The Innovation Factory was opened as a space for individuals and collectives to take their ideas to prototypes and ultimately finished products. (Innovation Factory Beirut)
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In an attempt to offer Lebanese innovators a place to explore and create, Innovation Factory is a one-stop shop for those seeking to do the "impossible" with design thinking in Lebanon.Combining design thinking, industry, technology and business, Zahreddine and longtime partner Karim Attoui opened the factory as a space for individuals and collectives to take their ideas to prototypes and ultimately finished products.While the factory is, on one hand, a co-working space that rents out desk space to individuals, collectives and small companies, it also consists of a core team with expertise in a variety of disciplines.To create the first designs of a prototype, MeaCor sought the help of the Innovation Factory's team.Modeo Systems, a smaller Lebanese company that rented space in the factory has also collaborating with the in-house team to develop prototypes of its self-customizable furniture that customers order via a mobile app.For Arayes, the factory facilitates the process of organizing expertise and material while also offering smaller companies the chance to break into the industry.
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