Business & technology ecosystem networking visits

Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP) https://qstp.org.qa

Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), part of Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation (QF RDI), is a Free Zone and Qatar’s premier hub for applied research, technology innovation, incubation, and entrepreneurship. QSTP fosters a vibrant ecosystem that facilitates the development of new high-tech products and services, supports the commercialization of market-ready technologies, and offers state-of-the-art offices and facilities specifically designed for tech-based companies.

Located in Qatar Foundation’s Education City, QSTP has access to a cluster of leading universities and research centers. Members of QSTP’s Free Zone – including international corporations, SMEs, and research institutions – are collectively committed to investing in new technology development programs, creating intellectual property, enhancing technology management skills, and developing innovative new products. Operating across four overarching themes – Energy, Environment, Health Sciences, and Information & Communication Technologies – QSTP’s programs and services are designed to support Qatar’s drive toward sustainable economic development and diversification.

Detailed Programme

Technical Visit: Qatar Science and Technology Park – QSTP
“Pick-up time: 09:15*. Pick-up location: ST. Regis Lobby
*(Buses departs: 09:30)”
“Aladdin Husseini Hall, Rm 211, Innovation Center, Level 2
Opening Remarks: Yosouf Saleh, QSTP Executive Director
QSTP Presentation: Hayfa Ahmed, QSTP Innovation Director”
“Group 1: Visit QSTP Tenant 1 (ExxonMobil Research Center Qatar)
Group 2: Visit QSTP Tenant 1 (Qatar Shell Research & Technology Centre) (no switching)”
Visit QSTP Incubation Center (All)
Tour ending time: 12:30 (return at St Regis)

Qatar Business Incubation Centre (QBIC) http://www.qbic.qa

QBIC is a unique mixed-use business incubation center providing support services to help entrepreneurs and companies who either have an idea to start a business or want to grow an existing business. QBIC is one of the largest mixed-use business incubator in the MENA region. Whether you’re starting with just an idea or looking for ways to grow, we are committed to your long-term success and offer a wide range of solutions and resources to help you start and grow an innovative, viable business in Qatar. Your success is our success.

QBIC is founded by two of the leading entrepreneurship institutes in Qatar, Qatar Development Bank and Nama. QBIC is proud of the high-level and promising projects we support as part of our wider ambition to play an active role in Qatar’s journey towards a knowledge-based economy. I urge all budding entrepreneurs to pursue what they love with passion, turn challenges into opportunities, and ultimately drive economic diversification for the future.

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