Lebanon Youth to Business Forum


Name: Lebanon Youth to Business Forum

Details: Lebanon’s Youth to Business Forum is a unique event powered by AIESEC Lebanon which acts as the premier platform for companies to connect with the next generation of young leaders; engaging them in several topics.

It aims to gather the best talent from the top universities within Lebanon and the MENA region to discuss and converse with leading organizations around the following topics:

Entrepreneurship – Corporate Social Responsibility – Innovation

Register now on: http://menaxlds2013.org/y2bforum/

The event is free of charge

Y2B Schedule

8:30 – 9:50 Opening Ceremony : Delegate Welcoming and Check in Process

10:00 – 10:30 Key Speaker:

Peter Dorman, President of AUB

Tom Fletcher, British Ambassador

10:40 – 12:20 Panel 1(Corporate)

Georgina Ibrahim (CEO of BESST)

Mazen Hajjar (CEO of 961 Beer)

Marc Dfouni (CEO Eastline Marketing)

Ziad Feghali (Founder of Wixel Studios)

12:20 – 12:40 Coffee Break

12:50 – 2:15 Panel 2 (Non-Corporate)

Zeina Saab (Founder of Nawaya)

Lana Chukri (Co-Founder of Paint Up)

Afif Tabsh (President of Aieserve)

2:20 – 2:30 Guest Speaker

Daniel Sadek (Hollywood Producer)

2:30 – 4:00 Lunch

4:10 – 5:10 Workshop Sessions

5:40 – 7:00 Global Village


Workshop 1: Seed Funding and Angel Investment

Imad Khairallah (LBA)

Workshop 2: Things Will Go Wrong

Tamam Yamout (British Council)

Workshop 3: The Small Country Paradox

Local Markets are too small, International Markets are too big

Rabih Haddad (British Council)

Workshop 4:Social Media to establish business connections

Georgina Ibrahim (BESST)

Workshop 5: Human Capital Management

Afif Tabesh (AieServe)

Workshop 6: Pitch in your idea

Nisrine Khatib (Toast Masters)

Place: Issam Fares Hall- AUB

Date: 23 March 2013

Time: 8:00 A.M