Plug and Play APAC is Enterprise Singapore’s Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) partner in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Plug and Play APAC is a stage-agnostic open innovation platform that runs accelerator programmes and corporate innovation activities in more than 35 locations globally. It was founded in 2006 in California by Saeed Amidi and Jojo Flores. Presently, Plug and Play has made more than 1,000 investments, and has a global network of over 500 corporate partners.
Plug and Play APAC is partnering Enterprise Singapore and the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) to run a GIA Acceleration Programme and a GIA Demand-led Programme, which will support Singapore-based technology startups or SMEs in entering Indonesia through Jakarta.
Applications for the upcoming cohort of the GIA Jakarta Acceleration Programme in April are now open. Interested applicants can sign up here, and a representative from Plug and Play APAC will be in contact. Applications for the April 2022 cohort will close on 25 March 2022.
The GIA Acceleration Programme to Jakarta is curated for high-potential tech startups and SMEs across all sectors, and will include rigorous growth training, market immersion and ongoing mentorship.
Due to travel restrictions, the GIA Jakarta Acceleration Programme will be fully virtual until further notice:
The total programme fees are $1,000 for Stage 1 and $1,000 for Stage 2.
For more information on the programme, please visit this website.
Singapore-based technology startups or SMEs.
Applications for the GIA Jakarta Acceleration Programme are open till 25 March 2022.
Interested applicants can apply for the GIA Jakarta Acceleration Programme here.
To find out more information about the programme, please visit www.plugandplayapac.com/gia or contact the key personnel below:
Alongside Enterprise Singapore and in partnership with IMDA, Plug and Play also organises the GIA Demand-led Programme - Tech Showcase. This offers business and investment matching opportunities that allow participants to form new collaborations with Indonesian corporates.
The GIA Demand-led Programme will give technology startups and SMEs the opportunity to submit solutions to problem statements generated by Plug and Play’s network of corporates.
Typically run as a full-day Tech Showcase programme, the Jakarta GIA Demand-led Programme has been revised as a result of the situation brought about by COVID-19, and will now take place virtually, with various business matching sessions taking place within the span of 1 month.
The GIA Demand-led Programme consists of the following segments:
Singapore-based technology startups and SMEs.
The GIA Jakarta Demand-led Programme is not currently accepting applications. The next GIA Demand-led Programme will be held in 2022.
Interested applicants can register your interest here, and we will reach out when we have available programmes in Jakarta.
For more information on Plug and Play and the programmes offered, please visit www.plugandplayapac.com/gia or contact the key personnel below:
Plug and Play can connect Singapore-based technology startups and SMEs to professional service partners in the Indonesia ecosystem. Please reach out directly to email@example.com to find out more about their service offerings.
Plug and Play’ professional services include:
In 2016, Plug and Play collaborated with investment firm Gan Konsulindo to establish GK-Plug and Play Indonesia. Today, their Indonesian corporate partners include the likes of Astra, Sinarmas, Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) and Buma, among others. GK-Plug and Play Indonesia offers accelerator programmes for technology startups in the following verticals: insurtech, fintech, internet of things (IoT), mobility, food & beverage, and energy and sustainability. Participating startups undergo workshops that provide an overview of the Indonesia market, mentorship and coaching from Plug and Play’s corporate networks, and deal flow sessions for fundraising and business development.
For more information about Plug and Play and its programmes, please visit www.plugandplayapac.com/gia or email firstname.lastname@example.org.