We are the support network that empowers founders to build successful startups

Speed is a tech accelerator based out of the Beirut Digital District that empowers software startups to succeed and scale globally through a 3-month mentorship-driven program, $30,000 in funding, and a lifelong network of mentors and partners.

Details About The Offering
Financial Support


in funding

Acceleration Program

An intensive 3-month mentorship-driven program

that includes in-house mentorship, mentorship from experts, workshops, access to a network of investors, and a free working space at Beirut Digital District, the heart of the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Lebanon


5% equity

that Speed receives from the accelerated startups in exchange for the financial support and the acceleration program

Lifelong network of support

Network of 100+

local and international mentors that are business and technology experts in various industries

Technology Perks

$1M worth of perks from 150+ partners

such as Amazon, Google Cloud, Hubspot, Sendgrid, and others, through Speed’s partnership with the Global Accelerator Network

Silicon Valley Immersion

Speed fully sponsors 2 startups per acceleration cycle to a 2-week immersion program in Silicon Valley, in partnership with LebNet

Techstars Affilite Program

Fast-track referral to 47 Techstars programs

around the world, provided they meet the eligibility criteria of the Affiliate Program


for Cycle VII acceleration deadline is October 11

Application Timeline
speed 1

Deadline: 11 October, 2019

Apply to cycle VII

speed 2

14 October to 4 November, 2019

Interview Phase

speed 3

13 November, 2019

Acceleration Program Begins

Our partners
Our Location

Beirut Digital District 1294
Bechara El Khoury Street
Beirut, Lebanon