Sayyid Bilarab to inaugurate Promising Omani Startups Forum

Oman Sunday 03/December/2023 21:08 PM
By: Times News Service
Sayyid Bilarab to inaugurate Promising Omani Startups Forum

Muscat: His Highness Sayyid Bilarab bin Haitham Al Said, Honorary President of Oman’s Startups Programme, will inaugurate the Promising Omani Startups Forum at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) on Monday.

Organised by the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Development Authority, the forum targets a diverse audience, including students, experts, academics, and investors.

The event is designed to foster networking, collaboration, and knowledge exchange.

This forum also aims to explore the entrepreneurial skills among Omani youths, a cornerstone initiative of the Promising Omani Startups Programme.

It will highlight strategies and contributions to the startup ecosystem, featuring thought-provoking workshops discussing crucial topics for startup growth and sustainability.

An essential component of the Forum is an exhibition showcasing established startups, providing a unique opportunity for participants to interact with successful entrepreneurs. This platform facilitates learning for emerging startups, offering insights from counterparts who have successfully navigated the complexities of technology and innovation.

The Forum will underscore the significance of technological advancements, presenting inspiring success stories in the realms of technology and innovation.

These narratives will motivate and guide aspiring entrepreneurs in navigating the evolving startup landscape.

Expecting around 50 startups, each bringing its unique vision and innovative solutions, the event will provide a fertile ground for learning and exchange.

By bringing together a diverse group of stakeholders, fostering collaboration, and celebrating innovation, this event aims to propel the growth of startups in Oman, contributing significantly to the country’s broader economic development.