Archive for April, 2011

AmmanTT invites you to its birthday party

Where will you be on May 3rd, 2011?
If you happen to be a Jordanian Techie, or in Amman at the time – Amman Tech Tuesdays (AmmanTT) is to Celebrate its one year anniversary in an enlightening and innovative half-day event (3pm-9:30pm) at Zara Expo in Amman, Jordan!

After 14 amazing events throughout the past year, AmmanTT is commemorating its accomplishments in bringing techies together once again on the first Tuesday of May, only this time it’s super special! Doors will open at 3:00pmto reveal an open startup exhibition that will feature 50 exciting early stage Jordanian technology startups & projects. Professional grade booths and other facilities will be provided at no charge to the exhibitors and thus create a unique opportunity to market and promote what they are most proud of and working on to the world. Alongside this portion of the day, a demo stage will be available for those looking to pitch their businesses as well.  (A limited number of spots remain open, if interested please contact ammantt@ammantt.com.)

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Entrepreneur’s guide to VC in MENA region

Entrepreneurs,

Looking to fund your idea, or to find out more about venture capital in the MENA region?

Our friends at MENA Private Equity Association put together a guide for new Arab entrepreneurs titled The VEECEEPRENEUR. It details the basic concepts of venture capital as well as the perspectives of major VC firms in the region.

The link to the full PDF: