A university startup accelerator programme that turns ideas into fundable startups

A university startup accelerator programme that turns ideas into fundable startups

A university startup accelerator programme that turns ideas into fundable startups

ABOUT

For the next generation of entrepreneurs

LaunchX is a 3+2 months university startup accelerator programme that turns validated ideas into fundable startups. It is an equity-free, no-string attached programme for budding entrepreneurs, with one goal: to help them succeed.

ABOUT

For the next generation
of entrepreneurs

LaunchX is a 3+2 months university startup accelerator programme that turns validated ideas into fundable startups. It is an equity-free, no-string attached programme for budding entrepreneurs, with one goal: to help them succeed.

ABOUT

For the next generation
of entrepreneurs

LaunchX is a 3+2 months university startup accelerator programme that turns validated ideas into fundable startups. It is an equity-free, no-string attached programme for budding entrepreneurs, with one goal: to help them succeed.

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

Take the first step of your
startup journey

March – August 2023 (3+2 months)

Blended (Physical & Virtual)

Open to all pre-seed university student
ventures in Malaysia

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

Take the first step of your startup journey

March – August 2023 

(3+2 months)

Blended (Physical & Virtual)

Open to all pre-seed university student ventures in Malaysia

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

Take the first step of your
startup journey

March – August 2023 (3+2 months)

Blended (Physical & Virtual)

Open to all pre-seed university student ventures in Malaysia

REQUIREMENTS

Tailored for early stage founders to launch their startups

Validated problem-solution fit

Prove that your idea uniquely solves a problem of specific consumer groups, and that the consumers are willing to purchase. You must be able to show evidence of market research.

Prototype

Help us to visualise your solution – you must provide us with a wireframe / product sketch / service plan of your solution

Alignment to the UN-SDGs

Ideas aligned with at least one of the 17 UN-SDGs;
preferably, solutions that focuses on Net Zero Carbon

REQUIREMENTS

Tailored for early stage founders to launch their startups

Validated problem-solution fit

Prove that your idea uniquely solves a problem of specific consumer groups, and that the consumers are willing to purchase. You must be able to show evidence of market research.

Prototype

Help us to visualise your solution – you must provide us with a wireframe / product sketch / service plan of your solution

Alignment to the UN-SDGs

Ideas aligned with at least one of the 17 UN-SDGs; preferably, solutions that focuses on Net Zero Carbon

REQUIREMENTS

Tailored for early stage founders to launch their startups

Validated problem-solution fit

Prove that your idea uniquely solves a problem of specific consumer groups, and that the consumers are willing to purchase. You must be able to show evidence of market research.

Prototype

Help us to visualise your solution – you must provide us with a wireframe / product sketch / service plan of your solution

Alignment to the UN-SDGs

Ideas aligned with at least one of the 17 UN-SDGs;
preferably, solutions that focuses on Net Zero Carbon

PROGRAMME BENEFITS

From ideas to fundable startups

Learn by doing

Build your startup through actions, no theories​

Feedback from top mentors and thought leaders

Receive direct feedback from mentors & industry thought leaders

Access to investment opportunities & early traction from the corporates

For piloting & gaining early traction from our corporate partners

Net Zero Lab for investment opportunities

Access to startup support

Receive exclusive perks and benefits from our partners, such as AWS, Microsoft, Boss Boleh and etc

Access to talents

Tap into our network of talents from Sunway University & University Partners

Access to internships and job opportunities

Tap into our network of venture capital firms for potential internship and job opportunities, to learn from the investors while building your startup

PROGRAMME BENEFITS

From ideas to
fundable startups

Learn by doing

Build your startup through actions, no theories​

Feedback from top mentors and thought leaders

Receive direct feedback from mentors & industry thought leaders

Access to investment opportunities & early traction from the corporates

For piloting & gaining early traction from our corporate partners

Net Zero Lab for investment opportunities

Access to startup support

Receive exclusive perks and benefits from our partners, such as AWS, Microsoft, Boss Boleh and etc

Access to talents

Tap into our network of talents from Sunway University & University Partners

Access to internships and job opportunities

Tap into our network of venture capital firms for potential internship and job opportunities, to learn from the investors while building your startup

PROGRAMME BENEFITS

From ideas to
fundable startups

Learn by doing

Build your startup through actions, no theories​

Feedback from top mentors and thought leaders

Receive direct feedback from mentors & industry thought leaders

Access to investment opportunities & early traction from the corporates

For piloting & gaining early traction from our corporate partners

Net Zero Lab for investment opportunities

Access to startup support

Receive exclusive perks and benefits from our partners, such as AWS, Microsoft, Boss Boleh and etc

Access to talents

Tap into our network of talents from Sunway University & University Partners

Access to internships and job opportunities

Tap into our network of venture capital firms for potential internship and job opportunities, to learn from the investors while building your startup

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Be inspired to build and launch your startup

Launch (18 March 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to attend launch & networking session, meet their mentors and physical workshop.

March – May 2023

Pre-seed startups to attend virtual workshops, work on building their MVP with the guidance of their paired mentors

Pre-Demo Day (10 June 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to pitch their business idea & pilot plan to judging committee for a chance to obtain seed funding

June – July 2023

Pre-seed startups to pilot their business idea and start gaining traction, while receiving guidance from mentors & attending virtual workshops

Demo Day (19 August 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to pitch their pilot results to potential investors/ accelerators programme

The Launch, Pre-Demo Day and Demo day will be a physical event.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Be inspired to build and launch your startup

Launch
(18 March 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to attend launch & networking session, meet their mentors and physical workshop.

