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- Share experiences & challenges
- Develop competencies & skills.
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LATEST NEWS
2017/09/06
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Mix N' Mentor Beirut 2017 - by WAMDA
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Let expert mentors lend a hand Join us at BDD 1280 on September 8 from 9:00 am till 5:30 pm for Wamda's Mix N’ Mentor Beirut 2017! You will get to meet experts and mentors from all over the region to get feedback and advice on overcoming the problems you're facing, and learn from other entrepreneurs' experience. The full-day event will include mentorship sessions on various topics, such as team building, user acquisition, business development and fundraising, where entrepreneurs will be matched with mentors based on their profiles and challenges. DESCRIPTION Mix N’ Mentor Beirut 2017 Mix N’ Mentor is heading back to Beirut to bring together entrepreneurs with industry experts, investors, and mentors to discuss specific challenges related to small and medium enterprises. The full-day event will include mentorship sessions on various topics, such as team building, user acquisition, business development and fundraising, where entrepreneurs will be matched with mentors based on their profiles and challenges. In the afternoon, there will be workshops on various topics and a fire-side chat, where all groups get together to exchange thoughts and insights. Make sure you stay tuned to get more details about the agenda, our mentors, and workshops. For a look at previous Mix N’ Mentors, you can check out at these photos from previous events in Beirut, Amman, Cairo, Kuwait & Dubai. For registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mix-n-mentor-beirut-2017-tickets-36482131036?discount=mnm17beyukt&utm_source=Community%2B%2B%2BTech%2Btalks&utm_campaign=32fb3cf159-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_08_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c72e6b96a0-32fb3cf159-140152705 {more}
2017/08/17
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2018 VV GROW Fellowship Application
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Due to longstanding popular demand, the 2018 VV GROW Fellowship application has been expanded to include women business owners from around the world. The program offerings will remain the same, but the In-Person training will be a global training workshop, with all fellows joining together in one location to build cross-regional networks. Extended deadline: September 22, 2017 Tentative Global In-Person training dates: May 4-13, 2018 Application link: http://vitalvoices.2018vvgrowfellowshipapplication.sgizmo.com/s3/ {more}
2017/08/16
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Fair Trade Lebanon-corporate gifts that give back
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The spirit of end of year festivities is the spirit of giving. With just few months to go, a round up of a unique selection of corporate gift baskets made of Fair Trade products for the end of the year’s celebrations. “Terroirs du Liban" (TDL) includes more than 75 natural, ethical and authentic Lebanese food products, arak and wines. Check: www.terroirsduliban.com. Fair Trade Lebanon makes a tangible difference to the lives of more than 500 small-scale producers and their families established in Lebanese rural regions. To know more about Fair Trade Lebanon mission and impact, please visit our website: www.fairtradelebanon.org. Fair Trade Lebanese Authentic Mouneh, Arak & Organic Wine gifts are not only ideal for your end of year gifts, but are a real force for good to our country. {more}
2017/08/10-12
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5th International Arab WIC Conference
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Arab WIC| 2017 Annual International Conference for Arab Women in Computing at American University of Beirut on August 10 to 12th, 2017! http://arabwic.aub.edu.lb/. If you haven't registered, please do that asap as rates will go up. {more}
2017/08/04
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The KIP Project on Gender and Sexuality
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The KIP Project's campaign #Mesh_Basita #مش_بسيطة stands for the idea that sexual harassment is not okay, that it should not be normalized, and that there should be legislative reform around these issues in Lebanon. Check out our full video for the campaign, which is held in partnership with the Office of the Minister of State for Women's Affairs, WAMLebanon. Join us in sharing your own photos, videos, and text highlighting that sexual harassment is not okay using the hashtags until August 15, 2017. https://www.facebook.com/theKIPproject/videos/1782181905406104/ Learn more at www.thekipproject.info/mesh-basita {more}
 
THE BOARD
Asmahan Zein
/ President
Salam Yamout
/ Vice-President
Karyl Akilian Momjian
/ Treasurer
Eva Aouad Turk
/ Secretary to the Board
Dania George
/ Accountant
Aline Kamakian
/ Member at large
Cynthia Abou Khater
/ Member at large
WHO THEY ARE
Asmahan Zein
Chairman

Infofort

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Eva Aouad Turk
Founding partner

 Sport Evasion

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Salam Yamout
Regional Director, Middle East

Internet Society 

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Dania George
Leader

 PwC’s Academy

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Karyl Akilian Momjian
Marketing Group

BLC Bank S.A.L.


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Cynthia Aboou Khater
Strategy Manager

Technica International

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Aline Kamakian
Co-founder and CEO d

 Mayrig & Batchig restaurant d

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