MANILA, PHILIPPINES―Startup support organization IdeaSpace is closing its 2020 acceleration program with investments in three startups―agritech startup Agro-Digital PH, sustainability and circular living startup Humble, and workplace tech startup Workbean. The accelerator is investing Php1 million each in these three startups. “These three teams have shown tremendous growth throughout the acceleration program. They address urgent […]
MANILA, PHILIPPINES—Tech startup accelerator IdeaSpace recently organized its first virtual Demo Day, highlighting the work of the 12 startups in its 2020 acceleration program. This year’s Demo Day is the first time that the event has been held online since IdeaSpace started running its acceleration program in 2012. “Startups are the pillar of the emerging […]
Haven’t signed up for Philippine Startup Week yet? This is your sign! Philippine Startup Week 2020 is a large-scale collaborative initiative by multiple government and private agencies to showcase the Filipino startup community. This year, it highlights the Filipino entrepreneurial spirit as we power up the new normal together. This 5-day conference will happen virtually […]
Now in its 5th year, UXPH CONF 2020 is a 2-day online event with talks and workshops for Experience Designers, enthusiasts, and problem-solvers. This year’s event looks back at how designers adapted and thrived amidst the transformed way we live and work. As we look to the future, we think about what we can learn […]
IdeaSpace invites you to Philippine Startup Week 2020! PHSW20 is the country’s nationwide virtual conference featuring the Filipino startup community, created through the collaboration of the Department of Science and Technology, the Department of Trade and Industry, the Department of Information and Communications Technology, and various community enablers, including IdeaSpace. Happening from November 23 to […]
In our eighth year of running the program, this is the first time that the entirety of it was held online. Since the official beginning of the acceleration program in August, the teams have participated in numerous learning sessions essential to building their startups—from effectual thinking, culture, and leadership; to marketing, finance, legal requirements, taxation, […]
In September, different members of the IdeaSpace community gathered every Thursday to learn about social media content marketing, copywriting, marketing communications frameworks, email marketing, chatbox marketing, and messenger marketing. These well-received sessions allowed founders to come together to learn from domain experts and culminated with a networking session on October 1.
IdeaSpace hosted the second installment of the GFS APAC Content Series on September 17, 2020. The talk, attended by GfS partners from all around the APAC region focused on startup sectors on the rise and opportunities for value creation during the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent recovery. Startups are constantly responding to the needs of our rapidly […]
This month, IdeaSpace will be holding two Grit & Grind sessions to help founders navigate two important questions that they need to think about as they build a startup: How do I develop a business from a pain point? How do I validate my idea? Our first panel was last Saturday, August 15, 2020, focusing […]
Edtech startup IOL recently shifted its focus from content production to tweaking its internally-developed systems to be used by schools in managing their operations from enrollment to online classes, financial accounts monitoring, and grades reporting.