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iHub By Editor / September 2, 2012

2012 GIST Tech-I Competition

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Do you need funding for your new business? International non-profit CRDF Global is sponsoring the GIST Tech-I Competition for entrepreneurs in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Turkey. Semifinalists will receive business coaching and a presentation opportunity in Dubai during the Global Entrepreneurship Summit. Winners will receive significant funding and training in Silicon Valley, USA. 

Global Innovation Through Science and Technology, (GIST) is a Go-to-Market competition designed to promote creativity among entrepreneurs in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Turkey.

We are seeking more applicants from Africa. Semifinalists will receive business coaching and a presentation opportunity in Dubai during the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, and winners will receivesignificant funding and training in Silicon Valley, USA. Miriam Kochman, Global Innovation through Science and Technology, CRDF Global

Applications are accepted online at http://gist.crdfglobal.org/gist-programs/gist-tech-i-competition

DEADLINE: September 24, 2012

Facebook Page for GIST (Global Innovation through Science and Technology):http://www.facebook.com/GISTinitiative

Online webinar to help explain the competition details to applicants:.

Webinar Registration: http://gist.crdfglobal.org/about-gist/events/2012/08/21/gist-tech-i-webinar-2

Webinar Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2012  (See website for local times for each country)

YouTube Video of GIST: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CkMOizA-HLc&feature=relmfu

GIST and CRDF Global are diplomatic initiatives funded by the United States Department of State.

 

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