MaGIC: The Telstra Startup Accelerator

When: Thu, June 11, 4:30pm – 7:30pm, 2015
Where: MaGIC, Cyberjaya. Malaysia
Admission: MYR 10
Info: Register | Venue

[MaGIC Academy: Looking at Asia as Startup Nation] This is for people in startups who want to learn more about the startup ecosystem in Asia Pacific. Speaker Joseph K.Ziegler is Entrepreneur in Residence at muru-D. He was previously Startup Business Development Manager Asia Pacific for Amazon Web Services. Topics:
  • The State of the Asian Startup Nation
  • Malaysia's Local Ecosystem contributors
  • Challenges and Opportunities for Malaysian Startups
  • Entering the Australian Market
  • Muru-D Information Session
Joseph will be joined by Jamie Camidge, Head of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances and Davd Ding, Community and Operation Manager at muru-D.

Muru Digital (muru-D) is a Telstra-backed startup accelerator aspiring to attract the region's best digital talent, foster local technology innovation and grow the entrepreneurial ecosystem across Southeast Asia. Applications opened in May for ten technology startups from across Southeast Asia to be recruited for the inaugural six-month accelerator program, which begins in August 2015.

The successful startups will receive SGD 40k in seed capital, space in muru-D Singapore's central business district office and introductions to world-class mentors, coaches and investors. ['morudi' means 'road to' in the Australian Aboriginal Eora language.]