Techstars_ Startup Weekend Penang 2023

Welcome to Techstars Startup Weekend, a 54-hour programme designed to help entrepreneurs turn their ideas into reality. Our programme brings together developers, designers, marketers, and business professionals to create startups that solve real-world problems.

Over the course of the weekend, participants will form teams, develop a business plan, build a prototype, and pitch their ideas to a panel of judges. With the help of experienced mentors and coaches, participants will learn valuable skills and gain the knowledge and resources they need to launch successful startups.

Whether you have an idea you want to develop or you’re looking to join a team and learn new skills, Techstars Startup Weekend is the perfect opportunity to network with like-minded entrepreneurs, learn from experienced mentors, and turn your ideas into reality. Join us for an exciting weekend of innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurship.


2023 Program Theme

Launch Your Startup in 54 Hours

Build your startups with AI Tools, Low Code and No Code

Program Details
Registration: 25 Apr – 15 May 2023
Program Date: 26 – 28 May 2023
Location: Digital Penang

Mentors and Judges

Charng Yee Heng
CEO of Globetronics Technology Berhad

Yeoh Chen Chow
Co-Founder of Fave

Clarence Leong
CEO and Founder of EasyParcel

Dr. Melissa Foo
Head of iLabs Ventures

Mike Chu
Founder of PTTOutdoor

Kingsley Teoh
Head of Operation (Airport Ride Hailing) – Airasia Superapp

Jazz Tan
CEO and Co-Founder of

Dr. Clarence Tan

Howie Chang
CEO and Founder, Forward School

Program Partners

Global Sponsors