startAD is a full stack entrepreneurial experience
startAD is an innovation and entrepreneurship platform offering a full stack entrepreneurial experience for the global startup community. Anchored at NYU Abu Dhabi, startAD supports the entrepreneurship ecosystem through education initiatives and the creation of startups.
Building the UAE Startup Ecosystem
What We Offer
- Digital and Business Literacy Workshops
- 5 Day Startup Bootcamp
- 2 Week Venture Launchpad
- Prototyping facility
- Community Education
- NYU Global Network
startAD has two components: an educational platform that catalyzes individuals and teams with a defined process and tools to develop a scalable, repeatable and efficient venture; and programs which synergize local and global startups with major UAE corporations, granting opportunities for shared insights and business viability testing.
Our Core Programs
All community members are invited to apply. Courses are free of charge for accepted applicants.