By participating in Start-Up Souq 2021 the entrants (start-ups) agree to solemnly abide by the below stated Terms & Conditions

  1. Start-Up Souq 2021 is an initiative bought to you by Digital Stallions Forum UAE
  2. Digital Stallions Forum UAE is a brand name and the name of the registered legal entity is MARKITEXX FZ-LLC in UAE
  3. The decision of the jury panel of Start-Up Souq 2021 is final & binding on all matters pertaining to this event
  4. All payments for registered entries at Start-Up Souq 2021 have to be made within 2 working days post the registration
  5. All payments made for registration at Start-Up Souq 2021 are non-refundable
  6. Data Privacy – The information shared at the time of registration with Start-Up Souq 2021 shall be kept confidential at all times. However by registering you agree that your contact details alone can be shared with the jury and broader existing & prospective partner network
  7. Digital Stallions Forum UAE reserves the right to use and publish your start-ups brand name & logo in any of their marketing collaterals; e-Mailers, Linkedin post, jpegs, Press releases, etc
  8. By participating in Start-Up Souq 2021 the participants hold Digital Stallions Forum UAE harmless and along with the forum they also hold any subsidiary/subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, partners, jury members / managing committee / partners / sponsors and employees free of any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participating in this event
  9. Information on the Top 10 / Top 25 start-ups at Start-Up Souq 2021 shall be revealed on the website within 2 to 3 weeks after online registrations are closed
  10. The Top 10 / Top 25 selected start-ups at Start-Up Souq 2021 shall be contacted via e-Mail and the relevant information on the next steps shall be provided. In order to proceed to the next level and get to the funding phase the start-up shall have to undertake paperwork with Digital Stallions Forum UAE (MARKITEXX FZ-LLC) and a fee would be applicable. The fee could be a fixed fee OR a percentage of the funding received. The same shall be discussed once the selection of the Top 10 / Top 25 start-ups is done
  11. Digital Stallions Forum UAE reserves the full and final right in association with the managing committee about entries that may be rejected or considered not worthy of being declared a winner and no external party can influence this decision
  12. No information about the judgement process shall be divulged to any party including the managing committee
  13. Only entries for which the award entry fee has been paid are considered valid and stand a chance to win the award
  14. Entries submitted become the property of Digital Stallions Forum UAE and by entering in Start-Up Souq 2021 you are granting global permission to the forum to showcase your work at other events hosted by Digital Stallions Forum UAE or their partner concerns at no cost
  15. An application to Start-Up Souq 2021 shall be considered valid only if all relevant fields on the form appended below are completely filled. No refund would be provided for incomplete award entries that gets rejected
  16. An entry once made cannot be retracted and will not be eligible for changes or corrections
  17. Disputes if any shall be resolved within the legal jurisdiction of United Arab Emirates