Young Entrepreneurs' Conference Penang


The Young Entrepreneurs' Conference 2016 (YEC) is back in Penang!

There’s a great line of speakers comprising of young and successful entrepreneurs who will share their knowledge and experience. The YEC is one of the many initiatives for young entrepreneurs as well as aspiring ones who would like to network and learn from this specially selected line-up of speakers. Register now!

YEC Penang Event Details:

Date : 30th July 2016 (Saturday) 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm

Venue : Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang

Cost : FREE for the first 300 pax*

* This event is specifically for Malaysians or anyone residing in Malaysia ONLY.

The event organizer or any part of it's associates will not be responsible for any of your airfare, accommodation, travel fees or meals.


Malek Ali

Founder / Managing Director

BFM89.9- The Business Station

Malek Ali is the founder of BFM89.9, Malaysia's only business radio station. BFM 89.9 is a popular radio station among working professionals in Malaysia. BFM 89.9 is Malek's latest venture in a career theme of bringing new products to market, which included stints at Yahoo, JobStreet Corporation, Maxis, The Boston Consulting Group and law firm Allen & Overy. Malek sits on the Asia-Pacific advisory board of Harvard Business School, where he earned his MBA. He is also a law graduate of Bristol University.

Hui Mathews

Founder, Ash Be Nimble

Hui Mathews is the founder of Ash Be Nimble, a Malaysian home grown brand that designs and make high quality sports apparel. Hui was previously a consultant for seven years in various companies like PwC Sydney, E&Y KL, AirAsia and The Boston Consulting Group KL. She was inspired to start her own clothing brand at her first road race in 2013. Today, she's an ultra-trail race runner and enthusiastic yogi. She has done 50km and 70km trail races around South East Asia, finishing in the top ten. Ash Be Nimble is winner of the Manulife Sustainability Award in the Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy SME Innovation Challenge 2015.

Clarence Leong

Co-Founder EasyParcel

Clarence Leong graduated from University of Wales, Swansea in the UK with a Master’s Degree in Material Science Aerospace in the year 2005. Upon his return to Malaysia, Clarence stated Daily Deals business (Groupon alike) and EziVoucher. During his 2-year entrepreneurial journey, Clarence understood that e-Commerce works hand in hand with courier partners Spotting another golden opportunity, he started EasyParcel, a web-based parcel consolidator and e-Commerce shipping solutions provider. Within a year, EasyParcel was awarded the Malaysian Top 20 Cradle Coach & Grow Startup Company 2014. Today, the company serves over 50,000 customers nationwide.

Khoo Kah Lee (Curry Khoo)

Founder, TE4P

Curry Khoo founded TE4P in 2012, a tech community driven organisation hosting various event & activities in Penang for entrepreneurs and startups. He started his entrepreneur journey in 2000 from the era of dial-up & when everyone are in Friendster. Curry join the Malaysian Global Innocation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) in mid 2014 as the community builder down in Penang to bring Penang ecosystem to the next level by empowering the startups and entrepreneurs. Since 2015, Curry join Douglas Khoo to run The Coding Shophouse to provide affordable coding workshop to the local community. He is currently running Second Startup, a bootcamp for early stage startup in IoT (internet of things) and Fintech.

Yeoh Shih Hoong

Executive Director, ViTrox

Yeoh Shih Hoong is the Executive Director / Senior Vice President of ViTrox, a company that designs and manufactures innovative, leading-edge and cost-effective automated vision inspection equipment and system-on-chip embedded electronics devices for the semiconductor and electronics packaging industries. Yeoh graduated with a Bachelor Degree (First Class Honours) in Computer Science from USM in 1997. He joined ViTrox since its inception and has played a pivotal role in the product development of the company. He successfully co-developed many products for the company, such as Mark Lead Inspection System, IC Package Inspection System, Object Verification and Die Counting System and the 4-in-1 Integration Solution. Yeoh played a key role in the development of the sub-pixel technology and VSCL platform of ViTrox. He is currently involved in the R&D of new machine vision products, supporting existing products as well as training new engineers on the machine vision technologies. As the Executive Director / Senior Vice President of ViTrox, he is involved in management decision making and planning.

To get tickets to this event, kindly click the “Get Ticket” link on the top right of this page

* We have limited number of seats, therefore please RSVP as soon as you can.

** Published speakers may subject to change at the organiser's discretion.

To find out more about Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy, please visit www.BizSmart.com.my.

  • The event description was updated. Diff#179929 2016-07-15 02:15:40
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Bayview Hotel Georgetown Penang
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