Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is powered by Kauffman Foundation, the initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations. During this one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 170 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activities while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors. Read more
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Startup Dhaka Launches Its Second Film

Startup Dhaka premiered its second documentary, Startup Dhaka Part 2, at ICT Tower on 11th November to an audience that included startup founders, startup community members, and sponsors. Honorable Kazi M. Aminul Islam, Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA), Prime Minister’s Office was present at the event as the chief guest. IDLC Finance was the presenting sponsor, with supporting
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From left to right: Samad Miraly, Sanchayan Chakraborty, Minhaz Anwar, Jayesh Parekh, Naima Chowdhury, Tina Jabeen, Akkie Okma, H.E. Harry Verweij, Kazi M. Aminul Islam, Sajid Rahman, Maliha Quadir, Tanveer Ali and Nazmul Karim

Bangladesh Angels Announces Launch, Opening a New Era in Start-up Investing in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Angels, a trailblazing investment network in the country, was inaugurated at Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden on 4th October, 2018.  The event was graced by the presence of venture capitalists, financiers, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders from both Bangladesh and abroad.  H.E. Harry Verweij, the Ambassador-Designate of Kingdom of the Netherlands, and Mr. Kazi M. Aminul Islam, Executive Director, Bangladesh
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Startup Expo for GPAccelerator Batch 5 held

GPAccelerator organized Startup Expo for the Batch 5 at GPHouse on 9th September 2018. The five selected teams from Batch 5 of GPAccelerator showcased their products during the event. With a great response, the event was participated by the key stakeholders like visitors, mentors and GrameenPhone employees.   GPAccelerator in collaboration with Startup Dhaka is an innovation-driven accelerator
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Investment Opportunities in Bangladesh: Discovering a Hidden Gem

Bangladesh is gradually establishing itself as “Asian Tiger” for extraordinary economic growth. In the last couple of years, it had over 7% GDP rate which is expected to rise up until 2050. To continue this robust economic progress, Bangladesh needs to focus on developing infrastructure, increasing collaborations and creating an investment climate. Recently, Startup Dhaka and BongoBD hosted a networking event
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Digital Analytics: Insight is power

To survive in today’s dynamic and rapidly changing marketplace, businesses need to understand consumer behavior and connect them on an emotional level. Having a good knowledge of the customers is not enough anymore. Amidst superabundance of information, it’s only the customer insight that makes a digital marketer invincible. Digital Analytics gives us a deeper understanding of the trend and behavioral pattern
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Application Open For E27 TOP100 APAC Bangladesh Qualifiers

TOP100 APAC 2018, presented by WeWork is a program organized by e27 that empowers insights, connections, talent and funds opportunities for early-stage tech startups in Asia. This year Startup Dhaka is organizing the Bangladesh Qualifiers of the TOP100 with the support from White-board. The local qualifiers round will be held on 10 th April at GP HOUSE, Bashundhara where startup enthusiasts,
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