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20 Hottest Startups of 2016 Panel Briefing

Singapore Business Review is proud to bring back Singapore’s definitive event for the country's most successful startups. The much-awaited 20 Hottest Startups of 2016 Panel Briefing, now on its fourth year, has become the standard for Singapore’s booming start-up scene.

Get the chance to meet and network with the founders of the startups which made the cut for SBR’s 20 Hottest Startups to Watch in 2016 list. Come and join with us on 20 April 2016, Wednesday from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM.

This year's discussion will cover (but not limited to):

Session 1: Successful marketing for small startups

  • How should startups build large-scale, effective marketing programs by starting very small?
  • How should startups structure the campaigns to maximize ROI?
  • What are the basic to keep consumer attention no matter what they are looking at?

Session 2: The future of social media startups

  • Are social media networks still worthy investments?
  • Are they drawing funding from investors?
  • What attracts investors to social media startups?

Session 3: Clinching seed funding

  • What are some tips to finding seed funding?
  • What are some ways to raise seed capital if you don't know any investors?
  • How can startups identify the right funding channels?
  • Venture capital versus crowdfunding: how to choose the best option for your startup?
  • What are the models for creating Venture-Backable Startups?
  • How to convince financial institutions to trust you?

Session 4: Success secrets from the giants

  • What do Facebook, SnapChat, Google, Twitter and other successful tech companies have in common?
  • What lessons should budding startups learn from them?
  • What are the characteristics of a winning startup?
  • What mistakes should startups avoid?

Last year's event drew over 100 attendees from almost 60 companies, ranging from startups to multinationals. Click HERE to see the gallery of what transpired last year.
This year's panel briefing will be held in April in Singapore.

For sponsorship opportunities, contact Dennice at dennice@charltonmediamail.com or +65 6223 7660 ext. 218


Terence Zhou
Founder & CEO
RYDE Technologies

Eddie Ler
Vice President for Business Implementation
BNP Paribas

Paul Tenney
Founder & CEO
Ematic Solutions

Kineret Karin
Tech for Good

Brian Parkinson

Seh Huan Kiat
Co-founder & CTO

Henry Wong
Founder & CEO
Diamond TechVentures

Lai Chang Wen
Co-founder & CEO
Ninja Logistics Pte Ltd

Tanmai Sharma
Founder & CEO
Mesitis Pte Ltd

Kenneth Lim

Anmol Mohan
Head of Data Analytics

Aananth Solaiyappan
Co-founder & CTO

Tristan Torres
General Manager

Jon Samsel
Head of Marketing

Greg Lipper
Founder & CEO


To register for this event, please click here as seats are limited!