Are you a moroccan startup eager to attend one of the largest summit dedicated to entrepreneurship in the MENA region and represent Morocco ? If so, join the Moroccan Delegation at RiseUp Summit 15 in Egypt in december !

#RiseUp15 is a 2-day event packed with workshops, inspirational stories, highly relevant panel discussions, interviews, pitch events, mentorship, and a Trade Fair for entrepreneurs to show their products and services to potential customers and partners.

Through a partnership with OCP Entrepreneurship Network, a Moroccan delegation of 10-15 top entrepreneurs, investors and key ecosystem players will be sent to Cairo, December 11-15.

A competitive selection process will select startups, investors & ecosystem players to participate in a 5-day delegation trip: 1-day investors meeting + 2-day summit + 2-day local startup safari.

Apply today! Applications close at 11:59 pm Morocco time on November 10, 2015


Eligibility

  • At least one co-founder who is a Moroccan citizen,
  • Startups that have been operating for at least 10 months,
  • Have a minimal viable product,
  • Have a team with at least 1 full timer (besides the founder),
  • Have an impactful and innovative product,
  • Startup’s fit with the theme of RiseUp Summit’15 “Quantum Leap”,
  • Ability to represent Morocco’s startup scene,
  • The official language of the application and summit program is English.

 

Important Dates

Applications open for RiseUp 15October 30
Applications close           November 10
Top semi-finalists notifiedNovember 16
Semifinal judging taking place online with RiseUP Egypt TeamNovember 16 – 19
Top finalists notifiedNovember 19
Travel to Cairo December 10 – 16

 

Costs

RT airfare, hotel accommodations and events tickets fees will be taken in charge.

Any questions ?

Don’t hesitate to contact Farah Abdelbaki, Global Partnership Manager at RiseUp Egypt : [email protected]