MANILA

15 Aug 2018

Event description

Seedstars World is coming back to Manila!

The 8 best startups from the Philippines will be invited to pitch in front of an investment panel and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Manila 2018. The winning startup will join the global Seedstars Family and get a free trip to both the Seedstars Asia Regional Summit and the Seedstars Global Summit that include our tried and tested bootcamp and investor forum, and the opportunity to win up to USD 1 million in equity investments. It's a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups. Winners will also be considered for acceleration in the Seedstars Growth Program.

In addition to seeing the top startups pitch, you can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and one flight ticket for the winner to come to Switzerland to compete for over $1mn in investment.

Register to attend or apply to pitch below, if your startup fits the following criteria:
1. Less than 2 years old
2. Less than USD 500k raised to date
3. Have an MVP

Attendee Registration

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Program

17:30 - 18:00
Arrival and networking
18:00 - 18:15
Welcome and Kick-Off
18:15 - 19:00
1st Pitching Session
19:00 - 19:10
Quick Coffee Break
19:10 - 19:55
2nd Pitching Session
19:55 - 20:30
Jury deliberation, Networking, Food & Drinks
20:30 - 20:40
Announcement of the Winners
20:40 - 21:30
Networking and Closing

Partners

Amazon Web Services
Acceler8
PenBrothers
QBO Philippines
ASPACE
Brainsparks

Selected Startups

Jury

Kotaro Adachi

Kotaro Adachi

Co-Founder & CEO
AXIS Software Development PHL INC.
Giovanni Corradini

Giovanni Corradini

Associate for Asia
Seedstars
Arnold Moralejo

Arnold Moralejo

Director of Legal, Investments and Government Relations
Cerebro Labs
Francis Simisim

Francis Simisim

CEO
Social Light Inc
Jules Jurado

Jules Jurado

Entrepreneur Selection and Growth at Endeavor
Endeavor
Joseph de Leon

Joseph de Leon

Director - Venture Strategy
Gravitas Prime
Jorge Azurin

Jorge Azurin

CEO
MediXserve
Ann Cuisia

Ann Cuisia

CEO
Traxion

Mentors

George Parrilla

George Parrilla

Territory Manager
Amazon AWS
Artie Lopez

Artie Lopez

Startup Coach and Consultant
Brainsparks
Audrey Uy

Audrey Uy

CEO and Founder
ServeHappy Jobs
Gaby Fernandez Scala

Gaby Fernandez Scala

Associate for Asia
Seedstars

Venue

The event will take place at Acceler8 111 Paseo.

UB 111 PASEO DE ROXAS, LEGASPI VILLAGE, MAKATI CITY, METRO MANILA