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Capitalize Everlasting Innovation

Established in 2015 as the evolution of the 2010-launched Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program (EIP), the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI) is a pioneer hub for all entrepreneurial stakeholders in Egypt and the MENA region.

Since its establishment 12 years back, the center’s endeavors have included promoting entrepreneurial education, endorsing the entrepreneurial ecosystem, offering capacity-building opportunities for the region, and pioneering cutting-edge research.

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What We Do

CEI is dedicated to nurturing entrepreneurship knowledge in the region, especially for youth and women; supporting the entrepreneurial ecosystem; while advocating sustainable entrepreneurship that catalyzes growth and innovation.

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What We Do - CEI


Since its establishment in 2010, CEI has created a sustainable and high impact in Egypt’s flourishing entrepreneurial ecosystem through diversified initiatives and events.

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AUC New Cairo, AUC Avenue, P.O.BOX 74, New Cairo 11835, Egypt

School of Business, The American University in Cairo