RiseBack.org, an edtech platform as part of its official launch in Indonesia, has announced Rise N Start Ignite, Indonesia’s First Startup Pitch Competition for Students, a trailblazing Startup Pitch Competition.
Aligned with the Indonesian government’s vision of fostering innovation-driven economic expansion, this event strategically leverages affordable IT education and training. Embracing sustainable development, HealthTech, Agritech, EV, and AI, participants are inspired to formulate inventive solutions.
What sets this Startup Pitch Competition apart is its accessibility – open to both individuals and groups, with no application fees. Students from schools and universities are invited to partake, empowering a diverse range of aspiring entrepreneurs. The brightest minds will not only secure certificates but also gain exposure for potential funding, extending the impact of their visionary concepts.
- Hackathon Launch Date: September 5th 2023
- Hackathon Event: December 1st – 2nd, 2023 10 AM – 5 PM
- Location: Jakarta, Indonesia
- Deadline for application: November 25th, 2023
- No Application Fees
For more information about RiseBack.org, the Rise N Start Ignite Pitch Competition, and partnership opportunities, please visit https://riseback.org/events/indonesia/
“Technology is a crucial segment of our economy. Indonesia ranks third in Asia for creating startup unicorns, and we see immense potential to elevate our nation further,” stated Fitria Sudiro, MD for RiseBack Indonesia. “Through Rise N Start Ignite, we can equip our youth to become entrepreneurs and technopreneurs, potentially making Indonesia the Silicon Valley of Asia.”
In addition to the launch of RiseBack.org and the RiseHack Ignite event, RiseBack Indonesia is excited to announce its commitment to reach youth beyond the capital. The organization plans to host the Rise N Start Ignite hackathon in cities such as Surabaya, Bandung, Semarang, and Yogyakarta, enabling young talents across the nation to access opportunities for growth.