March – May 2023

Pre-seed startups to attend virtual workshops, work on building their MVP with the guidance of their paired mentors

Pre-Demo Day 

(10 June 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to pitch their business idea & pilot plan to judging committee for a chance to obtain seed funding

June – July 2023

Pre-seed startups to pilot their business idea and start gaining traction, while receiving guidance from mentors & attending virtual workshops

Demo Day (19 August 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to pitch their pilot results to potential investors/ accelerators programme

The Launch, Pre-Demo Day and Demo day will be a physical event.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Be inspired to build and
launch your startup

Launch (18 March 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to attend launch & networking session, meet their mentors and physical workshop.

March – May 2023

Pre-seed startups to attend virtual workshops, work on building their MVP with the guidance of their paired mentors

Pre-Demo Day (10 June 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to pitch their business idea & pilot plan to judging committee for a chance to obtain seed funding

June – July 2023

Pre-seed startups to pilot their business idea and start gaining traction, while receiving guidance from mentors & attending virtual workshops

Demo Day (19 August 2023, Saturday)

Pre-seed startups to pitch their pilot results to potential investors/ accelerators programme

The Launch, Pre-Demo Day and Demo day will be a physical event.

INFO SESSION

Learn more about LaunchX

Ask us your burning questions about this programme in our virtual info session!
Virtual sessions will be hosted on Zoom.

OUR PORTFOLIO

Scaling these companies

A one-stop sustainable solution company offering sustainable packaging solution, customisation and collection.

A social commerce platform for sustainable fashion.

A platform that connects homebakers to consumers.

A smart returnable container system that provides reusable, high-quality, affordable and environmentally friendly container to help businesses reduce single-use plastic packaging.

An e-commerce platform where collectors could buy, sell and socialize online with authentication, live auction and forums.

OUR PORTFOLIO

Scaling these companies

A one-stop sustainable solution company offering sustainable packaging solution, customisation and collection.

A social commerce platform for sustainable fashion.

A platform that connects homebakers to consumers.

A smart returnable container system that provides reusable, high-quality, affordable and environmentally friendly container to help businesses reduce single-use plastic packaging.

An e-commerce platform where collectors could buy, sell and socialize online with authentication, live auction and forums.

OUR PORTFOLIO

Scaling these companies

A one-stop sustainable solution company offering sustainable packaging solution, customisation and collection.

A social commerce platform for sustainable fashion.

A platform that connects homebakers to consumers.

A smart returnable container system that provides reusable, high-quality, affordable and environmentally friendly container to help businesses reduce single-use plastic packaging.

An e-commerce platform where collectors could buy, sell and socialize online with authentication, live auction and forums.

TESTIMONIALS

Here's what our founders say about LaunchX

Kita

Co-Founders: Teoh Wei Ean, Davin Lee, Tan JiaJun, Un Kai Wen

LaunchX opened up so many doors of opportunities for us and created an ecosystem of young entrepreneurs so that we can inspire each other, support each other, and grow together”

Opack

Founder: Yap Mei Xin

The LaunchX programme was the one that nurtured OPACK. I found all aspects of the programme to be extremely helpful. The programmes prepared by LaunchX included a speaker series that helped guide our path.”

TESTIMONIALS

Here's what our founders say about LaunchX

Kita

Co-Founders: Teoh Wei Ean, Davin Lee, Tan JiaJun, Un Kai Wen

LaunchX opened up so many doors of opportunities for us and created an ecosystem of young entrepreneurs so that we can inspire each other, support each other, and grow together”

Opack

Founder: Yap Mei Xin

The LaunchX programme was the one that nurtured OPACK. I found all aspects of the programme to be extremely helpful. The programmes prepared by LaunchX included a speaker series that helped guide our path.”

TESTIMONIALS

Here's what our founders say about LaunchX

Kita

Co-Founders: Teoh Wei Ean, Davin Lee, Tan JiaJun, Un Kai Wen

LaunchX opened up so many doors of opportunities for us and created an ecosystem of young entrepreneurs so that we can inspire each other, support each other, and grow together”

Opack

Founder: Yap Mei Xin

The LaunchX programme was the one that nurtured OPACK. I found all aspects of the programme to be extremely helpful. The programmes prepared by LaunchX included a speaker series that helped guide our path.”

APPLICATION

Are you ready to be the next generation of entrepreneurs today?

ORGANISERS

INNOVATION PARTNER

ECOSYSTEM PARTNER

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

VENTURE CAPITAL PARTNERS

UNIVERSITY PARTNERS

and many more

PERK PARTNERS

FINANCIAL PARTNER

TECH PARTNER

MEDIA PARTNER

ORGANISERS

INNOVATION PARTNER

ECOSYSTEM PARTNER

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

VENTURE CAPITAL PARTNERS

UNIVERSITY PARTNERS

and many more

PERK PARTNERS

FINANCIAL PARTNER

TECH PARTNER

MEDIA PARTNER

APPLICATION

Are you ready to be the next generation of entrepreneurs today?

ORGANISERS

INNOVATION PARTNER

ECOSYSTEM PARTNER

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

VENTURE CAPITAL PARTNERS

UNIVERSITY PARTNERS

and many more

PERK PARTNERS

FINANCIAL PARTNER

TECH PARTNER

MEDIA PARTNER