20 – 24 – 25 June

Agrytech Startup Validation Sprint

Unlock Your Startup’s Potential and Sprint To A Successful Venture

Take your agrifood solution to new heights with three intensive workshops, one on one sessions, and pitch training. Learn from Berytech’s top notch experts and get guidance on developing your startup’s market strategy, validating your prototype, pitching, and developing a lean business model. 

Applications are now closed. 

About the Agrytech Startup Validation Sprint

Under the Agrytech Accelerator Program co-funded by the Embassy of The Kingdom of The Netherlands in Lebanon, Berytech is organizing the Agrytech Startup Validation Sprint to support selected participants in growing their business in the fields of agrifood technology. 

The Agrytech Startup Validation Sprint is a promising opportunity for entrepreneurs and startups, working on innovative solutions in Lebanon’s agriculture and food technology sectors. 

Over the course of three days (June 20, 24, and 25), a select number of participants will have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and receive support to validate their business solutions through workshops and one on one sessions with experts, and then pitch their solutions to a panel of judges. 


Acquire the knowledge and the tools needed to develop your solution. 


Get tailored support from top notch mentors and experts. 


Pitch your solution to a jury and receive valuable feedback. 

The Prize


The winners of this sprint will qualify for the Agrytech Bootcamp, the final selection phase of the
Agrytech Accelerator Program. 


To qualify for this sprint, your startup should have:

  • At least 2 co-founders with one founder being Lebanese 
  • An agrifood solution that is science-based or technology-enabled 
  • At least a prototype of the solution you are developing 

The process:

  • Submit your application before June 15, 2023 
  • If selected, you will be contacted to participate in the 3-day Startup Validation Sprint 
  • At least 2 co-founders must physically attend the 3-day Startup Validation Sprint
  • At the end of day 3, you will pitch your idea/solution in front of a jury

The winners will qualify for the Agrytech boot camp; the final selection phase of the Agrytech Accelerator Program.

The 3-day

9:30 AM Arrival

9:45 AM Welcome note

10:00 AM  Validation Workshop

1:00 PM Lunch

1:45 PM Market Segmentation Power Session

2:45 PM Business/Technical Clinics

4:15 PM Prototyping Power Session

5:15 PM Coffee Break

5:30 PM ‘How to Interview’ –  Power Session

6:30 PM Work on your deliverables 

9:30 AM Morning Coffee 

10:00 AM  Lean Model Canvas Workshop 

11:30 AM Lean Model Clinics and Validation Results Feedback

1:30 PM Lunch

2:30 PM Pitching Workshop

4:30 PM Work on your pitch deck + pitching clinics

9:00 AM Final edits on your pitch

11:00 AM Pitching Ceremony

2:00 PM Lunch and Closing Ceremony

Ready to submit your application?

Applications are now closed. 


The event will be held physically at Berytech. You will receive all the needed information once you are selected among the teams.

To participate you need to be a team of at least 2 people. 

Only registered or non-registered entities with at least an MVP can apply.

Yes! You will have plenty of free time to work on your solution, you just need to make sure to attend all the workshops and be ready for check-in so that the team doesn’t get dismissed from the competition. 

If you have any questions or need information, feel free to email us at agrytech@berytech.org before June 20, 2023


As a member of the Global Compact Network Lebanon, Berytech enacts the 10 principles of the UNGC and the Agrytech program falls under Berytech’s mission to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

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