A home for tech-focused local entrepreneurs and their startups
The QSTP Incubation Center is a technology-focused program that aims to foster local tech entrepreneurship in Qatar.
It is focused on accelerating the establishment and growth of promising tech start-ups through rapid incorporation in the QSTP Free Zone, collaborative co-working space, business facilitation and support services which includes access to a network of mentors, access to funding programs, training and prototyping facilities.
Since 2016, 20 local companies run by 66 entrepreneurs have been incubated, including:
What’s in it for you
Quick and affordable incorporation in the QSTP Free Zone
One year of free co-working space and subsidized business support services
Mentorship, training, workshops, and networking events
Access to prototyping facilities, QSTP funding programs, network of mentors, and QSTP’s tenant network of high-tech companies and R&D centers
The team possesses an understanding of product development and is passionate, committed, and unwavering in their desire to see their startup succeed
The team demonstrates the ability to execute their idea — this may mean building a preliminary prototype, market validation, acquiring users, or attracting investors
The team has at least one founder committed full-time to the startup
The full-time co-founder(s) own at least 20% of the business
The program is open to Qatari citizens and residents