MENA Catalyst heads to Silicon Valley: Tech Crunch Disrupt SF 2019
From London Tech Week to Tech Crunch at Silicon Valley, MENACatalyst has partnered with MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab to provide game-changing opportunities for Palestinian startups everywhere.
For the 6th edition of MENACatalyst’s signature Demo Events, 4 Palestinian startups namely Receet, JWAR, Inggez, and Viavii will travel with 12 of the region’s most disruptive startups for a week-long trip to the world’s capital of entrepreneurship and innovation, Silicon Valley.
Taking part in MIT EF Pan Arab’s “Arab World Meets Silicon Valley” program, participating startups will gain insider knowledge into the inner workings of some of the biggest corporations dominating the tech scene in silicon valley and around the world. Startups will not only get to take part in immersive tours at the headquarters of Salesforce, Facebook, and even Google but have exclusive meetings with representatives there.
The weeklong event provides entrepreneurs with the opportunity to put their startups on display and take part in world-class conferences, in-depth trainings, one-on-one sessions and networking events with a host of tech executives, investors and mentors dominating Silicon Valley.
Startups will also get to attend Tech Crunch: Disrupt San Francisco 2019. The ticketed event brings together the world’s premier startups who are shaping the future of tech innovation as we know it. This year’s Disrupt SF ‘19 has a range of impressive events in-store for tech startups including conferences led by prominent entrepreneurs and tech executives showcasing the latest trends disrupting the tech world to pitching competitions with a $100,000 grand prize, to name a few.
For Palestinian startups that have the innovation and skills to compete on a global stage yet lack access to strategic networks and markets, this year’s Disrupt SF ’19 will prove to be a pivotal step forward. Startups will connect with international business enablers and capitalize on potential mentorship and investment opportunities to tap into new markets and compete on a global scale.