On the 28 – 29 of April, The SmartStart Hackathon 2018 took place on April 28-29 at The Factory, Phnom Penh’s newest co-working space, hosting 120 students in 30 tech startup teams who received training and coaching before the main pitching session on the final evening.
Cambodia’s startup ecosystem has been growing a tremendous pace, with recent initiatives like Cambodia ICT Awards (CICTA), TOP100 APAC Cambodia Qualifiers and SmartStart Cycle 2, showcasing both the great talent being developed in Cambodia, and the regional interest.
Two Cambodians had the privilege of meeting Alibaba’s very own founder and Executive, Jack Ma, and now, they are here to share with us what they have learnt!
On April 3rd, the National Institute of Posts, Telecoms & ICT (NIPTICT) of Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MPTC) organised a meet-and-greet with new ICT startups of Cambodia at Emerald Hub.
EduQuest is bringing the Kingdom’s first Silicon Valley Bootcamp to Cambodia. Taking place at Raintree in Phnom Penh between the 5th and 7th of April, the boot camp aims to empower startups with the necessary skills to thrive their business, by sharing some of the knowledge that has seen the United States’ Silicon Valley become the tech center of the world.