An intensive training module focused on team-building and lasts for 7 days in the Sultanate, which consists of an intensive workshop (Bootcamp) for three days, carried out by the Program’s academic partners. It aims to understand the market needs and develop an action plan for the project they submitted in the Competition Stage and a business model for it; followed by a 4-day training camp with the “Outward Bound Oman” Institution, which aims to develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills, build teamwork and promote problem-solving, decision-making and creativity skills. After the end of the first week, this module includes a set of virtual group meetings and personal orientation sessions online with the participants, in preparation for the completion of the next module requirements.
It lasts for two weeks outside the Sultanate in Singapore and Switzerland and carried out by the Program’s academic partners; as the participants work in the "Business Development Accelerators" to develop their technology based project ideas and prepare action plans, implementation plans, financing and marketing; and that is through working closely with experts and specialists in project development. Integration into the new innovative experiences provides the opportunity to explore international experiences, and that is through accessing and visiting a number of specialized institutions in the technology, innovation and business development fields in these countries; and visiting innovation and research centers and laboratories; in addition to holding a number of personal and group orientation sessions, and providing opportunities to interact with international students in these universities. After the participants’ return to the Sultanate, the participants will be prepared to present their projects to the investment authorities in the last module, through a set of virtual group meetings and personal orientation sessions online.
In this module, participants work on implementing the startup technology based project on the ground, before presenting them to the investment authorities and businessmen; along with providing an opportunity to identify these projects through a specialized e-platform, and then graduate from the Program.
Omani Youth Tech Ideathon
Inside and outside The Sultanate
Implementation of Projects
End of Al shabab Scheme
The Closing Ceremony and Projects Preview