29 Nov 2019

Event description

Seedstars World makes its stop in Cambodia for your Entrepreneurship Forum of the year! After travelling to more than 17 countries and scouting for the best startups from ASIA, we are stopping for one last time this year in Phnom Penh, to bring everyone together at the Seedstars Summit Asia 2019!

With 2 private bootcamp days for our Seedstars World winners, and an open event for everyone from the region, we are preparing an agenda that is too good to be missed.

Look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, startup pitches, inspirational stories, talks about the latest trends, and great networking opportunities!

Save the date in your calendar and follow #SeedstarsSummitAsia2019 for more updates!

Program

9:00am - 10:00am

Welcome Coffee & Registration (startups only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

10:00am - 1:30pm

Seedstars Bootcamp (startups only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

SSW Startups & Startup Delegations receive intensive training with our investment team and regional mentors

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Lunch & Networking (startups only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

2:30pm - 6:00pm

Seedstars Bootcamp (startups only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

SSW Startups & Startup Delegations receive intensive training with our investment team and regional mentors

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Startup Dinner (invite-only)

9:30am - 10:30am

Welcome Coffee & Registration (invite-only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

10:30am - 1:00pm

1:1 Mentor Sessions (invite-only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Pre-scheduled 1:1 meetings between local and international mentors and Seedstars Summit Asia Startups and Delegation Startups

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Networking Lunch (invite-only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

2:00pm - 3:45pm

Investor Forum: Startup Pitches (invite-only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

The Seedstars Summit Asia Startups and Delegations present their pitches to our invited mentors and investors.

3:45pm - 6:00pm

Investor Forum: 1:1 Investor Meetings (invite-only)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Pre-scheduled 1:1 meetings between invited local and international investors and Seedstars Summit Asia Startups and Delegation Startups

7:30pm - 9:30pm

Entrepreneur Dinner (invite-only)

7:30pm - 9:30pm

VIP Dinner (invite-only)

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Ecosystem Tour (invite-only)

Impact Hub Phnom Penh

In collaboration with Impact Hub, the Ecosystem Tour will provide our invited mentors will be introduced to social entrepreneurship in Cambodia, exploring the growing ecosystem, the challenges, and the diverse projects social entrepreneurs take on.

Speaker

Melanie Mossard

8:30am - 9:30am

Registration

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

9:30am - 1:00pm

Think Tank Style Workshops (see workshop tab for details!)

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Networking Lunch

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Welcome Speech and Opening Word

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Starting off the Main Stage program, we have our very own Charlie Graham-Brown, CIO of Seedstars, delivering a speech to welcome attendees to the event. Following the Welcome Speech is an Opening Word from our government partners to be delivered by Minister H.E Tram Iv Tek on behalf of the Ministry of Posts Telecommunications!

Speaker

Charlie Graham-Brown - Seedstars World

2:30pm - 2:50pm

Startup Pitches

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Our first batch of Seedstars Summit Asia 2019 startups will present their pitches: Recyglo, Probus, Cropital, Wonderkin, Niunet, TraSeable Solutions, and Helvitek!

Speaker

Okka Maung - Recyglo Co., Ltd

Rahul Mishra - Probus Smart Things Private Limited

Ereeka Mesiona

Fiona Li - Wonderkin Limited

David Valentine - Niunet PNG

Shaunalee Katafono - TraSeable Solutions Pte Ltd

2:50pm - 3:05pm

Keynote: Tackling Gender Diversity in Tech by Elisha Tan (Founder of TechLadies)

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Speaker

Elisha Tan

3:05pm - 3:15pm

Startup Pitches

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Next batch of Seedstars Summit Asia 2019 startups will take on the stage to present their pitches: RESYNC, Duithape, AN VUI, Smart Pei, Sala Tech, and Swiss Medical Union!

Speaker

Emir Nurov - Resync

Sara Dhewanto - duithape

Cuong Tran Manh - AN VUI Technology JSC,

Lupe Solofa - Smart Pei

Leap Sok - SALA

3:15pm - 3:30pm

Keynote by Shazia Khan (CEO and Co-Founder of Eco Energy Finance)

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Speaker

Shazia Khan

3:30pm - 4:15pm

Networking Break

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

4:15pm - 4:40pm

Panel Discussion: The Investment Landscape in Asia

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Speaker

Chanda Pen

Michael Blakey - Cocoon Capital

Pun (Twwo) Jaruthassanakul

Bora Kem

4:45pm - 5:00pm

Keynote: Rapid Business Design by Sartaj Anand (Founder of Egomonk)

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Speaker

Sartaj Anand

5:00pm - 5:15pm

Startup Pitches

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Our last set of Seedstars Summit Asia 2019 startups will be presenting on stage: ILoan, DataCue, iFarmer, Web2Ship, Offering Happiness, WonderTree, and KITRO

Speaker

Lakshan De Silva - iLoan

Phannipha Pichestapong - DataCue

Alex Cheong - Web2ship Pte ltd

Santosh Pandey - Offering Happiness

Muhammad Waqas - WonderTree

Anastasia Hofmann - KITRO

5:15pm - 5:30pm

Keynote: Digital Innovation for Competitors and Frenemies by Benjamin Quinlan (CEO & Managing Partner of Quinlan & Associates)

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Speaker

Benjamin Quinlan

5:30pm - 5:45pm

Keynote: What Good Questions Are You Not Asking? by Gwendolyn Regina (Creator & Explorer of Asymmetry Media)

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

Speaker

Gwendolyn Regina

5:45pm - 6:00pm

Final Announcement - Region Recap!

Banquet Hall - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

6:00pm - Let's see!

