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May 2016

April 2016

Modeo is going to Startup Sauna – Finland

April 20th, 2016|

www.startupsauna.com April 20, 2016 700 applications, a mere 2% acceptance rate – meet our spring ‘16 batch ... In addition to the Nordics, Baltics, and Eastern Europe, we visited South Korea, Beirut, Ethiopia and Tanzania. [...]

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Modeo is a 2016 GIST tech-i Semi-Finalist!

April 1st, 2016|

Modeo is the only Lebanese startup selected among the 2016 GIST tech-i semi-finalists, a global science and technology entrepreneurship competition led by the U.S. Department of State, and implemented by AAAS. They still need around 2000 votes [...]

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March 2016

Design and Assemble Your Own Custom Furniture with Modeo

March 7th, 2016|

news.arabnet.me , March 7, 2016 Are you tired of looking for the right piece of furniture that fits nicely at your house without over-paying for custom-designed products? Are you tired of the increasingly expensive shipping [...]

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January 2016

Liban : Quand la francophonie distingue l’entrepreneuriat au féminin

January 29th, 2016|

www.lorientlejour.com , January 29, 2016 Deux femmes entrepreneuses ont été primées cette semaine par l'Agence universitaire de la francophonie (AUF) pour leurs projets jugés innovants. Qui a dit que le français n'était plus un passeport pour [...]

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Some assembly required – Modeo – Lebanon’s Top 20

January 22nd, 2016|

www.executive-magazine.com , January 22, 2016 Modeo is a young startup launched in February 2015 which caters to individuals who wish to try their hand at furniture design. Formed by two working architects, Emile Arayes and [...]

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Top 20 Entrepreneurs in 2015

January 22nd, 2016|

http://www.executive-magazine.com/ January 22, 2016 Every year Executive highlights 20 of the finest entrepreneurs in Lebanon. For this year, we focused on companies which either had a strong environmental or social impact, and which had a large [...]

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Speed@BDD Graduates 6 Startups – Next Stop: Silicon Valley

January 14th, 2016|

news.arabnet.me , january 14, 2016 Congratulations to the first 6 Lebanese startups that graduated from Speed@BDD’s first 3-month acceleration cycle. The startups were showcased at the accelerator’s Demo Day held at the American University of [...]

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November 2015

Modeo, concevez vos meubles selon vos envies

November 2nd, 2015|

www.lecommercedulevant.com , November 2, 2015 «Construire des meubles peut-il être aussi simple qu’assembler des Lego » ? Les deux architectes Émile Arayes et Aline Gemayel se sont souvent interrogés sur la manière de meubler un intérieur avec [...]

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September 2015

Meet the First Startups of Beirut’s Speed@BDD Accelerator

September 30th, 2015|

Alexis Baghdadi, Sep 30 2015 Beirut’s tech accelerator, Speed@BDD, has just announced the 7 startups selected for its first round of acceleration. Speed@BDD selected the startups based on strict criteria, starting with the international appeal [...]

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Speed accélère sa première promotion de start-up

September 30th, 2015|

www.lorientlejour.com 30/09/2015 Speed, l'unique accélérateur de start-up technologiques au Liban, s'est réuni hier soir pour fêter le démarrage, la semaine dernière, de sa première promotion de jeunes entrepreneurs. Lancé opérationnellement le 29 juillet dernier après [...]

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May 2015

Agriculture and furniture startups win Lebanon’s Open Innovation Week

May 21st, 2015|

 by Maysaa Ajjan, May 21, 2015 An agriculture startup and a furniture design startup were awarded the top two prizes at Altcity’s Open Innovation Week. “We decided that, since the ideas were really good and had potential, [...]

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February 2015

5 Startups Advance to The Final Stage of Startup Challenge

February 28th, 2015|

After qualifying to take part in the Startup Challenge, the 10 teams attended a week of workshops at Bader Young Entrepreneurs Program to develop further their ideas with the assistance of experts. By the end [...]

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Bader Launches the Startup Challenge

February 21st, 2015|

In collaboration with the World Bank, Bader Young Entrepreneurs Program is organizing The Startup Challenge, which allows young entrepreneurs with innovative ideas to start their entrepreneurial journey with the help of dedicated mentors and experts [...]

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