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Get in the Ring Abu Dhabi

 

LOCATION

Abu Dhabi , UAE

 

DATE    

Feb 28, 2017

2017-02-28 00:00:00 2017-02-28 00:00:00 Asia/Dubai Get in the Ring Abu Dhabi Global events Omar Kandil okandil@flat6labs.com

NEED GLOBAL EXPOSURE?

Compete against thousands of startups globally, win awards, get exposure and connect with fans to scale up your business.

About this event

Get in the Ring Abu Dhabi is a selection event for the Global Startup Competition of the Get in the Ring Foundation organized by Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi.

 This yearly pitch competition challenges you to show what you’ve got in an actual ring. Through 1-on-1 battles, you will compete for awards, a place in the global final and the attention of potential fans.
Get in The Ring Abu Dhabi will have two tracks: general and fintech. The event is in partnership with Abu Dhabi Global Market and is one of the main events leading to Fintech Abu Dhabi Week! 

Program

Participating in Get in the Ring is not only about winning the competition. Therefore we have a great program:




Bootcamp

Pitch Training

Practice your pitch together with peers and get feedback from experts during these training sessions.

Bootcamp

MATCHUPS

Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with investors and business leaders and discover business opportunities together.

Battles

SELECTION

During the selection round you will pitch for a spot on the main stage of the selection event. You will have to pitch in front of an experienced jury and convince them why you should proceed to the next round.

Battles

Award show

The highlight of every Get in the Ring event. During the award show the best startups will battle on the main stage, show what they’ve got and compete for the attention of potential fans and a ticket to the global final.

Why participate
For every participant we have great opportunities:


Millions of fans
Connect with potential fans such as investors, corporates, talent and experts involved
Global exposure
Get global exposure and contacts through a network in 100+ countries
Pitch Perfect
Participate in an exciting and educating process to perfectionize your pitch and get feedback from experts
Global Conference
Win a ticket to the final at the Global Conference in May 2017 in Singapore!


“This was a really amazing event, high energy, high impact and the stakes as an entrepreneur pitching have never been higher” - Justin Coetzee, Founder GoMetro


Startups we are looking for
Get in the Ring Abu Dhabi has two tracks. One is cross-industry and the other one is fintech. We have a preference for startups that are aiming to make a positive impact in this world.

Apply to the general track or fintech track for a spot in the Global Competition!

Requirements Startups
Can you imagine yourself, standing in the ring, battling head-to-head, making fans and do you meet the requirements below? 
Then you're good to go!

  •  Innovative and scalable business idea/model
  •  Launched less than 8 years ago
  •  Pitch fluently in English

  • Previous Global Winners

    Risparmio Super

    Global winner Get in the Ring ’12


    EyeVerify

    Global winner Get in the Ring ’13


    eFishery

    Global winner Get in the Ring ’13


    eFishery

    Global winner Get in the Ring ’14


    LIK

    Global lightweight winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16


    BiodenCell

    Global middleweight winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16


    DOT

    Global heavyweight winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16

    Global Partners

    STC

    EBW2020

    ECE

    ARE YOU READY TO GET IN THE RING?