Arab Bank FinTech Bootcamp

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Jordan

Arab Bank is Hosting

A Fintech Bootcamp In Jordan

Arab Bank is launching the first Fintech Bootcamp for Jordanian entrepreneurs with ideas within the Fintech industry. The bootcamp will provide entrepreneurs access to mentors, and key decision makers within the Arab Bank to fine-tune ideas to become enterprise ready. The Bootcamp will feature interactive workshops by experienced entrepreneurs delivering their know-how and insights. On the final day, participants will get the chance to present their solution on stage in front of key decision makers in the Arab Bank. The top winning ideas will receive cash rewards.

 

Innovation Hub, a unique co-working space connected to Arab Bank regional headquarters at Amman, Jordan, brings together startups, corporates, and ecosystem partners to drive innovation and create new partnerships that deliver meaningful business impact.

 

 

What’s in it for you

Bootcamp Benefits

Product Validation

The opportunity to validate your product with domain experts in the financial service industry

Mentorship

Extensive support and mentorship from entrepreneurs and industry experts

Cash Rewards

1st place – $7,000
2nd place – $5,000
3rd place – $3,000

Accommodation

Accommodation and travel costs to and from Amman fully covered

Key Dates

Application Open

May 19th 2019

Application Deadline

Jun 19th 2019

Finalists Announced

Jun 26th 2019

Fintech Bootcamp

July 8th - 11th 2019

Can I Apply?

Yes! if you fall under the below criteria

I am based out of Jordan or with Jordanian origin

I am committed to joining the full duration of the Bootcamp in Amman

I have an innovative idea within the FinTech Industry

I have an idea that utilizes technology that adds value to the banking industry

My idea addresses one or more of the challenges

Solving Future Challenges

We are looking for Ideas that add value to the financial services industry in which address the main challenges below but not limited to

Financial Access & Financial Literacy

Lending & Credit Scoring for SMEs

Payments & Remittance

AML, KYC, Cyber Security

API Financial Economy

Mobile Service to the Unbanked

Speakers & Mentors

Dr. Bijan Azad

Darwazah Center for Innovation

Omar J. Sati

General Partner - DASH Ventures

Luma Fawaz

CEO - Oasis 500

Suleiman Arabiat

AB Ventures