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    Beirut Digital District

    BDD is an all-inclusive community dedicated to improving the knowledge based industries in Lebanon through providing the ultimate business environment...

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    Campus

    Until now, approximately 7,500 m2 of office spaces and 1,500 m2 of retail space are finalized, 6,000 m2 are yet to come. For...

brate

Brate announced in May 2016 that it has secured $400,000 in capital for its Seed Financing round to continue to drive growth and dominate the Middle East and North African region. Brate helps users find products and services near them…

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Dirty car? We’ll come to your location and Blink it! Just book a wash, your first time is FREE! Download our app iOS or Android

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Beirut, Lebanon 1, June, 2016 – Sabre Travel Network Middle East (STNME) is expanding in Lebanon with offices in Beirut to support the company’s growth in recent years. STNME, which has operated in Lebanon for over a decade, recently signed…

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Event planning can be really difficult and even tedious at times, but the hardest parts of having an event go smoothly are always the ones that are most satisfying at the end. You can have everything planned out perfectly from…

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Lebanon continues to be, by far, the largest host of Syrian refugees (in proportion to the population) with 1 in 5 people in Lebanon being a Syrian refugee. This has led to shedding light on the gaps in refugee support…

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If you ask us at BDD to define our culture, you’ll often hear something to the tune of “we work hard and play hard”. In addition to many educational and informative events we host at Beirut Digital District, we also…

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“The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” B.B. King. One of the many things we stress on within our Community at Beirut Digital District is the importance of learning in achieving progress…

July 2016

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As you may already know, BDD hosted the Jusoor Startup Bootcamp for the second consecutive year at BDD 1243 – The Base from February 24 to March 6. Jusoor, a non-governmental organization of Syrian expatriates, has been supporting the country’s…

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2016 marks the beginning of a great time for Beirut Digital District. Not only did it witness the launch of phase B of BDD but also, and after 3 years of wait, the activation of the fiber optics connection to…

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On January 28, 2016 BDD hosted a lecture by the famous Spanish Architect and former Chief Architect of the Municipality of Barcelona Vicente Guallart. This lecture was open to the public and was organized in collaboration with the Spanish Embassy…

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1.     TechWomen Lebanon   TechWomen Lebanon held an event at Beirut Digital District on January 20th 2016 introducing the NGO and announcing the launch of their program for the year 2016. TechWomen empowers, connects, and supports the next generation of…

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Signing the Contract of Establishing the First Arabic Online Marketplace for Exchanging Media Products and Works of Art “Total Syndication” has concluded a contract with “iBaroody” to develop the first Arabic online platform for marketing of media products and artistic…

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Global Women’s Forum Dubai, the first international Women’s Forum meeting in the MENA region, gathered together leaders from the public and private sector to encourage and enable women’s contribution to business and society in the region and beyond. Sarah Hawilo…

April 2016

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Speed@BDD’s first 3-month acceleration program will come to an end on the 22nd of December 2015. More than 30 workshops were delivered by local and international mentors with various backgrounds and expertise. Speed@BDD’s startups have been gaining a lot of…

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This year, to celebrate the holidays and the end of 2015, the BDD End of Year Gathering was organized on December 21st in the Event space of the newest Beirut Digital District building; BDD 1075 – GF starting at 4:30…

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The second edition of IGNITE was held on the 27th of November 2015 at Beirut Digital District. IGNITE is a unique annual initiative organized by Beirut Digital District and Endeavor Lebanon aiming to introduce leading Lebanese corporates to top entrepreneurs…

morgan

BDD is happy to announce that Morgan International, a professional training institute offering certification programs, workshops and in-house training in 34 locations worldwide, will be offering preferential rates for BDD employees. With this new partnership, Morgan International will administer a…

bdl

Following the success of ‘Banque du Liban Accelerate’ 2014, last year’s 2-day conference organized by the Central Bank of Lebanon that gathered over 1,600 local, regional and international entrepreneurs, investors, speakers and professionals, the BDL organized the second annual international…

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Uber and BLOM BANK are proud to announce their coming together to create a world’s first UberBLOM, a Visa prepaid reloadable card, developed exclusively for Uber Riders. UberBLOM Cards, which can be purchased at all BLOM BANK branches from today…

Mix N Mentor 2015 at BDD

For the second year in a row one of the highest impact entrepreneurial events in the region, Mix N’ Mentor, was hosted at BDD. Mix N Mentor is a one-day community event organized by Wamda which aims to connect rising…

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We are glad to announce the official launch of the 5th BDD building: BDD 1075. BDD 1075 is a flagship facility that will host a selection of the top growing companies in Lebanon. The project adds 3000 sqm of built-up-area…

