Lebanese Diaspora Energy

LDE North America 2016

Dear Lebanese, Dear Descendants,
I would like to extend a warm invitation for you to attend the North America Lebanese Diaspora Energy Meeting, in New York, on the 16th & 17th of September 2016.
The regional conference aims to promote the culture of entrepreneurship, with a focus on startups, among leaders like you. Leaders, who lead the way into the future, while keeping Lebanon in their hearts and on their minds.
The conference will celebrate your success stories and will provide a platform to share your experiences. It will bring together experts in information technology, nanotechnology, finance, medicine, energy, robotics, public relations and politics among other fields. In addition, it will serve as a stage to pitch the Lebanese Nationality Restoration Law for probable Beneficiaries.
Furthermore, the conference offers an opportunity to forge an alliance among entrepreneurs, universities, and foundations working in concert to create a climate of boundless opportunities where you can grow your potential. Our diversity is our strength and the prospects of our cooperation are immeasurable.
We are bound by common values, aspirations and a shared vision to turn the Lebanese brain drain into Lebanese global excellence strain for the service of Lebanon and humanity.
Awaiting to see you all there.


Reception on Saturday September 17, 2016, from 6pm to 8pm at the Residence of the Consul General at 9E 76th Street, New York, NY 10021

Reception at the Consul General of Lebanon in New York


To be provided soon...

Friday, September 16, 2016 Saturday, September 17, 2016
07:00-09:00: Registration & Continential Breakfast 08:00-09:00: Continential Breakfast
09:00-10:00: Opening Session 09:00-10:00: Fifth Panel Investment, Diversification and Economic Growth (Banking and Finance/ Services)
10:00-11:30: First Panel Startups and Entrepreneurships: Opoortunities and Challenges 10:30-12:00: Sixth Panel Branding Lebanon:Buy Lebanon & Lebanese Cuisine
11:30-13:00: Second Panel Diversification of Energy Resources 12:00-13:00: Closing Session
13:00-14:45: Buffet Lunch 13:00-14:45: Buffet Lunch
15:00-16:30: Third Panel Educational Partnerships and Healthcare Cooperation: Exchange of Knowledge and Capacity Building 18:00-20:00: Reception hosted by CG Ramadan Consulate General of lebanon, 9E 76th St, New York, NY 10021
16:30-17:45: Fourth Panel Let's Get Connected: Diaspora Narratives & Strengthening Ties (Regaining Citizenship / Lebanon Connect / Lebanese Schools / Lebanese Diaspora Houses / Diaspora Cedar / Lebanese Diaspora Fund / Women Pioneers)
19:00-23:00: Official Cocktail and Gala Dinner-583 Park Avenue, Ny 10065 Lifetime Achievement Award