House of Today’s efforts to support design extends to a broader spectrum and a further audience.
“My work notes” a lecture by Massimiliano Locatelli 
Sursock Museum at 6pm on December 8th, 2016

Lecture for House of Today by international acclaimed architect and professor at Colombia University, Massimiliano Locatelli. A discussion about what inspires and influences him as a designer and architect.

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“Dialogues” a lecture by Snohetta
Sursock Museum at 7pm on December 8th, 2016

Lecture for House of Today by internationally operating architect and design firm Snohetta. Robert Greenwood and Daniel Berlin from Snohetta are discussing the process of design and collaboration.
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Projet de License
Product Design Students Graduation Project 
Academie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA), 2015, 2016, 2017

ALBA school of Design invited House of Today for the first time in 2015 to be part of the jury to grade ALBA product design students' graduation project.
The theme of the assignment was DO|Eat.

Since then, Jessy Bustros, director of House of Today, has been a recurrent member of the jury for the Academie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA) Product Design program graduation projects.
Donation of Material
Putting Materials To Good Use
Giving to Starch Foundation, May 2015

House of Today handed over eight carton boxes to Starch Foundation and its designers, filled with useful materials such as; paint, cork, paper bags, stationary, rolls of fabric, hangers, jars, beads, threads, sewing and embroidery materials etc.

Valentina Carretta’s Role-Play Student Workshop
Academie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA), December 2014

House of Today invited Valentina Carretta to moderate a workshop open to 20 ALBA Product design students from different years. The objective was to create a symbolic city through the design of a set of very simple buildings made of geometric wooden modular blocks.
Roundtable Lecture
Roundtable Lecture with ALBA Design Students
Academie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA), December 2014
House of Today facilitated a roundtable lecture at ALBA school of design that focused on the opportunities of the luxury industry vis a vis crafts and handmade knowhow. Invited designers; Christian Haas, Valentina Carretta, shared their experience in working with a big panel of manufacturers with various techniques, materials and in different countries. This discussion allowed a better understanding on how they each engage with different production ecosystems; helping bridging the gap between the dynamic of Lebanese designers today and the difficulties perpetuating traditional knowhow in our country.
Lebanese Autism Society
Pin for Lebanese Autism Society!
ABC Ashrafieh, November 2014
House of Today created this state of the art installation to raise awareness for Lebanese Autism Society. Passersby were encouraged to buy a bag of pins for 5,000 Lebanese Pounds to be hung on the board creating a Panda design. We were able to sell 6,600 pins to complete the Panda and help crowd fund for Lebanese Autism Society.