Middle East

Sohar is a city in sultanate of Oman has a unique location for a Startup Grind chapter, as it has direct road access to cities such as Dubai, Sharjah, and Al Ain. This gives local startups the opportunity to connect with the largest startup ecosystem in the region and the world.

By building a Startup Grind community in Sohar, we can help to support the growth and development of the city's startup scene. We offer a variety of resources, educational events, and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs.

If you are an entrepreneur or innovator in Sohar, Oman or UAE we encourage you to join our community. Together, we can build a thriving startup ecosystem in Sohar.

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Maktoum Almaqbali

Chapter Director

Mohammed Al Maqbali

Chapter co-director

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About Startup Grind

This is Startup Grind. We are the world’s largest startup community.

Our Mission

To give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Our Values

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving first, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.

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Past events

In-Person Event

From Sohar to the Space!

In-Person Conference

Global Conference 2024

In-Person Event (Free)

Empowering North Al Batinah's Startups: Navigating Challenges and Seizing Opportunities.

In-Person Event

Empowering North Al Batinah's Startups: Navigating Challenges and Seizing Opportunities

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