About Us

StartUp Borneo is a community initiative that brings together entrepreneurs, corporate bodies, investors, incubators, educational institutions, and government, to promote startup culture in Borneo.

StartUp Borneo provide creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs with access to mentorship, capital, talent and a community of like-minded entrepreneurs. Our target is to build a world-class ecosystem that supports companies at all stages of their growth and development from startups to rapidly-growing mid-size companies.

Our Vision

To position Sarawak as a preferred startup hub for technology and entrepreneurs development in Malaysia and South East Asia region.

Our Mission

To nurture communities in Malaysia, especially Sarawak, by promoting startup ecosystem and a medium for new talent to showcase and contribute in the development transformation in Borneo through accelerating the urban and rural digital economy initiatives.

How to StartUp Borneo

Follow these 5 simple steps to get the best out of your business projects.

Step 1: Are you a project creator? Aspiring entrepreneur? Technology product designer? Creative artist?
Apply to StartUp Borneo !

Step 2: There are specific categories for startups to select and participate. The categories are established in order to complement the city developments and community needs in Borneo (and your region).

Step 3: We also provide engagement with hands-on experts, sector specific support by coaches with start-up experience, and mentors with deep industrial knowledge and having well established profile.

Step 4: Startups may continue with entrepreneurship mission through securing potential funding, fund rising, collaboration, etc. to be listed as “Startup Heroes” in StartUp Borneo.

Step 5: We also publish events and startup-related news in and around Borneo through interviewing startups and community builders and writing articles about the startup life in the area.

StartUp Borneo 2019 Category

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How to StartUp Borneo 2018

StartUp Borneo 2018 Category

StartUp Borneo 2019 Category

Participating Nations

…so far. Put your nation on this list by participating StartUp Borneo.

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