Recruiting now for the Startup Weekend 2015 team!

Loved Startup Weekend 2014? Wish you could be part of the exciting team that brought you the experience? Now is your chance!

We are currently recruiting people for:

  • Sponsorship outreach (find and secure sponsorship for SW 2015 – business development experience or similar required)
  • Communications (dealing with everything from questions to our mailing list – marketing experience or similar required)
  • Social media (experience required – show us your work and results!)
  • Operations (venue + F&B event management/planning experience required)
  • Speaker + mentor outreach (must already have an excellent network of technologists and innovators in the UAE)

If this is you – apply now! Send your resume and 1 line about why you want to be part of organizing Startup Weekend 2015 to

Good luck!




We’re currently for people WITH EXPERIENCE (no experience? no worries – we’ll be looking for volunteers as well soon!). Time commitment is 10 hours per wee

No more copy-pasting – SW Dubai 2014's winners come up with innovative solutions to Dubai problems!

Startup Weekend Dubai 2014

December 11-13th, 2014


1st Place: Photo Real

Provides professional and quality stock photo database to Real Estate agents, starting with in-demand Dubai neighbourhoods with plans to expand.

2nd Place: Let’s Order

Finally – a solution to place a group order for you and your friends or colleagues, streamlining the order for the restaurant and cutting wait times for customers hungry for their delivery

3rd Place: Glitzz

E-commerce platform for funky fashion and unique accessory designs!


We loved seeing teams providing innovative solutions to pain points faced here in the UAE – we cannot wait to see what they all do, stay tuned for the next one!