Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) introduces BetaPitch startup competition to SE Asia

Malaysia-based digital agency, MDEC, has announced the introduction of global pitch competition BetaPitch to Kuala Lumpur on November 7. 2018. MDEC works with Betahaus, a Berlin-based co-working space and will kick off with hosting Launchpad to Europe workshop.

MDEC mentioned its plan to further the Asian startup ecosystem through the startup competition that is taking place in 12 countries, including in its first Southeast Asia country Malaysia.

“MDEC has decided to host the first BetaPitch competition with betahaus in Southeast Asia. We believe the partnership with betahaus will help smoothen the way for Southeast Asian startups to enter the German and European markets and allow them to leverage upon betahaus’s network and expertise,” said Norhizam Abdul Kadir, Vice President of Growth Ecosystem Development at MDEC.

Navojit Dastidar