WHAT IS ECHELON MALAYSIA?

ECHELON Malaysia is back and better than ever. Happening for the very first time in the Silicon Valley of the East, we’re bringing ECHELON to Georgetown, Penang with a digital platform and an intensive two-day event, localised for the Malaysian market.

Attracting international speakers, investors, mentors, startups and the tech community; delegates will be engaged in both high-level keynotes and this year’s deep dives into the 3 verticals; Hardware & IoT, Travel Tech, Creative Content. With the focus on making this year’s conference an experience like no other, ECHELON Malaysia will shatter expectations and take your business to the next level.

ECHELON BRINGS TOGETHER ASIA'S TECH ECOSYSTEM





Government Ministries and Agencies

We partner with the movers and shakers from government ministries and agencies helping push Asia’s tech ecosystem forward

Technology Investors

From Angels to VCs, be it early to growth stage, show your involvement and fund the best startups from all over the region

Startups and Entrepreneurs

Be it boot strapped, seed funded or growth stage, make your presence known and grow to become the next billion dollar company

SMEs, Corporations and Institutions

We work with SMEs to the largest companies in the world, from banking to the mining industry, who are eager to expand their reach and grow their business

Digital Professionals

Echelon is a multiple pot of people from diverse backgrounds: Tech, business, design and marketing experts looking to share their expertise in their respective fields

Media

We partner with media companies for all over region, looking to cover innovation and new, interesting tech companies

KEY HIGHLIGHTS




Deep Dives

Indulge in workshops focusing on industry verticals: Hardware & IoT, Travel Tech, Creative Content where industry veterans provide their insights and years of experience being in their fields.

Explore Penang

As a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, Penang is a melting pot of culture, history and good food. Don’t miss out to explore Penang a town without parallel in Southeast Asia.

Heritage Race

Uncover and immerse yourself in local stories and culture, here’s your chance to explore what The Pearl of the Orient has to offer!

PAST SPEAKERS




Nicko Widjaja

Serene Gan

Lais de Oliveira

JeeShen Lee

Sathyvelu Kunashegaran

Kai Kux

Jef Ong Kenn Tat

Arnaud Bonzom

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AGENDA

A glimpse of this year's agenda


TIME ACTIVITY
07:55 AM - 08:55 AM
Registration & Networking
08:55 AM - 09:00 AM
Opening Remarks
09:00 AM - 09:10 AM
Welcome Address
09:10 AM - 09:40 AM
[Keynote] Startup War Stories From 119 Investments Across Southeast Asia
09:40 AM - 10:10 AM
[Keynote] Connecting The Dots In Asia's Social Entertainment Ecosystem
10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
[Keynote] We will be announcing this shortly...
10:40 AM - 11:20 AM
[Fireside] The Journey Of 123RF: From Bootstrap To Unicroach

SPEAKER: Andy Sitt, Founder, 123RF.com

11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
[Fireside] Passing The Entrepreneurship Baton
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Lunch & Networking
01:30 PM - 06:00 PM
[Free & Easy] Networking & Exhibition Showcase
TIME ACTIVITY
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
[Keynote] Hardware & IoT in Asia: Trends & Opportunities
02:00 PM - 02:40 PM
[Workshop] Scaling Hardware & IoT Through Design For Manufacturing
02:40 PM - 03:20 PM
[Workshop] Product Design For Harware & IoT: From Digital To Experiential
03:20 PM - 04:00 PM
[Workshop] Employing Cloud & Big Data Technologies In Hardware & IoT
04:00 PM - 04:40 PM
[Workshop] Pursuing The Last Mile in Hardware & IoT: Packaging, Distribution, Service & Support
04:40 PM - 05:20 PM
[Fireside] A VC's Perspective on Hardware & IoT
05:20 PM - 06:00 PM
[Panel] The Hard Things About Hardware
TIME ACTIVITY
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
[Keynote] Malaysia's Funding Ecosystem: Stakeholders, Trends, Investment Models, Exits
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
[Keynote] Angel Investing & Syndications
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
[Keynote] Growth Stage Fund: Theses & Strategy
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
[Keynote] Venture Debt: Theses & Strategy
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
[Keynote] Corporate Venture Capital: Theses Strategy
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Investor Forum
TIME ACTIVITY
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
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02:00 PM - 02:40 PM
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02:40 PM - 03:20 PM
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03:20 PM - 04:00 PM
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04:00 PM - 04:40 PM
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04:40 PM - 05:20 PM
[Fireside] We will be announcing this shortly...
05:20 PM - 06:00 PM
[Fireside] We will be announcing this shortly...
TIME ACTIVITY
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Registration & Networking
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Lunch & Networking
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
[Keynote] Peering Into Malaysia's Startup Ecosystem
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
[Keynote] Peering Into Thailand's Startup Ecosystem
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
[Keynote] Peering Into Indonesia's Startup Ecosystem
03:30 PM - 04:10 PM
[Fireside] From Second City To Startup City
04:10 PM - 05:40 PM
TOP100 Fight Club: Malaysia
05:40 PM - 06:10 PM
We will be announcing this shortly...
06:10 PM - 06:30 PM
TOP100 Fight Club: Malaysia Award Ceremony
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Networking & Exhibition Showcase
08:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Echelon Malaysia 2017 Official After Party
TIME ACTIVITY
09:00 AM - 09:30 AM
[Keynote] Dealing With The IIoT Revolution Through Smart Manufactring
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
[Keynote] Dealing With The IIoT Revolution Through Incubation & Facilities
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
[Firesdie] Dealing With The IIoT Revolution Through Vendor Development
10:40 AM - 11:20 AM
[Fireside] Dealing With The IIoT Revolution Through Investments & Acquisitions
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
[Panel] Establishing Asia's IoT Golden Triangle: PG x SZ x TW
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Lunch & Networking
TIME ACTIVITY
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Startup Pitching
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
TOP100: EC Connect (Offline)
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Lunch & Networking
TIME ACTIVITY
09:00 AM - 09:30 AM
[Keynote] Influencing Impact Through Content, Creativity & Technology
09:30 AM - 10:10 AM
[Workshop] Dev Tools: Scaling Prints, Crafts & Physical Art Forms Through Digitization
10:10 AM - 10:50 AM
[Workshop] Dev Tools: Animation & Motion Graphics
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
[Keynote] Monetizing Creativity Through Platform, Distribution, Monetization
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
[Fireside] Creativity Is Serious Business
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Lunch & Networking

Full Agenda

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