Beyond the Pitch: Empowering College Entrepreneurs
February 8 – April 16, 2019
Beyond the Pitch is startAD’s youth entrepreneurship program. It supports technology enabled ventures to help establish an innovative and diversiﬁed economy under themes aligned with the UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, the top 15 youth entrepreneurship projects will be selected to participate in the program.
Beyond the Pitch specifically tailored to enable and immerse UAE college students with an idea for a technology-based venture that supports the UAE’s commitment to establishing an innovative and diversified economy.
Beyond the Pitch helps:
1. Provide young entrepreneurs with the tools and processes to develop a startup that is scale-able, repeatable, and capital efficient over a period of six weeks.
2. Drive partnerships with established institutions, such as the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, and the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI).
3. Support 50+ startup projects – actual business impact through pilots
Anchor Partners 2019
Who should Apply?
Ideation & Product <> Market Fit
February 8-9, 2019
BMC, Market Sizing & Competition
February 15-16, 2019
Go-to Market Strategies Workshop
March 2, 2019
Presentation Skills Workshop
March 31, April 1, 2019
Program Mid-way Check Point
March 13-14, 2019
Mock Pitching Session
April 7, 2019
Startup Showcase Day
April 16, 2019