Home Technology SBWC is offering a fully sponsored opportunity for female-led tech startups from the UAE at North Star Dubai 2022 inspired by GITEX GLOBAL

SBWC is offering a fully sponsored opportunity for female-led tech startups from the UAE at North Star Dubai 2022 inspired by GITEX GLOBAL

SBWC is offering a fully sponsored opportunity for female-led tech startups from the UAE at North Star Dubai 2022 inspired by GITEX GLOBAL
  • Be at the center of the global startup community,
  • Profiles of sponsored participants will be considered for the region’s largest pitch competition, the $200,000 Supernova Challenge
  • SBWC to Sponsor $10,000 Award for Best Female-Led Startup Category

The Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC), an affiliate of NAMA Women Advancement (NAMA), is gearing up to shine the spotlight on the breakthrough ideas, products and services of UAE-based women entrepreneurs working in the technology sector through its 5th participation in as a ‘Women in Tech’ partner of North Star Dubai 2022 (formerly GITEX Future Stars).

With the announcement of the full sponsorship of eight unique companies by women entrepreneurs in the technology sector during the world’s fastest growing startup event, SBWC continues its mandate to create new strategic opportunities for owned startups. and led by women in non-traditional fields to get noticed by industry leaders and showcase the value of their breakthrough ideas and innovation on a premier platform for global players.

Selection criteria

Candidates must be members of the SBWC. Non-members must apply for membership to be eligible for the selection process. The start-up must be based in the United Arab Emirates, founded or co-founded by a female entrepreneur, and must have been in operation for less than five years.

Interested applicants should send their Company and Founder Profiles for review to [email protected] before August 31.

Get global exposure and get noticed by ecosystem leaders

Selected startups will benefit from fully sponsored participation in North Star Dubai 2022, October 10-13, at Dubai World Trade Centre. The four-day event is strategically hosted alongside GITEX GLOBAL, meaning attendees will get the chance to pitch to over 400 top investors, learn from industry gurus and accelerate their growth by networking. with corporate buyers as well as government officials.

Most importantly, all eight startup profiles will be considered for the review process for the prestigious Supernova Challenge pitch competition, which awards cash prizes of $200,000 split across different categories, including a sponsored $10,000 prize. by SBWC in the Best Female-Led Startup category.

“Historically, technology has been a male-dominated industry, and SBWC has played an active role in a global dynamic that is changing that reality by pushing for more inclusion and diversity in the sector. UAE and Sharjah are known around the world for being a dynamic hub of entrepreneurial excellence and it is thanks to our ongoing and strategic efforts to showcase the talent, passionate work and ideas of women on prestigious global platforms like North Star 2022 that we are empowering women to transform their aspirations into successful careers as entrepreneurs, so I encourage all dreamers and disruptors to take this unique chance to show the world’s best entrepreneurial minds that they have what it takes to revolutionize the future of the tech industry,” said Mariam Bin Al Shaikh, Director of SBWC.

“Through this sponsorship initiative, our ultimate goal is to take the hassle out of the potential attendee of purchasing expensive exhibit space or going through the registration process on their own, so they can fully focus on presenting. of its ideas, products and services,” she added.

The SBWC Director confirmed that the council will host a series of one-on-one expert consultations, guiding both aspiring and established ecosystem players as well as business owners to successfully foray into the highly competitive IT markets. UAE, consolidating their businesses by making the right relationships and establishing long-term success. For more information and details on how to participate under the SBWC sponsorship umbrella, contact: [email protected] or M: 055 123 7292

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