After the success of last year’s programme, the Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism (MIST) has announced that applications are open for the 2018 edition of its Startup Accelerator programme. The programme is intended to boost ideas from Vietnam, Laos, Thailand, Myanmar and Cambodia concerning how best to identify, exploit, address or promote tourism across the region, and director Jason Lusk spoke with Geeks in Cambodia to answer our questions.
Excited about startups? Love to travel? Then the Startup Weekend 2018 Travel Edition, being held in Siem Reap between February 23 and 25 is for you! It presents a great opportunity for young and motivated people to learn the basics of starting their own businesses in the travel industry.
Have a cool idea for improving Cambodia’s education? Be it an educational mobile app, a lecture sharing platform or just anything education or Edtech related; try your hand at the upcoming StartUp Weekend Phnom Penh and share your bustling ideas!
If you are new to the startup community, Startup Weekends are global initiatives led by volunteer community leaders. They are 54-hour weekends designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. The best part? It’s coming to Phnom Penh for its 2016 edition!