ACSI2 Open House

Unleashing Impactful Innovations

A virtual open house series for the Asfari Challenge for Social Innovation Accelerator program, second edition.

Meet the Bloom and Asfari team and learn more about the second edition of the Asfari Challenge for Social Innovation program for idea and prototype stage social entrepreneurs in Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan, and the Syrian diaspora, and how we can work together to unleash impactful ideas in the region and beyond. 

Day 1
Tools to Fuel Your Personal & Startup Growth
Bloom’s Framework for Growth and the ACSI2 Accelerator

Date: Monday, September 26, 2022 | Time: 4 PM GMT +3

Are you a social innovator? Do you want to grow your social enterprise and increase your impact? 

Join us to learn more about the ACSI2 Accelerator program designed for social enterprises in their ideation or prototype stage and how ACSI2 is leveraging the Bloom Framework and Tools for Growth for more impact. 

During the session, we will : 

  • Set the ground and meet the community
  • Introduce the ACSI2 program
  • Introduce the Bloom Framework and Tools for Growth
  • Meet the team

Day 2
What is Important in Life

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022 | Time: 4 PM GMT +3

Join us to reflect and harvest your current ideas. Then, compare this with the top 5 regrets of people on their deathbeds and some of the scientific basis of the good life from positive psychology to begin a general inquiry of what is important to you in life.

Featuring Pascal Kolbe

Day 3
Meet the Alumni of ACSI1!

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022 | Time: 4 PM GMT +3

Come meet the alumni of the first edition of the Asfari Challenge for Social Innovation that took place in 2020. You will have the opportunity to learn from the insights of previous participants on the tools that this program brought them and where it has led them today.


A’laa Chbaro from WonderEd
Fahd Jamaleddine from Inspiration Garden
Hany Anan from Takadam
Rawane Affara from Ringlet Learning

Day 4
Art for Active Citizenship

Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022 | Time: 4 PM GMT +3

Art has always been a fundamental pillar of expression in all its forms. Inspiration is everywhere, and we aspire to inspire you to make your ideas a reality! Join us to meet civic artists/activists and learn more about their motivation, causes, and journey of creation!


Do-si Farah
Eddy Aziz
Elio Srour

Register for the ACSI2 Open House Series