The 12th intake for ShamalStart Acceleration Program (wave 12) was launched on October 31, 2019. The selection process was as follows: Received Basic Applications 289 Interviewed Applicants 63 Boot Camp attendance 16 Submitted Advanced Application 13 Pitching teams 12
The pitching day was held remotely using Zoom application on 30 April 2020, the esteemed jury consists of: Mrs. Luma Fawaz, Oasis500 CEO. Mr. Tamer Salah, Beyond Capital Managing Director. Mr. Hamzeh Abd al Hadi: HIKMA Ventures, Senior Associate. Mr. Musa Abu Khalaf: Manufacturing and technical expert.
12 startups have pitched their ideas to the esteemed jury members.The Top 6 startups were selected to join the acceleration program.