosawi

CEO
Sirdab Lab
Maryam Alsaegh

Maryam Alsaegh

Executive Director
CH9
Simon Galpin

Simon Galpin

Managing Director
Bahrain Economic Development Board
Pascal Raess

Pascal Raess

Deputy Head of the Swiss Federation Diplomatic Mission to Bahrain
The Embassy of Switzerland to the UAE & Bahrain

Jury

Francesca T. Bombassei

Francesca T. Bombassei

VC Analyst
Seedstars
Haider Al-Mosawi

Haider Al-Mosawi

CEO
Sirdab Lab
Hasan Haider

Hasan Haider

Venture Partner
500 Startups

Mentors

Sabah  Aljalahma

Sabah Aljalahma

SMEs development specialist – SMEs Development Directorate
Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism (MoICT)
Ali Abussaud

Ali Abussaud

Managing Partner
Hala Ventures
Pakiza Abdulrahman

Pakiza Abdulrahman

Manager, Startups
Bahrain Economic Development Board
Hussain Almarhoon

Hussain Almarhoon

Managing Partner
Hala Ventures
 Marwa  Aleskafi

Marwa Aleskafi

Head of IoT Program, MENA
Brinc
Trey Goede

Trey Goede

Origination, Investment
Aramco Entrepreneurship Ventures
Paul Lalley

Paul Lalley

Head of Product
Brinc

Venue

The event will take place at CH9.

Shop 246, Building 2648, Road 5720، Lagoon Park, A

+973 1601 1999