The Networking Hub

N.B: The Networking Hub is only accessible to registered attendees wearing the Official Conference Badge or Wristband.

Local Artists Performing Live

Joy Fayad

Thursday Nov 3
1:00PM – 3:30PM
Covers of some of your favorite local and international songs.

Jazzmine Bey

Thursday Nov 3
9:00PM – 11:30PM
Smooth jazz from the trio featuring the sax, bass, and drums.

Arthur Satyan Quartet

Friday Nov 4
1:00PM – 3:30PM
Upbeat jazz tunes from the quartet featuring the sax, bass, drums, and vocals.

Ralph & the Band

Friday Nov 4
9:00PM – 11:00PM
Upbeat covers of some of your favorite local and international songs featuring the bass, guitar, keyboard, and drums.

Red Bull Truck

Friday Nov 4
11:00PM – 2:00AM
DJ set straight out of Red Bull’s massive truck.

Nadi Choueiri

Thursday, Friday, Saturday Nov 3, 4, 5
All day long
Chill out sets from the resident DJ of Off & On/Pre.

Souk el Akel

BDL Accelerate 2016’s Souk El Akel (Arabic for food market) will feature 24 hand-picked independent food stands representing the best flavors from around the world. With Souk El Akel, we are supporting SMEs and family businesses across the country and offering a chance for all international attendees to experience the sights, sounds, and flavors of Lebanese culture.

26 Flavors from around the world

Ice Cream (Popsicles) | Fish in a Cone (Samak Bizri and Octopus) | Cold Stone Ice Cream | Smoked Salmon | Sushi Burrito | Potato Pops | Manakish | Lebanese Bites | Donuts | Merry Cream | Roast Beef Sandwiches | Parmesan Spaghetti | German Sausages | Waffles | Deep Dish Pizza | French Fries | Mexican Tacos | American Coffee | Fresh Juices | Churros | Raclette Cheese | Duck Burger | Cheese Burgers | Choux a la Creme | Eclairs | Cakes

The ideal place to connect and network

Open from 10 AM until Midnight, the Networking Hub is the ideal place to connect and network with the world’s leading executives and entrepreneurs over food, drinks, and ambient music. Don’t forget your badge or wristband, as the Hub is accessible exclusively to registered BDL Accelerate 2016 attendees. The Hub includes at least 25 food and beverage kiosks featuring a broad spectrum of local and international culinary options.

-Opening Hours-

THURSDAY NOV 3: 10AM – Midnight
FRIDAY NOV 4: 10AM – Midnight