WIEF IdeaLab 2015: Building Bridges

WhenTue, Aug 11, 8am – Wed, Aug 12, 5pm
Where: ParkRoyal, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: USD 200 [approx MYR 800]
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WIEF IdeaLab 2015 is a 2-day startup empowerment conference to bring together some of the most promising ASEAN startups for intense peer networking and investment opportunities from global investors. As a business platform for 11 years, WIEF takes advantage of our global network of investors and businesspeople, to explore potential investments in the startup community in ASEAN. Topics (abbreviated) include:
  • Islamic Finance for Startups - Muzzafar Hisham, CEO, Maybank Islamic
  • Asia's Funding Landscape - Thomas Tsao, Gobi Ventures
  • Malaysian VCs and What They are Looking for - Azrul Reza, CEO, Mama Capital
  • The Art and Science of Viral Video Campaigns - Izmir Mujab, CEO, IZI Media
  • The Curious Case of Fashion Valet - Fadzarudin Anuar, CEO, Fashion Valet
  • What's Brewing in the Halal Industry? - Darhim Hashim, CFO, Cita Kapital
  • The Future of MOOCs in Asean - Ariz Ramli, Founder, Claasruum
  • ASEAN Startup Ecosystem - Rosalind Tan, Partner, Expara Ventures
  • How to get from Seed to Series A - Eddy Lee, Consulting Professor, Stanford
  • Mobile & Big Data Analytics - Parmeet Kaur, Lead, Travel & Ecommerce, Google
  • Social Enteprise: Impact & Profits - Nurfarini Daing, CEO, myHarapan
  • Setting up Business in MY and ID - Zacky Hussein, Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
  • Setting up Business in SG and TH - Nattarat Boonyatap, Partner, Rajah & Tann
  • Setting up Business in PH and VN - Floresita Gan, Legal Advisor, Kelvin Chia
[Each topic has at least two senior industry speakers, of which only one is listed above.]