SMU is honored to announce that the Chechia Team, including MedTech student Narmine ben Aissa and MSB student Salma Barketallah, is the winning team of the Tunisia Open Startup Competition supported by Columbia University (

The finalists, who invented a smart chair that would train its users to sit in a healthy posture to prevent back pain problems, will travel to New York in April 2017 to pitch their idea at the Annual Entrepreneurship Fair of Columbia.SMU is very proud of its young talents and wishes all the best and success to each student. Go Chechia Team!

January 27th 2017