Entrepreneurship and Innovation Unit

AIM Startup Competition Oman (Requirements, Terms and Conditions)

AIM Startup MENA Roadshow and Pitch Competitions

AIM Startup is an ideal platform for startup companies looking to raise capital, expand into new markets and forge meaningful business relationships with major investors, business leaders, representatives of international institutions and government entities. 

This April 9-11, AIM Startup will host the second edition of its annual Innovation Showcase and Pitch Competition in Dubai, UAE, in conjunction with the Annual Investment Meeting, Future Cities Show and DIGAE.

However this competition is looking for startups that are providing solutions to the following challenges and promoting Sustainable Development and Inclusive Growth through emerging technologies:

  1. No poverty
  2. Zero Hunger
  3. Good health and well being
  4. Quality Education
  5. Gender Equality
  6. Clean Water and Sanitation
  7. Affordable and Clean Energy
  8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
  9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  10. Reduced Inequalities
  11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
  12. Responsible Consumption and Production
  13. Climate Action
  14. Life Below Water
  15. Life on Land
  16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  17. Partnerships for the Goals

The startup pitch must fall under the theme "Technology for Sustainable Development and Inclusive Growth". The Pitch Competition will host 25 Startups, who will be pitching their solutions / technologies to a panel of four judges. The top 5 Startups from Oman will be sponsored by AIM Startup to fly to Dubai and participate at the main event in Dubai which will be attended by VC’s and Angel investors

The registration deadline is on: 6th February 2018

Oman pitch competition details:

  • Date: Wednesday 7th Feb 2018
  • Time: 5 - 9 pm
  • Place: Sas for Entrepreneurship Center, Knowledge Oasis Muscat (KOM 4, 4th floor), Al Rusail
  • How to register? After filling in the Online Form, kindly DOWNLOAD the AIM STARTUP ROADSHOW APPLICATION FORM and send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. & Copy (Cc) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click here to register if you accept the Requirements, Terms and Conditions