StartKoro, the largest online bootcamp of Bangladesh has ended its startup incubation journey through final demo day.
Specialised Jury members selected three amazing startups through the month-long bootcamp on July 4 where more than 800 registered participants and 3000 unique viewers attended.
The StartKoro Bootcamp started its journey from 6th June for innovators powered by Facebook Developer Circle Dhaka, Preneur Lab Trust, UNDP Youth Co: Lab, UNCDF, Startup Bangladesh, FNF Bangladesh and bdapps by Robi Axiata Limited.
StartKoro allowed participants to learn from the best of the best local and international mentors, attend workshops, build their products, pitch in-front of VCs, and launch their startup or MVP.
The Bootcamp has been designed in such a way that the participants went through a full cycle of learning, ideating, developing and launching a digital product or a startup.
Participants learned from the experts and prepared themselves to build their products. Along with 1:1 mentoring, networking and collaborating opportunities oganisers offered access to funding, access to the global network, and further support. After eight sessions and two workshops, the finale - the Demo Day was completed.
Top three winners Mainly Coding, Malamal.xyz, Lagvelki received a total of $1500 ads credits from Facebook DevC.
Mainly Coding is an AI-powered personalized learning experience dedicated to programming. Malamal.xyz is a B2B online portal for Industrial Products and business supplies for Bangladesh. Lagvelki is an online cinema viewing platform where we watch a cinema bupaying for it directly to producers.
Tina Jabeen, Advisor of Startup Bangladesh, Asif Uddin Ahmed, Director of EMK Center, Md Abdul Quayyum, Head of communications of UNDP Bangladesh, Ashraful Alam, Country Project Coordinator, SAARC (SHIFT SAARC) of UNCDF Bangladesh, Zahin Hossain, Startups Coordinator of UNDP, Fayez Taher, Co-founder of Startup Dhaka, Shawkat Hossain, Director of Financial Inclusion and Investments, Lightcastle Partner, Nowrin Islam, Citi Bank, Sidra Riaz, Developers & Startups Program Manager, Facebook, Arif Nezami, CEO, Preneur Lab, Omar Mostafiz, Programme Manager. FNF Bangladesh, Rakhshanda Rukham, Co-founder, Preneur Lab and Fayez Ahmed, UNDP Bangladesh were the jury members for the Final Demo Day.
More detail can be found here: https://youth.digital/startkoro