Upcoming Events


upcoming Events

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:


Recent Events

  • Startups Demo Day – 2021

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.



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.

Press Releases

President’s Innovation Challenge 2020

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Al Binaa - البناء

Newhub News

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A.I. for Accessibility Hackathon 2021

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Al Markazeya - المركزية

Al Kalima Online


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