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TechDays 2019

THE NEXT SOCIETY and the European Commission through the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP), with the support of StartUp Morocco and ANIMA Investment Network, organised the 1st edition of #TechDays, an event for cluster managers from Europe and the Middle East and North Africa region, which took place in Casablanca, Morocco, from 9 to 11 April 2019, in the margins of the Logismed exhibition.

09 | 04 | 2019

Participants of the THE NEXT SOCIETY TTO Bootcamp in Lebanon

Technology Transfer Bootcamp Lebanon

The "TTO bootcamp : From Research to Innovation", organised by Berytech aimed at turning research and innovation projects that are close to markets, to potential viable business projects covering the essentials of :Intellectual Property (Assessment, rights & protection), technology development and commercialization, entrepreneurship process & business modelling, access to market and funding.

06 | 03 | 2019


Call for experts - Lebanon

In direct line with the public-private dialogue conducted during advocacy panel meetings since the beginning of THE NEXT SOCIETY in Beirut, the initiative is launching an open consultancy for the support of Technology Transfer in Lebanon. The selected experts will be in charge of conducting a technical assistance mission to support the development of a technology transfer mechanism in universities in Lebanon. This call is open for Lebanese and international experts and applications should be sent to THE NEXT SOCIETY coordination team welcome@thenextsociety.co before February 28, 2019.

12 | 02 | 2019

Participant of the Leader Mentor Training in Morocco

Morocco Leader Mentor Training - November 2018

The Leader Mentor Training is an intensive and highly interactive and experiential workshop where mentors are able to explore and understand the possibility and potential of mentoring, appreciate the foundations of great mentorship, develop the skills that underpin all great mentors and give them tools that can help structure the working relationship with those they seek to support.

07 | 02 | 2019

THE NEXT SOCIETY Club Brochure multicolor cover


THE NEXT SOCIETY implements an action plan that aims at mobilising, promoting and strengthening new innovation ecosystems in the Mediterranean. Until 2020, THE NEXT SOCIETY will directly reach over 190 incubators, accelerators and clusters and 300 growth companies, and will support almost 60 technology transfer offices in valorising their research. This pilot action plan, which is co-financed by the European Union, targets 7 Mediterranean countries: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Palestine, Jordan and Lebanon.

30 | 01 | 2019


THE NEXT SOCIETY & DiafrikInvest @ Startup Africa Summit - December 2018

After BigBooster in 2017, the second acceleration bootcamp of THE NEXT SOCIETY's Start-up Booster Track was organised by StartUp Maroc with the support of BigBooster and DiafrikInvest, an initiative led by ANIMA Investment Network, in the framework of the Startup AFRICA SUMMIT from 6 to 8 December 2018 in Rabat, Morocco.

06 | 12 | 2018

THE NEXT SOCIETY Cluster Booster Track

THE NEXT SOCIETY Cluster Booster Track Barcelona 2018

11 clusters from Northern Africa and the Middle East travelled to Barcelona to discover and learn from successful Catalan clusters thanks to the Cluster Booster Track, THE NEXT SOCIETY support programme for Mediterranean clusters.

03 | 12 | 2018

 The Mediterranean of the Future

THE NEXT SOCIETY @ The Mediterranean of the Future – Act II

Organised by the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, "The Mediterranean of the future" offered an open meeting space aimed at bringing together public and private stakeholders, recognised at the Euro-Mediterranean and international level for their contribution to defining and implementing actions to support Youth and Innovation on 13 November 2018.

13 | 11 | 2018

Web Summit

THE NEXT SOCIETY @ Web Summit – November 2018

The very first NEXT SOCIETY’s International Market Mission organised in the framework of the Web Summit. It gathered a delegation of entrepreneurs in Lisbon, Portugal during this event- the leading and largest tech conference in the world - from 5 to 8 November, 2018 to join the very first International Market Mission of the Start-up Booster Track.

05 | 11 | 2018