NS Scaleups: 2024 Cohort

Be the New Wave of Innovation

NS Scaleups is a platform for innovation, collaboration, and growth. Last year was awesome, this year we go even bigger. In our 2024 cohort, NS Scaleups presents 100 incredible global scale-ups from around the globe to join us for our 2024 Cohort at Expand North Star 2024 in Dubai.

Enrollment in the programme via a nomination, referral, or meeting the NS Scaleup criteria.

Successful applicants will receive incredible benefits to support their participation at Expand North Star, including travel and accommodation and preferential matchmaking services. 

 Are you ready to take your venture to the next level? We want to hear from you!


Why NS Scaleups?

Last years selected scale-ups fast-tracked their business with private briefings with leading government entities, personal connections to VCs and clients, unique press engagement and their own party and networking schedule.

2024’s Cohorts goes even bigger

What We Offer

Global Exposure

Showcase your innovation to an international audience of investors, industry leaders, and potential partners at Expand North Star 2024 and GITEX.

Premium Showcase

Benefit from dedicated exhibition space designed to elevate your presence, along with opportunities for immersive product demonstrations.

Networking Opportunities

Concierge matchmaking programme plus networking opportunities with investors, buyers, and industry experts. Access exclusive briefings with government officials.


Are you a high-growth scaleup operating in cutting-edge industries? Are you looking to raise Series B and above rounds? Are you eyeing an expansion to the UAE or GCC region? If so, you could be exactly what we're looking for. Simply fill out the form, once received and validated, a team member will get in touch with you for next steps.  

How to Apply

Ready to join us for the 2024 cohort? Submit your application now by filling out the form below. Be sure to provide comprehensive details about your venture, including your sector, funding history, and what sets you apart from the competition.

Application Form

Deadline for Submissions – 23rd August 2024