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Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Development

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04
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06
November
2019
Location: 
Beirut, Lebanon



Encouraging entrepreneurship is considered an effective opportunity to address unemployment, economic empowerment and sustainable socio-economic development, especially among the youth and women. The development of entrepreneurship was accelerated and advanced by the technological developments that offer novel alternatives to performing services and developing products, more efficiently and competitively.
 
The objective of this meeting is to discuss solutions to bridge the gaps in the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems of the Arab region. The focus will be on techno-preneurs and their role in addressing SDGs.
 
Discussions will focus on measures, mechanisms and options for strengthening the cooperation among various entities to boost entrepreneurship in the Arab region through technology and innovation.  The role of National Technology Transfer Offices in enhancing