GrEEK Community Newsletter 🍂 October 2021
By: Nora Kamal (The GrEEK Campus)
On: 06 Oct 2021 12:10 PM
Discover the latest happenings on campus this month.
We’re back to fill you in on the latest news, services and happenings programmed for the month of October.
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Fresh fin-techs on campus! Meet our newest community member - Zbooni - 👏 a simple message-based commerce system that facilitates order creation and payment via social messaging apps. Zbooni just closed its Series A round with a total of $9.5 million investment from regional and international investors. Keep an eye out for this social commerce gem!
Join us in welcoming MoneyFellows, the collaborative mobile-based platform that digitized the process of money circles (a.k.a gam’eya), to our Downtown campus! Established in 2018, the Flat6Labs graduate now has 1.5 million users and $11 million in capital raised toward developing new financial solutions and regional expansion.
Say hello to Wamda! 👋 Wamda is a leading knowledge platform with features, opinions and podcasts focused on MENA-based technology startups and programs aimed towards accelerating entrepreneurship ecosystems throughout the region.
Developed by leading marketers and corporate mentors, BznsPlan Accelerator is a simple step-by-step program that takes you from the idea stage to the formulation of a viable business plan in just 4 sessions. All GrEEK members are eligible for 30% off course fees (3,000 EGP instead of 4,400 EGP). To secure a spot in the program, apply before 12 October!
Hit record at The GrEEK Studio! Designed for optimum acoustic performance, the GrEEK Studio is our very own specialized photography, video and audio recording and production facility catering to artists and creatives in our community, whether hobbyists or pros.
Al-Hadra, Al-Mawlawiyah Group and Amer Eltony, among others, will take the stage on Friday, 16 October for a spiritual performance of soft melodic songs and mesmerizing swirling dervish rotations in celebration of Al-Mawlid Al-Nabawi.
So what will it be? Boxing, circuit training, yoga? Choose between an energetic selection of 10 group studio classes led by IASST certified instructors at #TheGrEEKGym. Limited offer! Get 40% of IronPass, the class-only membership gives access to 20 classes of your choosing per month.
GOMYCODE Egypt is kicking off its first ever demo day on Monday, 18 October 2021. The event brings to the stage 40 young techpreneurs to pitch their ideas on web development, coding, AI, game development and UI/UX to investors and key decision makers for funding and career opportunities.