Be part of District 2020’s innovation ecosystem through Scale2Dubai. Here, District 2020’s physical and digital infrastructure will allow you to ideate and innovate within smart industries while supporting cross-industry collaboration with government, Fortune 500 companies, accelerators, incubators, and research entities.APPLY NOW
Work in flexible commercial offices and co-working spaces that encourage collaboration between like-minded innovators, and facilitates knowledge exchange and research and development.
Your business will have access to everything it needs to thrive, including deal flow, funding, talent, banking services, IT infrastructure, and more.APPLY NOW
District 2020 will provide a human-centric environment to ensure those who live and work here benefit from an advanced, tech-enabled space integrated with wellness amenities and hospitality and entertainment venues.APPLY NOW
Scale2Dubai is an ambitious and inclusive programme accepting hundreds of regional and global applicants.
If you are a small business or start-up looking to scale your business in Dubai and the MEASA region, register your interest today. Priority will be given to businesses that align with District 2020’s key sectors and technologies.
If you’re an Accelerator, Incubator, Chamber of Commerce or SME Authority, you can support your network of startups and small businesses in scaling and going global. Contact us for partnership opportunities.
Artificial intelligence (AI)
Internet of things (IoT)
Any other advanced technologies
Expressions of interest to the Scale2Dubai programme open.
Scale2Dubai submissions of applications open
Expo 2020 Dubai begins
Shortlisting of applications concluded
Evaluation by Judging Panel takes place
The six-month long Expo 2020 draws to a close and Scale2Dubai finalists are announced at the event
First cohort of Scale2Dubai is onboarded and sets-up at District 2020
Scale2Dubai welcome its second cohort
3rd cycle opens soon after
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