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Locked Down not Locked Out - UAE - July 2020

Heeeeyyy Digesters! Won't lie, it's July. (Excuse my attempt at humor) It's been close to 4 months si
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United Arab Emirates
The personalized insider newsletter for all things startup in United Arab Emirates.
Heeeeyyy Digesters! Won’t lie, it’s July. (Excuse my attempt at humor)
It’s been close to 4 months since the pandemic took shape. For many of us, it’s been like a climax scene but only time will tell where it takes us and you still have time to change it.

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Start networking at TechCrunch Disrupt now

TechCrunch DisruptTechCrunch Disrupt 2020 is just a few weeks away but we've already opened up our CrunchMatch networking platform for attendees to be able to meet one another in advance of the big event. Not only will it help narrow down the people you want to meet with, we'll even have some speed networking happy hour sessions so you can meet people on the fly! Register for Disrupt today and save $100 with code TECHSTARS15.
Accelerator and Incubator Applications Open
Techstars Accelerator Applications

Gothams-Hub71 Aerospace, Space and Defense Accelerator

Startup Boost – Pre-Accelerator Incubator

News
How does Abu Dhabi's new border system work? - The National

Abu Dhabi Investment Office invests $5 million in Shorooq Partners' Bedaya Fund - MENAbytes

Startup Weekend Ras Al Khaimah alumni Trift launches Virtual Travel Experiences

Hub71 collaborates with UAE banks to help SMEs

Events (Virtual obviously)
Well, now you don’t have an excuse to not attend some amazing events.
Startups and Growth Related
Microsoft For Startups - Corporate and Start-up Co-creation Implemented

Tech Workshops

Resources
COVID-19 Resource Guide

Opportunities for Young Entrepreneurs in the UAE - by Tariq Syed

Soup for the Soul
Paul takes on through his take on what we may need to unlearn

A 105 Year-Old Japanese Doctor’s Guide to Living Longer

How to Make Hot Chocolate

Thank You
As always thank you for sticking with us, we assure you we’re going to improve next months digest. It was a busy time for the team and with changes happening all around we may have not found the best resources to add.
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Stay Awesome!

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Techstars Startup Digest United Arab Emirates is curated by:
Mohamed Nawaz Muallim Mohamed Nawaz Muallim - Operations Manager | Gothams-Hub71 Accelerator
mohamed.nawaz@startupdigestmail.com
Indranil Roy Chowdhury Indranil Roy Chowdhury - Group Strategy Head
indranil.roy@startupdigestmail.com
Tariq Syed Tariq Syed
tariq.syed@startupdigestmail.com
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