Disrupt the digital marketplace with STC & InspireU

€ 2,500 & Trip to the Get in the Ring Global Conference in Singapore Deadline passed

Get in the Ring, InspireU and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) are looking for innovative solutions on the topics of Digital- payments, logistics, and commerce.


STC is working on the forefront of development when it comes to digital platform technology and invites startups and scaleups from the MENA region to support this development and work together to reach the open innovation ambitions together.

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The solutions/innovations should be related to:

Digital payments

Digital logistics

Digital Commerce


All finalists receive a a trip to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to pitch in front of a group of decision makers from STC. The 3 winners, one per solution category will win:

  • Technology assessment for potential collaboration with STC

  • EUR 2,500 cash prize

  • Exclusive coaching from InspireU mentors

  • A trip to the Global Conference of Get in the Ring in Singapore

  • Access to InspireU’s global network

  • Media coverage and publicity in the region


Your solution or your startup should be:

  • Past a working prototype

  • Realizable as a usable product or service within the next 2 years

  • Launched less than 8 years ago

  • Registered or have a subsidiary in the MENA region

  • Able to attend the final pitch event on December 20th


Nov 27th


The deadline for applications is November 27th.
Nov 29th

Selection finalists

On the 29th of November the 6 finalists will be selected.
Dec 20th

Pitch event.

The winner will be announced during the final pitch event on the 20th of December in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Deadline passed

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