D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase Makes Its Way Back For 2013!

 The D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase is back with its 3rd-annual entrepreneurial showcase and this time it will be hosted in Cyberjaya with the target of placing Cyberjaya in the map as the “Startup Capital of Malaysia”.

D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase is an annual premier event that focuses on business startups. Following the succession of the Showcase in 2011 and 2012, D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase 2013 continues its third run in Cyberjaya with two days of intensive business startup showcase with high impact activities that promotes business opportunities, learning, knowledge gathering and investment opportunities in Cyberjaya.

It is an event that has entrepreneurs’ interest at heart. The D.A.R.E. philosophy, Dream, Accelerate, Realize and Empower; itself encompasses the processes that are most important to any entrepreneurs who are aspiring to start their own business ventures. D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase 2013 aims to promote the entrepreneurial mindset by bringing potential entrepreneurs closer to the resources they need, such as collaborators, suppliers and prospects. D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase is poised to be the one stop platform for entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs to obtain latest information, knowledge, skills, expanding their networks and looking for business opportunities.

The event will be organized in Knowledge Workers Development Centre (KDC) in Cyberjaya, on the 22nd and 23rd of November 2013, from 9:00am to 6:30pm, on both days.


It will be one of the largest entrepreneurial events in Malaysia with 2 Conferences and 10 seminars covering more than 90 workshops and 90 speakers, speaking on various entrepreneurial and business topics.

D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase 2013 will be offering many programmed activities, just to name a few in the agenda – Growth Hacking Mini Conference, Startupz! Jobs Fair Malaysia, Program Transformasi Usahawan, The Essential Entrepreneurial & Business Building, One-on-One

Business Clinics, MIRC Funding Forum 2013, Software and Services in the Cloud for Your eBusiness and lots more. It is expected to attract more than 3000 visitors in Cyberjaya.

Well-respected entrepreneurs like Benjamin Levy from the Silicon Valley, Rodrigo Martinez, a Chilean from hpG, Ng Boon Jiun from Hometuitionjob.com and Joblogy.com, Ai Ching, the co-founder of Piktochart Malaysia, are some of the invited ‘Growth Hacking Mini Conference’ speakers that will be presenting on the event day.

The end goal at the end of the day is to build a vibrant entrepreneur eco-system that converge technology and non-technology entrepreneurs in the hope of creating a vibrant marketplace for entrepreneurs to collaborate and trade together. It is an expanded vision that the D.A.R.E. BizStart Showcase 2013 will be the biggest entrepreneur showcase and learning stage in Malaysia, as well as, throughout South East Asia.

It is also a need to build a vibrant community of business startups by creating opportunities through learning, knowledge acquisition, business network expansion and new business opportunities. Cyberjaya will have an annual premier event catering to Startups and the foundation of the Startup Capital of Malaysia is therefore laid.

Ng Wan Peng, Chief Operating Officer of Multimedia Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (MDeC), who will be attending the showcase said, “We are proud to work with MAD Incubator over the last 3 years on the D.A.R.E BizStart showcase to help empower entrepreneurs to learn, acquire knowledge, build business networks and create business opportunities. MDeC, as driver of Digital Malaysia, the national digital economy initiative and the national ICT initiative via MSC Malaysia is highly supportive of programmes and initiatives which are aimed at inspiring Malaysians to become digital entrepreneurs”.

To see how the entrepreneur ecosystem and the community contribute to the development of this Project is indeed one of the objectives of MDeC in engaging with the community. We are heartened to see that the community and ecosystem remains vibrant and pro-active.

For further clarification and information of the event, please do not hesitate to contact Kent Tan at +603-8311 9605 or via email at [email protected]