IdeaCamp is a program from the Digital Incubation Center (DIC) for entrepreneurs, developers and designers who have a great idea for a technology solution.

Technology Focus Areas

Advanced Analytics



Robots and Drones



Mobile Solutions

Data Visualization

Artificial Intelligence

IdeaCamp Priority Sectors

IdeaCamp accepts applications for emerging technologies. Priority is given to entrepreneurs who submit ideas that serve the following sectors:

  • Health care
  • Transportation
  • Education
  • Environment
  • ICT
  • Logistics
  • Retail

Application Process

  • 20th October

    Opening online applications

  • 20th October - 24th November


  • 27th November

    Start of IdeaCamp

  • Date to be announced

    Live Pitch

  • Date to be announced

    Announcement Winners

  • Start 1st year Incubation


To apply for IdeaCamp you must be able to attend all of the following sessions.

Week 1

Date to be announced

Generate Your Business Idea

Week 2

Date to be announced

Business Model Canvas (1st day)

Date to be announced

Business Model Canvas (2nd day)

Week 3

Date to be announced

Market & customer validation

Week 4

Date to be announced


Date to be announced


Week 5

Date to be announced

Ideas Pitching

Apply Now

Applications for the IdeaCamp is open now.

Frequently asked questions

What if my idea isn’t one of the preferred technologies (Blockchain, 3D Printing, IoT)?

Please apply anyway. We welcome ideas from all technology areas.

Do I have to attend all of the workshops?

Yes. This is a short and intense program and you are required to participate in every session.

When are the workshops?

All the workshops will take place on Fridays and Saturdays usually from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Will I need to take time off work/university?

No, all sessions will take place on the weekend or evenings.

When does the DIC Startup track begin?

The Startup track will begin from 1st December 2020.

Does my idea have to involve technology?

Yes. Digital Incubation Center only accepts applications from entrepreneurs with technology ideas.

Contact us

+974 4045 2655
Al-Nasser Tower B, 5th Floor
Post Office Signal
Al Corniche Street
Doha, Qatar