The Riyadh Techstars Accelerator

The Riyadh Techstars Accelerator is focused on startups building and growing their businesses in the Middle East and North Africa. In 2021 this program hopes to run in-person, dependent on COVID-19 conditions.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

May 18th, 2021

Applications Open

Jul 28th, 2021

Final Deadline

Nov 7th, 2021

Accelerator Starts

Feb 17th, 2022

Demo Day



"Innovation does not come from just inspiration; it comes from creating the right environment where innovative ideas can be translated into useful products and services. Thus, we at MCIT are determined on establishing the best environment for innovators to innovate."
Abdullah Alshamrani
Digital Entrepreneurship Director at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
"Empowering founders is the way to accelerate growth in our region. This program will provide entrepreneurs with the knowledge and tools to build impactful companies."
Talal Alasmari
Founding Partner at Raed Ventures