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The Rise of Start-up Scene in Indonesia’s Energy Transition
Southeast Asia is becoming a hotbed for energy startups with exciting innovations and emerging new technologies from entrepreneurs and disruptors, driving immense investment growth in the region. In this webinar, the Winners and Judges from the Indonesian Energy Innovation Challenge come together to discuss how the future generation of ASEAN energy sector will play a part in making the energy transition thrive in Southeast Asia. They will each share their perspective on how the future energy sector will look like and what new technologies and capabilities could transform the energy sector.
- Energy transition trends
- Startup scene in Indonesia/Jakarta
- Technology innovations
- New business models
- Entrepreneurship in Indonesia
- Cultural mindset of consumers
- Trends in South-East Asia
- The role of Indonesia in the region
Indonesian Energy Innovation Challenge
The urgency of an energy transition in Southeast Asia is evident and its development still ongoing. The next-generation entrepreneurs and talent are around the corner and ready to make an impact by contributing to the energy transition with breakthrough innovations.
The Indonesian Energy Innovation Challenge is founded by Energy Investment Management BV (www.indonesianenergyinnovationchallenge.com). With energy transition expertise and investment management activities, Energy Investment Management BV will join forces with Initiate’s profiling program to stimulate innovation for Indonesian energy transition. The event provides entrepreneurs and students with a platform to share their ideas and solutions, realize new connections and allows the start of new collaborations.
Impact Solution Pitches
This category is for participants without established enterprise to propose innovative ideas about how to achieve the effective energy transition. It gives the spotlight to energy professionals and students to present the energy transition challenges and potential solutions. The participating teams will identify and discuss the challenges in the Indonesian energy transition, map the relevant ecosystem partners and their solution(s) to these challenges.
This category gives the floor to energy start-ups, entrepreneurs and public-sector innovators to present their solutions and ideas. Participants with developed or developing product/service can apply for this challenge for the chance to pitch their innovative solution. This pitching competition will be evaluated by a jury of professionals from within the energy sector.