What is LeanStart?

Pilot your first project with Digital Penang and gain market access to the Penang community and the broader ASEAN region.


Why LeanStart?

LeanStart is a low risk, pilot project with no physical on-site commitment and is remote-first. With a project ticket size of US$500k or less and a duration of 4 to 9 months, test new markets in the region and LeanStart with Digital Penang today.

Why LeanStart with Digital Penang?

Mentorship and Consultation

Localization and Market Validation

Funding Opportunities

Supported by Penang State

Access to Penang Market


What is Digital Penang's LeanStart?

Building on the lean startup¬†methodology (Find, Execute, and Validate), Digital Penang’s LeanStart¬†will help develop, deploy, introduce, and localize a new product or service on behalf of an existing company to the local markets and beyond.

Why LeanStart with Digital Penang?

Digital Penang will help build, develop, and deploy your idea, product, and/or service. Get market validation and a reality check with comments from industry experts. Connect with potential partners and investors. Grow and expand your network with Digital Penang.

Supervision expenses accrued will count towards ScaleUp phase. Digital Penang will focus on your technical debt (Software Testing, Maintenance, MVP) while you focus on growing your business.

What is Digital Penang?

To realize the Penang 2030 vision of ‘A Family-Focused Green and Smart State that Inspires the Nation’, Digital Penang is the strategic enabler to stay vibrant and relevant through fusion of digital and heritage while preserving its charm and character.

Digital Penang leads the transformation journey to orchestrate and drive the digital agenda for the State in a strategic, integrated, and cohesive way.

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