RISE FROM LOCAL TO GLOBAL
The best of the best startups in the region - 3 winners from each participating country - have the opportunity to compete at a regional level, and go global!
10 Country Finalists Receive
  • Free booth at the local conference
  • 2 free event passes
  • Pitch training
  • ArabNet Alumni program membership
  • Access to the Matchup and regional investors
  • Access to regional media
3 Country Winners Receive
  • Free booth at the 2017 ArabNet Digital Summit
    in Dubai
  • 2 free passes to the Digital Summit
  • Flight to Dubai + accommodation
  • Enrollment in the championship pitches
  • Access to the Matchup and world class investors
  • Access to international media
  • In-kind prizes from partners
2016-2017 PARTICIPATING CITIES
KUWAIT CITY
Date: October 4-5
Venue: Arraya Ballroom
Application Deadline: September 4

RIYADH
Date: December 12-14
Venue: Four Seasons
Application Deadline: November 5

BEIRUT
Date: February 20-22
Venue: Hilton Habtoor Grand Hotel
Application Deadline: January 10

CAIRO
Date: March 29
Venue: Greek Campus
Application Deadline: March 15







CASABLANCA
Date: April 12
Venue: Technopark
Application Deadline: March 31
DUBAI
Date: April 23
Venue: Dubai Internet City
Application Deadline: April 9