Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur Logistics Tech

    Friday, April 6 - 8, 2018

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  5. Coaches and Mentors
  6. Sponsors
  7. Organizing Team
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Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur Logistics Tech

Friday, April 6 - 8, 2018

Friday, April 6 - 8, 2018
Event starts at 5:30 pm

Level 13A-1, Fahrenheit Office Tower, Jalan Gading
Bukit Bintang
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 55100

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Build your startup from scratch in 54 hours!

Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur Logistics Tech is 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur Logistics Tech culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations.

Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education.  

Whether you are looking for feedback on an idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute, Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur Logistics Tech is the perfect environment to test your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.

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Friday April 6th

5:30 pm
Meet & Greet + Registration
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

6:00 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants

6:30 pm
By Sean Lee, Co-Founder & COO of Zoom

7:00 pm
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders

7:30 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch

9:00 pm
Attendees vote for the top pitches

9:15 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas

10:00 pm
Begin Work
Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Saturday April 7th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

11:00 am
Coach Meeting
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!

1:00 pm

2:00 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!

6:00 pm

10:00 pm
Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday April 8th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

11:00 am
Coach Meetings
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions

1:00 pm

2:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place

5:00 pm
Final Presentations

7:00 pm
Dinner is served while waiting for the final result announcement

7:30 pm
Judging & Awards

8:30 pm

9:00 pm
Go Home!


Sean Lee
Co-Founder & COO - Zoom

Co-Founder and COO at Zoom.
Zoom connects businesses, online e-commerce and brick & mortar retailers to on demand same day delivery specialists, ensuring fast and seamless delivery. 

Event Judges

Nazrin Bin Hassan
CEO, Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd

Nazrin Hassan is the Group CEO of Cradle, an organisation that provides funding and investment from Pre-Seed to Series A for potential and high-calibre technology start-ups. For more than 15 years, Nazrin Hassan has dedicated his efforts in promoting early stage funding for technology start-ups.

Paranee Damodaran
Head of Market Access and Venture Builder

Paranee helps internet startups access the Southeast Asia market. He forms strategic partnerships with VCs, accelerators, community builders, corporates and other ecosystem players to ease market access and channel deal flows for investment.

Aditya Tuli
Executive Director of Technology & Innovation, MaGIC

Aditya's career spans 17 years in the IT industry in enterprise systems development and consulting in multiple startup ventures in managed services and marketplaces. In MaGIC, Aditya is involved in tracking the startup ecosystem growth in Malaysia

Coaches and Mentors

Richard Gan
Founder of Geronimo Enterprise

Expert in Business Design, Branding and Marketing | Business Mentor, Marketing Expert, Branding Expert

Richard is an experienced mentor and has coached in several Startup Weekends in KL. After he left his designer job in London and back to Malaysia, he co-founded of "Sunrise Enrichment", an institution where students and dropouts could pursue an education, an opportunity that was not available to these group of people through the conventional schools in Malaysia. Fast forward to 2017, he started another e-commerce venture by mentoring and train those who wish to sell goods online locally & internationally.

Mohd Izzairi Yamin
Founder / CEO, ZeptoExpress

A web technologist and has been developing web applications since his teenage days. That’s the x-factor that has driven him to master deeply into mobile and web technologies. He graduated in Computer Science studies and started working as a full time coder and has vast experience in developing banking and insurance systems while working for a MNC company, and he then continued his career into drone technologies (Aibotix) . He has great passion towards the mobile and web technology and he strongly believes that BIG DATA and mobile apps will be dominating the future of today's computing.

Jeevan Kumar
Group CEO of ZOOM Malaysia & Indonesia

15 years experience in advertising and marketing, focusing on end-to-end supply chain management and opening new markets for Fortune 500 companies from Americas and Europe in SEA.

Amirul Mokhtar
Digital Marketing Specialist

Amirul is a data-driven Digital Marketer with 6 years of experience helping small businesses build scalable growth engines by implementing digital marketing strategies. He has handled more than RM400,000 in total of online advertising spend.

Sean Lee
Co-Founder & COO - Zoom

Co-Founder and COO at Zoom.
Zoom connects businesses, online e-commerce and brick & mortar retailers to on demand same day delivery specialists, ensuring fast and seamless delivery. 

Nik Muhammad Amin
CEO of Moovby

Nik Muhammad Amin, the CEO and CTO of Moovby! Besides that, he is also the Technical Consultant for Astro, an ex-engineer at Graband GoGet.myNik Muhammad Amin is passionate about sharing economy and the transportation industry.

Dr Syahril Anuar Idris
CTO, PSI Global Sdn. Bhd.

Expert in Tech, Engineering | Tech Expert

Syahril Anuar Idris is a PhD graduated of UTEM specialised in Autonomous & Intelligent Mfg. With 6 years of R&D experience in industrial and 4 years of research in Mfg. Eng., Dr Syahril able to identify skill and knowledge required for industrial.

Beverley Nah
Pricing and Marketing Manager, Eurotrans Charter Sdn Bhd

I have worked in an international freight forwarding company for 10 years doing coordinating and arranging shipments from Malaysia and Indonesia to all around the world.

Mohd Reezan
Serial Entrepreneur

Serial Entrepreneur | Business Mentor

Mohd Reezan is a Serial Entrepreneur, Financier and General Manager of Remote Year!
He is really passionate about mentoring the youngsters and guiding them with a strategic approach. His advice and support have always been an eye-opener for everyone who has received his mentorship.

Maegan Yip Rue Vey
Global Accelerator Program (Alumni Engagement, International Partnerships & Operations) at MaGIC

As a child, Maegan grew up in 7 different countries and discovered her eclectic interests in social, cultural and tech affairs. Active in community events and hackathons, her mission is to nurture and sustain the startup ecosystem. Maegan constantly believes that creativity and innovation have the power to drive sustainability. She is currently the ‘creative consul’ for MaGIC’s global Accelerator Program. Prior to MaGIC, Maegan has worked for an NGO and tech consultancy firm with experiences in Marketing, Digital Marketing & Business Development. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Management from the Queen Mary University of London. During her free time, she enjoys writing in her journal, backpacking, modeling and exploring new music and cafes.

Deb Tan Siew Meai
Head of Digital Exploration & Design/ Digi Telecommunications

I like to introduce and experiment new ideas, technology, way of work to develop and transform people and organization. I lead a multidisciplinary team, to research on cutting-edge technology and build good customer engagement with service design.

Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur Logistics Tech team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
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Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Kuala Lumpur is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Imran
  • Marina
  • May
    Thawdar Oo
  • Jenny
  • Tang
    Chii Haw
  • George
    Wong Sin Hong


Lim Feng

Feng a startup founder and community builder in Malaysia. Currently, he run the largest startup community in the southern region of Malaysia throughSTART Malaysia and various programmes such as Startup Grind & Founder Institute. His work involves building a thriving & sustainable startup ecosystem, managing startup programs, working together with the some of the brightest mind & passionate entrepreneurs in Malaysia & across South East Asia. Feng grew up in a small town in Johor, surrounded by best food one could find in Malaysia, with a strong desire to involve in business. He graduated from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), UK, specialising in business structuring, taxation & financial management. Feng co-founded an event company focusing specifically on tech events in 2014 and eventually found a passion in building talent resources & local economies while helping startups success. When he's not working, he can be found in one of the best coffee places in town and mentoring startups, founders on marketing, pitching & financial modeling.

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A software engineering student, always open to new people and opportunities.

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