26 Nov 2015

About

Seedstars World is coming back to Beirut! On 26-Nov-2015, the 10 to 12 best startups in Lebanon will be invited to pitch in front of local and international jury at the UK Lebanon Tech Hub. You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational keynote, networking sessions and one flight ticket for the winner to come to Switzerland to compete for at least $1.5mn in investment.

As Alisee de Tonnac, the CEO of Seedstars World, says, “Our goal is to create THE network for quality entrepreneurs around the world and help entrepreneurs, accelerators, co-working spaces and investors to interact with one another." Come join us for the event and become part of the largest international network for entrepreneurs from fast growing startup scenes!

Our official hashtag is #SSWBeirut, so feel free to use it in your tweets, posts, pages etc. 

Speakers

José Achache

José Achache

Managing Director

AP-Swiss
Priscilla Elora Sharuk

Priscilla Elora Sharuk

Co-Founder

myki Inc.

Jury

John Chehaibar

John Chehaibar

Regional Manager for CEE/MENA

Seedstars World
José Achache

José Achache

Managing Director

AP-Swiss
Fadi Bizri

Fadi Bizri

Managing Director

Bader
Elie Nasr

Elie Nasr

Managing Partner

FOO Solutions
Kimberly Samaha

Kimberly Samaha

General Partner

First Finance
Wajdi Ghoussoub

Wajdi Ghoussoub

Senior Associate

MEVP
Dr. Hassan Ghaziri

Dr. Hassan Ghaziri

Founding Director

Beirut Research & Innovation Center

Mentors

Igor Ovcharenko

Igor Ovcharenko

Regional Manager for CEE/MENA

Seedstars World

Agenda

TIME DESCRIPTION
16:00 Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16:45 Kick off
16:45 - 18:00 1st Pitching session (JellyFish, LaptopFriendly, Wango, Fallound, LifeLab, Merchandiser)
18:00 - 18:10 Keynote. "Internet of Everywhere" - José Achache
18:10 - 18:30 Break / Networking
18:30 - 19:30 2nd Pitching session (Kamkalima, Khoolood, Moodfit, Wylgo, ticklemybrain)
19:30 - 20:00 Jury Deliberation / Networking
20:00 - 20:05 Keynote. "Sharing SSW Experience" - Priscilla Elora Sharuk
20:05 - 20:20 Announcement of the winner
20:20 Networking


Selected Startups


Winners

1

'Merchandiser' (by Codefish)

Beirut

2

Moodfit

Beirut

3

LifeLab BioDesign

Beirut

Finalists

Fallound

Beirut

Jellyfish

Beirut

Kamkalima

Beirut

Khoolood.com S.A.L.

Beirut

LaptopFriendly

Beirut

ticklemybrain (TMB)

Beirut

Wango

Beirut

Wylgo

Beirut

Location

The event will be held at UK Lebanon Tech Hub, located at Berytech Digital Park, Beirut Digital District 1294, Bechara El Khoury Road, Beirut, Lebanon

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