National Programs

Global Entrepreneurship Week 

2020 opening ceremony held in cooperation with the United Nations Egypt, Essam Youssef, Presenter of "Al-Abaqera" Program & Dr. Nezar Sami, Entrepreneurship Expert launched the “17 goals program” (SDGs) in Egypt.

Dr. Nabil Shalaby, Founder of Arab Entrepreneurs House, presented the sixth edition of the entrepreneurship ecosystem map in Egypt. Dr. Ghada Ali, Member of the Egyptian Parliament and Ms. Sandra Farid, Adviser to the Minister of Tourism attended. 

Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit

Attendees included Dr. Nevine Gamea, Minister of Trade and Industry, Louis Dumas, Ambassador of Canada, Christian Berger, EU Ambassador to Egypt, Peter Van Rooij, Deputy Regional Director Africa, International Labour Organization  

Entrepreneurship World Cup Egypt 

Global Finalists from Egypt, Mahmoud Abdelaziz, Founder of DevisionX and Saif Ahmed, Founder of widebot, joined GEN Starters Club 2020.


NAWAH, the Egyptian Innovation Award for Social Entrepreneurship, offers an annual opportunity for entrepreneurs to compete in a country-wide challenge, to show-case their business idea and projects.

Everybody Can

The "Everybody Can" competition is organized by GEN Egypt in collaboration with the US Embassy in Cairo and sponsored by GLC with a chance of winning financial prizes up to 100,000 Egyptian pounds. The competition aims to provide equal opportunities for everyone who takes part.