News and Events

BRIC and CNRS-L Sign MoU
Tackling Energy, Water, and Climate Challenges

13 March 2018 , Beirut, Lebanon

An MoU was signed on March 13, 2018 between BRIC Director Dr. Hassan Ghaziri and the National Center for Remote Sensing, represented by Secretary General of the CNRS-L, Dr. Mouin Hamze.
The MoU will formalize the relationship between the two institutions for sharing expertise, data, human resources and researchers to develop and implement projects on energy, water, and climate challenges, in addition to other technological projects of common interest.


Swiss Delegation Visits the Women's Coalition for Tripoli

22 February 2018 , Tripoli, Lebanon

A delegation from the Swiss Parliament including Montreux Mayor Laurent Wehrli, Deputy Ambassador of Switzerland to Lebanon Elizabeth Galen, and National Program Support Officer Maria Abdel Rahman, met with the Women's Coalition for Tripoli at their Center in Tripoli.....

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REDEC 2018

1-2 November 2018, Beirut- Lebanon

REDEC 2018 is a specific scientific conference that helps in finding innovative and adequate solutions for energy saving and production in developing countries. During the first REDEC 2012, the second REDEC 2014 and the third REDEC 2016 conferences, participants from across the globe have discussed the scientific issues that were presented and subsequently published in IEEE Xplore ...

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SmartEx 2018

25-28 April 2018, Forum De Beyrout, Beirut- Lebanon

This year, BRIC will take part in the SmartEx exhibition that will be held from April 25-28, 2018, at the Forum De Beyrouth.
As an exhibitor this year, BRIC will showcase its latest work in technological innovation, as well as social development. ...

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18-20 April 2018, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK), Jounieh - Lebanon

MENACOMM (Middle East & North Africa COMMunications) Conference 2018 is organized by IEEE Communications Society – Lebanon Chapter and Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK in collaboration with IEEE Communications Society – Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Tunisia Chapters. The objective of MENACOMM Conference 2018 is to bring together researchers from academic institutions and industry from all over the world.
Dr. Mohammed Husseini is a member of the organizing committee of MENACOMM 2018. ...

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12-14 September 2017, Mövenpick Hotel, Beirut - Lebanon

SENSET2017 is the first International Conference on Sensors, Networks, Smart and Emerging Technologies. It is a multi-track event that will be held between Tuesday 12 September and Thursday 14 September 2017 in Lebanon ...

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ArabNet Conference 2017, Beirut, Lebanon

ArabNet Conference 2017, Beirut, Lebanon

The Beirut Research and Innovation Center participated in the 2017 ArabNet Conference held on February 22, 2017 at the Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand Hotel.
BRIC Director, Dr. Hassan Ghaziri, participated as a panelist as part of the Entrepreneurship Track of the conference. ...

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Seminar on Collaborative Innovation – Universities, Enterprises and Capital Risk

Held on February 17th, 2017 at the ULF, Clemenceau, Beirut, Lebanon

Under the auspices of the Minister of Education and Higher Education, the seminar was jointly organized by the Université Libano-Française (ULF) and the Beirut Research and Innovation Center (BRIC) and in collaboration with the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)....

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Visit and Presentation by Ziad Sankari

Presentation: March 30th, 2016

EEG-Based Analysis of Cortical Connectivity in Alzheimer’s Disease


COMSOL Workshop at BRIC

Workshop: March 10th, 2016

This introductory workshop provided an opportunity to explore the capabilities of COMSOL Multiphysics and the Application Builder in a hands-on setting. Participants learnt the fundamentals of modeling with COMSOL, set up and solved a model with help from the COMSOL staff.



Conference on Sept 20th - 22th, 2013, Beirut, Lebanon

The Middle East Conference on Antennas and Propagation. MECAP’16 will be in Beirut on (Sept. 20, 21, 22) ....

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Quel avenir pour le bien-vivre-ensemble au Moyen-Orient?

Conference on November 5th - 7th, 2013, Beirut, Lebanon

With the collaboration of St Joseph University and l'Institut Français, Beirut Research and Innovation Center (BRIC) organized a two-day conference in Beirut, on November 5th - 7th, 2013 ....

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Problems Faced by Syrian Refugee Students

Held on Saturday June 29th, 2013 at the Naufal Palace, Tripoli, Lebanon

On Saturday June 29th, 2013, BRIC organized a meeting in Tripoli at the Naufal Palace to assess the problems faced by Syrian refugee students and to discuss the possible solutions for these problems. All involved parties such as international and Lebanese organizations, the government and representatives of Syrian Education Commission were present at the meeting.


Partnership with the Lebanon Mine Action Center (LMAC) - Lebanese Army

Held on Friday May 24th, 2013

On Friday May 24th, 2013, BRIC celebrated the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Lebanon Mine Action Center (LMAC) of the Lebanese Army, marking the launch of a partnership on the Humanitarian Demining Research Program (HDRP).


Oil Resources in Lebanon: Challenges and Prospects

Discussion Panel: May 9th, 2013

Under the Patronage of H.E. Mr. Gibran Bassil, Minister of Energy and Water, La Sagesse University (Faculty of Political Science and IR), and alongside BRIC held a conference titled "Oil resources in Lebanon - Challenges and Prospects" at Sagesse University, Firn El Chebbak on May 9th, 2013. Conference Attendees included a large audience of experts, media and students ....

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