Smart strengthens tech start-up community support through 4th GOAB conference
Leader in mobile, Smart Communications (Smart) though its developer network, Smart DevNet, strengthened anew, its support for the Philippine start-up community by co-presenting the 4th Geeks on a Beach (GOAB) conference held in Panglao Island, Bohol.
7 int’l startups make it to Geeks on a Beach pitching contest
Seven promising global startups will be joining the international pitching competition at the Geeks on a Beach (GOAB) tech and startup conference at Bellevue Hotel in Panglao Island, Bohol on August 25-26, 2016.
It’s more fun for Geeks in Panglao Island, Bohol!
GOAB is open to all whether you have a tech background or not. If you are interested in the topics of tech, business and design then you will find like-minded people at this event. Startups are defined as high growth, high risk tech-enabled businesses. Facebook, instagram and viber used to be startups but are now billion dollar companies.
Launch of Startup Roadmap just the beginning: GOAB organizer
The Philippine Startup Roadmap, launched at the just concluded third Geeks on a Beach (GOAB) in Boracay, looks forward to spawning some 500 startups with an estimated cumulative valuation of $2 billion by 2020.
Will drones fly over Boracay during Geeks on a Beach tech confab?
GOAB participants get to attend the drone events for free as part of their registration fee. But those who are interested in the “drones track” only can register for a discounted price of P1,500 (US$33) for the first 40 registrants. This is 40 percent off the regular price of P2,500 (US$56).
US-based tech entrepreneurs hold meetup for Geeks on a Beach int’l tech confab
Tech entrepreneurs, designers, and startups based in San Francisco, USA met up last July 2, 2015 at the San Francisco Airport Marriot Waterfront Hotel Lounge to talk about the Geeks on a Beach (GOAB) international tech startup confab this August 21-22.
Businessman Manny Ayala optimistic about PH startup ecosystem, lauds Geek on a Beach
“What we have found across the growing, studying, a number of tech ecosystems, is that it only takes a handful of ‘pay it forward’ entrepreneurs who mentor and invest in other entrepreneurs to get an ecosystem to become big and robust,” he said.
Geeks on a Beach 3 happens in Boracay Aug 20-21, 2015
Geeks on a Beach is on its third year!
Geeks on a Beach 2014 to Get More Start up Support and Investments
Get ready for Geeks on a Beach 2014!