Closing Cocktails

Art Gallery - The FACTORY Phnom Penh

After a full day of celebrating tech and entrepreneurship, we head over to the closing cocktails! Time to party!

9:30am - 1:00pm

Corporate<>Startup: Managing a Successful Collaboration

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

The goal of this workshop is to generate ideas on how to solve the main challenges that were identified when startups and corporates want to collaborate to achieve specific objectives. We will develop a framework for each type of collaboration to be successful.

Speaker

Kazi Hassan

Joyce Tay

Chanda Pen

9:30am - 1:00pm

Startup Ecosystem Building: Overcoming the major challenges

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

In this workshop we will deep dive into the major challenges faced when building startup ecosystems and brainstorm on the various solutions to be implemented to help them mature.

Speaker

Mangala Karunaratne

Melanie Mossard

9:30am - 1:00pm

Early Stage Investments in Asia: Addressing the current challenges

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

This workshop aims to give an overview of the current early stage investment landscape in tech companies from across Asia and generate discussions to resolve some of the major issues still faced by investors in certain countries, verticals or in general. (participants form Gobi Partners, 500 startups, Cocoon Capital, Monk’s Hill Ventures etc.).

9:30am - 1:00pm

How to leverage the power of technology to address Asia’s environmental challenges

The FACTORY Phnom Penh

The goal of this workshop is to discuss the burning environmental issues faced in the Asian region, with the aim of elaborating on the best next actions that should be undertaken by all the different stakeholders involved, to tackle these challenges (Water management, Air pollution, Sustainable energy, and Waste Management)

Partners

CBRD Fund
NIPTICT
Smart Axiata
Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications
Ministry of Economy and Finance
Ministry of Industry and Handicraft
Ministry of Commerce
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport
Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training
Vaud
FACTORY Phnom Penh
Chip Mong
Khmer Beverages
Bongloy
ICTA
France Médias Monde
Southeast Asia Globe
JUMPSTART
Techsauce
Geeks in Cambodia
ReadMe
Amazon Web Services
Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)
Raintree
Invest2Innovate Accelerator
Incuspaze
Brinc
Kumpul
Digitaraya
One to Watch
NUMA Bengaluru
Blueprint
HKSTP
Impact Hub Phnom Penh

Speakers

Sartaj  Anand

Sartaj Anand

Founder
Egomonk
Bora Kem

Bora Kem

Partner
Mekong Strategic Partners
Chanda Pen

Chanda Pen

Co-Founder / MD
Bongloy
Elisha Tan

Elisha Tan

Founder
TechLadies
Benjamin Quinlan

Benjamin Quinlan

CEO & Managing Partner
Quinlan & Associates
Charlie Graham-Brown

Charlie Graham-Brown

CIO
Seedstars
Michael Blakey

Michael Blakey

Managing Partner
Cocoon Capital
Pun (Twwo) Jaruthassanakul

Pun (Twwo) Jaruthassanakul

Investment Manager
500 Tuk Tuks
Shazia Khan

Shazia Khan

CEO & Co-Founder
Eco Energy Finance

Mentors

Lilyana Abdul Latiff

Lilyana Abdul Latiff

CEO & CoFounder
BETA Foundation
Daavid Väänänen

Daavid Väänänen

Education Consultant
Wolfram
Idyawati Hussein

Idyawati Hussein

Senior Lecturer
Universiti Utara Malaysia
Nio Liyanage

Nio Liyanage

Managing Partner
STARTUPRIGHT
Joyce Tay

Joyce Tay

Programme Director
StartupX
Kazi Hassan

Kazi Hassan

Chief Strategy & Transformation Officer
Grameenphone Ltd
Haslinda Rasip

Haslinda Rasip

Chief Technology Officer
Dropee
Tunku Omar Asraf Tengku Hasmuddin

Tunku Omar Asraf Tengku Hasmuddin

Funding Enabler
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation
Paul Meyers

Paul Meyers

Advisor, Early Stage Investments
ADB Ventures
Mehedi Hasan Sumon

Mehedi Hasan Sumon

Co-Founder & CEO
MyCash Online
Pun (Twwo) Jaruthassanakul

Pun (Twwo) Jaruthassanakul

Investment Manager
500 Tuk Tuks
Lahiru  Pathmalal

Lahiru Pathmalal

Founder
Takas
Mangala Karunaratne

Mangala Karunaratne

Calcey Technologies
Melanie Mossard

Melanie Mossard

Director of Venture Support
Impact Hub Phnom Penh
Jolyda Sou

Jolyda Sou

Investment Analyst
Mekong Strategic Partners
Nischal Arvind Singh

Nischal Arvind Singh

Managing Partner
NASS & GUILD
Paul Ark

Paul Ark

Managing Director, Corporate Venture Capital
Digital Ventures
Joseph de Leon

Joseph de Leon

Director - Venture Strategy
Gravitas Prime
Ronnie Mohnani

Ronnie Mohnani

Founder & Creative Director
Gruppo Sachin Inc.
Mic Tham

Mic Tham

CEO
Homeground
Casie Millhouse

Casie Millhouse

Founder/Director
Two Lane
Monthida McCoole

Monthida McCoole

Early stage investor & Seedstars Ambassador
Ardagh Investments
Pachara Yongjiranon

Pachara Yongjiranon

Managing Director/ Corporate Trainer
SpeakPro Training
Shazia Khan

Shazia Khan

CEO & Co-Founder
Eco Energy Finance
Mohd Atasha Alias

Mohd Atasha Alias

Chief Executive
Foxymojo
Fannie Soubiele

Fannie Soubiele

ASEAN Startup Business Development
Amazon Web Services

Venue

The event will take place at the FACTORY, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

1159 NR2, Phnom Penh

https://factoryphnompenh.com/