The number one ranked university incubator by UBI Global is landing in Egypt with the most innovative tech startups in its crosshairs
DMZ, one of the top tech incubators in the world and the No. 1 university-based incubator according to UBI Global 2018, DMZ Cairo will soon be in Egypt and is set to host a launch event at the GrEEK Campus in Downtown Cairo on August 15th, 2021. DMZ Cairo will provide tech startups across Egypt with the support they need to expand and scale their businesses, while unleashing their full potential by exposing them to mentorships, one-on-one guidance, funds, and a dedicated workspace.
Over the past 10 years, DMZ has allowed startups to raise up to $1.24 billion, and create over four thousand job opportunities in Canada. DMZ Cairo is one of the many outputs of Ryerson University and Universities of Canada (UofCanada)'s partnership, which gifts Egyptian tech entrepreneurs with services to grow their startups into world-class tech businesses.
The exclusive launch event will feature key entrepreneurial figures in Egypt, with signficiant speakers such as UofCanada Chairman Dr. Magdy ElKady, President of the Association fo Scientific Research & Technology Dr. Mahmoud Sakr, Senior Director, Programs and Partnerships at DMZ Sherif El Tawil, Satellite Programs Manager at DMZ Katlynn Sverko, Senior Trade Commissioner for Lebanon and Egypt at the Canadian EMbassy Jasmine Wahba, VP of Academic Development and Strategic Initiatives at UofCanada Dr. Hadia Hamdy, and CEO of Trufla Technologies at Calgary Sherif Gamayel.