Egypt Internet of Things (IoT) League is a nationwide acceleration program for startups to be, that have innovative ideas in the area of Internet of Things (IoT) and related fields: Connected/Smart Solutions (Smart Home, Smart City, Smart Energy, Connected Cars, Wearables, Industry 4.0,…).
Egypt IoT League is co-organized by Intel Corporation and the Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC) in partnership with other corporate, academic, and government partners/sponsors.
The program unites the resources and experience of the organizers and their respective partners to avail all the required materials, mentors and expertise to the participating projects.
Egypt IoT League is accepting senior university students, graduates of related schools and young entrepreneurs.
The top 5 innovative IoT ideas/projects from across Egypt will be selected for acceleration & financial awards to support them in developing their products and services.
Selected potential startups will receive support in the form of mentoring, access to business/technological resources of organizers, go-to-market programs and potential investments.
Participation is completely FREE.
- Senior university students (3rd and 4th year students).
- Graduates of related schools.
- Young entrepreneurs representing ideas/projects in IoT & related fields.
- Projects may be submitted either individually or in teams (up to 5 members per team). Teams may be accompanied by mentors.
- Access to the resources, innovation, technology and business know-how.
- Support from the mentors network and ecosystem of the organizers.
- Networking with top-notch investors in Egypt.
- All for free!
The IoT is the next evolution of the Internet and will dramatically change existing industries. This is why corporates like Intel and big technology providers put significant efforts into developing solutions for their customers.
We believe that the time is ripe, with the first IoT frameworks defined, for the industry to embrace open innovation to accelerate the transformations that these technologies will bring and how it will impact ICT industry in Egypt and the world; which achieves TIEC’s mission to stimulate a national innovation-based economy through strategizing, facilitating, and promoting innovation, entrepreneurship, and the creation of intellectual property in ICT and its applications.
Only the jury, mentors and program organizers will have access to the data of participants. The data will be strongly protected from any unauthorized access.
Submitted data will be distributed within organizers internal units and affiliates.
The participants declare that they have the absolute ownership of the submitted information for the Egypt IoT League and it is not subject to the conflict concerning intellectual and/or industrial property rights (trademarks, patents, copyrights, etc.).
|From||To||Activity 1||Activity 2|
|11-July-2016||13-July-2016||IoT Ideation Camp @ Behna||IoT Ideation Camp @ Ain Shams|
|18-July-2016||20-July-2016||IoT Ideation Camp @ Minya||IoT Ideation Camp @ Assiut|
|21-July-2016||23-July-2016||IoT Hackathon @ TIEC|
|28-July-2016||30-July-2016||IoT Hackathon @ Assiut|
|08-August-2016||10-August-2016||IoT Ideation Camp @ Mansoura||IoT Ideation Camp @ Alexandria|
|18-August-2016||20-August-2016||IoT Hackathon @ Alexandria|
|1st week of September 2016||Egypt IoT League Closed Camp|
Intel Edison (with Arduino & mini breakout boards):
Grove IoT Starter Kit for Intel Edison & Intel Galileo Gen 2: more
Grove Indoor Environment Kit for Intel Edison: more
Xadow Wearable Kit For Intel Edison: more
Genuino 101: more
Intel Galileo Gen 2: more
Machinery access: 3D printer, laser cutter, …