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Hani Alami

JEST
21 September
Bleyenberg
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Hani Alami

Hani Alami is a Palestinian telecommunications tycoon who established a number of telecommunications companies in the country, such as COOLNET. Three years ago he established JEST (Jerusalem Entrepreneurs for Society and Technology), the first entrepreneurship center and hub for startups in East Jerusalem.

JEST promotes and supports technology and the culture of innovation, with special emphasis on programs for women and youth. Here, students, graduates, entrepreneurs and innovators can come together to work on their ideas and projects in an open environment that can be leveraged as the start of an ecosystem.