in5/DDFC Membership is a platform that gives designers, entrepreneurs and professionals of all design, tech and media disciplines and career levels access to a comprehensive suite of benefits for promotion, talent development, business support in addition to workspace, facilities and equipment.

Workshops & Talks

Business Support

Showcasing & Competitions

Workspace, Facilities & Equipment

Mentorship

Networking & Social Events

Student
You’re a current university student enrolled in a design, tech, or media-related programme.
AED
400
Annually

Apply

Emerging
Designer
You are a recent design graduate or professional with up to five years of work experience.
AED
800
Annually

Apply

Established
Designer
You have over five years of professional experience and a deep knowledge of your craft.
AED
1500
Annually

Apply

Entrepreneur &
Industry Professional
You are an entrepreneur or a professional in the design, tech and media industry.
AED
1000
Annually

Apply

Entrepreneurs and startups can also be a part of the incubation process that enables creative minds and ideas with access to creative spaces, specialised facilities, dedicated workspaces & private offices, as well as access to Entrepreneurs and industry professional membership benefits.

Co-working Desks
Trade Licence: AED 1,000 annually
Co-working Desks: AED 1,000 monthly
Visas (up to 4):* AED 1,500 per person
 *Additional Visa will be provided subject to T&C
Access To:
Set-up framework (trade license, visas and office space)
Mentorship
Workshops & Talks
Networking
Investors
Executive Offices
Trade Licence: AED 1,000 annually
Executive Office: AED 2,500 monthly
Visas (up to 4):* AED 1,500 per person
 *Additional Visa will be provided subject to T&C
Access To:
Set-up framework (trade license, visas and office space)
Mentorship
Workshops & Talks
Networking
Investors

Our 3 Innovation Centers

An ecosystem specially designed to get great ideas off the ground.

Highlights

Latest in5 news updates.
  • MARCH 19, 2018
    Shoutout to AtCash!

    Arushi Sood Joshi, CEO and Founder of AtCash – our in5-based start-up – was featured in Khaleej Times for driving efficiency and effectiveness in financial services.

  • FEBRUARY 9, 2018
    Kudos to the Guiddoo Team

    Guiddoo, our in5-based start-up, was recognised as The Best Travel Experience Provider for the Indian Traveller in the Excellence in Outbound Tour Operations category at the SATTE Awards. 

  • JANUARY 25, 2018
    eZhire kicks off the new year with new investments

    eZhire, the car rental start-up has successfully raised seed funding in a round led by Jabbar Internet Group. The start-up has ambitious plans to utilise the funds for marketing, expansion to other UAE cities, and to upgrade their IT infrastructure.

#EnablingInnovation

Check the latest Social Media posts about in5.
لقد سعدنا بالشراكة الاستراتيجية مع مؤتمر "ستيب" 2020، الذي أتاح للمبتكرين ورواد الأعمال والمستثمرين تبادل خبراتهم وعرض أفكارهم في مجتمعنا، مما يعزز مكانة #مدينة_دبي_للإنترنت في كونها مركز التكنولوجيا الأكبر في المنطقة. https://t.co/zlB8LmbkOh
We were delighted to partner with @stepconference 2020, where we welcomed tech entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and investors to our community to share their expertise and showcase their ideas, once again cementing #DubaiInternetCity as a the region’s largest tech hub https://t.co/AOEePyBTWR
Brilliant ideas sparked at the ‘Floating Pitch’ competition while in5 #tech #startups showcased their cutting-edge innovations and networked with tech enthusiasts & investors.
Stay tuned as we announce the winners of the ‘Floating Pitch’ competition tomorrow! @stepconference https://t.co/8tTI3pYv5T
استقطبت المسابقة التي أطلقتها #مدينة_دبي_للإنترنت وحاضنة الأعمال in5 العديد من الأفكار المبتكرة خلال مؤتمر "ستيب" بينما عرضت الشركات الناشئة في in5 ابتكاراتها التكنولوجية وتواصلت مع المتخصصين والمستثمرين والمهتمين. ترقبوا تغطيتنا حيث سنعلن عن الفائزين في المسابقة غداً. https://t.co/J5Dxz2aspf
.@stepconference, the region's leading tech festival held in partnership with @DIC_Community concludes today. The event provided a vibrant platform for regional and international technology enthusiasts, investors, venture capitalists, startups and entrepreneurs. https://t.co/LgMSLRuMkJ
Kicking off day 2 of @stepconference in partnership with @DIC_Community. Meet our team and #tech #startups at #StepMoney. You can still catch all the latest innovations and talks by our startups today. https://t.co/sznU21lHIf
اليوم الثاني من فعالية ستيب مستمر بالشراكة مع #مدينة_دبي_للإنترنت، يمكنم التواصل مع فريقنا وعدد من شركاتنا الناشئة في منصة Step Money ... لا تفوتوا فرصة متابعة أحدث الابتكارات والأفكار المطروحة اليوم. https://t.co/YaOPVB5CW4
IEMS Academy and Munfarid to develop AR/VR-based Training Programmes for Digital Generation https://t.co/kRSm6qig5Y via @Zawya https://t.co/fKPyKPbbll
Brilliant #tech minds and entrepreneurs alike networked their way through the day. Many activities and discussions took place across all stages at @stepconference 2020! Join us tomorrow for more on the latest innovations by #startups and #entrepreneurs. https://t.co/acjPOU4rbs
اجتمع العديد من المبتكرين ورواد الأعمال اليوم في مؤتمر "ستيب" الذي يقام بالشراكة مع #مدينة_دبي_للإنترنت، للتواصل وتبادل الخبرات وحضور الجلسات الحوارية التي تضمنت العديد من المختصصين في قطاع #التكنولوجيا. https://t.co/5cdwC9eNQk
#in5 is delighted to take part in @stepconference with its future-shaping and innovative start-ups from 11th -12th of February! Join us tomorrow and catch all the talks and networking sessions with global investors and mentors.
Register by visiting https://t.co/8O9EjaG08I https://t.co/38wVboxydP
Experience the latest innovations by our tech start-ups Witsense Design, Carriyo, Nejma, @zoomvenuesofficial, @smartmentorio, @HeyDocApp, Eventstec, @SCOOT_Q, @AzaadHealthCo and @Qafilaglobal at @stepconference from 11th - 12th of February! https://t.co/G9MNw0h1ZQ https://t.co/olcYxxxUge
مدينة دبي للانترنت تطلق مسابقة لاستقطاب أكثر رواد الأعمال ابتكاراً في مجالات التكنولوجيا https://t.co/mFnXZHCmb6 via @entalarabiya @DIC_community @in5dubai
Are you a #startup or an #entrepreneur with an #innovative business #idea? Share it on the 'Floating Pitch' boat at Step Conference 2020 in Dubai Internet City for a chance to win cash & access to in5 centers!

https://t.co/GhaT8NirF2

@DIC_Community ...
Just been told the deadline for this has been extended--so, startups/entrepreneurs, don't miss out on this opportunity to pitch for the @DIC_Community Floating Pitch Competition at @stepconference next week! Details in the tweet below. #startups #entrepreneurs #Dubai #UAE https://t.co/fqi2LivVUV

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