Thanks to everyone who made this event a success! Here is a list of the winning teams and their prizes:
First Winner: Kidz Weekend
A web and mobile app for parents to reward their kids on the weekends for accomplishing assigned tasks during the week. The kids collect stars that can be redeemed as rewards promised by the parents.
Team: Firas Khalifeh, Fatima Amin, Alvaro Murtado, Hiba Daaboul, Franie Maquinay, Yazan Al Alami, Bushra Ezzeddine, & Manal Rayess.
Prizes: 1 Wamda card, TBWA/RAAD marketing package at a value of AED 150k, Trade License at a value of AED 20K & 3 hours mentorship by VirtuGroup, 1 Cisco RV180 Router, 3 Cisco leadership folders, and 3 tablets by Souq.com.
Second Winner: Coco Event
CoCo Events empowers conference delegates to efficiently find the people who matter to them at the event – similar to the online dating concept but for conferences.
Team: Mori Mansouripour, Emad Khan, Zaheer Baloch, Trevin Stratton, Amir Jelodari, & Geoffrey Roe.
Prizes: 1 Wamda card, TBWA/RAAD marketing package at a value of AED 150k, 1 Cisco Smart Switch, 1 tablet by Souq.com, and 2 Cisco leadership folders, and financial mentorship package by Eureeca Capital.
Third Winner & Popular Vote Winner: Rent a Local
A platform to connect worldwide travelers with locals through the world, offering them an authentic travel experience.
Team: Chames eddine larbi, Zahed Mirza, Alex Bohannon, Sarah AlHazmi , & John Power
Prizes: Social Media Kick Starter campaign by Ayman Itani, Windows Lumia 820 phone by Microsoft, invitation Oasis 500 Bootcamp free of charge + 3 hours mentorship package, 1 Cisco leadership folder, and 6 tablets by Souq.com.
Emirati Team with Best Social Impact Idea: GaraJack
An application that helps motorists find the right garage according to their needs and find reviews done by peers and fellow motorist.
Team: Mohamed Najib Mouline, Ziyad Abbassy, Anil Kumar Krishnashetty , Atif Albraiki, & Hamed Saleh.
Prizes: Khalifa Fund 3 weeks training, & the possibility of funding if they meet all criteria, Windows Lumia 820 phone by Microsoft, & two 1-hour mentorship sessions per month by Google.
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