Join our Startup Pitch Competition and showcase your most innovative solutions! The competition will focus on four tracks: tech track, tourism track, creative and media track, and women founder track. If your startup fits into any of the tracks, you will get the opportunity to pitch to a panel of judges for a chance to win a cash pool prize of 80,000 AED, along with exciting benefits startup!


Join our 3-day hackathon and learn how to innovate and rapidly build new solutions to real-world problems for a chance to be one of three lucky winners of a cash pool prize of 15,000 AED!

The Barista competition

Indulge in your coffee obsession and join the SEF barista competition for a caffeine-fueled contest where participate compete to make the best cup of coffee! The ever-popular competition gives you the chance to test yourself against other baristas to see who can produce the most remarkable coffee.

CODE NOVA by iCodeJr

Put your coding skills to the test and compete in the CodeNova coding competition where participants battle it out for the coveted title of ‘UAE’s best coders’ and the chance to win a cash pool prize of 3000 AED! Taking place on December 18th from 12 – 4pm, the CodeNova contest invites you to gain a hands-on coding experience whilst testing yourself against other coders from across the UAE.