Apr 28, 20182018-04-28 00:00:00 2018-04-28 00:00:00 Asia/Beirut Get in the Ring Beirut Lebanon Erwin Retel email@example.com
For every participant, we have great opportunities:
Attendees will get the chance to participate in meet ups and get to know what local tech founders are working on and learn how they are creating a new future for everyone! They will also be able to assist the Champion jury in choosing the final winner who will be traveling to the finals at the Global Meetup to represent Lebanon.
Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with innovators and investors. Whether you are a tech enthusiast or an investor, check out the participating companies and request the matchups!
Compete against thousands of startups globally, win awards, get exposure and connect with fans to scale up your business.
Practice your pitch together with peers and get feedback from the Speed@BDD team during the training session.
During the selection round, you will pitch for a spot on the main stage of the selection event. You will have to pitch in front of an experienced jury and convince them why you should proceed to the next round.
Participate in one-on-one pre-matched speed dating sessions with investors and business leaders and discover business opportunities together.
The highlight of every Get in the Ring event. During the award show, the best startups will battle on the main stage, show what they’ve got, and compete for the attention of potential fans and a ticket to the global final.
Global Winner Get in the Ring ’12
Global Winner Get in the Ring ’13
Global Winner Get in the Ring ’14
Global Lightweight Winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16
Global Middleweight Winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16
Global Heavyweight Winner Get in the Ring ’15/’16
Global Lightweight Winner Get in the Ring ’16/’17
Global Middleweight Winner Get in the Ring ’16/’17
Global Heavyweight Winner Get in the Ring ’16/’17
About M.I.C.E Lebanon
M.I.C.E. Lebanon enhances the local exhibition industry through constant innovation and international know-how and provides world-class exhibitions, that meet international standards, influence industry players, create market opportunities, and enhance business relations. Our main aim is to reposition Lebanon as a leading exhibition destination in the Levant, Middle East and North Africa region.
In 2017, M.I.C.E. Lebanon hosted SmartEx, a dedicated exhibition under the patronage of the Ministry of Telecommunications alongside with the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Beirut and Mount-Lebanon. The Innovation platform gathered over 5,559 industry professionals under one roof, and featured hundreds of leading brands among various technological fields and industries including Security, MIS, Automation, Retail,and Telecom profiles.
Speed@BDD is a Beirut-based tech startup accelerator that strives to create an elite community for top-notch startups in Lebanon. It accepts startups at the idea and early stages, and is tasked with producing the region’s next high-growth businesses, particularly in the software, digital, and Web/mobile industries. Speed@BDD is a collaborative effort between Lebanon’s leading investment funds and entrepreneurship support organizations: Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP), Berytech Fund II, IM Capital, Lebanon For Entrepreneurs (LFE), and Bader.