LOGO_APIFICATOR_V4-01.png

 CHALLENGE - MIDDLE EAST

ONGOING

TECH FOR
CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

Due to the COVID lockdown, we postpone the challenge. It's now reopening from july the 15th to july the 31st ! Send us your application !

Middle East APIficator is held in several countries of the region this year. As part of the challenge, you must propose an innovative solution that addresses issues faced by major groups, concerning topics such as:

TECH FOR

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE
MIDDLE EAST 

Social Media Listening

Humanizing Chatbots

Experience personalization

Self-service solutions

Customer Data Collection


Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait
 

Final pitch venue in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

OUR PARTNER FOR THIS CHALLENGE

BIAC, a subsidiary of Taqnia, is a company focusing on the operation and management of Incubators, accelerators, entrepreneurship support platforms and technology support platforms as well as offering specialized consulting and training services.

 BIAC leads the entrepreneurship field through:

  • Creating the tools and environments to encourage and embrace innovation

  • Providing human and cognitive capacity building services in digital transformation domains and the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

  • Facilitating access to finance and adopting a collaborative approach within the investment community in the Kingdom.

UP TO 3 LAUREATES WILL ENJOY:

1.

6 months of coaching from a Sia Partners' business mentor

2.

Support in the co-creation of an offering (technology x service)

3.

Access to Sia Partners’ global network to launch POCs, or indeed industrialize an offering

4.

Their choice of
US$ 25,000 worth
in Sia Tokens (quantity may differ depending
on the locality)

Support to formalize a business model and business plan

4 tokens

Pitch training in front of large groups

4 Tokens

Assistance regarding legal compliance

3 to 6 tokens

Aid in creating communication medium

4 tokens

Data science support

7 to 15 tokens

Other services à la carte

NUMBER OF TOKENS VARY

AGENDA FOR THE CHALLENGE

AUGUST 12th
2020
Finalists Announcement
JULY 31st
2020
Closing date for submissions
DECEMBER 11th 
2019
Opening
of submissions
AUGUST 20th
2020
Winners 
Anouncement
AUGUST 17th
2020
SiAPI-Days
(Pitch in front of a jury in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
DECEMBER 9th 
2019
Submission of registration forms