Sia Partners and BIAC launch APIficator, an Open Innovation challenge for startups in the Middle East

Sia Partners, a global management consulting firm, and BIAC, Business Incubators and Accelerators Company, are launching APIficator, an Open Innovation Challenge for Startups.

After a successful launch in New York, Paris and Hong Kong, APIficator decided this year to target entrepreneurs in the Middle East and chose the theme “Tech for Customer Experience” to identify innovative projects that can help companies and government entities enhance their customer and citizen journeys. The areas covered by the theme are broad and include:

- Social Media Listening

- Humanising Chatbots

- Experience personalization

- Self-service solutions

- Customer Data Collection

The winners will benefit from 6 months of Sia Partners worth $25,000 that can take the form of:

- Data-science, legal & compliance support

- Support in co-creating a commercial offering

- Access to Sia Partners’ broad global business network

- Other support services à la carte

Most importantly, the winners will have the opportunity to build a strong partnership with Sia Partners that will support scaling-up its products and services.

The application deadline is February 10th, 2020. For more information, please visit the APIficator website (