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EARLY BIRD REGISTRANTS FOR STARTUP DAY WORKSHOP NO LATER THAN MONDAY, 1:00 PM, OCT 18TH WILL GET RM100+ WORTH OF GOODIES !!

Startup Day @ Penang

Monday, October 18, 2010 at 5:30 PM - Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 7:30 PM (Singapore Standard Time Singapore Time)

Startup Day @ Penang

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Early Bird Participant (KUMUDA Member)   more info 1 Ticket Ended RM85.00 RM0.00
Early Bird Participant (Non-KUMUDA Member)   more info 1 Ticket Ended RM90.00 RM0.00
INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT (non-student)
FREE T-shirt & other available goodies still applicable. While stocks last...
5 Tickets Ended RM100.00 RM0.00
STUDENT/SOCIAL Entrepreneur (30 years or younger) - JUST ADDED!
Fees subsidized by Kelab Usahawan Sosial PID Balik Pulau. Participants still entitled for FREE Domain worth up to RM35 and FREE LIMITED Edition T-shirt. More info about KUS-PIDBP at http://balikpulau.kuspid.com
10 Tickets Ended RM50.00 RM0.00
GROUP/SPONSOR participants (3-5)
15% OFF. Ideal for schools, higher learning institutions, organisations/groups to sponsor/save.
Sold Out Ended RM85.00 RM0.00
GROUP/PARTNER package (6++)
Besides 20% discount, organization's name will be mentioned as Partner for the workshop.
6 Tickets Ended RM80.00 RM0.00
DONATE   more info Ended
- CLOSING CEREMONY ONLY (5:30p-7p, Mon, Oct 19th) -   more info 9 Tickets Ended Free RM0.00

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Event Details

For the first time in Southeast Asia, Startup Weekend-inspired workshops will be held to inspire, guide and teach as many as 360 existing or would-be entrepreneurs in a span of 10 days starting October 19th until October 28th.

Leading these one to three-day workshops in four-cities tour throughout Peninsular Malaysia, dubbed the "Ignite Your Startup Tour" -- starting in Penang Island in the north, and in ending Johor Bahru at the southern tip with Kuala Lumpur & Kota Bharu in between, will be Mr Marc Nager, one of the directors of Seattle, USA based Startup Weekend. Mr Nager has personally helped advise and create hundreds of new startup ventures in just the last year alone, and thus will be instrumental to help spark the startup business movements in Malaysia. Globally, Startup Weekend has helped educate over 17,000 entrepreneurs and launched over 560 new startup ventures with over 36% of the Startup Weekend Startups continue to run after three months.


WELCOME SPEECH TO BE DELIVERED BY:

       YBhg Dato' Redza Rafiq, Chief Executive, The Northern Corridor Implementation Agency (NCIA)


KEY MOTIVATIONAL SPEECH BY:

       Mrs Bismillah Khatoon Abdul Kader (CEO/MD, Internexia - Education)


CONFIRMED MENTORS LIST:-

  1. YBhg Dato' Mohd Noor Kamaludin (MD, Penang Cluster Alliance Sdn Bhd)
  2. Mr Abdul Gaffor Mohd Mydin (COO, Mutiara .com Sdn Bhd - GLC)
  3. Mr Calvin Yeoh (Chairman, ACCA Member Network, Penang - Accountancy)
  4. Mr Dhaksinamoorthy Balakrisnan (CEO, Warisan Global)
  5. Mr Dzulkafli Jalil (CEO, Smart Lab - Electronics, various)
  6. Mr Hishamuddin Mohamed Amin (CEO, Aspati Group - Multimedia, various)
  7. Mr Hasanuddin Saidin (CEO, Innovation Exchange Bhd @ USM)
  8. Mr Jeffrey Lim (CEO, Emanate - Software)
  9. Dr Janaka Low (CEO, Foundasoft Technologies)
  10. Mr Rizal Alwani (Head of Enteprise Development, Sanggar Sains)

and more soon...

