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4th Seedstars bootcamp for investment startups

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The Seedstar Summit Asia 2019 makes a stop for the first time in Cambodia for the future of entrepreneurship in the region. Pixabay/Meng Hann

FOSTERING change and sustainable innovation are the key instruments for development in in the region, where every transactional cooperation also takes part in the initiative to bring more social change to the regional system.

The Seedstars Summit Asia 2019 for the first time held its 4th regional summit in Cambodia from Nov 27-29 to open up more opportunities for everyone all over the region to participate in and notably Cambodian entrepreneurs, investors and business people to learn and share their experiences as well as knowledge about the field of Tech Entrepreneurship Ecosystems of Asia.

Seedstars is a Swiss-based private company established with a mission to promote people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship.

The three-day event will be actively participated by more than 300 key stakeholders including investors, mentors and ambassadors in Asia.

Building a strong network for innovation and technology in Asia is a top priority for Seedstars and over the three days, the Seedstars Summit 2019 will launch a ‘bootcamp’ training session, where startups will receive a mix of theoretical and practical content, with input provided by the Seedstars investment team on growth models and acquisition channels.

The following day is the Investor Forum and Mentorship Day, where one-minute pitches from the Seedstars World startups will be followed by one-on-one meetings between key investors, mentors, and entrepreneurs.

Beyond meeting the startups, the event will also be an opportunity for top investors in the region to get connected with government officials, corporate partners, and key international media outlets, during dedicated VIP networking sessions.

“It’s been an incredibly exciting year for Seedstars in Asia, with the launch of our first Academy and Seedspace in Myanmar, the acceleration programme in Cambodia, the launch of the virtual Investment Readiness Program, and the addition of three Pacific Island countries to the Seedstars World Tour — we can’t wait to bring the network together to keep making connections and inspiring one another!”, says Rosie Keller, Regional Manager for Seedstars.

The main conference day, on Nov 29, will feature dedicated networking sessions and industry themed workshops in the morning. During the afternoon, the main stage will feature startup pitches, keynotes from industry leaders and Seedstars alumni, as well as prize announcements. To top it off, there will be a closing cocktail where all attendees will be able to connect and celebrate entrepreneurship in the region. For more information, contact: @seedstars.com.

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