• Alibaba Cloud AsiaForward Startup Day expects to bring together Malaysia’s best and brightest startups and SMEs for a time of learning and sharing
  • Interested Malaysian startups, entrepreneurs and SMEs are invited to save a FREE seat for AsiaForward Startup Day at https://my.alibabacloud.com/innovation-center/start-up-day-2022

The highly anticipated AsiaForward Startup Day: Exchanging Asia’s Brightest Ideas will be held on March 24, 2022 aimed at accelerating digital transformation for local SMEs and startups in growing their businesses via cloud infrastructure.

Tham Lih Chung, Executive Director of Handsprofit Sdn Bhd said, “The pandemic has accelerated digital transformation for many businesses. A survey by Alibaba Cloud in 2021 found that 84% of Malaysian businesses believe cloud-based tools or digitalisation efforts has been the most important factor to their business continuity and disaster recovery during Covid-19. As the local partner for Alibaba’s first international innovation center outside of China, we are committed to supporting Malaysian businesses in their cloud transformation journey with solutions that are easily deployed, readily integrated into existing IT infrastructure and secured with cutting-edge technologies.”

The “AsiaForward Startup Day: Exchanging Asia’s Brightest Ideas” is designed to be a full-day hybrid event of interactive knowledge exchange, gathering the best of Southeast Asian startups of all stages, leading Venture Capitalists (VC) and notable Chinese startups to discuss the opportunities in the region’s hottest sectors such as FinTech, Robotics, AI and e-Commerce.

Additionally, the session will also feature Malaysian VCs and three winners from past Demo Days held in Malaysia as they share their experience running a startup, the challenges and rewards as well as new opportunities and new ways of doing business during the pandemic. Malaysian startups and SMEs attending the event can expect to hear from successful, experienced leaders and panelists in the ecosystem as well as startup peers. Some interesting topics that businesses can look forward to are:
  • Into the Future: New Technology Frontiers on the Cloud
  • Asia’s Digital Golden Age: Risks and Opportunities
  • Innovate Malaysia Digital Future
  • Panel Talk: Defining the Malaysian Start Up Challenges and Opportunities in 2022
  • Start Up Stars Sharing: How to Build a Thriving Start Up?

Register now at https://my.alibabacloud.com/innovation-center/start-up-day-2022 to save a FREE seat for the upcoming AsiaForward Startup Day: Exchanging Asia’s Brightest Ideas!