Pitch Bootcamp in Erbil!

On July 7th - 8th we hosted the first Pitch Bootcamp event in Iraq, Erbil. It was a fantastic two days of networking, pitching and judging!

Participating companies included: NRC, Hawkary Group, Yalla, YouGov, Zain, ReCoded, Tera Target, University of Hawler - Kurdistan, American University of Iraq - Sulaimani, MSELECT, Hawa Jobs, GEG Constructions, Galagtic, IT Training House, D.F.A.D, DWI Erbil, Deloitte, Life Support Team, and Suncode.

Blow are images from the event.

First day of Pitch Bootcamp Erbil

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Students working on marshmallow challenge

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Second day of Pitch Bootcamp

Ice breaker with companies

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Students enter the pitching room

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And that is a wrap!

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A special thank you to our main sponsors Zain Iraq. Also to our supporting partners at Wamda, Mselect, Yalla, and Techhub.


AUTHOR

Lara Saeed is a graduate of the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani. She holds a BA degree in English Literature. During her four years in university, she was a staff writer for AUIS Voice, the first independent on campus newsletter in Iraq. When she is not busy reading, writing, or editing Lara likes to… read.