After a long and challenging 3-month journey, five teams taking part in the second cycle of the SmartStart: Young Innovator programme were selected to transform their tech ideas and business models into reality with the aid of US$4,000 and six months of incubator support from Impact Hub and Smart Axiata.
After a 2-day hackathon event, 5-day technopreneurship camp, several shortlistings and pitching sessions, the time has finally come for the top 15 final teams to give their final pitches.
With the growing number of co-working spaces popping up across the country, Geeks in Cambodia went on a tour to check out one of the newest co-working spaces here in Phnom Penh, Saha’ka. Want to find out more about the space? Read on.
LOOKING FOR SOLUTIONS TO THE KINGDOM’S PRESSING ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES? YOUTH ECO LABS IS HERE TO GIVE YOU SOME
With waste management, pollution, deforestation and animal welfare being an increasingly prevalent issues in Cambodia, 30 young people spent the past three months going through intensive training to develop a high impact business that aims to solve some of Cambodia’s most pressing environmental issues.
The May 29 launch of Book Angkor Tuk Tuk, a platform that allows customers to book tuk tuk packages when visiting Cambodia’s world-famous Angkor Archaeological Park, will see the gathering of key players to discuss the topic of “Sustainability, Technology and the Future of Cambodia’s Tourism Industry”.