Author Archives: Berytech

HealthTech Startup Challenge Winners

Under the patronage of HE Mr. Marwan Hamadé, Minister of Education and Higher Education, a gathering was held at the Faculty of Pharmacy USJ titled “Therapeutic Innovation and Entrepreneurship Pharmaceutical “on Monday, May 22, 2017. It primarily aimed at professionals in the pharmaceutical … Continue reading

Social Entrepreneurship at the GSVC Competition

The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) is a yearly competition set out to empower the next generation of social entrepreneurs by providing them with mentoring, exposure, and over $80,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into ventures that address the … Continue reading

Berytech Group at the Smartex Exhibition

Smartex Exhibition was a charged 4-day experience, gathering professionals, suppliers and service providers showcasing cutting edge, products and business solutions from the 11th till the 14th of May at the Forum de Beirut. During the exhibition Berytech Group hosted 3 different entrepreneurs … Continue reading

Loop Scooters Launches First Electric Bike Fleet in Beirut

Loop SAL, a provider of electric scooter shared fleet services and technology, announced the official launch of the first commercial electric scooter fleet sharing service in the Middle East and Africa region. Berytech Fund II is the main investor in Loop … Continue reading

Femme Francophone Entrepreneure Launches Its 2017 Edition

The 6th edition of the Francophone Entrepreneurial Women’s Award (FFE) was launched on Thursday 21 April  by Berytech and the Agence universitaire francophone (AUF) and in partnership with L’Orient-Le Jour and Le Commerce du Levant for the second consecutive year. “The … Continue reading

Audrey Nakad matches students to tutors with Synkers

Audrey Nakad first realized the importance of tutoring when she tutored fellow students at Concordia University, Canada while she was pursuing her undergrad studies in finance. “I noticed that my students not only outperformed their peers in their courses but … Continue reading

Technology wins the Agrytech Hackathon

On the weekend of March 31st, April 1st & 2nd, the Agrytech Hackathon took place in the Berytech Technology Pole located inside the Campus of Sciences and Technology of the St Joseph University (ESIB), in Mar Roukoz, Mkalles over 48 … Continue reading

Berytech Meetups January Edition Highlights

The January Edition of the Berytech Meetups focused on agri-food technologies hosting Antoine Skayem,  co-founder of Riego – a smart irrigation system, Elie Shammas co-founder of Engineer & Educate (E2) – innovative tech solutions for agri-food businesses and Ramy Boujawdeh, Deputy … Continue reading

Berytech Meetups February Edition Highlights

In the February edition of Berytech Meetups, we hosted Expert Speaker Ralph Saab, District Manager of National Instruments who focused on how the Platform based approach is empowering engineers to achieve sustainable prosperity by providing increased access to technology. Guest Entrepreneur, Charbel … Continue reading

Beirut’s First VR Hackathon Organised By The BCC

From 16 to 18 March 2017, the French Institute of Lebanon, Berytech, and Beirut Creative Cluster co-organized the first Virtual Reality hack-a-thon of its kind in Lebanon. Four teams were invited and given 48 hours to script, shoot, edit and complete a short … Continue reading

Foneo Meetings Launches in Beta Version

Part of Berytech community, Cloudccc, a Global VoIP solution provider covering the telecommunication needs of individuals and businesses, has recently launched Foneo. Foneo unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and cross platform group chat into one easy-to-use platform. The solution offers great video, audio, and screen-sharing … Continue reading

Tanya Atallah Dahdah Creates the Fine Art Photography Academy

“There is a good photograph – and if the photographer can repeat it then he is a good photographer.” In the enormous pool of photographs we see everyday, this is how Tanya Atallah defines a good photographer. A photographer herself, … Continue reading