Current Startup Opportunities
Upgrade is an initiative that aims at capitalizing on the hidden potentials and opportunities presented by ICT graduation projects. The vision is to help convert 1% of ICT graduation projects to successful ICT startups.
The upgrade is a multi-partner initiative. Partners are:
- The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation
- The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Information Technology
- The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Youth
- Oman Technology Fund
- Authority for SME Development
TRC leads and manages the program. Omantel provides seed funding and program financing. SAS ITA provides incubation services while Riyada provides business consultation, networking, and mentoring opportunities. OTF covers the international internship and access to investment. NYC provides professional and leadership development to winning teams.