Startup Istanbul Networking Event
About the project:
20 of the most promising idea-stage startups participating in Leader’s Palestinian Start-up Support Program (PASS) had the great opportunity to travel with MENACatalyst to Turkey to attend Startup Istanbul: The Startup Event Connecting East & West. Startups received an all-inclusive pass to Startup Istanbul and gained instant access to pitching and mentorship sessions from business enablers, investors, and top executives from around the globe.
Target Audience: Participants of Leaders International Palestinian Startup Support Program (PASS)
Entrepreneurs were flown to turkey to join Startup Istanbul and participate in a series of conferences, pitching competitions, and networking with some of the region’s leading business enablers, industry partners, and fellow innovators from around the global.
-20 Palestinian entrepreneurs participate in Startup Istanbul.
-20 Palestinian entrepreneurs benefit from increased exposure and explore potential partnership and expansion opportunities on a regional scale.
2019-10-18 - 2019-10-18Opening event conferences
2019-10-19 - 2019-10-19Pitching
2019-10-20 - 2019-10-21Networking
AccessEntrepreneurs were able to learn what it takes to integrate into some of the most in-demand global markets.
NetworkingPalestinian entrepreneurs were able to connect with global entrepreneurs, business enablers, and industry partners to discuss growing market trends and potential partnerships.