Tripoli Startup Forum 2017 is the 2nd annual exhibition for North Lebanon Startups and the entrepreneurship ecosystem institutions.
The Theme for this year is Innovation, a key for Economic Empowerment.
In 2016, the forum attracted 400 invited attendees and 35 exhibitors: startups based in North Lebanon as well as support institutions, incubators, and accelerators, such as Kafalat, iSME, LLWB, Altcity, BIAT, and Speed@BDD.
As a result of the positive feedback and high engagement from last year, Tripoli Startup Forum will expand this year in size and content. We anticipate 1,000 attendees from all over Lebanon, with over 50 exhibitors. Tripoli Startup Forum 2017 will take place on Friday, June 30, 2017, at the Rachid Karami International Fair. The event will feature the following main activities:
Panels & Talks: We will be hosting more than 20 speakers and influencers from the field of entrepreneurship and business world to share their expertise and knowledge. Key Topics to tackle in Panels will be around (1) Financing Options for New Businesses (2) Challenges & Potential Solutions for Startups in Lebanon (3) Success Stories and Lessons learned from Lebanese Entrepreneurs
Several workshops will be running during the day such as (1) Access to finance (2) Your first mobile application (3) The road to Mastering UX & UI (4) Conquer the fear of public speaking (5) Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship
Around 30 startups from North Lebanon will be exhibiting at the forum in addition to more than 35 different entities supporting the startup ecosystem such as accelerators, incubators, venture capital, banks, financial institutions, educational institutions, and NGOs.
The Pitching Festival:
Ten teams - Finalists of Startup Seeds Program will be pitching their business ideas to a Jury and the audience. Four winners will be announced at the end of the event (3 Prizes for the regular Track, 1 Prize for the best Social Business).
For Booth Registrations please fill in the form: https://goo.gl/forms/NRglmlLqFgBFBPb43