Date: 26 September 2019 (Thursday) | 12 - 1 pm (Ben Lim)
10 October 2019 (Thursday) | 12 - 1 pm (MaGIC)
24 October 2019 (Thursday) | 12 - 1 pm (Projek 57)
7 November 2019 (Thursday) | 12 - 1 pm (Dato Loy Teik Ngan)
The Understanding Entrepreneurialism Class speaker series is open to all Taylors Students and faculty on a first come basis till the class is full capacity. The class meets at D8.04 on Thursdays 12 -2. The speakers series are on the dates above.
Ben Lim is the Managing Partner at NEXEA, an early Startup Accelerator, Angel Network, and Venture Capital. NEXEA has invested in more than 35 Startups across Southeast Asia and is known for creating value in their investments. Ben will be here to talk about the Startup Fundamentals: Problem, Solution, Market, and Monetization.
The Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC) is an innovation and creativity centre under the Ministry of Finance. MaGIC was envisioned as a one-stop shop for entrepreneurship and tasked with building up the ecosystem in the country. MaGIC’s mission is to act as a catalyst to transform Malaysia into the regional startup capital.
Projek 57 is a social enterprise that collaborate with universities and colleges to engage youths in projects to build unity and empower underprivileged youths through retail training. Projek57 promotes unity through fashion! And they will be here to tell you how they made it all possible.
Dato Loy Teik Ngan is the Group Chief Executive Officer & Trustee at Taylor’s Education Sdn. Bhd. He is also Director & Member at Yayasan Badminton Malaysia and Member of Young Presidents’ Organization (Malaysia) and on the board of 37 other companies. The varied exposure in different positions of various industries has given him considerable experience in education, finance & banking, manufacturing, etc. His entrepreneurial spirit led him as a founder of Leisure Holidays Bhd in 1986.