Asia

29 November 2019

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac

10

speakers

20+

startups

20+

mentors

The best startups from Phnom Penh

Seedstars World came to Phnom Penh qualifying the best startups for the local playoff.

It was a great event and the the top startups pitched disruptive tech, inspirational discussions and networking sessions.

Startups Competing

Probus Smart Things Private Limited logo

Probus Smart Things Private Limited

Offering Happiness logo

Offering Happiness

Wonderkin Limited logo

Wonderkin Limited

Web2ship Services Sdn Bhd logo

Web2ship Services Sdn Bhd

Recyglo Co., Ltd  logo

Recyglo Co., Ltd

Helvitek Swiss Technology logo

Helvitek Swiss Technology

Niunet PNG logo

Niunet PNG

iFarmer logo

iFarmer

Mentors

Paul Ark

Entrepreneur in Residence @ WeWork Labs

Pun (Twwo) Jaruthassanakul

Investment Manager @ 500 Tuk Tuks

Pachara Yongjiranon

Managing Director/ Corporate Trainer @ SpeakPro Training

Lahiru Pathmalal

Founder @ Takas

Shazia Khan

CEO & Co-Founder @ Eco Energy Finance

Monthida McCoole

Early stage investor & Seedstars Ambassador @ Ardagh Investments

Nio Liyanage

Managing Partner @ STARTUPRIGHT

Paul Meyers

Advisor, Early Stage Investments @ ADB Ventures

Program

Growth Bootcamp (closed event)
November 27, 2019

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)

Investor Forum (closed event)
November 28, 2019

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.

  • Melanie Mossard
Seedstars Summit Asia Main Stage (open event)
November 29, 2019

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!

  • 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!

  • 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

  • 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!

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

Platinum Partner

Platinum Partner

Platinum Partner

Silver Partner

Media partner

Media partner

Media partner

Media partner

Media partner

Media partner

Venue

the FACTORY, Phnom Penh, Cambodia: 1159 NR2, Phnom Penh