Welcome to Dakhla, the beating heart of southern Morocco's thriving entrepreneurship and startup ecosystem. Nestled along the picturesque coastline, between desert and sea, our city exudes a unique blend of coastal charm and boundless entrepreneurial spirit, making it a hotbed for innovation and growth.

In Dakhla, we embrace the adventurous souls who dare to dream and are driven to make a difference. Our city is home to a diverse community of forward-thinking individuals, innovative startups, and supportive institutions that form the pillars of our vibrant ecosystem. From technology trailblazers to sustainability champions, we celebrate the wide spectrum of ideas and ventures that fuel our entrepreneurial landscape.

What sets Dakhla apart is its unwavering commitment to sustainability and social impact. We take pride in preserving our natural surroundings while nurturing an environment where innovation thrives. As the gateway to Africa, Dakhla offers limitless opportunities for those seeking to create positive change and disrupt industries for the better.

At the heart of Dakhla's entrepreneurial community, Startup Grind Dakhla aims to serve as the catalyst for connection, inspiration, and empowerment. Through our regular events hosted in this dynamic city, we bring together visionaries, industry experts, and aspiring entrepreneurs to collaborate, share insights, and create lasting connections. Whether you're an established entrepreneur, a budding innovator, or an investor with an eye for potential, Startup Grind Dakhla welcomes you with open arms.

Join us on this exciting journey where ideas are transformed into impactful ventures, where collaboration drives innovation, and where the spirit of entrepreneurship thrives. At Startup Grind Dakhla, we celebrate the power of dreams turning into reality and the potential of turning challenges into opportunities. Together, we'll forge a brighter future, foster sustainable growth, and make a positive impact on our society and the world.

Come be a part of our transformative community where inspiration knows no bounds, networking knows no borders, and entrepreneurship knows no limits. Join Startup Grind Dakhla and embark on a transformative journey where innovation knows no bounds, connections flourish, and the spirit of entrepreneurship is elevated.

Dr. Houssine SOUSSI, Startupgrind Dakhla Chapter's Director

Upcoming events

Oct 5, 2023

In-Person Event (Free)

Dakhla's Tourism Startup Odyssey!

Join us for a captivating exploration of innovation and entrepreneurship in the realm of tourism as we embark on "Dakhla's Tourism Startup Odyssey." This exceptional panel discussion is designed to inspire, educate, and connect individuals passionate about fostering sustainable tourism and propelling Dakhla into a world-class destination.

Past events

Virtual Event (Free)

Startup Office Hours w/ Ryan Smith (Qualtrics/Utah Jazz) + Derek Andersen (SG)


Houssine Soussi

Chapter Director

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