For the past two years, the IMPACT RISE program has focused on empowering the Lebanese social entrepreneurship ecosystem, enabling 16 ventures, 16 business coaches, 28 mentors, and 12 partners to create an everlasting wave of social and environmental change.
Congratulations to the nine startups enrolled in the Agrytech Accelerator Program, selected to move forward into the third and final phase of the program.
The Dairy Tech Open day hosted entrepreneurs and startups who showcased their innovative solutions in the dairy industry to the public and presented a great knowledge and networking opportunity for innovators, independent farmers and farming industries, university students, alumni, researchers, SMEs and NGOs. They also were part of a pitching session where they presented their innovations.
The second batch of the Cleanergy program has started with 18 startups, selected out of received applications, each innovating in cleantech in Lebanon, including renewable energy, solid waste management, water and wastewater management, agriculture, and transportation.
Five promising startups enrolled in the fourth batch of the Agrytech Accelerator Program were selected to participate in an intensive nine-day immersion program to the Netherlands in collaboration with Wageningen University and StartLife as part of the acceleration phase.
Under THE NEXT SOCIETY project, Berytech organized the fourth advocacy panel meeting to showcase the project’s achievements over five years and highlight the impact of the activities held under it to empower the Lebanese Technology Transfer Ecosystem on a national scale.
The Research to Innovation Lab is intended to empower technology transfer officers in universities in managing commercialization processes for applied research, opening up opportunities for business and industrial collaboration and local and international exposure.
Two clusters were selected from each of Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia to benefit from a technical assistance voucher with a value of 5000 euros used to assist clusters in developing their growth strategy and expanding business opportunities.