As Christmas, the season of giving, dawns upon us, we at Lamba Labs wish you happy holidays. We would like to thank everyone who has supported us so far. Without your support, our space could not have carried on. We aim to give you Lambas the best experience and to deliver workshops and talks of the highest standards.
In order for us to continue with our activities, we have to ask you again for your support. We have started a GivingLoop page which will allow you to donate a m...onthly sum to Lamba Labs. This way, you can track your donations and ensure that we keep on with our good work:
Finally, we kindly ask you to spread the word. Share the link on your Facebook pages, and tell your friends about us.
Looking forward to another great year!!
INJAZ Lebanon has launched an application for tech savvy female students under title "Invest Involve Inspire: Women In Tech Edition". The program enables female univerdity students to explore the world of entrepreneurship by working on their startup idea with a product/service in tech or with a tech component. Apply now!!
And that's a wrap for Arabnet 2018!!
Alot of exciting start-ups have exhibited this year. Congrats to Cherpa.io for placing first in Startup Battle competition and for taking the People's Choice Award! Congrats are in order as well to dox (smart battery monitoring system) for ranking second and to Lexyoum (online legal services) for ranking third.
Congrats to the honorary Lamba MJ El Azzi for ranking third in the Ideathon Challenege for her idea-stage startup Ilham (platform... for helping teachers cater to students with dyslexia). In this category, Lemonade Fashion by Arthur Bizdikian ranked first, The Advisory Company ranked second, and Yallabus by Ghassan Zughaib got the People's Choice Award.
Alot of interesting hardware was displayed as well in the Innovation Avenue: from Spike Diabetes Assistant 's demo of their revised smart insulin pen cap, to Mekaprep's autonomous mancouche making machine, to Off The Wall's impressive 4D hologram platform, to Wakecap's smart sensor for construction hats, to E-Light's compact shutter-based home solar panels, to Seabex's smart IoT box for agriculture purposes, to LifeLab's vertical green hydroponic garden, and of course Sirius's smart glove for facilitating the communication of the deaf and mute with other people.
Looking forward to next year's conference!
Deliotte is pleased to be launching DASI, a Middle East-based accelerator for social enterprises. Two winning innovative social enterprises will receive customized Deloitte support packs of advisory services, mentorship, networking opportunities, and skills-development valued at over US$ 100,000. Link: www.deloitte.com/dasi.
Please share with relevant contacts!
A message from one of our Lambas Ahmad Khattab:
" Hey guys. I work with CCC and we are supporting startups in the MENA region who have products in the periphery of construction and renewable energy. So if you have a startup or know of someone who does in that field and around it in the MENA region. Ping me and we can set up a meeting.
Support is anywhere from domain knowledge expertise , to funding pilots , to monetary investments."
To ping him, please send us an email at email@example.com.
From here at Arabnet 2018, we are supporting our collaboraters Cherpa.io by voting for them at the link below. We are also routing for Mary Jo Azzi in the idea stage competition with her idea Ilham, a platform for teachers to modify their tests and content given in class to suit dyslexic students:
The Makers Hub is accepting applications for 10 Lebanese students in its summer camp in Croatia. All details are mentioned in attached brochure. Don't miss out on this opportunity!!!
Support the young people of "Al-Matn El A'ala", in developing an independent hub for young people, Jabal Creative Loft. We are very proud to see two of our alum...ni working on this project Alaa Al Khatib & Maher Ghraizi.
Visit the project on Zoomaal and contribute in making the project a reality.