RAK Economic Zone


09 October 2017

Startup Weekend Ras Al Khaimah

Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 1800 past events in 120 countries around the world in 2014.

The startup weekend Ras Al Khaimah team now bring this event to the Northern Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. This 54 hour event of No Talk. All Action will be spread over 3 days.

How does it work? We aim to bring together enthusiasts like you to share ideas, form teams, build products, and, most importantly, launch startups.

Thursday: Attendees pitch their ideas and inspire others to join their teams. Teams are therefore created to work on the best ideas.

Friday and Saturday: This is where you build, build, build. And build some more.During this period teams will also focus on customer development, validating their ideas, practicing LEAN Startup methodologies and building a minimum viable product and meet with industry leaders who will mentor the teams to fine tune their ideas.

Saturday evening: In the evening teams demo their prototypes and receive valuable feedback from a panel of experts.


Thu, Oct 12, 2017, 5:00 PM – Sat, Oct 14, 2017, 10:00 PM Gulf Standard Time United Arab Emirates Time


RAK Incubation and Accelerator

Julphar Towers - Offices Tower 29th Floor

Office 2901

Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah

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