20 NOV 2015
02:30 - 5:40 PM

The Digital Innovation Startup Competition, Digi-Preneur 2017

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Are you a female digital entrepreneur?

Do you have a start-up or well-defined idea in the digital field?

Are you using data in your business model, designing a new app, working in financial or medical technology?

If you have a digital start-up and you would like to expand your knowledge, receive business and technical training with your whole team and potentially win a financial prize? Then Digi-Preneur is for you. 

Digital innovations are defining our time. Entrepreneurs in the Digital field have enormous power to influence society, solve social issues, disrupt traditional industries and create new markets. That is why MCSBE together with the IDRC the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are organizing a business competition, especially for digital entrepreneurs. 

How it works.

The deadline for application has been extended to the 21th of October, 2017.

Then we will select 10 innovative ideas and invite the teams to a 5-day training where we will provide both technical support as well as business training, delivered by expert trainers and professionals in the field. 

At the end of the training, the five most promising start-up teams will be selected and invited to pitch at a final selection round at the end of November.

All five start-ups will get online exposure and 3 months intensive mentoring, the winning team goes home with a financial prize of 100,000 EGP (provided in two installments).

This competition is looking for female entrepreneurs or women founders. If you have a mixed team, please state the name of the woman. 

If you have any questions, we are happy to help! 

You can apply here by filling the following form.