I decided to register my name with the organiser and attend this convention. If you are bloggers and internet entrepreneurs from Malaysia, you should read my post here and find out why you should come:
1. Meet Up With Young and Successful Entrepreneurs.
There are at least thirteen (13) young and emerging entrepreneurs (they are all below age of 30) besides the horoable guess speakers. I am sure you will at least get one good idea from each speaker about their success stories. Good opportunity to learn from Malaysians Success Story.
Below are the featured speakers according to YouthMalaysia.com website:
Honorable Guest Speakers:
Young Entreprenuers Speakers:
Joel Neoh – Youth Development Entrepreneur, founder of YouthMalaysia.com, winner of Malaysia’s First corporate reality TV show – The Firm.
Timothy Tiah – Internet Advertising Entrepreneur (Blog Advertising), co-founder of Nuffnang, Asia’s first blog advertising company.
Kenny Sia – Blog Entrepreneur, well known blogger. His site – KennySia.com ranked the number one Malaysian blog according to Technorati, blog search seach.
Ng Khai Lee – Internet Marketing Entrepreneur, co-founder of Cicak.com. Winner of KLue Blue Chilli Award and the Asian HSBC Young Entrepreneur Award 2006.
Kenny Goh – Technopreneur, co-founder of MACROKIOSK Bhd, multi-million dollar as well as multi-national mobile messaging business. Winner of Ernst & Young Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2006.
Kevin Zahir – Fitness Entrepreneur, founder of online supplement store. Known as “Cikgu Fitness” in reality TV show Akademi Fantasia.
Raj Ridvan – Social Entrepreneur, co-founder of Science of Life Systems 24/7 (SOLS 24/7). Winner of YouthActionNet Award-2004 by International Youth Foundation and The Youth & ICT Award-2005 by Global Knowledge Partnership.
Chris Tan – Legal Entrepreneur, proprietor of Chur Associates. He serves as the Executive Secretary of Small and Medium Enterprises International Cooperation Association of Malaysia.
Ms. Mia Palencia – Music Entpreneur, Singer / Songwriter whose songs have been successfully recorded by famous Taiwan artistes. Her first single album released in September 2007.
Kid Chan – Photography Entrepeur, founder of Kid Chan Studio. He has photographed Datuk Siti Nurhaliza’s wedding as well as portraits for Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia and Cherie Blair, wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair.
Ms. Oh Joo Nee – Dance Entrepreneur, founder of Let’s Dance Studio. Winner of the 3rd season of Nescafe Kicksart reality TV show.
Nor Akmar Hanif & Aida Nurlin Hanif – Finance Entrepreneurs, founders of Platinum Wealth Advisor – a unit trust consultancy firm. Won multiple awards with their Platinum Wealth Management Programs.
There’s also a lot of business networking opportunities I can foresee created during this events. If you are looking for business partners, opportunities or even want to expand your business network, here is the event you can’t afford to miss for next year.
2. Meet Up With Your Potential Investors?
Yes, you hear it correctly.
Having a sound business plan but lack of capital will not be an obstacle to you by now. I can foresee here is another ground for angel investors come in and look for good business plan, partners to invest.
At least Nuffnang, Youth Malaysia and MIRC in the investors list as they are in the midst of searching Dot Com Entrepreneur.
3. Meet Up Opportunity With More Malaysian Internet Marketers, and Me (Of course ).
With the promotion from Nuffnang, this blog and many others sites (coming soon), I can think of many names in my mind now surely will joint this event.
To all my blog readers, are you going? If yes, please leave comments here, and I will update my list for those who are going:
- Me (100% sure)
- Joel Neoh – Speaker
- Timothy Tiah – Speaker
- Kenny Sia – Speaker
- Ng Khai Lee – Speaker
- Gobala Krishnan ??
- Melvin Ng ??
- Edmund Loh ??
- Vince Tan ??
- Ng Khai Siong ??
- Matt Ng ??
- Colbert Low ??
- Liew CF ??
- Sunny Tan ??
- Kidino ??