Startup Day 2016


Startup Jobs Asia and Informatics Education hope to bring entrepreneurs, local startup leaders, fresh graduates, university partners and friends together to share their startup journey with the entrepreneurial community and the students from Informatics Education.

There will be booths managed by partners to share products and services, as well as career opportunities.

Join us for the panel discussion on the following topic:

Startup or Corporate: Which is a Better Choice for you?

  • What are the risk-reward trade-offs between working in startups and corporations?
  • How does a corporation nurture its employees and how startups do it differently?
  • What is the working culture like in a startup as compared to a corporation?

Programme outline

2.00pm – 2:15pm Registration

2.15pm – 2.45pm Opening Address

2.45pm – 3.30pm Panel Discussion - Startup or Corporate: Which is a Better Choice for you?

3.30pm – 4.00pm Q&A

4.00pm – 5pm Startup booths showcase and networking reception


  • Ben Chew, Founder of Startupjobs Asia
  • Kevin Ng, Founder of Thunderquote
  • Jeff Lim, Head of Zilingo Singapore
  • Laszlo, Business Development Manager of CarPal Singapore
  • Siang Lee, Founder of Jewel Paymentech

Participating booths

  • Startup Jobs Asia
  • Thunderquote
  • Zilingo Singapore
  • Petmate
  • Jewel paymentech
  • Fiit.sg
  • Carpal Singapore
  • Sketchy Concepz

*Light refreshment will be provided.

Event Organisers

Informatics Education - Informatics Education Ltd, founded in 1983, has over 30 years of experience in global education and is the first private lifelong learning company to obtain a listing on SGX Mainboard in May 1993. Informatics Education was founded in response to the demands for skilled Information Technology (IT) manpower and knowledge-based workers arising from Asia’s rapid economic growth. Over the years, Informatics Education together with its subsidiaries, Informatics Academy, Informatics Executive Education, Informatics Global Campus, NCC Education UK and its regional country offices in Hong Kong and Sri Lanka have built a strong track record for quality programmes and training services for individuals, institutions and corporations.

Startup Jobs Asia - Startup Jobs Asia aims to be the voice for startup hire by addressing the challenges of Talent Acquisition that Startups faced both in Singapore and within Asia. With decades of combined experience in recruitment, we created a platform for Startup Hire in Asia and help connect the right talent fit within their growing and emerging business. For jobseekers, we want to sexify jobs @ startups and to grow the human capital eco-system for the industry by connecting them to opportunities to the regional startups registered on the platform.

Currently, Startup Jobs Asia platform is a free service that connects jobseekers to employers from Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines and the rest of Asia via www.startupjobs.asia

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Fri Nov 11, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM SGT
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