Plug and Play, ITIDA launch Open Innovation Hub in Egypt to boost startup ecosystem

EGYPT – Plug and Play, a global innovation platform, is partnering with The Egyptian Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), to launch an Open Innovation Hub in Cairo. The aim is to establish a strategic partnership to boost Egypt’s entrepreneurship and startup ecosystem. Plug and Play Egypt is scheduled to launch in November 2021 and will have an initial focus on Digital Transformation in Fintech, Insurtech, Energy, IoT, Mobility, Healthcare, and Sustainability amongst other industries. Through this partnership, Plug and Play Egypt will run two Acceleration and two Incubation programs…

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ITIDA partners with AUC Venture Lab to empower local entrepreneurs

EGYPT – Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) and the AUC Venture Lab accelerator are collaborating on Startup Launchpad, a capacity-building programme that aims to empower local entrepreneurs as they launch their technology startups. The partnership between ITIDA and AUC Venture Lab, the accelerator programme based at the American University in Cairo (AUC), aims to support entrepreneurs through extensive training and rich content. The program, powered by ITIDA, will be delivered by AUC Venture Lab, a member of the Babson Collaborative for Entrepreneurship Education, which was founded by Babson College,…

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