Within the scope of the joint cooperation that brings together the two parties, Ahli Fintech Company, the technological subsidiary of Jordan Ahli Bank, and the Crown Prince Foundation, the launch of the “Ahli Fintech Hackathon,” has been announced in its second edition, with the participation of 12 Jordanian universities and their students.
This event is held with the participation of 12 Jordanian universities, which are Princess Sumaya University for Technology, the University of Jordan, Al-Hussein Technical University, the University of Science and Technology, Al-Balqa Applied University, the German Jordanian University, the American University, the Hashemite University, Yarmouk University, the Middle East University, Amman Al-Ahliyya University, in addition to the University of Applied Sciences, where students from these universities will be able to form their teams and present their projects and financial technology solutions.
Aside from the free participation in the Ahli Fintech accelerator, which serves as an incubator for entrepreneurial projects with the goal of strengthening and accelerating their growth, the winning teams will have the opportunity to attract investments of up to $200,000.
The Crown Prince Foundation’s Executive Director, Dr. Tamam Mango, recently spoke about the organization’s ongoing partnership with Ahli Fintech, expressing her gratitude for the company’s support and highlighting the ways in which this partnership aids the Foundation in reaching its vision of supporting and providing opportunities to the youth, especially in today’s world, where financial technology contributes to improving and strengthening their position as actors and producers in their local communities.
Commenting on this matter, Dr. Ahmed Al-Hussein, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ahli Fintech, expressed his pleasure in working with the Crown Prince Foundation to inspire the next generation of financial technology leaders. When it comes to adopting the idea of financial technology, Jordan Ahli Bank is among the pioneers. This opens the door to opportunities to enhance and advance banking and financial services.