The Web Summit hosts over tens of thousands of the brightest minds in technology every year and allows people to network, meet with journalists and connect with potential investors.
This year, among the 10,000 other attendees from all over the world, 6 Lebanese startups attended the event of which three had a stand in the exhibition area.
Forum de Beyrouth witnessed an interesting event organized by Red Bull on the 23rd of November: SoundClash. Mashrou’ Leila vs Who Killed Bruce Lee.
There were several activities outside that kept the crowd busy while waiting for the event to start.
Made by Ashekman team member
Cartoonize yourself. There was quite a crowd on [...]
I had the honor to meet artist Sandra Arslanian a while back at a music event and I appreciated every moment.
I love her art process and how she goes about things. The vocalist and pianist is back with a 2nd album this year called Home. The release concert is scheduled for November 30 at Art Lounge. Don’t miss it!
sandmoon era 2013 is [...]
Windows 8.1 will be available starting October 18; here is the press release:
Microsoft Lebanon announced today the global availability of Windows 8.1, a feature-rich update to its popular Windows 8 operating system, enabling customers to create experiences that keep pace with their lives — at work, at home or on the go. Beginning October 18 [...]
Talfen was a great help to look up New Year’s Eve events last year. This year won’t be any different:
The search is made easy as events are grouped by categories:
New Year Parties in Beirut
New Year Parties outside Beirut
New Year Parties by Budget
The site is also mobile friendly if you’re having the “What’s t [...]
Thumbs up to Zaatar W Zeit for the competition and for encouraging photography!
For more information about Zaatar W Zeit you can:
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The Lebanese Climbing Association organized a cleanup of their favorite climbing site in Lebanon, Harissa Tannourine – Chir el Ribazi on October 14th with the patronage of the mayor of Tannourine, Cheikh Mounir Tarabay and the support of Ets. Jadir (Matériaux de Construction et Quincaillerie).
There is a large pile of empty beer bottles [...]
A photo report of the day!
For more pictures, check the Light the Phoenician torch with the British Ambassador album on my Facebook Page.
I was invited a couple of days ago to a private event: StyleMEBeirut at Le Gray Hotel with Stoli where we got to meet designers.
The crowd was lovely and I enjoyed a good time meeting new people and appreciating new designs.
Check StyleMEBeirut with Stoli album on the Facebook Page for more pictures!
The home-grown to Hollywood was a music opportunity offered by triplew.me and EMI Music for undiscovered Middle Eastern musicians to win an amazing trip to Hollywood where they get to visit and record at the prestigious Capitol Records.
Makshoof Music is an open platform for original music made by any musicians/band based in the region where [...]