SCB INNOVATION CENTER I READY TO WELCOME BEST LOCAL START UPS
Thailand Startup Summit 2016 Will Gather Like-Minded People from The Tech Industry
Bangkok, Thailand – The ‘Bangkok Entrepreneurs’ team is thrilled to present the Thailand Startup Summit 2016, held on Wednesday, March 30 at the Rembrandt Hotel on Sukhumvit 18, the summit will bring Thailand’s best startups on stage. Guests can expect a full day of keynote speakers and interesting panelists from esteemed Thai startup companies, VCs and investors. More than 400 attendees, predominantly Thai, are expected to be at this year’s event.
Thailand Startup Summit 2016 is proud to be announcing that SCB will be joining as a Gold sponsor. SCB Innovation Center I is Thailand’s first and only “FINTECH Facility” which is now ready to welcome Thai and international startups. SCB nurtures and works hand-in-hand with promising startups to transform ideas into product commercialization.
“We have prepared full-featured R&D facilities for the partnered startups, which include co-working space and a laboratory that is well-furnished with the newest technologies, devices and the Amazon Cloud Computing Service,” said Dr. Koson Sapprasert, Head of Innovation at SCB. “Given this, our goal is to inspire and leapfrog the growth of a startup’s ecosystem.”
Attendees of Thailand Startup Summit 2016 will learn about the most creative and ingenious startup companies from across the nation. Guests will have the distinct opportunity to mingle with successful startup founders in order to discover how each business has been funded and why. Lastly, attendees have the chance to network and exchange ideas within the startup community of Bangkok.
“This year’s Thailand Startup Summit will be one of the most informative and successful. Some of the most influential people in recent startup history will gather to share advice and tips to empower the local startup community,” commented Bart Medici, Founder of Bangkok Entrepreneurs. “I am confident this event will bring positive and lasting changes to the startup businesses of Thailand.”
Guests will first get to hear two influential keynote speakers from Google Singapore who will lead the day with important business topics. These concepts will include ‘Finding the Right User Acquisition Channel for Your Business’ by Jay Horathai, New Business Sales Manager and “Build What’s Next on the Cloud” by Paiboon Wongsasutthikul, Cloud Platform Sales Manager.
Following the Google keynote speakers will be an enlightening panel discussion explaining how startups can expand from Thailand to ASEAN – an important topic for any startup company with hopes of reaching audiences and consumers outside the nation. The panelists include Orami by Moxy, PriceZa.com, Pomelo Fashion and Zilingo. Oranuch (Mimee) Lerdsuwankij, Co-Founder and CEO at Tech Sauce, will be moderating the panel.
In addition to a full day of keynote speeches and panels, there will be a special Networking Event in the evening. The Networking Event will include an exclusive VC panel and will gather up to 500 industry professionals. Appetizing food and refreshing drinks will be served.
Thailand Startup Summit 2016 is open to everyone interested in the tech community and startup companies. Bangkok Entrepreneurs recommend those interested in this year’s summit to purchase their tickets sooner rather than later as limited space is available. Tickets are available for 2,490 THB, which includes access to the full-day conference, the Tech Startup exhibition and the Networking Event. Guests receive two free drinks in evening. Tickets for the Networking Event only are available for 700 THB.
Buy your ticket now at https://thailandstartupsummit2016.eventbrite.com/
About Bangkok Entrepreneurs: Bangkok Entrepreneurs is a Monthly Networking Event designed for Entrepreneurs, Managers and all other Professionals living and working in Bangkok. The group meets on a regular monthly basis in a convenient location in order to grow its professional network and exchange ideas with the community. Bangkok Entrepreneurs are on a mission to help startup companies and other like-minded professionals get connected and to potentially facilitate lucrative and successful business partnerships.