Startup Grind Pitching Session: Womentum by womena® (By Applications Only)

Ahli Bank, New Abdali - Suliman Al Nabulsi St. Amman, 11190 - View Map
Mon, Mar 2, 3:00 PM (EET)

About this event

womena® is a multi-dimensional media company that accelerates equality through creative content and entrepreneurial experiences. womena® produces creative content focused on female founders, creatives, and changemakers. womena® flagship accelerator program, Womentum, is an experience-based early-stage accelerator for female-led tech startups in the Middle East and aims to increase the pipeline of women entrepreneurs in the regional ecosystem. The accelerator is documented through our media platform and produced into a docu-series called Womentum. womena® Bossladies Network has the largest number of female entrepreneurs and investors in the Middle East. All of these elements come together to make womena the leading ecosystem enabler for diversity and inclusion in MENA. Founded in 2014, womena® has built an award-winning angel investment group that facilitated over 3 million AED in funding into 10 companies. The goal of womena® is more women in business, more women investors, and a more inclusive, diverse, and consequently booming ecosystem.


A gender-diverse team with at least one female co-founder (who owns equity in the business)

Developing an innovative and scalable tech-enabled product

Has proof of concept and an existing prototype

Based in or operating in the Middle East market

Has demonstrated a commitment to building a successful company by having at least one team member 100% focused on building your business from July to October

Willing to be featured on media and appear on camera throughout the program

It is a unique chance to:

- Pitch your startup to WOMENA.

- Receive constructive feedback.

- Join womena Bossladies Network

Presentation duration: 5 minutes for a presentation + 10 minutes of Q&A.


Filling out this application does not guarantee your attendance.

The deadline is March 1st.


  • Habiba Helmy

    Habiba Helmy


    Managing Director

    Habiba Helmy is currently heading Womentum, the MENA region’s first acceleration program focused on women-led tech startups. Prior to that, Habiba headed the non-financial arm of EGBANKS’s youth banking platform, MINT, as the Hub Director.

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  • When

    Monday, Mar 2
    3:00 PM - 6:00 PM (EET)


    Ahli Bank, New Abdali
    Suliman Al Nabulsi St. Amman11190

    Brought to you by

    • Mo Salah

      Mo Salah

      Startup Grind

      Country Manager

      See Bio
    • Moh'd Nour Shahen

      Moh'd Nour Shahen

      Startup Grind

      Head of Production

    • Dina Al Nabilsi

      Dina Al Nabilsi

      Startup Grind

      Chapter Co-Director Head of Communications