In 2015, FCM involved a special FCM 2015 Chapter: Creative Minds: Inventors and Innovators
MCF launched its first Startup Competition, in collaboration with Google MENA, Berytech, AltCity, and Graycoats. The competition was among young creative individuals whose ideas are making it or have made it into start-ups. The competition highlights the power of the mind to execute ideas from conception to commercialisation and demonstrates the capacity of young Arab entrepreneurs to innovate and make a difference.
The competition was among amazing young talents: Cakyzana,The Croakers, Lawein Ray7in, Moubarmij and I want to.
Mohammad Mourad; Managing Director of Google MENA, Ghassan Hasbani; CEO of Graycoats, David Munir Nabti; CEO and Chief Entrepreneur at AltCity, and Maroun Chammas; Chairman and CEO of Berytech conducted the Q&A session with the participants followed by the audience’s feedback to pick the most applicable and innovative project.
Ultimately Lawein Rayi7 won a project dedicated to the implementation of a decent public transportation system in Lebanon.