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Winners From the MENA to ‘TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco’: Buildink Goes International

Buildink’s invention, to build concrete homes using 3D Printers, has caught international attention at the TechCrunch Disrupt SF event. The Lebanese construction tech startup first won at the MENA TechCrunch Startup Battlefield, allowing them to participate in the TechCrunch Disrupt SF event. They are on a mission to change the way homes are built.
Buildink’s invention, to build concrete homes using 3D Printers, has caught international attention at the TechCrunch ...
Date: October 09, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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First Manoushe Vending Machine Now a Reality With akeltech

The first manoushe vending machine made its debut at BDD. The brainchild of akeltech, the hot foods vending machine utilizes automation to ensure products are fresh, hygienic and available 24/7.
The first manoushe vending machine made its debut at BDD. The brainchild of akeltech, the hot foods vending machine util...
Date: October 02, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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How MAD Are You?

Creative agency M.A.D. works to promote artists, with over 800 in their existent portfolio. The agency produces their own content including TV shows, web shows, events and competitions to spread the reach of talent.
Creative agency M.A.D. works to promote artists, with over 800 in their existent portfolio. The agency produces their ow...
Date: October 02, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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The World of Virtual Reality Through the Lens of Robocom

Discover the story of Robocom, a technology solutions company, specialized in the fields of Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality, and how they partnered with Hasbro, Disney and the Discovery Channel.
Discover the story of Robocom, a technology solutions company, specialized in the fields of Virtual, Augmented and Mixed...
Date: September 30, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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BDD’s Biweekly Roundup: What You May Have Missed

BDD's Biweekly Roundup covers stories making headlines in the MENA entrepreneurial ecosystem.
BDD's Biweekly Roundup covers stories making headlines in the MENA entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Date: September 24, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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How to Influence Consumers’ Decision-Making Processes

Brands looking to expand in their respective markets have to consider tailoring their strategies to account for psychological factors. Marketing and psychology have always gone hand in hand, to make consumers more susceptible to a ‘well-crafted pitch’.
Brands looking to expand in their respective markets have to consider tailoring their strategies to account for psycholo...
Date: September 19, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Inauguration of the Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park at Beirut Digital District

The American University of Beirut (AUB) inaugurated the Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park (AUB-iPark) during a ceremony at the Beirut Digital District. The Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park will position AUB at the heart of the entrepreneurship ecosystem.
The American University of Beirut (AUB) inaugurated the Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park (AUB-iPark) during a c...
Date: September 11, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Smartly Digitizing the FMCG Market to Save Millions, Shelvz is Changing the Data Collection Process

After realizing that numerous FMCG companies suffered from a data collection problem, resulting in a loss in sales and team productivity, Shelvz was determined to find a solution. BDD sat with Shelvz's Founder & CEO, Emile Harb, to learn more.
After realizing that numerous FMCG companies suffered from a data collection problem, resulting in a loss in sales and t...
Date: September 03, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Four Years & Two Million Dollars Later, Lessons from a Failed Startup

Starting your own business is not about the ‘glorious’ end, but the journey getting there. Being persistent, facing insurmountable challenges and potentially failing are key components. Bassel Idriss shares lessons learnt from a failed startup, Generics.
Starting your own business is not about the ‘glorious’ end, but the journey getting there. Being persistent, facing ...
Date: August 27, 2019
By: Bassel Idriss, Consumer Tech Startup Leader
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Coworking Spaces at BDD Offer Breeding Ground to Thrive

Traditional work spaces have taken on a different form in recent years, due to increased connectivity and the rise in popularity of coworking spaces. At BDD, coworking spaces have been buzzing with creativity and new ideas. We uncover what the top three benefits of cowkorking at BDD are...
Traditional work spaces have taken on a different form in recent years, due to increased connectivity and the rise in po...
Date: August 06, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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MATIC Leverages SE Factory to Develop Tech Hub in Beirut, Serving Regional Clients

Lebanon is emerging as a hub for companies to set up their businesses and a country to outsource tech solutions to, as per recent trends. We uncover one success story of MATIC, who leveraged on SE Factory's expertise to build their tech offering.
Lebanon is emerging as a hub for companies to set up their businesses and a country to outsource tech solutions to, as p...
Date: August 02, 2019
By: Beirut Digital District
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Facebook’s Libra May Propel Bitcoin to Record Highs but Asset Backed Libra is Facing Pushbacks

Bitcoin may fly with or without Facebook's Libra coin, but linking the success of one to that of the other may be a fateful mistake.
Bitcoin may fly with or without Facebook's Libra coin, but linking the success of one to that of the other may be a fate...
Date: July 30, 2019
By: AMEinfo
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