ABOUT MAKE THE DEAL

Our Story

DIC is back with its 6th Edition of Make the Deal (startup-Investor Matchmaking). MTD aims to promote a climate of entrepreneurship and investment and is an opportunity to connect high- impact technology startups with local and regional investors. It aims to foster an entrepreneurial and investment climate by allowing entrepreneurs and startups to offer realistic solutions in emerging technology-related areas. Make the Deal connects startups and investors prior to the actual pitch event to make an initial go/no-go decision at D-Day.

STARTUPS
200
INVESTORS
100
PITCHES
800
FUNDING
22.6

Eligibility Criteria

Make The Deal 2024 is designed to bring together high-impact technology startups with local and regional investors. The platform offers potential funding and investment opportunities to startups in the region.

Selection Criteria

- (Growth Stage Startups)

  • Market Traction

  • Product/Service Innovation+Technology

  • Past Funding and Financial Strength

  • Founder Team Expertise

  • Business Model and Competitive Advantage

Selection Criteria

- (Idea Startups)

  • Feasibility and Validation

  • Market potential and scalability

  • Investment Readiness

  • Innovation and Problem Solving

  • Founder Team

Application Process

Application Process

  • 15th January

    Applications Open

  • 03rd February

    Applications Close

  • 6th February - 24th February

    Mentoring

  • 6th February - 17th February

    Pre MTD-Match Making

  • 20th February

    Announce The Top Startups To Pitch On Stage

  • 25th January

    MTD (Main Event)

Apply Now

Applications are open for startups & investors

Past Investors

Past Startups

Past Speakers

FAQ

Frequency Asked Questions

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Contact Us

For any queries, write to us

INCUBATION@MCIT.GOV.QA

+974 44733423


Contact us

+974 44733423
incubation@mcit.gov.qa
Al-Nasser Tower B, 5th Floor
Post Office Signal
Al Corniche Street
Doha, Qatar