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

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

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

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

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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
Visas (4-10): AED 1,500 per person
Co-working Desks: AED 1,000 monthly
Access To:
Set-up framework (trade license, visas and office space)
Mentorship
Workshops & Talks
Networking
Investors
Executive Offices
Trade Licence: AED 1,000 annually
Visas (4-10): AED 1,500 per person
Executive Office: AED 2,500 monthly
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.
إليكم هذه المقتطفات من معرض Di-Res 2019 حيث اطلعنا على ثلاثة مشاريع قام بإعدادها أعضاء in5 والشركات الناشئة في in5 بالتعاون مع طلاب معهد DIDI وكادره التدريسي خلال أسبوع دبي للتصميم. بالإضافة إلى المحادثات وورش العمل وجلسة عرض فيلم Rethinking ...
In addition to the talks, workshops and in5 movie night, Rethinking Barbie, that took place at in5 Design.
Enjoy these snippets and stay tuned for our upcoming events. (2/2)
Throwback to the Di-Res 2019 Exhibition that took place during @dubaiDesignWeek, where we explored 3 innovative projects produced by in5 members and start-ups in collaboration with @DIDIDXB faculty and students. (1/2) https://t.co/eTB5SB9Ciu
يعمل مشروع "الهولوغرام القابل للمس" الذي قام بإعداده أعضاء هيئة تدريس وطلاب معهد DID بالتعاون مع أعضاء in5، على دمج البيئات الحسية والرقمية لخلق تجارب جديدة من التفاعل الملموس ضمن #التصميم و #الإعلام و #التكنولوجيا.
تعرفوا على المشروع في مبنى ...
‘Touchable Holograms’ is a project produced by @Dididxb faculty & students in collaboration with #in5members. It merges physical and digital environments to unlock new forms of tangible interaction within #Design, #Tech and #Media.
Check it out during @Dubaidesignweek, @d3Dubai. https://t.co/v0kHVkb7hf
Be part of the region’s most exciting film, game, video, and music festival. Get 50% off using the code: GO2ONDXB to book your Industry Arena Tickets. Offer valid within 48 hours. https://t.co/Bx4cpzcV4N @ondxbfest https://t.co/lhJeWnVptc
انضموا إلى المهرجان الأول من نوعه للأفلام والفيديو والألعاب الالكترونية والموسيقى. احصلوا على خصم 50% عند استخدام كود GO2ONDXB عند حجز تذكرة INDUSTRY ARENA، العرض ساري خلال 48 ساعة فقط. https://t.co/CYvTC6mXqB https://t.co/gHOjtUpvrx
يعمل مشروع "البيئات الحسية" الذي قام بإعداده "MTA Concepts” عضو in5، بالتعاون مع أعضاء هيئة تدريس معهد DIDI، على ربط الذكاء العاطفي الاصطناعي بالتأثيرات النفسية للألوان، حيث يتصوّر المشروع مدينة مستقبلية ترى وتشعر وتعيد تشكيل وظائفها استجابةً لمشاعر الإنسان. https://t.co/idrh9StIVZ
‘Sentient Environments’ project was produced by #in5member MTA CONCEPTS and @DIDIDXB faculty. It imagines a near-future scenario where the city becomes an emotional machine that sees, feels, and reconfigures its own function in response to human emotions. https://t.co/HqCtcRk4g0
لجميع الشركات الناشئة ورواد الأعمال، هذه هي فرصتكم للإرتقاء بمشاريعكم إلى مستويات جديدة من النجاح! أطلقت TiEDubai، بالاشتراك مع HSBC، برنامجاً لدعم وتوجيه الشركات الناشئة مع التركيز على عامل الاستدامة. سجلوا الآن في البرنامج عبر زيارة الرابط https://t.co/dSOI5DgjCy https://t.co/7daAIAYozD
To all startups, this is your chance to propel your business to a new level of success! @TiEDubai, in conjunction with @HSBC, has launched a new cohort for Mentoring Startups focused on #Sustainability. Register for the programme now by visiting ...
‘Responsive Wearables’ is a project produced by in5 member WITSENSE and @DIDIDXB faculty. It aids in personal cooling, merging new fabrication technologies with traditional handcrafted techniques. Check it out during @Dubaidesignweek at building #6, @d3Dubai. https://t.co/QNxC9A3A86
متحمسون لمعرض Di-Res 2019! زورونا في مبنى رقم 6 في #حي_دبي_للتصميم خلال #أسبوع_دبي_للتصميم، للاطلاع على المشاريع التي قام بإعدادها أعضاء in5 والشركات الناشئة في in5 و طلاب معهد DIDI وكادره التدريسي. متواجدون لغاية الساعة 10 مساءً. https://t.co/aIxv1uW5IT
We are all set for Di-Res 2019 Exhibition! Pass by building #6 at @d3Dubai during @Dubaidesignweek, and checkout the projects done by in5 members & startups as well as @DIDIDXB faculty & students. #DXBDW2019 #in5Dubai https://t.co/OWM6g0HCYa

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