Tech For Good


In line with the Year of Tolerance and reflecting on the UAE’s founding principles of promoting co-existence of cultures and communities. This competition is calling out for application that reflect solutions towards building cohesive workplace for passionate people to unlock opportunities, bounce ideas with peers, advisors, experts and find potential customers or collaborators next door.


How to apply

Applicants should submit their applications to

Please follow the instructions below when applying:



1st Prize

2nd Prize

3rd Prize


30 Sept 2019   | Submission Closing

02 Oct 2019    | Shortlisting of Finalists

09 Oct 2019       | Finalist Pitch Session and Winner Announcements


Top 10 finalists will be selected to pitch their proposals at Gitex Future Stars on October 8.

Finalists will be provided a 5-minute time slot to pitch to a judging panel and audience.

Announcement of the three winners will be made on the same day.


Only the appointed judging committee and the in5 team will have an access to the applications.

Challenge Pitch Venue

GITEX Future Stars is the biggest startup event of the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia where 750 startups from 75 countries have an opportunity to rub shoulders with 400 Investors and Industry Experts. It is part of Gitex Technology Week.

Challenge Organizer

in5 is an enabling platform for entrepreneurs and startups, fostering innovation and helping new ideas reach the marketplace. Launched by TECOM Group, in5 offers entrepreneurs a robust business set-up framework, training and mentorship, networking, investment opportunities, and cutting-edge prototyping labs, studios and creative work spaces.

in5’s three specialized innovation centers, tailored to Tech, Design and Media, provide aspiring students, entrepreneurs and startups with access to a community of creative minds, facilitating the constant exchange of knowledge and exposing members to best practices and latest thinking in running successful businesses.