 

INVITED GUEST ORGANISATIONS FOR CONSULTATION:-

  1. Penang State Goverment & supporting agencies - InvestPenang & PDC
  2. Supporting Federal Government agencies & corporations: PERDA, FAMA, TEKUN, MARA, MDEC, SKMM and SKM)
  3. Angkatan Koperasi Kebangsaan Malaysia Berhad (ANGKASA)
  4. Maktab Kerjasama Malaysia (MKM)
  5. Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM)
  6. Gabungan Pelajar Melayu Semenanjung (GPMS)
  7. Penang Joint Chamber of Commerce & member organisations
  8. Penang Cluster Alliance and member organisations - TechBiz, ScoPe, ICT Penang
  9. Microsoft Malaysia
  10. DiGi Telecommunications


Representatives from all Media organisations invited and welcome to contact Atiqah@kumuda.org for our official Media Kit.

STARTUP DAY CONTENTS:-

  • Recognizing Opportunities
  • Evaluating Ideas
  • Creation of Ideas (ideas forming, sharing and grouping)
  • Power Networking (Lunch) :D
  • Game: Half Baked
  • Learn how to pitch your idea
  • The Invention, your beliefs and your people.
  • The 15 second elevator pitch
  • Pitch Competition (in Groups)
  • Mentoring Session (Participants need to pre- book)
  • Networking Cocktail

(yes, all of them in just one day, and more!  For full agenda, refer http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?pid=15011148&l=df30a19c24&id=502860363)


JUST RM100 (or LESS for early birds or groups - by or before 1pm, Monday, 18 OCT 2010, while seats are available) to join in the fun, and actually kickstart your great idea!


For more continuously updated details, refer:-

  1. http://startupday.pp.my
  2. http://startupweekend.org
  3. http://facebook.com/event.php?eid=118292004893168


It is targeted by the organising team that
at least ten new startups will immediately emerge from each city that Ignite Your Startup Tour stops.

Startup Day workshops will be held in Penang (Sunway Hotel George Town, Oct 18-19), Kelantan (Dewan Keusahawanan Terbuka, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Oct 26-27) and Johor (Persada International Convention Centre, Oct 28) and the 3-day Startup Weekend will be held in Kuala Lumpur (Plug & Play Technology Garden, Oct 22-24).

Overall
Ignite Your Startup programme is supported by the United States Embassy in Kuala Lumpur and MSC Malaysia.


BIG BONUS AFTERWARDS - Learn How during "Ignite Your Startup" workshop...


Ignite Your Startup Tour (Startup Day & Startup Weekend Malaysia)

In Penang, Startup Day is co-organized by Koperasi Usahawan Muda Pulau Pinang Bhd (KUMUDA - Penang Young Entrepreneurs Co-operative) and sponsored by the Northern Corridor Implementation Agency (NCIA) - http://kumuda.org (Cik Atiqah, En. Hadi or En. Nasir - 04-866-2706 / 04-866-0098 / startupp@kumuda.org)

In Kelantan, Startup Day is co-organized by Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK). http://umk.edu.my (Pn. Wan Tik - wantik@umk.edu.my - 019-983-4219 )

In Johor, Startup Day is co-organized by the Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA). http://www.irda.gov.my (En. Ridzuan - ridzuan@irda.com.my)

In Kuala Lumpur, Startup Weekend is fully organized by Global Entrepreneurship Sdn Bhd and will be hosted by Plug & Play. http://warisanglobal.com (Ms. Vivian - vivian@gewmalaysia.com - 012-307-0658)


See you there!

Thank you & Sincerely,

Nasir Sobri
with Team KUMUDA & Partners

Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

http://kumuda.pp.my

Have questions about Startup Day @ Penang? Contact the organizer

When & Where

33 New Lane
Penang, 10400
Malaysia

Monday, October 18, 2010 at 5:30 PM - Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 7:30 PM (Singapore Standard Time Singapore Time)


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