BERLIN | TUNIS | CAIRO: 3 cities, 1 celebration.

enpact invites you to join us as we celebrate across 3 locations the official launch of Startup Meter, a Startup Friendliness Index (SFI) meassuring entrepreneurial ecosystems with a focus on emerging markets (Accra, Amman, Beirut, Cairo, Nairobi, Rabat, Tunis and Berlin).

Join us in the enpact office in Berlin, as we present the 7 cities’ first measured results with some not so measured cocktails – an occasion not to be missed!

What is the Startup Friendliness Index (SFI)?

Based on almost 100 indicators, the SFI – Startup Friendliness Index measures the framework conditions for entrepreneurship in urban metropolises of growth markets. In cooperation with researchers and scientific institutions, an analysis framework was developed, data was collected and presented on an interactive online platform and made comparable. For the launch, this first includes the cities Accra, Amman, Beirut, Cairo, Nairobi, Rabat, Tunis, and Berlin.

Cairo Groundbreaking Ceremony

In parallel with the launch event in Berlin, enpact will also celebrate the groundbreaking ceremony for its more than 1000m2 Startup Haus Cairo, which will open early next year, with support from the Drosos Foundation. This will create a central hub in the center of the Egyptian capital, where young entrepreneurs will find access to resources such as office space, legal advice and potential donors, and exchanges with like-minded people.

Tunis international Mentoring programme Finale

A third celebration will take place in Tunis, alongside the presentation of the results of Startup Meter, the international mentoring programme will celebrate the end of its fifth year, which has so far brought together over 250 entrepreneurs and 100 mentors and experts from Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, as well as East and West Africa.

There will be a LiveStream of the other events in each city.