Programme Day 1 | Programme Day 2
|Day 1: Friday, 19 September 2014|
|0900 – 0915||Opening remarks by the SC Chairman|
|0915 – 0945||Keynote Address:
Crowdfunding: A Global Phenomenon. (Jason Best, Co-founder of Crowdfund Capital Advisors US)
|0945 – 1045||The Future of the Web and how it enhances Capital Raising
Global insights on online web trends and new methods of capital funding for startups and entrepreneurs such as equity crowdfunding. How to instill trust confidence in selecting investments through interactive online platforms? How important is user experience?
|20 mins||COFFEE BREAK|
|1115 – 1230||Building Digital Empires
The big Asian giants of today were minnows in the dotcom & tech space in the late 1990s/early 2000s. This session aims to feature their resilience and determination growing their business to multi-million ringgit global enterprises.
|1230 – 1430||Lunch Break: F&B stalls at Marketplace and PITCH@LUNCH|
|1430 – 1530||Technopreneurship
Tech startups are on the rise in Malaysia. High-tech, uncertain returns; what causes the youth to venture into them and how do they convince investors to fund groundbreaking ventures?
Moderator: Dash Dhakshinamoorthy (Co-Founder, StartupMalaysia.org)
|1545 – 1630||Face-Off: Angel investing via equity crowdfunding – Why invest via crowdfunding? Why should investors be excited about the potential reach of equity crowdfunding?
|1630 – 1730||The Self-made Woman
Startup stories from female entrepreneurs. A session for women in startups and idea-stage ventures, as well as those curious to explore if they have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
|1730||END of Day One|