N15 Partners is hosting a ‘Competition Event’ as part of the ‘Eco Bridge Program’ with the UAE Embassy in Seoul to source adequate Korean Startups trying to expand their business towards the global market, targeting the United Arab Emirates. 

Eco-Bridge Program

Eco-Bridge Program is a Global Accelerating Program hosted by N15 Partners, focusing on finding start-ups looking for business opportunities in the Emirates, the business mecca for MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region, and assisting their global market expansion with regional partners with expertise, assisting soft landing at the foreign market. 

Startups have to undergo two revision rounds to participate in the competition event. For the first round, startups must submit their documents and pitch decks. After passing the first round, ten selected startups will be invited for an additional face-to-face interview. The seven final startups will have an opportunity to conduct IR pitching and share their detailed business expansion plans with high-ranking government diplomats of the United Arab Emirates, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates H.E. Abdulla Saif Al Nuaimi and Economic Secretary of the embassy, Saleh Al Shariqi, local government entity representatives and Korean venture capitalists specialized in global expansion investments. Also, there will be a networking event for the participants, in which they can discuss global business.

N15 Partners

N15 Partners is an accelerator certified by the Ministry of SMEs and Startups, founded in 2015. They specialize in boosting early-stage startups, Accelerating and creating synergy between conglomerates and startups, finding solutions for conglomerates with their creativeness, Open-Innovation, and helping every entrepreneur fulfill their dreams of creating a better world. 

N15 Partners have hosted ‘Startup Autobahn’ with Mercedes-Benz AG, providing 15 domestic startups a platform to cooperate with innovative solutions through PoC partnering with conglomerates, including SK Telecom, Hanwha Systems, and LG Electronics. As well as helped Korean Startups to expand their business to Singapore through KISEAD (Korea Institute of Startup & Entrepreneurship Development)’s 2022 Global Accelerating Program (Global Market Expansion Program 2022). Also, they have hosted Peru ODA Innovative Entrepreneurship Program, helping Peruvian startups to expand and settle in Korea.