Manila hosts Startup Workshop


Calling all startup enthusiasts, students and mentors!

The first 2015 Seed.PH Startup Workshop is set on June 10 at the Bayview Park Hotel, Roxas Boulevard, Manila. As part of the ICT Office’s celebration of the National ICT Month this June, the free workshop shall cover basic concepts and skills crucial in building a technology startup with the ultimate aim of cultivating a thriving startup ecosystem in the country.

Spearheaded by the e-Innovation Group of the Department of Science and Technology Information and Communications Technology Office (DOST-ICTO), 150 select participants from academic institutions that teach IT and computer science will come together to discuss startup topics like idea generation and development, the startup market, as well as the unique value proposition (UVP) of their respective products.


The panel of esteemed speakers is composed of Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Joey Gurango, IdeaSpace Associate Director for Community Development Goldy Yancha, and representatives from budding Filipino budding startups Cojito and Cyberban.

The Seed.PH initiative was first launched in 2014. Its primary target is to produce 50 local startups based in the Philippines with a company valuation of 10 Million Pesos or more by the end of 2016.

For more information, kindly visit the digital.PH Facebook page.