Perhaps the biggest surprise coming out of a 150-page research report covering 10,000 start-ups and 300 partner companies worldwide is that tiny Singapore has overthrown tech centre Silicon Valley as the world’s No. 1 for start-up talent. The report by Startup Genome, a US-based organisation, credits Singapore’s innovative policies for its great start-up ecosystem. While Singapore’s overall ranking this year fell two notches to 12th, this was due to two new Chinese entrants, it said. Singapore’s performance numbers are solid and will probably continue to rise, it added. Along with a geographical location that offers easy access to up-and-coming...Read More
Author: Sendi Heng
Are you ready? EDGE HACK, Singapore First ever “Ideathon X Hackathon” to solve TOP 100 Real World Problems from SMEs / MNCs / Government Agencies. A total Cash Funding Pool of up to S$100,000 to be given away to teams based on the following criteria: Idea, Validation, Startup Team, Business Model and Continuity Plan. ONLY Top 30 Ideas will be Shortlisted for the National Hackathon. To be unveiled on 31st August 2017, Thursday 6.30pm. All Shortlisted Teams for the Hackathon component are entitled to receive Micro Funding from Industry Partners, $1,000, $3,000, $5,000 and $10,000. Winners may also apply...Read More
Hi Fellow Entrepreneurs! It’s time to start our SIMYEN 2017 year with a bang! This time, we will be running a Kick-off Event to give everyone including the members an orientation on our upcoming events! We look forward to seeing you guys! SIM Young Entrepreneur Network...Read More
Hey Aspiring Entrepreneurs! As you know we’re in the midst of preparing a very exciting lineup of workshops for you. Only thing is, we need your help to let us know when you want it! Here’s the timeline again below: For Season One‘s Highlights: Introduction to Startup Ecosystem: Launchpad Tour (Full Day) Fireside Chat with Industry Leaders Product & Fashion FinTech & AppDev F&B, etc.. For Season Two‘s Highlights: Introduction to Kickstarting your business: Ideation Workshop Business Model Canvas Workshop Creating your Prototype! (Minimum Viable Product) For Season Three‘s Highlights: Introduction to Funding & Venture Capitalism: Meet the Venture Capitalists! Incubation & Accelerators Mentorships & Trainings If your have other things you would like to see for Season One, let us know too! Please use the polls below to vote and/or to add! Cheers! Organising Committee, SIM Young Entrepreneur Network. [socialpoll id=”2453329″]...Read More
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