10th Anniversary

10th Anniversary


Date: April 27, 2017 | 5-10pm

Venue: Bahrain Internation Circuit




5.00 - 7.00pm | Registration & Semifinalists Teams Expo

7.00pm | Final Award Ceremony Official Opening

7.00 - 7.10pm | Welcome Remarks


7.10 - 7.30pm | “How an Arab entrepreneur makes it to the top 50 hottest startups of the world?”

Keynote followed by a fireside chat with Louay El Dada, CEO & Co-Founder at Quanergy


Our Inspirational Entrepreneurs


7.30 - 7.40pm | “How to be acquired by an e-commerce juggernaut?”

Ronaldo Mouchawar, CEO and co-founder at Souq.com

7.40 - 7.50pm |From banking to adventurous entrepreneurship”

Omar Samra, Founder & CEO at Wild Guanabana


Our MIT Arab Startup Competition Growing Success Stories


7.50 - 7.57pm | Priscilla Elora, Co-Founder at MyKi

7.57 - 8.04pm | Anouar El Guetiti, Co-Founder of Hydropneumatic Flushing System with Diaphragm

8.04 - 8.11pm | Rana El Chemaitelly, Co-Founder of The Little Engineer


Announcement of the 10th MIT Arab Startup Competition Winners


8.15 - 8.25pm | Announcement of the ideas track winners and pitching

8.25 - 8.35pm | Announcement of the social enterprise track winners and pitching

8.35 - 8.45pm | Announcement of the startups track winners and pitching

8.45pm | Networking Dinner