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3D Printed Homes, in a Week… Meet Buildink, the Construction Industry Disrupters

Lebanese startup, Buildink, envisioned a new approach to building housing projects, both at a low cost and in an efficient manner. The team devised Robot Concrete 3D Printers solutions, which enables the delivery of single-story homes, in one week. 

Lebanese startup, Buildink, envisioned a new approach to building housing projects, both at a low cost and in an effi...

Date: May 22, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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BDD Academy’s summer camp - engineered and coded

The BDD Academy has geared its efforts towards the youth, with a full-fledged STEAM camp this summer. Throughout the months of July and August, numerous camps for children between the ages of 7 and 18, will provide hands-on experience for the aspirational coders, engineers and entrepreneurs.

Date: May 22, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Where do Lebanese Women stand in Tech?

Female integration in the realm of technology has been lagging, as per numerous reports and an evident gender gap exists in STEM industries. We take a look at how women in Lebanon doing, and the skillsets needed for the future workforce.

Date: May 16, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Mentored to Greatness

A mentor-mentee relationship needs to be closely managed in order to be fruitful where mentors can help entrepreneurs and professionals reach heights that they cannot achieve alone. 

A mentor-mentee relationship needs to be closely managed in order to be fruitful where mentors can help entrepreneurs...

Date: May 06, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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The Levant’s new FinTech Hub: StartechEUS FinHub

StartechEUS FinHub, located in BDD, is the first FinTech hub in the Levant. The StartechEUS FinHub will play an integral role in accelerating the growth of carefully chosen FinTech companies, by providing substantial support, mentorship, access to market and seed funding.

Date: May 02, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Qualified private tutoring now a reality with Synkers

When Audrey Nakad, the co-founder of Synkers was still enrolled in university in Montreal, she worked as a private tutor and teaching assistant. However, she soon realized that learners were facing difficulties in finding qualified private tutors.

When Audrey Nakad, the co-founder of Synkers was still enrolled ...

Date: April 24, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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The MENA region – young, innovative and successful

Forbes ME sought to recognize the aspiring talent from the region, in its latest index, ‘Middle East 30 under 30’ for 2019. The listing sheds light on movers and shakers, either hailing from the MENA region, or breaking boundaries here. 

Forbes ME sought to recognize the aspiring talent from the region, in its latest index, ‘Middle East 30 under 30’...

Date: April 15, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Strategy& Middle East and Endeavor Lebanon Uncover Potential of Lebanese Scale-ups

Date: April 12, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Sandbox, Agility & Trust: The Fintech Disruption in Lebanon

Experts agreed, without a doubt, that money is changing form, from physical to digital, and we will soon have a cashless society. However, the framework of the Lebanese fintech ecosystem needs improvement.

Experts agreed, without a doubt, that money is changing form, fr...

Date: April 11, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Arab Startups to fuel job creation and revenue generation in the region

Business success stories stemming from the Arab world have made headlines in recent years, with governments and private institutions actively encouraging and investing in innovative ventures. The underlying reason is due to the projection that by 2050, 300 million young people will be looking to enter the job market in the MENA region.

Business success stories stemming from the Arab world have made ...

Date: April 10, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Lebanese Startups Leading the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Many Lebanese startups and 6 from within the BDD community have been chosen in the top 100 Arab startups shaping the fourth industrial revolution! The selection was made by the World Economic Forum (WEF) and the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB).

Many Lebanese startups and 6 from within the BDD community have been chosen in the top 100 Arab startups shaping the ...

Date: April 10, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Fast Tracking Lebanon’s Fintech Industry: BDD & Visa join forces

Recognizing the potential of the Fintech industry, Visa and BDD joined forces, to fuel growth in the sector. This milestone paves the way for fintech companies to receive the support they need to grow

Recognizing the potential of the Fintech industry, Visa and BDD joined forces...

Date: April 03, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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