Dubai Startup Hub

On Dubai Startup Hub's Third Anniversary, A Look Back At The Lessons Learnt Building This Entrepreneurial Community In The Middle East

"With Dubai Startup Hub, it was about building the bridge to the future for all- established companies, family businesses, entrepreneurial individuals, and technology innovators by creating platforms for collaboration."

Natalia Sycheva

· 8 min read

Winners Of Dubai Smartpreneur Competition 5.0 Take Home AED150,000 In Prizes

A special edition of Entrepreneur Middle East Live features the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition 5.0 (#DXBStartComp2020) presented by Dubai Startup Hub and Dubai Chamber Of Commerce And Industry.

Aalia Mehreen Ahmed

· 5 min read

Who'll Be Crowned The Winners Of Dubai Smartpreneur Competition 5.0? Find Out By Tuning In To Entrepreneur Middle East Live On August 27, 2020

Having launched in January, this year's edition of the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition has seen startups working in the fields of sustainability, mobility, and opportunity participate for a chance to win AED150,000 in total cash prizes, as well as a host of other benefits that includes mentorship, training, and more.

Entrepreneur Middle East Staff

· 3 min read

Pitch Perfect: Start By Explaining How You're Solving A Very Specific Problem For Your Customers

The best way to start your pitch –or for that matter, to even begin building your startup– is to make sure you're solving "a very specific problem".

Megha Merani

· 6 min read

Market Access Success Story Shifts Online With 56% Match Rate

A total of nine startups have successfully matched with three giant corporations in the UAE in the fourth cycle of Dubai Startup Hub's Market Access Program.

Megha Merani

· 4 min read

How Dubai Startup Hub's Market Access Program Is Helping Dubai-Based Startup Distichain Pitch For New Business (Even Amid COVID-19)

How do you network to find new clients and pitch your product or service amid a global pandemic? Check out this entrepreneur's story.

Megha Merani

· 6 min read

Tapping Into Opportunity: How Businesses In Dubai Are Accessing New Markets And Verticals Through COVID-19

When the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the global trade landscape, Dubai Chamber and its 245,000 members have had to adapt to a new reality that requires them to explore those new opportunities in a digital format.

Tamara Pupic

· 10 min read

Innovators Welcome: Dubai Startup Hub Invites India's Startups To Join Its First Dubai Technology Tour

The virtual trade mission, scheduled for the second week of September, will familiarize delegates with Dubai's economy and business environment, as well as the competitive advantages that the Emirate offers startups and scaleups specializing in advanced technologies.

Megha Merani

· 3 min read

Focusing On The Problem You Are Solving Will Help Attract Your First Customers, Says 2018 Dubai Smartpreneur Competition Winner WakeCap

WakeCap, an enterprise technology solution, was the first place winner of the 3rd cycle of the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition.

Megha Merani

· 5 min read

Top Pitches: Winners of Emirati Development Program To Receive One-On-One Mentorship To Develop And Grow Their Ventures

Five ambitious UAE nationals have won one-on-one mentorship support to grow their business ventures.

Megha Merani

· 3 min read

Young Emirati Entrepreneurs Develop Business Ideas For A Better Tomorrow At INJAZ UAE's 'National Company Program Competition'

The top winners of this year's INJAZ UAE's 'National Company Program Competition' have impressed judges with compelling business ideas for a better tomorrow.

Megha Merani

· 8 min read

Startup Panorama Edition 9.0: A Guide To Legalities For Startups In Dubai Amid COVID-19

Startup Panorama Edition 9.0 features practical advice from legal experts on how founders can navigate their existing contractual obligations in the short term and beyond COVID-19 times.

Megha Merani

· 2 min read