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Six startups join Speed@BDD’s acceleration program

Six startups join Speed@BDD’s acceleration program

Beirut, 30 September, 2016 – Speed@BDD officially launched its third acceleration program, on Thursday 29 September, 2016, at Centrale, Saifi. The event introduced the six selected startups joining Speed@BDD’s Batch III to a crowd of investors, key startup ecosystem players, and media representatives. After a strong first year of operations and thirteen accelerated startups, Speed@BDD


This week Smart ESA will be co-organizing on the ESA campus one of the most anticipated new events in the Lebanese Digital and innovation ecosystem: The Launch Summit 2016, by AltCity , alongside TechStars, the global incubator and accelerator, in addition to the likes of Torch. The green spaces and the state of the art

USEK 9 Computing and Engineering Programs Accredited by ABET!

Kaslik, August 26th, 2016, The Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK) announces that two computing degree programs have been accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET and seven engineering degree programs have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering,

Ziad Eid, IT Director, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK)

USEK Selects EMC to Conserve and Protect the Region’s Rich Information Heritage

Beirut, Lebanon – EMC Middle East today announced a landmark project with the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK), the leading private Catholic higher education institution founded by the Lebanese Maronite Order (LMO) in 1938. USEK selected EMC’s industry leading storage in addition to data protection and availability solutions to digitally preserve over 10,000 of


JCI, UNIC-Beirut Launch Education Fair: “After School: What’s Up?”

Beirut, Friday 15 April, 2016 – Under the Patronage of Lebanese Minister of Education and Higher Education Elias Bou Saab, Junior Chamber International Beirut (JCI Beirut), in cooperation with the UN Information Centre in Beirut (UNIC-Beirut), launched on Thursday afternoon a three-day Fair entitled “After School: What’s Up?” for high school students in Lebanon at