Since 2017, THE NEXT SOCIETY has been supporting the emergence of talents and innovative leaders who will drive the next trends and usages in 7 Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia.

The movement, initiated by with…

THE NEXT SOCIETY relaunches its mentoring programme between 26 cluster practitioners from both shores of the Mediterranean

After a successful first edition led by , the Cluster Mentoring Reloaded programme is managed by (Catalonia Trade & Investment) as part of action plan initiated by

BigBooster 2019

BigBooster, the international acceleration programme partner of THE NEXT SOCIETY initiative, has unveiled the names of the 51 start-ups selected to participate in Lyon’s Booster Camp from 30 November to 3 December 2020, the first stage of this 5th edition which will also pass through Frankfurt and Barcelona.


Ask An Angel Academy screenshot — 28 October 2020

One size does not fit all: especially in times of crisis, businesses need customized services to navigate uncertainty and adjust to new market demands.

Ask an Angel offers a series of 1:1 meetings between founders and business angels, along with a set of Academies (group meetings) on key business topics.

Berytech, through THE NEXT SOCIETY Advocacy Panel, has been leading on setting a national innovation strategy for Lebanon since 2017, as part of THE NEXT SOCIETY action plan initiated by ANIMA Investment Network and implemented in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia with the financial support of the…

While taking into account the advantages and disadvantages of the existing innovation indicators, FEMISE has created for THE NEXT SOCIETY, a Scoreboard of innovation that takes into account some of the particularities of the region while shedding light on the progress (or lack) achieved so far.

The 78 selected indicators…

For the 3rd consecutive year, the ANIMA network was partner of the Startup AFRICA SUMMIT, organised by , a flagship event of the international programmes DiafrikInvest and THE NEXT SOCIETY, co-financed by the European Union.

Following the success of the 1st edition organised in , the Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation () and the Confederation of Tunisian Citizen Enterprises () organised, in partnership with ANIMA Investment Network and France Clusters, the second edition of #TechDays, that took place in Tunis, at the…

The Acceleration Program organised, from 14 to 17 October 2019 in Lyon, the fourth season of the Booster Camp, an international event open to start-ups to allow them to internationalise their activities by giving them the keys to “think global”.


Innovators shaping the future in the Mediterranean

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