Venture Launchpad: Fintect Edition


WHEN September 5-15, 2017
WHERE NYU Abu Dhabi WHO startAD Open to the Public

The immersive 10-day entrepreneurship program, training early stage fintech startups in ideation, customer discovery, product market fit and viability testing, helping startups rapidly mature into a scalable business within a short timespan.

The startAD Venture Launchpad will culminate in a Demo Day where graduating teams will get to present their ventures to investors, fintech corporates and the larger startup community in UAE.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2017

Note: The program is open to any Fintech startup in the UAE and is completely free of charge to accepted applicants.
Attendance on all 10 days of the class and culminating demo day is mandatory.

Email for more details.

In Collaboration with

UAE Exchange and Abu Dhabi Global Market
UAE Ministry of Economy


Day Program Name
Day 1 Cohort intro & Business Model
Day 2 Lean startup & business model design
Day 3 Customer development, MVP & Product experiments
Day 4 Sales & business development
Day 5 Traction & content marketing
Day 6 Team, culture & growth
Day 7 Raising Capital
Day 8 Pitching
Day 9 Legal, running a company & pitch practice
Day 10 Demo Day

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