Ideaspace Demo Day 2014

 

Ideaspace put the spotlight on the best startups at Demo Day 2014.

 

On October 27, Ideaspace Foundation held its second Demo Day at Enderun Colleges. The event is the culmination of the foundation’s 2nd batch of incubated startups.

Ideaspace President Earl Valencia shared on Rappler.com the concept of Demo Day:

A simple way to think of it is to compare it to ‘graduation’ for a traditional academic institution, wherein the school (accelerator), along with faculty and others (mentors), hosts an event to celebrate a graduating batch of students’ (startups) completing a program…

Earl Valencia, Ideaspace President

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Demo Day 2014 highlights include the panel discussions and the pitch presented by the 10 selected startups that are part of the foundation’s accelerator program.

*Ideaspace invited Hatchd Digital Chairman Manny Ayala, Founder & Managing Director of Nest Capital Martin Pascual, A SPACE Manila Founder and CEO Matt Morrison, and Philvencap Founder Ed Isidro as panelists to discuss and answer questions on ‘Angel Investing In The Philippines’.

It’s really important for us to be here [at Demo Day 2014] showcasing ourselves [FlipTrip.ph] as a platform because what we are really trying to do is help local businesses and small communities that are trying to grow and that are off-the-beaten-path destinations…

Jackie Yap, FlipTrip.ph Co-Founder

*April Cuenca of FlipTrip.ph delivering her pitch.

*photos by Nick W