About this event

Misk Entrepreneurship is thrilled to invite you to attend the Misk Entrepreneurship Event, a full day event with three main segments: the EWC Global Finals, the Launchpad Exhibition, and the Misk Accelerator Demo Day. All under one night bringing together the brightest entrepreneurs from around the world.



The Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC)

Is one of the world’s largest and most diverse pitch competitions and support program for the next generation of entrepreneurs. Since launching in 2019, EWC has supported more than 300,000 participants from 200 countries/ awarded $2 million in cash prizes and provided in-kind support and services valued at $150 million.  


EWC Global Finals

During the EWC Global Finals, the top 25 global EWC contestants get the chance to compete and pitch in front of global judges for the grand prize of $1M. The Top 10 Finalists who makes it to the final round will be competing for the grand prize: 

  • $500,000 prize for first place 
  • $250,000 for second place  
  • $100,000 for third place. 
  • $100,000 will also be awarded to the top-scoring startups in the idea stage and social enterprise categories. 

Main Partners         


Strategic Partner       





Misk Accelerator – Powered by Plug and Play

Is a seed-stage accelerator for tech startups offering an intensive 12-weeks program of training and coaching aimed to accelerate promising local and regional startups’ growth and scale in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  


Misk Accelerator Demo Day  

Is a chance for the graduating startups of the Misk Accelerator to pitch in front of an audience of investors and ecosystem players. For its first cohort, the Demo Day features 20 startups from across the MENA region representing a range of sectors from biotech, to fintech and ecommerce and more. 




Misk Launchpad –Powered by RiseUp

Pre-seed accelerator for individuals with innovative ideas offering an extensive 12-week curriculum focused program helping entrepreneurs to transform their ideas to minimum viable product (MVP) and prepare them to raise seed funding.


Misk Launchpad Exhibition  

An event showcasing 25 of the best MVPs of entrepreneurs graduating from Misk Launchpad in a chance to pitch in front of ecosystem players in a friendly hip environment to gain exposure. 





Main Partner:

NTDP is a national program that contributes to developing the technology ecosystem in the Kingdom and increasing its effectiveness by driving sustainable growth using different interventions and support mechanisms complementing efforts made by others stakeholders. The program also plays an essential role in enhancing all enablers that influence the technology market growth, aiming to make the Kingdom a global hub for technology by 2030.



For any questions regarding the Misk Entrepreneurship Event, email us at:

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