BANDUNG-International scale event again followed by Indigo.id startup, this time followed by three startup those are Sonar, Amtiss, and Atom. The three followed the Innovfest Unbound at Marina Bay Sand, Singapore, 3-4 May after following the Global Ventures Summit (GVS) in Nusa Dua, Bali, 19-21 April.
Sonar CEO Amien Krisna said the rare opportunity is very special because it is very useful for startup in the homeland. Especially in following international scale such as Innovfest Unbound or GVS.
"With this facility, not only we can get access to additional potential investors, but the startup of corporate segment like us becomes the search for partners and markets outside Indonesia," said Amien in Bandung, Friday (5/5/2017).
According to him, Indigo.id has greatly facilitated his company outside the participation of this event. With access to these two global exhibitions, the added value of the incubator and startup accelerator, are increasing.
"I think this facility is good, only can be improved so that more Indigo.id startup can participate in the future," please the leader of big data analytic service provider.
Innovfest Unbound brings together about 10,000 participants consisting of companies, entrepreneurs, investors, and startups from around the world. There are 45 countries participating in the event. In collaboration with Infocomm Media Development Authority, this event was held by one of Singapore's leading campuses, NUS (National University Singapore).
The event was inaugurated by Singapore Communications and Informatics Minister Dr Yaacob Ibrahim and will be closed by Senior State Minister of Communications and Informatics and Education Ministry Dr. Janil Puthucheary.
Speakers at the event included Iker Ibaner (Managing Director of Accenture Digital), Robert Gibly (Managing Director of The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asia), and Parin Metha (Director of Airbnb Asia Pacific).
Furthermore, Susan Jain (IBM Asia Pacific CMO), Deborah Barta (SVP Innovation Management and Startup Management Mastercard), Reggie Bradford (SVP Startup Ecosystem & Accelerator Oracle), Sarah Lee (Chief Innovation Office Ericsonn), etc.
Head of Marketing & International Channel Indigo.id R. Bayu Hartoko said, his side consistently facilitate the guidance in gaining insight, business networking, even the opportunity to gain access capital from venture capital, both regional and global.
"At Innovfest Inbound we help our three startups Amtiss, Sonar & Atom for accessing to global ventures, including capital and partnerships. There is no incubator and accelerator that is as flexible as Indigo.id, "he continued.
According to him, his side is also building a network with accelerators-incubators, venture capital in corporations level to private. Also, meet the government representatives who attended the exhibition and the seminar.
"All of them are still in the stage of knowing each other, exploring and measuring their strengths, the most important of which is that Indigo.id can raise Indonesia to the world and can digitize Indonesia," he said.
Bayu added, the startup that they hooked up to the global event has a strong potential to grow because each has a significant uniqueness. He exemplifies Sonar as the most complete and accurate platform in Indonesia in analyzing media social sentiment.
"then, Atom is the easiest way for anyone to create mobile apps for e-commerce platforms, as well as Amtiss which is very interesting because it can manage heavy equipment owned by corporations, so that operations can run effectively and efficiently," he concluded . (MAT)