Innovation… What & How?

May 28, 2013 in General by Roger Khater

I constantly came across entrepreneurs with a brilliant idea that they cannot share, fault to be stolen and been implemented by someone else.

My response is quick and simple: if you cannot protect your idea, you are better off seeking another one.

So, before getting into a business modeling and/or planning, you better assess well your idea, introducing as many innovation into it, to protect or delay copying as much as possible.

What is Innovation? Read the rest of this entry →

Rocket Your Data Analysis Skills

May 16, 2013 in Technology Round Table by walid.semaan

trtwalid3During April’s Technology Round Table,  we discussed a very important matter, which is a burden to all data users: How a software can analyse data for them.

Matrix TRC did a demo that showed how its innovative solution Triple One meets this requirement. It started by showing the link between music and data analysis and how the software defines variables for analysis automation in the same logic as musical notes. We also run analysis with the simple Drag n Drop concept by which the user selects variables and get instant results. Read the rest of this entry →

GSVC Local Finalists at Berytech Digital Park

April 29, 2013 in General by Camille Khoury

Following the Global Social Venture Competition, 10 local finalists were selected to benefit from a business plan and mentoring academy. In addition, Berytech offered them an incubation for the period of 3 months in Berytech Digital Park’s DigiHive, a very new co-working space.

The target of this opportunity is to give them access to an adapted working environment helping them develop their business plans and be ready for funding. Also, targeted coaching programs will be offered by Berytech and GSVC partners.

You can read more about each of the finalists below.

Welcome to Berytech DigiHive! Read the rest of this entry →

Voice Casting for Hachette Antoine

April 26, 2013 in General by Michèle Tyan


DJINNHOUSE voice casting_1At Djinn House, we are giving you the opportunity to feature your voice for Hachette Antoine. If you have a good voice and a great english or american accent, have fun recording an audiobook.

All ages are welcome: kids, teens and adults.

Call: 04 – 400 243 or 04 – 400 236

Or email:

Mowgli Mentorship Experience Goes Social

April 1, 2013 in Berytech News, Entrepreneurship by Camille Khoury

MME-March2013As part of the support program for the Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) finalists, Mowgli Foundation, in partnership with Berytech, kick started the first yearlong Mowgli Mentoring Experience (MME) for social entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.  The GSVC is an international business plan competition for social entrepreneurs, which is gratefully supported by several key partners including Saint-Joseph University, BLC Bank and MercyCorps Egypt. Read the rest of this entry →

Boulot… Boulots à plein temps.

March 21, 2013 in General by Michèle Tyan

…A bercé mon cœur pour la vie… (C. Trenet)

IMG_4150Certaines fois je me dis que j’en ai marre d’être une femme moderne à jongler avec l’emploi du temps des enfants et les salaires, les budgets et les supermarchés, les projets et les activités, la nounou et les employés, le pédiatre et le comptable, la fièvre et les échéances, les bobos et les angoisses, les nuits blanches et les jours sans fins.

Certaines fois je me dis que j aimerais bien ne pas avoir l’esprit éclaté, en pop-corn permanent, ne pas être envahie par mon travail en jouant avec mes enfants, ne pas avoir un pincement au cœur en tournage ou en plein montage.

Certaines fois j’aimerais être calme et sereine avoir une vie règlementée, mais quand j’y pense je me dis que je m’ennuierais. Read the rest of this entry →