MAD Mentorpreneurs is a reverse-mentoring initiative that will launch 5 startups with business support for 12 months. During this program, 5 selected entrepreneurs will become mentors to esteemed business industry leaders and receive awards to help kickstart their companies. MAD Mentorpreneurs connects aspiring entrepreneurs with leading corporations and investors to facilitate market entry.

The Offer

5 selected startups will receive:
- Company registration, legal, financial, consulting, and other support services and prizes worth over AED 900,000.
- An opportunity to become a reverse-mentor to a business industry leader through a thorough matching process.
- 12 months support and check-ins to ensure successful growth.
- Access to investor networks.

The Process
1. Apply – August 12, 2017
2. Initial Selection (30 candidates) – August 17, 2017
3. Bootcamp Weekend – September 16-17, 2017
4. Semi-finals (10 candidates selected) – September 23, 2017
5. Pitch Competition (5 startups ...
MAD Mentorpreneurs is a reverse-mentoring initiative that will launch 5 startups with business support for 12 months. During this program, 5 selected entrepreneurs will become mentors to esteemed business industry leaders and receive awards to help kickstart their companies. MAD Mentorpreneurs connects aspiring entrepreneurs with leading corporations and investors to facilitate market entry.

The Offer

5 selected startups will receive:
- Company registration, legal, financial, consulting, and other support services and prizes worth over AED 900,000.
- An opportunity to become a reverse-mentor to a business industry leader through a thorough matching process.
- 12 months support and check-ins to ensure successful growth.
- Access to investor networks.

The Process
1. Apply – August 12, 2017
2. Initial Selection (30 candidates) – August 17, 2017
3. Bootcamp Weekend – September 16-17, 2017
4. Semi-finals (10 candidates selected) – September 23, 2017
5. Pitch Competition (5 startups selected) & Matching Process – September 30, 2017
6. Business Development & Reverse-Mentorship – October 2017-October 2018
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Asghar Bigdeli Researcher & Designer at Idustrial Aerospace Organization

I have an innovation software? I want to participate in your program. my stage of work in prototype and developing.