Generation Z Entrepreneurs

After the tremendous success of the previous hackathon, we are delighted to announce a new and improved edition set to take place in 2024. The goal of this edition is to enhance creative thinking and develop cutting-edge business strategies for startups in the digital and electronics technology sectors. The Hackathon is aimed at fostering innovation and growth in the digital and electronics startup ecosystem. This event will provide a platform for Generation Z entrepreneurs (born 1996-2012) to collaborate, ideate, and develop robust business strategies that can drive their success in the fast-paced technology landscape. By bringing together talented entrepreneurs, mentors, and industry experts, this hackathon will catalyze the next generation of disruptors in the digital and electronics sectors. The digital and electronics industry is undergoing rapid transformation, with advancements in areas like artificial intelligence, IoT, cybersecurity, and sustainable technologies. Startups are at the forefront of driving this change, but they often face challenges in formulating effective business strategies to scale and compete in this dynamic environment. To address this need, this Business Strategy Hackathon is tailored to the specific needs of early-stage and pre-startups. The primary objectives of the Business Strategy Hackathon are:

  • Mentorship: Support startups to develop business strategies with experienced mentors and industry experts.
  • Networking: Connect startups, investors, and industry partners for collaboration and growth.
  • Facilitate Innovation: Help startups think creatively and create unique business strategies to stand out.
  • Skill Development: Provide business strategy workshops to improve participants' skills.
  • Pitching Opportunities: Let startups pitch their strategies to judges and investors for funding and partnerships.

Participants:

The hackathon is open to early-stage and pre-startups in the digital and electronics sectors. We aim to have 100 Generation Z entrepreneurs to form around 25 participating teams, each comprising 3-5 members. Additionally, we invite industry experts, mentors, and potential investors to attend and support the event.

Prizes:

We propose offering the following prizes to incentivize participation and excellence:

  • 1st Place: 10000 L.E
  • 2nd Place: 5000 L.E
  • 3rd Place: 3000 L.E

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