The mission of the Entrepreneurship Center is to develop, support and implement a wide definition of entrepreneurship across the KAUST community and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

We deliver this through:
* Supporting the idea of entrepreneurship as a mindset with our various KAUST stakeholders including students, faculty and staff.
* Developing create new ventures, by empowering and educating entrepreneurs. * The Entrepreneurship Center enables KAUST to become a catalyst for entrepreneurship initiatives in Saudi Arabia and the MENA region.

Our core initiatives enables us to assemble together ideas, technologies, people, and funding.

Embedding entrepreneurship and innovation as a cultural trait across the campus and in collaboration with KAUST partners.

A key focus of the KAUST Entrepreneurship Center is to offer a range of services for entrepreneurs who are transitioning their innovative “big idea” into a commercial entity. For qualified teams, the Center offers assistance ...
The mission of the Entrepreneurship Center is to develop, support and implement a wide definition of entrepreneurship across the KAUST community and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

We deliver this through:
* Supporting the idea of entrepreneurship as a mindset with our various KAUST stakeholders including students, faculty and staff.
* Developing create new ventures, by empowering and educating entrepreneurs. * The Entrepreneurship Center enables KAUST to become a catalyst for entrepreneurship initiatives in Saudi Arabia and the MENA region.

Our core initiatives enables us to assemble together ideas, technologies, people, and funding.

Embedding entrepreneurship and innovation as a cultural trait across the campus and in collaboration with KAUST partners.

A key focus of the KAUST Entrepreneurship Center is to offer a range of services for entrepreneurs who are transitioning their innovative “big idea” into a commercial entity. For qualified teams, the Center offers assistance through coaching and mentoring programs; outreach activities such as the MENA and Global speaker series; partnering with domestic and international entrepreneurship centers and other organized services.

These high potential new ventures impact the Kingdom in a number of way including the creation of new high-value jobs.
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Staff

Amal Dokhan
Admin
Ozan Sonmez
Admin
Ozan Sonmez Experienced startup mentor, accelerator manager and angel investor. Speaker, trainer, mentor, and judge for Global Startup Competitions.

Startups/Companies