Sponix is among the last 10 startups invited to program. Every nine months, QST runs an accelerator program in Qatar. They travel the world to find and engage with startups that use cutting edge technology to reshape the industry of sports. For this year, they studied about 1400 startups worldwide. After this intensive recruitment period, they invite the top 20 startups to Doha for the Selection Days event on December 1 & 2.
In the Selection Day, QST lays the fundament for collaboration between the startups and its corporate partners for the duration of the Accelerator program. During the event decision-makers from leading local and, global organizations inquire which startups can help them obtain their strategic objectives, which results in selecting ten startups. Sponix is selected for the program this year.
The selected startups are invited to participate in the mentor-driven accelerator in Aspire Zone, the beating heart of sports in Qatar. The program starts on January 12, 2020.
Qatar SportsTech is initiated by Qatar Development Bank, powered by Startupbootcamp and supported by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, Qatar Financial Centre, Aspire Zone Foundation, BeIN Sports and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Startups participating in the accelerator program thus have the support of the entire sports- and entrepreneurial ecosystem in Qatar.