Global Start-Up Bootcamp

 

Cross-Border Collective  Intelligence: “The Digital Customer Of The Future”

In the world of digital integration, technology is redefining all aspects of retail and luxury cross-border business models, reshaping fabrication processes, final products and customer experiences.

The Dubai-based Global Start-Up Bootcamp is a meeting point for like-minded entrepreneurs, investors and industry professionals in luxury, retail, fashion and lifestyle technologies.

In collaboration with Arab Luxury World and INSEAD, the three-day acceleration program fosters the cross-border exchange of market knowledge and industry expertise in Europe and MENASA region. Participants will have a chance to present their pitches during the largest conference on the innovation in retail and luxury in the region – Arab Luxury World

 

 


SCHEDULE

GLOBAL PRE-SELECTION EVENTS
MARCH 25th – APRIL 1st

PARIS – LONDON – DUBAI
Half – Day Networking & Pitches Competition in Major world hubs of technological innovation

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Virtual Interviews
Candidates from APAC, USA & Africa assessed by the jury members from Paris and Dubai

DUBAI, MAY 6th – 8th
GLOBAL STARTUP BOOTCAMP

DAY 1 & 2

A 2- Day Bootcamp & Business Plan Preparation

DAY 3

Presentation of final pitches during Arab Luxury World, Awards Ceremony


    

HOW TO APPLY – STARTUP SELECTION CRITERIA

We are looking for international tech ventures with the following criteria:

Cross-Border Profile

Projected growth in MENASA region & Europe

Early Stage
Up to USD1M of invested capital and 20 employees

MVP
A minimum viable product that  would satisfy early customers in the home market and provide initial feedback


APPLY FOR THE PRE-SELECTION EVENT IN PARIS NOW!

DATE: MARCH 27, 2018

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LUXURY, FASHION & RETAIL TECHNOLOGIES

Omnichannel Customer Experience

Big data analytics, CRM, Marketing tech, visual search, Web profiling, SaaS, transaction, social-mobile, geo-targeting

E-commerce

Supply chain optimization, 3D platforms, VR&AR in stores, marketplaces, chatbots

Product Tech

3D printing, personalization, IoT, PLM, smart sizing, robotics

Brick&Mortar

POS, payment systems, indoor mapping, stock mgt, supply chain, customer recognition


 

Start-Up Bootcamp:

3-Day Acceleration, Advisory and Business Plan Elaboration

 

 

 

DAY 1 & 2

BUSINESS PLAN ELABORATION

With the help of best industry experts, mentors and investors, participants will work on four aspects of their luxury and retail tech startup:

PRODUCT what are key differentiating points?

GROWTH how to scale internationally?

BRANDING how to build an authentic brand?

FUNDING how to attract international investors?

DAY 3

PRESENTATIONS OF PITCHES

ARAB LUXURY WORLD: The start-ups will have a chance to pitch their innovative ideas in front of 600 international industry experts, investors and business angels

AWARDS CEREMONY: After a thorough selection process the winner will get a special award, as well as a possibility to incorporate in the UAE

 


BENEFITS FOR START-UPS

INSEAD Business Training
A free two-day mentorship program from INSEAD Academia and Alumni

Cross-Border Funding
A meeting point with international investors and business angels

Networking
Get free access to the largest retail and luxury conference in the Middle East

Market Insights
Develop your entry market business plan with the European and Middle Eastern corporate partners and industry experts


Contact Details:

Katia KACHAN

+971(0)5-01-28-16-86

k.kachan@mediaquestcorp.com

 


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