Events & Activities

30 candidates were selected to be part of the project’s incubation program

Diverse ideas and projects were presented and defended by 38 candidates, ranging from the exploitation of grape pomace in the pharmaceutical and cosmeceutical industries to the exploitation of biomass in animal food or composting or in other farms in the fields of gastronomy or renewable energies.

As part of the incubation programme organized by BESTMEDGRAPE, in Jordan, a selection was conducted to find the final beneficiaries of the project. 

Indeed, the JSSREC (Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship, and Creativity), after releasing the call for applications for the selection of candidates, organized multiple information physical sessions concerning the various organizations of farmers, CEOs of leadership, entrepreneurship companies, environment sectors, universities of engineers, biologists, and other specialties.

 

 

A diverse range of profiles participated in the call for applications and the project received in Jordan 38 candidates for the incubation program. 

The 38 candidates presented with different levels of advancement, some were in the ideation phase, others in the study phase, and others in the prototyping or production phase, and the age of the candidates was 18 and above.

According to a preset evaluation grid and after a tight competition, 30 candidates were selected to be part of the BESTMEDGRAPE project’s incubation program. 

The enthusiasm and strong interest of the candidates was a source of inspiration for the jury which confirms that these candidates will be worthy operators of innovation and change in the Jordanian and Mediterranean economic ecosystem.

The BMG Living Lab Activities in Jordan

 

An agreement between the Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship, and Creativity JSSREC and Al Ahliyya Amman University AAU was signed on Sunday 01/31/2021 to collaborate conducting the Living labs program relevant to the BMG project. 

The AAU will facilitate access of entrepreneurs to laboratories for training and the JSSREC will cover the cost of consumables.

Potential Entrepreneurs selection Interviews

In the Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship, and Creativity (BESTMED Grape Project Partner no.7), 37 potential entrepreneurs have been interviewed in 6 sessions using the Zoom platform by the selection committee, the selection committee was chosen by election.           

The potential entrepreneurs from various interests and have different degrees such as bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. 

The committee evaluated the potential entrepreneurs according to a special evaluation form.

Potential Entrepreneurs selection Interviews

In the Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship, and Creativity (BESTMED Grape Project Partner no.7), 12 potential entrepreneurs have been interviewed by the selection committee on Saturday 9/1/2021, the selection committee was chosen by election.          

The potential entrepreneurs from various interests and have different degrees such as bachelors, masters, and Ph.D.

The committee evaluated the potential entrepreneurs according to a special evaluation form, 4 more sessions to interview the potential entrepreneurs will be held according to the following dates: 17/1/2021, 19/1/2021, 24/1/2021, and 26/1/2021.

BESTMED Grape Orientation Session

JSSREC prepare for the BESTMED orientation session on 3/1/2021 at 6 pm.

Dr. Sabah Saifan will talk briefly about the BESTMED Grape Project, and then Dr. Khaled Khreisat will define and explain the process of the business creation training.

The BESTMED Grape orientation session will provide an excellent opportunity for the potential entrepreneurs to meet the Project Coordinators, trainer,  and each other, ask questions and become acquainted with course logistics.  

Round Table news

First round table of the Bestmedgrape – ENI CBC Med project organized by the Jordan partner  – JSSREC.Flag: Jordan on Apple iOS 13.3
  The event brought together stakeholders from the agriculture, pharmacy, CEOs of leadership, entrepreneurship companies and environment sectors and associated project partners.
  Discussion on topics related to the recovery of grape waste 🍇, operations in cosmetics, nutraceuticals, and others 🧪.
  Discussion about entrepreneurship, the potential entrepreneurs, and their opportunity to start their own business.
Also, We distributed a questionnaire to the stakeholders to suggest a selection criteria for the potential entrepreneurs.
  A big thank you to everyone who participated in this event.
  #Grapes #Industry #bestmedgrape
  #GOMED🍇

Round Table invitation

🍇🍇   Under the Patronage of His Excellency Prof. Rida Shibli

 The President of “Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship and Creativity”

Flag: Jordan on Apple iOS 13.3The Jordanian Partner of BESTMEDGRAPE project funded by ENI CBC MED- EU
                    You are cordially invited to attend the
                 “Round table for stakeholders of BESTMEDGRAPE”
                     On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020, from 10 am till 12 pm. 
                     Location: At the JSSRSEC 
#BESTMEDGRAPE #GOMED #Jordan #Round_Table #Grape  #Business #Entrepreneurship

World Environment Day

Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship and Innovation participates with the world, Jordanian society and its institutions, celebrations of the World Environment Day, which falls on Friday, 6/5 each year.

And it emphasis the importance of preserving and maintaining the environment with all its vital and physical components in achieving the goals of sustainable development.

Dr. Rida Shibli

Association President