Iyris wins TAQADAM startup competiton

Amongst fierce competition from 24 startups and 80 co-founders from across Saudi Arabia, Iyris was among the winning teams in the TAQADAM startup accelerator.

TAQADAM is a Saudi Arabian university startup accelerator delivered by King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST) in partnership with SABB. The program equips Saudi university students, staff, faculty and recent graduates with the tools needed to successfully launch a technology-based company through support in ideation, marketing, fundraising, and product design.

Iyris co-founder Daniel Bryant pitched to an audience of over 1000 including businesspeople, entrepreneurs, KAUST staff and students. The prize of 375,000 SAR ($100,000) will enable Iyris to bring our new technologies to market.

Watch Daniel’s pitch below

Joel Troughton