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Le Wagon Coding Bootcamp is happening for the first time in Lebanon, and is taking place at BDD! Le Wagon is a 9-week intensive program to learn to code. The program has been designed in Paris by experts in the…

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Building a technology hub accommodating an active and vibrant community is a never-ending ongoing challenge. Month after month, Beirut Digital District is taking shape and new additions and improvements can be observed. As always, our main focus is our tenants;…

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National Instruments’ 2015 Engineering Leadership Program (ELP) To mark the end of their internship at National Instruments Arabia, NI’s 2015 Engineering Leadership Program (ELP) Interns have presented the projects they undertook over the past two months on Friday 21 August…

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Phase 01 of the UK Lebanon Tech Hub international accelerator program ended after 3 months of training and mentoring for 45 companies participating in the program. All 45 Accelerator Companies pitched their plan end of August. 15 companies were selected for phase 2…

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UK Lebanon Tech Hub Capacity Building Program: A Workshop on employee retention and talent acquisition was given by the expert Andy Wire. The Workshop was attended by more than 30 companies who were interested in learning more about the international…

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Is your startup growing?  Short on time and money? Here is why you need freelancers and here is $50 to get you started! As a Lebanese entrepreneur, you are now at the cusp of a startup explosion! Pun intended. With…

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Le Wagon Paris is a well-known coding school for startups & entrepreneurs, established in Paris & Brussels. Its mission is to teach ‘startupers’ & entrepreneurs programming by a hands-full approach. Le Wagon gives them tools and educates them to the…

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“Tech for Kids” part of the Mobile Internet Ecosystem Project (MIEP), an initiative by the World Bank and the Ministry of Telecommunications, was hosted at Beirut Digital District on the 25th & 26th of April 2015, and on the 2nd…

pinpay

Now you can link your Credit Card or Debit card to PinPay to benefit from the numerous services our app provides! Link ANY Credit Card or Debit Card from any Bank to our app to start paying your bills, purchasing…

Tyconz

SAP along with its Gold partner, TYCONZ, have organized an end user event, which was a platform to educate attendees on SAP Business One solution, an ERP solution designed specifically for SMEs along with SAP Business Intelligence solution for SMEs…

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The UK Lebanon Tech Hub selected and announced 45 companies to take part in its international Accelerator Program and undergo a 4-months program that has been especially designed for phase 1 of the program by Babson Business School to grow companies’ business ideas…

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SerVme is a mobile application and analytics software, designed to help restaurateurs adequately meet their clients’ expectations. The app provides restaurants, bars, and clubs with a data analytics software that collects, stores, and analyses information about diners. For more information…

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BDD 1243 OPTION 1

With the beginning of 2015, BDD was proud to launch its 4th building within Phase A: BDD 1243. BDD 1243 consists of 2,000 sqm of office spaces. Characterized by its modern architecture and landscaped terraces on the 6th and 8th…

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BDD was proud to once again sponsor the largest event for the digital and creative sectors in Lebanon: ArabNet 2015. As stated by Mouhamad Rabah, General Manager of ZRE, developers of Beirut Digital District: “ArabNet has helped us connect with…

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The official dinner for Arabnet Beirut 2015 – Taste of Beirut – was hosted, as always, at Beirut Digital District on the 18th of March with the support of the Ministry of Tourism and the Syndicate of Restaurants. For the…

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As part of our CSR program, and in line with our vision to promote and develop the creative talents in Lebanon, BDD was proud to sponsor a major AUB theatre production co-produced by LAU: THE RAPE. The play took place…

pinpay

PinPay has released a NEW version of the iPhone app in 2015 that is now available to download from the App Store. The NEW release includes the following features: Native support for iPad, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus platforms…

Tyconz

Beirut — [March, 24, 2015] — TYCONZ proudly announces that it is the recipient of the SAP® EMEA Partner Excellence Award 2015 in the category “Platform Solutions” as well as the Best MENA SAP Partner in indirect revenue contribution award…

cardio

CardioDiagnostics is a medical technology innovation company established in USA and having R&D offices in Lebanon. The company develops sophisticated proprietary technology for continuous wireless monitoring of cardiac patients. Its core technology has improved the lives of thousands of patients…

transterra

In the past few years, a new form of communication has been sweeping the globe: Brand Journalism. It may sound light and fluffy, though it’s anything but. Once upon a time, products sold themselves. Sadly, that’s no longer the case…

Leap

Beirut, March 18, 2015:  Speaking at this year’s ArabNet Conference, Henri Asseily launched Leap Ventures; a MENA-focused venture capital firm that bridges the series B gap in the digital and technology sectors. The first fund of the newly announced venture…

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