Digital Showcase Startups Batch 2 - ArabNet Digital Summit 2016

ArabNet Team, May 27 2016

More startups are making their way to the ArabNet Digital Summit 2016 in Dubai next week to take advantage of the networking opportunities and meet potential mentors or partners.

For those entrepreneurs who mean business, the coveted Digital Showcase is definitely the place to be.

We’ve already introduced you to a first batch of startups supported by leaders in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, including ArabNet, BECO Capital, Middle East venture Partners (MEVP), and 9/10THS.

Here is the second batch of startups who are determined to make it to the spotlight:

This smart care community is pioneering social innovation in healthcare for the MENA. The initiative has channelized the changing trends in the healthcare sector to create an extensive healthcare ecosystem connecting patients, care-providers, and care-payers. Afya Arabia serves as a networking and p2p platform for all stakeholders to network and render healthcare services online.

Eventtusdevelops interactive apps to enhance attendees’ experience at exhibitions and conferences.Apps cover event planning, networking, and ticketing, as well as in-app matchmaking and instant updates and announcements. Moreover, post-event analytics and reports help measure engagement and ROI. The startup has catered 7,500 events, with customers including Dubai Expo 2020, Informa, DMG Events, ArabNet, Step Conference, and more.

FalconViz is leading the next evolution of the HD surveying and mapping industry using its proprietary Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or drones and software equally developed in-house. The startup helps clients manage their assets by providing timely and cost effective as-built 3D models of their construction sites, development areas, stockpiles, quarries, and more.

Filmgram is an online platform where companies and startups can commission affordable promotional videos (live action or animated explainer videos) to boost their business social media presence.

MAGNiTT helps and supports startups from concept exploration to launch and growth. The platform connects founders, mentors, and investors in the startup ecosystem to create opportunities online.

Ousta is a homegrown Uber specifically tailored to the Egyptian market. It is a reliable, safe, and convenient. Users can book their ride and track the location of their professional driver who aims never to be late. Unlike Uber, the service is not subject to price surges.

This app-within-apps lets kids use their phone only when they answer a challenging question every few minutes, in Math, Science or Language Arts. Parents pick the subject and their child’s grade level to make sure he/she is not neglecting his/her studies. The app can also run in Quiz mode to help children revise for exams.

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Thatu is an anonymous chat app that connects people anywhere in the world. Users can freely share secrets, personal views, silly jokes, etc., knowing they will disappear forever with time: no regrets, no records. Like-minded strangers can be added to “favorites” groups for private chats.

This pioneering virtual reality innovation company provides Virtual Reality Experiences, a Portal and “360VUZ” a Mobile App for 360 Live and Pre-recorded 360 exclusive video experiences. 360MEA’s vision is to be the go to platform for on demand exclusive 360 virtual immersive experiences in the Middle East. 360MEA won “best tech startup of the year” from DSO Dubai Government.

Stay tuned for updates on the progress of all startups and entrepreneurs.


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