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Talal and Madiha Zein AUB iPark Incubation Program

💡Do you have a BIG IDEA!
Are you or your partner an #AUB member?
Are you willing to commit time and effort?

The Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park is the place to grow your idea into a viable startup through:
Incubating your ideas
Accelerating your #venture
Connecting you with #industry #network
Linking you to potential partners , talents , and investors

Time is ticking and your idea is waiting! ⏱
Apply before Monday, December 22, 2021 @ 11:59 P.M.

Apply here

 

Entrepreneurship

Capacity Building Workshop

The Capacity building workshop is starting this week!

Join us online on November 23, 2021 at 3:00 pm Beirut time to talk about:

⭐️ What is the incubation program?
⭐️ Why join #zeinaubipark
⭐️ How does it work?
⭐️ Discuss your questions and #ideas

Book your place

Presidents Innovation Challenge Results

We are thrilled to announce our AUB President’s Innovation Challenge winners who have qualified to join our Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Inovation Park Incubation program!

🥇 1st prize of $30,000 went to Poseidon Hydro, by Daniel Masri and Chaza Rammal ! New Energy generation technology which targets CO2 emissions solving the deployment of renewables and targeting the largest sources of CO2 emissions to ensure passing down a planet to future generations!

🥈 2nd prize of $15,000 went to Cloud, by Yara Haidar, Sarah El Harouny, and Lina Hammoud ! Combating period poverty and redesigning the period experience by using banana fibers to make sanitary pads to save the enviroment!

🏅 An honorary distinction went to AgSat by Dr. Hadi Jaafar, as a developed innovation qualifying for advanced innovation support! An irrigation concept that uses remote sensing and weather data in near-real time

Presidents Innovation Challenge Rehearsals

The count down has begun! Don’t miss the big event on October 14, 2021!

Here is a sneak peak into the rehearsals!

Our startups pitched infront of a mock jury to help them prepare for the Final Pitching and Award Ceremony!

Check our finalists

Join us live on October 14, 2021 

 

AUB President’s Innovation Challenge 2021

The count down is on!

This year, the President Innovation Challenge is seeking BIGGER, BOLDER, & BRIGHTER ideas. You think you got what it takes?

Applications closed!

For more info, check the innovation challenge page:

https://sites.aub.edu.lb/ipark/innovation-challenge/

Demo Day 2021

16 investment-ready startups, part of AUB Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park Incubation Program, pitched their ideas on Demo Day which represented a wide range of industries such as agritech, edtech, energytech, fintech, foodtech, & more.

More on Demo Day & the 16 startups in the link below!

Hackathon Event

100 participants with 30 ideas form 10 different countries, where accepted to break the barriers this month!!

The goal of the AI for Accessibility Hackathon is not only to allow participants to compete on presenting accessibility solutions, but to also equip them with the technical, business, and soft skills workshops to help them build user-centric solutions in a short time 🚀

Our participants will benefit from multiple workshops, provided by experts in different fields, stay tuned we will be sharing with you the recorded sessions soon!

You can watch it here. Learn more about the event by visiting this link.

The Roller Coaster Journey

On April 21st, Talal and Madiha Zein AUB Innovation Park hosted Elie Habib who discussed the Roller Coaster Journey of Anghami from Lebanon to NASDAQ.

Inclusive Design Webinar

Frank Spillers, Founder of Experience Dynamics explained: Why Inclusive Design is critical for product success? How to conduct an Inclusive Design audit? And Practices for building inclusion into your product and service development in a webinar hosted by Talal and Madiha Zein AUB iPark. The event took place on April 26th.

Mental Health in the Entrepreneurship World

Dr. Michel Nawfal, Mental Health Professional, Medical Doctor and Licensed Clinical Psychologist walked us through the reasons why entrepreneurs are vulnerable to mental health issues and strategies they may employ to optimize their mental health in an event that took place on May 3rd.

AUB President’s Innovation Challenge 2020

The President’s Innovation Challenge prize is $30,000 for $15,000 for the first and second winners plus Mentorship and Incubation.

Newsletters

 

Hello AUBites!

Our innovators keep the focus on creating the future to alleviate some of the challenges the world and Lebanon are facing today. While we vigorously work to offer programs and rally talents to Inspire, Enable & Connect AUBites with innovative ideas to help transform them into profitable startups, we believe that this cycle of creation is born from the heart of AUB’s community, and we excitedly share with you our updates and startups’ news.

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A.I. for Accessibility Hackathon 2021

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