Startup Weekend Doha 2014

startup doha
A global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures in a 3 days camp.
Qatar University, College of Business and Economics

Startup Weekend is a 3 day event, which focuses on building a web or mobile application, which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The event aims to build an innovative community, start digital companies, and create a culture of no talk, all action. The event will encompass various activities happening before, during and after the weekend, including:

  • Awareness sessions before the event.
  • Registration and  business idea selection.
  • Teams demo their prototypes, listen to judges’ feedback and win awards.
  • Expert advice and exciting workshops to equip and prepare applicants before and during the weekend. 
  • Networking and engaging to a real life starting up businesses.


Startup Weekends are hands-on experiences where entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs can find out if startup ideas are viable. They are specifically designed for entrepreneurs interested in receiving feedback on an idea, looking for a co-founder, or to test the entrepreneurial waters. Startup Weekends are risk-free environments where everyone is expected to roll up their sleeves and dive into the exhilarating world of startups. 


To take part in the event, please visit this link.