KFUPM Business School FinTech Challenge

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King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

Building24

Dhahran, Eastern Province 31261

Saudi Arabia

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Sales Have Ended

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Thank you very much for your interest in the KBS Fintech Business Challenge 2019. Unfortunately, all the tickets have been sold. If you are interested in future events. Please send an email to info@kbsfintechhackathon.org.
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This is a business competition, no coding needed


Come up with an idea, put a business plan, design an interface (non-technical), and present (individually or as a group).


You can choose to compete in any one of the two challenge tracks:
1. Smart Transactions Challenge
2. Retail Banking Challenge


  • You can sign up as an individual or as a team of max 3 (if you are signing up as a team, please make sure you provide all the names of the 2-3 individuals - please select the number of team members by registering the number of tickets i.e. if 2 team members, 2 tickets in ONE challenge track)

  • Open to all male individuals over the age of 18

  • Whether you come with a fully developed idea or a mere concept, you’re welcome to participate

  • Mentors will be available onsite to help you complete and improve upon your idea

  • You’ll be given your own workspace and you can work on your own time

  • Certificates will be given to all participants

  • Total of 11 prizes totaling more than SAR 115K plus incubation opportunities at KFUPM EI ( https://ei.kfupm.edu.sa/ )

  • Free refreshments will be available during the 3 days competition (coffee, drinks, pizza)

  • Award ceremony and dinner will be held at Le Meridien hotel on Saturday evening (6 April )


Terms & Conditions (Please read carefully):

Please be advised that registration does not guarantee a place in the competition. Registered Teams will be screened based on the brief description of the idea provided in this registration/application form. Teams that are selected to participate will be sent emails from the organiser on/before the 31st of March. Teams must acknowledge and confirm the email and their participation thereafter. Teams that fail to reply by the midnight of the 1st of April will be considered uninterested and another team shall be given their place.

Only the selected teams are allowed to enter the competition venue. The confirmation emails of the selected teams will provide a pass for the team to enter into the campus and will be verfied by the organisers on the event day.

Teams are advised to visit the competition website to study the details and the additional terms prior to signing up here.

For more information about the event & details regarding the challenge tracks please visit:
https://kbsfintechhackathon.org

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King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

Building24

Dhahran, Eastern Province 31261

Saudi Arabia

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