Originally starting out in New York City, the GlobalSouthTech has outstandingly shown its global prowess by expanding to over 43 different cities worldwide and organising more than 60 meetups in places like including Miami, Mexico City, London, Dubai, Singapore, Seoul, Jakarta, Tel Aviv, just to help connect tech enthusiasts. This time, the GlobalSouthTech will be shaking things up by holding their very first meetup in Phnom Penh on 15 January at the Emerald Hub, from 5.30 to 8pm!
In regards to the GlobalSouthTech’s goal for this meetup, they aim to create a cohesive global community through fostering and creating cross-border partnerships in the area of investments, AI, fintech, Technology-Media-Telecom, Ed-tech, e-commerce and product market expansion between the Cambodian tech ecosystem and the emerging markets of the Global South. This includes markets in regions like China, Latin America, Africa and Southeast Asia.
With that, participants can expect to be part of a power-packed agenda during the 2 and a half hour event, which will include hearing thoughts and ideas from expert speakers and a chance to network.
The event will firstly kick off with a guest panel discussion, which will feature some of the most prominent and knowledgeable tech players in the Kingdom. From this, participants can definitely expect to gain invaluable information and insights about the local tech scene, as well as on other aspects in line with the relevant speakers’ extensive expertise.
Delving in deeper, here is a lineup of exciting panel speakers who you can expect on Monday:
Divon Lan, Managing Director of Black Paw Ventures
Langda Chea, Founder of BookMeBus
Gordon Peters, Partner at Mekong Strategic Partners and Ex-Managing Director of Emerging Markets Consulting (EMC)
Shivam Tripathi, Co-founder of CamboTicket
Mélanie Mossard, Community Director at Impact Hub Phnom Penh
Besides that, the event will also be hosted by Adrian Avendano, the founder of the Latin America Tech Meetup and the GlobalSouthTech. For additional information on the individual speakers, you can read more at their event listing page.
After this, the event will set forth time for attendees to mingle and meet new like-minded individuals, who are also passionate about tech ecosystem. This is the perfect window of opportunity for all those attending to discuss new ideas, learn from one another and maybe even, collaborate!
This event is also heavily supported by MOX, the Mobile Only Accelerator, which helps the best mobile startups from around the world acquire millions of users in Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe, and South America; as well as Chinaccelerator, a leading startup accelerator in China, that provides a mentorship-driven program to help internet startups from around the world cross borders – from the world into China and from China to the world.
If you are interested in participating in this awesome meetup, you can register for free and find out more in-depth information here. You can also take a look at their website at http://globalsouthtech.strikingly.com/ or keep updated with their 43-city community page at https://meetup.com/pro/globalsouthtech/ too!