MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab (MITEF) is one of the 28 worldwide chapters of the MIT Enterprise Forum Global, acting as an active promoter of entrepreneurship and innovation worldwide. One of their main activities for promoting entrepreneurship, is organizing the annual MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition in partnership with Community Jameel and Zain. The conference addresses the tremendous opportunities for regional and global players investing in the increasingly innovative Arab youth.
Besides a monetary prize, the competition engages entrepreneurs in training, mentorship, exposure and networking. It receives 5,000 applications each year from 21 Arab countries, and has a record of more than 1,500 entrepreneurs trained so far.This final ceremony of the 9th MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition will take place on April 14 at the Bay La Sun Hotel & Marina, at King Abdullah Economic City in Saudi Arabia, preceded by the 1st MIT Technology Review Arab Edition.
Registration is free but required. Register here.