What To Expect At The MaGIC Academy Symposium And Startup Career Fair This Year

50 renowned speakers, 250 investors, 260 startups, and more!

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This Spotlight is sponsored by MaGIC.

Are you inspired by the success of startups and want to be a part of it? Or maybe you already own a business and want to grow it further?

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The annual MaGIC Academy Symposium is back this October and it's perfect for those with an entrepreneurial spirit

In its fourth year running, MA2017 is one of the largest entrepreneurship conferences in the region. It's a great way to connect with entrepreneurs, investors, startup enthusiasts, and other like-minded people!

Get an inside look at the regional and global markets. And discover future trends, challenges, and strategies to stay ahead of the curve.

MA2016 attracted over 3,300 attendees!

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The symposium attracts over 3,300 attendees every year and features 150 renowned speakers, 251 investors and mentors, 4,500 career fair attendees, and 260 exhibiting startups.

This year's theme is Disruptive Entrepreneurship and aims to tackle issues and opportunities facing entrepreneurs as well as exploring upcoming trends that will give your startup an edge

Here's a sneak peek of the awesomeness you'll be receiving:
Troubleshooting - Get tips and tricks on solving common startup problems and learn how to mitigate these risks so your success rate is higher.

Growth and opportunities - Discover the opportunities available for startups that you can take advantage of.

Future trends: Get the lowdown on what the startup ecosystem will look like in the future, as well as capitalising on the trends that are tipped to take over.

Talent and career: Land your dream job when you check out the 100 exhibitions at the biggest startup talent acquisition platform in Malaysia.

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Learn from the diverse line-up of speakers from top digital companies around the world including Pinterest, Tinder, Mindvalley, and more

From keynote talks and masterclasses to hands-on mentoring sessions, you'll find the inspiration and motivation to be the entrepreneur you want to be, plus you'll receive the practical tools and skills to make your vision a reality.

Featuring over 50 world renowned speakers and mentors, you're sure to gain from their insights and experience. Here are some of the speakers you'll be able to learn from:

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From top left clockwise: Adam Burmister - Pinterest, Adeline Lee - Clue by Biowink, Alan Cheah - GoCar Mobility, Amanjyot Johar - IDL Concepts, Desmond Ngai - WebTVAsia, Danny -View Dynamic, Dr Yeong Che Fai - DF Automation and Robotics, Bobby Ong - CoinGecko.

And if you're interested in being at the heart of innovation and joining the fast-paced environment of a startup, the MA2017 Startup Career Fair will be your calling ;)

The largest startup career fair in Asia will feature 100 of the region’s most promising and dynamic startups to showcase their products and services, as well as to provide an opportunity for talent to be a part of their growth and success.

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Take note of the event details below:

Location: MaGIC (Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre), Block 3730, Persiaran Apec, 63000 Cyberjaya.
Date: 4 - 7 October 2017

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Gain new knowledge and make the right connections at the MaGIC Academy Symposium 2017 here!

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