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22 May 2018

Alibaba Cloud-SUSS Entrepreneurship Certificate/Minor - Pitch To Investors 2018

 
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Launched in July 2017 in partnership with Alibaba Cloud, the Alibaba Cloud-SUSS Entrepreneurship Certificate/Minor Programme draws student entrepreneurs and mentors seeking to develop the next big startup in the tech scene.  

Sign up now to network with amazing investors, entrepreneurs and startup enthusiasts alike and catch our curated startups in action as they pitch and answer questions from a panel of investors in front of a live audience to win a chance to see Jack Ma in Hangzhou along with other attractive prizes! 

Date:                25 May 2018 (Fri)
Time:                3:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Venue:             Singapore University of Social Sciences 
                         463 Clementi Road
                         Performing Arts Theatre (PAT) Foyer 
 

Registration 

Registrations are closed. 

Event Schedule 

Time Programme
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Registration & Networking
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm Welcome Speeches by SUSS & Alibaba Cloud
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Panel Discussion with Investors
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm Startups Pitch (Part I)
5:15 pm - 5:30 pm Break
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm Startups Pitch (Part II)
6:15 pm - 6:45 pm Final Results & Prize Presentation
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm Dinner
7: 30 pm End
  

Investors 

 
​​ Jeffrey Chua
Associate
Golden Gate Ventures
 James Bitanga
CLO/Director of Strategy and Communications (SEA)
REAPRA
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 Alex Ng
Managing Director
Spaze Ventures
Christopher Quek
Managing Partner
TRIVE Ventures
 Ramesh V. Raghavan
Director
BANSEA Board
 James Ang
BANSEA Member
 
 
Phey Teck Moh
Partner
Angel Central
 

Startup Profiles


  1. Founder: Kenneth Yap, Bachelor of Finance, SUSS

    HeyCoins collects coins from the general public and converts them into the digital currency that can be used for various purposes, including e-wallets recharge, gift coupons and charitable donations. The company has secured grants worth of USD1 million including DBS and Hong Kong Government.
     

  1. Founders:  Clinton Li & Mohd Raihan, Diploma in Business Information Technology, Singapore Polytechnic

    Orama automates shipping documentation using blockchain technology. Their first product, eBunker, automates the bunker documentation and compliance checking through the integration of blockchain technology. The company has secured SGD40,000 worth of pre-seed investment.

  2. Founders: Amando Ho, Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management, SUSS & Loh June Yong, Bachelor of Business Administration, NUS

    CombineSell is a Software as a Service (SaaS) platform that automates & simplifies multichannel e-commerce selling processes by aggregating popular online marketplaces into just a single platform. The company has secured SGD40,000 worth of pre-seed. 
     
     
     
  3. Founder: Feroz Kuthubdeen, Bachelor of Business, SUSS
     
    Livestock Rewards is a livestock investment company which serves as a marketplace that allows users to purchase livestock directly from small farmers. Consumers can go online and choose amongst hundreds of small, certified farms all over the world to purchase from and farmers can sell their livestock globally, too.
     
     
     
  4. Founder: Alvin Chua Teck Wei, Bachelor of Sciences in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, SUSS & Lim Simin, Bachelor of Business Analytics, SUSS 
                                  

    The Institute of Blockchain Singapore is a Blockchain and EdTech private school with course funding from SkillsFuture Singapore & NTUC’s e2i.
      

  5. Founder:  Delcynia Chan, Bachelor of Marketing, SUSS & Charles Chen, Bachelor of Accountancy and Economics, SMU
    LightBeijing brings online Mandarin tutoring to the modern day learner.  Since 2014, LightBeijing hosts 300 over teachers on its platform and offer over 1,000 different topics.
     

Event Photos

 
 
  The event started with a panel discussion with the investors about entrepreneurship.

The first startup to pitch - CombineSell!

Members of the public were invited to witness the startups live in action on May 25 (Fri).

Verdict's in! HeyCoins bagged the first prize at the Alibaba-Cloud Entrepreneurship Programme - Pitch to Investors.

The participating startups and investors with Mr Leon Chen, Alibaba Cloud (first row, third from left), and Professor Cheong Hee Kiat, President, SUSS (first row, third from right).

 
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