Young Entrepreneurs' Conference JB


The Young Entrepreneurs' Conference 2016 (YEC) is back in Johor Bahru!

There’s a great line of speakers comprising of young and successful entrepreneurs who will share their knowledge and experience. The YEC is one of the many initiatives for young entrepreneurs as well as aspiring ones who would like to network and learn from this specially selected line-up of speakers. Register now!

YEC JB Event Details:

Date : 23rd July 2016 (Saturday) 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm

Venue : Holiday Villa Johor Bahru

Cost : FREE for the first 300 pax*

* This event is specifically for Malaysians or anyone residing in Malaysia ONLY.

The event organizer or any part of it's associates will not be responsible for any of your airfare, accommodation, travel fees or meals.


Amos Chong

Co-founder, Humble Beginnings

Amos Chong co-founded Humble Beginnings in 2007 in a one terrace house relying only on phone orders. Within a year, it was a full fledged B2C E-shop in Johor Bahru. The online shop was then launched in Penang by end of 2008 and in KL/Selangor in early 2009. After successfully gaining a customer base nationwide, the company decided to open its very first outlet in KL in 2012. Currently, Humble Beginnings has 4 outlets in Malaysia. Amos Chong was the second runner-up of Alliance Bank SME Innovation Challenge 2015.

Dr. Yeong Che Fai

Founder of DF Automation & Robotics

Senior Lecturer, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Dr Yeong Che Fai is the founder of DF Automation & Robotics, a local automation company that designs and manufactures Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV) for various kinds of industrial use. Dr Yeong who has a Doctor of Philosophy in Bioengineering from Imperial College, London and more than 10 years of experience in engineering education, technical training and consultancy has won more than 50 awards locally and internationally for robotics invention. Today, Dr. Yeong is actively involved in guiding would-be entrepreneurs and boosting the entrepreneurship culture in academia. DF Automation and Robotics is one of the finalists in the Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy SME Innovation Challenge 2014.

JeeShen Lee

Founder Softinn Solutions

JeeShen Lee is the founder of Softinn Solutions, a travel technology company that has developed a few cloud-based hotel reservation systems for small and medium-sized hotels. Softinn which was established to address the lack of resources faced by boutique hotels has gone on to win many industry awards & recognitions such as, The Asia Smartphone Apps Contest Merit Prize in Hong Kong, Best Startup Finalist for the Australia Talent Unleashed Award and is now also a TripAdvisor Certified Partner. Softinn Solutions was one of the finalists in the Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy SME Innovation Challenge 2013.

Khoo Kah Lee (Curry Khoo)

Founder, TE4P

Curry Khoo founded TE4P in 2012, a tech community driven organisation hosting various event & activities in Penang for entrepreneurs and startups. He started his entrepreneur journey in 2000 from the era of dial-up & when everyone are in Friendster. Curry join the Malaysian Global Innocation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) in mid 2014 as the community builder down in Penang to bring Penang ecosystem to the next level by empowering the startups and entrepreneurs. Since 2015, Curry join Douglas Khoo to run The Coding Shophouse to provide affordable coding workshop to the local community. He is currently running Second Startup, a bootcamp for early stage startup in IoT (internet of things) and Fintech.

To get tickets to this event, kindly click the “Get Ticket” link on the top right of this page

* We have limited number of seats, therefore please RSVP as soon as you can.

** Published speakers may subject to change at the organiser's discretion.

To find out more about Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy, please visit www.BizSmart.com.my.

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