$400 to use towards your startup idea Guaranteed entry to Pre-Incubation, access to co-working space and mentors
$200 to use towards your startup idea Guaranteed entry to Pre-Incubation, access to co-working space and mentors
Who Should Participate?
a problem solver, ambitious, open minded, a fast learner, collaborative, adaptable, hard working and willing to take risks
entrepreneurial or have always wanted to start something
experienced in business, marketing, sales, consulting, finance, and investment
experienced in the food value chain, such as farming, post harvest, food production, food safety
keen to build something - either hardware or software
If some (not all!) of this applies to you - join us! You don't need to have solar experience - we will help you connect with this.
Meet Our Judges
Program Manager EnergyLab
CEO Mekong Inclusive Ventures
Project Manager People in Need
Clean Energy Manager Sevea
We are looking to reward the team with the most potential to go on and develop a startup business.
Project Eligibility (25%)
Applicability: does the team pitch a business concept that solve a challenge in agri-fishery sector (i.e. production, post harvest or end consumer food products)?
Solar: does the team integrate solar application in their service or product?
Problem: do they really understand the problems and agriculture market? Solution: does their concept address the problems?
Value preposition: what makes their business models different from their competitors?
Business case (25%)
Feasibility: how realistic and feasible is this business concept?
Scalability: can their business model scale up?
Capacity and commitment: does the team have the capacity and commitment to move forward and participate in the Incubation Program? Characteristics: does the team possess characteristic of adaptability, learning curve, entrepreneurial thinking?
Applications are now open!
To attend the Hackathon, you must attend the Challenge Workshop on 7 August at Factory Phnom Penh
Stay tuned for registrations, rules, more challenges, terms & conditions
How To Enter
1. Submit the application form
2. Check your email for further information and participation acceptance (by 5 August)
3. Attend the Hackathon on 14-15 August
4. Find a team and start hacking!
8 July 2021
5 August 2021
7 August 2021
Briefing of challenges and opportunities. Help find team members, explore the problem with the mentors and your team. Your team MUST attend to enter the Hackathon!
14-15 August 2021 Hackathon Day 1 8AM: Breakfast and briefing 4PM: Pitch concept to mentors for advice and feedback, and to keep you on track
Hackathon Day 2 Hacking continues - Opportunity for mentor support and pitch practice