Agri-Food Innovation Panel at GEC 2019

Ramy Boujawdeh – Deputy GM of Berytech and Director of the Agrytech Program, attended the 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Congress, whose overarching purpose is to identify new ways of helping founders start and scale new ventures anywhere in the world.

Exhibiting Agri-Food Innovation at HORECA

Members of Berytech, incubated startups from the Agrytech Accelerator Batch 2, members of Qoot the Lebanese agri-food innovation cluster and innovative producers in the same sector participated in Horeca Lebanon 2019 themed “For a better industry”.

The Agri-Food Revolution

Berytech: Lebanon has the human capital to combine science with engineering to save and grow the agriculture sector. What we need is a group of engineers, scientists, and business professionals working together under a national strategy to revive the country’s faltering farming industry.

Zoom In: Besalim, Online Organic Marketplace

What They Do: Besalim is an online organic marketplace that links certified trustworthy organic farmers to consumers. It focused on making organic produce both accessible and affordable to consumers. Their Startup Experience: “We applied to Argytech because we...

Zoom In: Rigino, Data Traceability

What They Do: RiginO is an end-to-end traceability platform enabling food producers and manufacturers to capture, log and track their data across the supply chain in order to expand market access, generate Business growth, improve brand image and company to...

Inspiring Students to Become Agri-Food Innovators

In light of educating students on the different opportunities in the agri-food sector, Berytech ran several workshops for more than 80 students from different universities including the American University of Beirut (AUB), Saint Joseph University (ESIA-M) and University of the Holy Spirit Kaslik (USEK).

Zoom In: Agronline, Straight to The Source

What They Do: Agronline is a B2B e-commerce platform that allows restaurants who want to cut cost on fruits and vegetables to directly reach farmers with their needs, reducing the dependency on wholesalers while improving the cash flow for farmers. It is a...