Tunisia Chapter
  • Diaspora Summer Networking 2023: A highly successful first edition

    Birth of an alliance of Diaspora Associations Launch of the “Tunisia Global Forum”, a significant international business event to enhance Tunisia’s visibility and attractiveness. Tunis, 02 August 2023 –   Six associations of professional Tunisian diaspora, active in different countries, have decided to unite their efforts to jointly organize an unprecedented summer gathering to interconnect their […] Read More
  • TAYP retreat 2023: Bringing the community together and growing together

    BOSTON, MA – The Tunisian-American Young Professionals (TAYP) is organizing the second annual retreat on May 13th and 14th at the Wylie Center & Tupper Manor in Boston. This event will bring together accomplished professionals from various sectors to support each other and share their experiences. The program will include several workshops related to finance, […] Read More
  • The Doctoral Day: An Opportunity to Empower Tunisian Researchers

    In November 10, 2015, The Tunisian American Young Professionals organization (TAYP), the Information Resource Center (IRC) and the Tunisian Association of Young Researchers (TAYR) together organized their first Doctoral Day on October 28, 2015 at the IRC at the US Embassy of Tunis. The Doctoral Day was the first session of a series of doctoral days […] Read More
  • Afkar Conference: Sustainable Civil Society Towards Effective Local Governance

    On Saturday, April 4, 2015, over 50 key players in Tunisian civil society came together as part of the launch of a new innovative forum for ideas, titled “Afkar” – literally “ideas” in Arabic. Organized by Houssem Aoudi, the President of TAYP’s Tunisia chapter, this was an opportunity for individual stakeholders to come together to […] Read More
  • TAYP Welcomes Tunisia Chapter President Houssem Aoudi

    TAYP is pleased to announce that Houssem Aoudi will serve as the Tunisia Chapter President and as a Vice President within the executive team. Over the next year, TAYP looks to implement new programming around the 4 E’s model: Education, Entrepreneurship, Exchanges, and Export, and Houssem’s experience in media and business will help ensure the […] Read More
  • Observations from a Polling Center Overseer

    I had the great honor to work for the Independent High Authority for the Elections (aka ISIE) during this last 2014 elections, as a polling center agent in Washington DC. Now that elections are over, I would like to write some few words to reflect back on the experience, not only for historical documentation purposes, […] Read More
  • Tunisian Entrepreneur participates to GIST program

    Smarter++, a Tunisian IT startup, founded by Nizar Ben Neji was selected among Top 12 most promising startups to participate in the GIST US Entrepreneurship Journey, a two-week program held in June 2014 at Chicago and Washington DC.  The GIST Initiative (Global Innovation through Sciences & Technology) is a partnership led by the U.S. Department […] Read More
  • Is Policy Analysis needed in Tunisia?

    That was the theme of the Round Table organized on March 17th in Tunis by Young Arab Analysts Network International (YAANI).  This is an initiative of the British Council in partnership with Chatham House, in the region of Middle East and North Africa. YAANI aims to help the creation of a generation of young policy […] Read More
  • A memorable Dinner-Debate with ACYPL Exchange delegation

    By Michael Blumer The TAYP Tunisian chapter board members enjoyed a wonderful dinner with the delegates from the American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL).  We all delved deeper into discussion about the flip-side to what they probably did not hear during their formal meetings with Tunisian politicians, institutions, and students. Such formal meetings were […] Read More
  • American Council for Young Political Leaders visit to Tunisia

    The Tunisian American Young Professionals (TAYP) in partnership with the American Council for Young Political Leaders (ACYPL) hosted a delegation of 7 young American political leaders, in Tunisia, from May 20 to May 25, 2014. The second edition of this program (after a successful first exchange in December 2012) was designed to provide an in-depth […] Read More
  • TAYP Roundtable: Tunisia’s focus on African Markets

    By Christian Hettick The Tunisian American Young Professionals’ Tunisia chapter held a discussion on February 4th, 2014  focused on ways Tunisian companies can win African markets. The conversation brought together TAYPers, business leaders, and several guests of  honor. The meeting was sponsored by Oxford Economics and was addressed by keynote speaker Mr. Jaloul Ayed, former Minister of […] Read More
  • Innovative platform for social television: a Tunisian success story

    Pinhole is building an innovative platform for social television to improve the TV viewing experience and help producers reach more audience online. This is one of the companies that TAYP worked closely with its founders and provided advice and mentoring when needed as part of our entrepreneurship mentoring and coaching program. The idea of a the […] Read More