Startup Weekend Miri: The Solopreneurs Hive Mind

Startup Weekend Miri

Startup Weekend Miri: The Solopreneurs Hive Mind

Meet the Team that Made it Happen

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Name: Irfan

Lead Organizer for Startup Weekend Miri

Passion: inspiring young people to become entrepreneurs

Organization: Founders Club Curtin

Quote: “Opportunities multiply as they are seized”
― Sun Tzu, The Art of War

What is the Founders Club?

What inspired you and your band of compatriots to kickstart this?

So what roadblocks and lessons did you learn as a team?

What learning opportunities can a Founder’s club Member get from joining?

So clearly, your club has made a significant impact in the Curtin Sarawak Student Ecosystem. If you had a moment ask for some support, what would you ask for?

Where do you see yourself this time next year?

What’s the future of Startup Weekend Miri?

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Having pushed their fledgling ideas to the entrepreneurial extreme, there were 3 teams that made it through placing in the challenge.

At 3rd place: Team Jourvel

Callum Dai Min Tan, Jia Qin Cheah, Xin Nee Lai, Yuh Yeu Heu

At 2nd place: Team Marimo Shower

Daisuke “Duke” Tatekawa, Hakim Hairuddin, De Kang Teh, Ee Xin Lo, Jen Ni Law, Kelvin Lai Kah Poh

Winning Team: Team LightZebb

Nurul Ain Hamizan, Sheikh Mohd Ashrawi, Augustine Wong, Mohammad Indera bin Zamri, John Law Peng Hang, Zhe Zhang, Phan Thi Ngoc “Victoria” Trang

All in all, Startup Weekend Miri was a raving success, and all this was thanks to its proud sponsors:

iPrima Media Sdn Bhd

Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Center (MaGIC)

Tabung Gagasan Anak Sarawak (TEGAS)

Curtin Malaysia

P&E Enterprise

Starbucks

Chamara Boutique Hotel

Hola

Fave

Bubble.is

Hitz.fm

Beam

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Learning to play with words like cats play with food. Self expression has never been a problem. The words I live by: "Charisma and Talent are poor substitutes for skill"