Hult Prize Global Summit

Beirut - Lebanon | June 26-30 2019

(By invite only, open to the global Hult Prize community)



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Schedule

Arrival

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm: Pick up from Rafic Hariri International Airport
  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Check-in at Hotels
  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Kick off Dinner (location TBD)
  • 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm: Outdoor Cinema

Hult Prize
Global Summit

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

  • 10:00 am – 1:00 pm: Hackathon
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Lunch
  • 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Outdoor Activities
  • 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Fireside Chat
  • 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Changemaker Festival Tour with the Prime Minister
  • 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm: Ahmad Ashkar Keynote
  • 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm: 2019 Hult Prize Middle East Finals
  • 10:00 pm – 12:00 am: Club Night

Changemaker
Festival

Thursday, June 27, 2019 –
Sunday, June 30, 2019

The 2019 Changemaker Festival & Village will bring together 10,000 youth to celebrate impact, entrepreneurship, and learning – in the center of the historic and picturesque city of Beirut, which overlooks the Mediteranean sea.

The week-long event will feature more than 60 free workshops, a local TEDx event, prominent speakers and panelists, a startup showcase, multiple pitching competitions, networking opportunities with investors, an outdoor cinema, yoga sessions by reknowned experts, a food zone, a wellness area, a Spiderman zipline experience, a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, and much, much more.

Hotel
Recommendations

I. Hostel (40$ – 80$)
– Saifi Urban Gardens
– Hamra Urban Gardens
– Hostel Beirut
– 35 Rooms

II. 3-Star Hotels (90$- 100$)
– White House Apartments
– Marble Tower
– Elysee Residence

III. 4-Star Hotels (100$- 200$)
– Saifi Suites
– Monroe Hotel Beirut
– The Bayview

IV. 5-Star Hotels (150$- 300$)
– Le Gray
– O Monot Boutique Hotel Beirut
– Markazia Suites

VI. Others (40$- 70$)
– Regis Hotel
– Seaside Furnished Flats
– Park Lane Furnished Suites

Travel Agency
Recommendations

Travel Story
+961 5 766 660
+961 71 004 002
info@travelstorylb.com

Bitar Travel & Services
+961 6 601 720
+961 3 081 811
info@bitartravel.com

The national carrier
of Lebanon is Middle East Airlines
www.mea.com.lb/english/home

Visa
Requirements

A. List of countries that don’t require visas to Lebanon:

Bahrain, Jordan, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates

B. List of countries that obtain a visa upon arrival at the airport (no advanced action required)

Algeria, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbajian, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Comoros, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Cyprus,Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia,Germany, Ghana, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, Latvia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luthuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritania, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Norway, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Samoa, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovania, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Yemen

Please make sure to check individual requirements online before booking your flight

C. Countries that require pre-application for a visa need to prepare:

01- A completed application form
02- A passport valid for at least 6 months, and a photocopy
03- A recent 3.5 x 4.5 ID Photo (that complies with standards)
04- A hotel reservation, or a clear address of the place of residence of a citizen, their telephone number, and an invitation sent
by them. The latter has to provide a document that ensures they are Lebanese or have a residence permit valid for at least
3 months.
05- A potential airline ticket that highlights the departure and return dates
06- A detailed account of the 3 last months that brings to life his/her ability to finance the trip
07- A document that highlights the profession of the concerned party
08- If the concerned party does not work, he/she must provide the documents 6 and 7
09- A residence permit valid for 6 months if the concerned party does not reside in his/her country of origin
10- Book appointment for a visa application at local Lebanese embassy

For more info click here

D. Visa Support Letter

If you need a visa support letter, fill out this form