The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has announced a total of 25 start-ups in Malaysia will move on to the second phase of the Social Impact Challenge Accelerator (SICA) organised by the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC).
To work on disrupting current insurance and Takaful industry Cirtual session begins Oct 1 to Oct 3; top three to win prizes 1337 Ventures is organising a three-day virutal insurtech hackathon that will be held from Oct 1 to Oct 3, culminating in a demo day at the end of the session.
The Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC) has launched MaGICARE - a suite of initiatives for the startup community.
Cohort 1 has seen 4.2x increase in valuation for the 10 companies MaGIC joins as program partner, US-based VC firm joins as well [Article edited for clarity and additional information.]
Microsoft to support accelerator programmes launched by the MaGIC, SIDEC and Sunway iLabs, to fast-track the ecosystem’s growth and innovation.
Iskandar Investment Bhd, DHL collaboration sees first DHL Applied Analytics Hub in Medini Iskandar Malaysia
Providing training & industry exposure in data analytics for up to 10 people Offering data analytics solution for businesses in Iskandar Malaysia
DOCPod to expand access to patients in rural areas via mobile clinics Aims to ‘uber-ise’ healthcare, roll out DOCPod in rural and suburban areas
The initiative by Khazanah seeks to scale-up aged care businesses that are overlooked in order to solve an important aspect of Malaysia’s ageing community.
During the recent Top in Tech Panel, industry experts discuss the importance of creating tech that solves current issues, and why the National Technology and Innovation Sandbox plays a key role.
The Khazanah Impact Innovation Challenge seeks to scale-up solutions for Malaysia’s ageing community
Organised in partnership with MaGIC and Endeavor, the competition is calling for businesses to pitch innovative solutions to support the ageing Malaysian community.