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We are in search for the most innovative ideas from inspiring and impact-driven Entrepreneurs.

Space for Ingenious (SFI) 2021 Wave 4 is a nationwide idea or pre-launch Startup Competition in search for the most impact-driven, innovative, and business oriented ideas from promising entrepreneurs or intrapreneurs. Impact Hub Manila’s proven curriculum is a 24-week blended virtual incubation and pre-accelerator Impact Masterclass Program combining coaching, mentorship, speakership from global industry business leaders for investment ready startups. KMC Solutions, the leading company provider of flexible offices in the Philippines will provide a winning environment and health protocol compliant workspace.

The Space For Ingenious Program is dedicated to the growth of the Philippine StartUp Ecosystem.

Application closes on:

June 15, 2021 for Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao

We are in search for the most innovative ideas from inspiring and impact-driven Entrepreneurs.

Space for Ingenious (SFI) 2021 Wave 4 is a nationwide idea or pre-launch Startup Competition in search for the most impact-driven, innovative, and business oriented ideas from promising entrepreneurs or intrapreneurs. Impact Hub Manila’s proven curriculum is a 24-week blended virtual incubation and pre-accelerator Impact Masterclass Program combining coaching, mentorship, speakership from global industry business leaders for investment ready startups. KMC Solutions, the leading company provider of flexible offices in the Philippines will provide a winning environment and health protocol compliant workspace.

 

The Space For Ingenious Program is dedicated to the growth of the Philippine StartUp Ecosystem.

Application closes on:

June 15, 2021 for Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao

SPACE FOR INGENIOUS

WAVE 4

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Flexible Offices and Co-working Space

Dynamic and accessible Co-working Spaces with high-speed internet, 24/7 IT support services, meeting room, and common areas.

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Networking & Partnerships

FREE access to professional development, wellness, and networking events hosted by KMC and IHM.

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Access to Industry Thought Leaders or Mentor Network

Intensive mentoring boot camp and consultations from industry leaders and subject matter experts.

Work with the best partners

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Flexible Offices and

Co-working Space

Dynamic and accessible Co-working Spaces with high-speed internet, 24/7 IT support services, meeting room, and common areas.

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Access to Industry Thought Leaders or Mentor Network

Intensive mentoring boot camp and consultations from industry leaders and subject matter experts.

 

SFI STARTUP COMPETITION

WAVE 3 GRAND WINNER:

UPROOT URBAN FARMS

Social Enterprise and Agriculture Technology web-based application making marginalized and urban communities as “Grow Hubs” and with shared knowledge for new emerging communities.

SFI STARTUP COMPETITION

WAVE 3 GRAND WINNER:

UPROOT URBAN FARMS

Social Enterprise and Agriculture Technology web-based application making marginalized and urban communities as “Grow Hubs” and with shared knowledge for new emerging communities.

meet the mentors
of Space For Ingenious

Greg Kittelson

Director and Co-Founder, KMC Solutions, Founder KMC Savills, Kittelson & Carpo Consulting, Zennya, Rebel PH

Michael McCullough

CEO and Co-Founder, KMC Solutions,
Managing Director, KMC Savills
Co-founder Rebel PH and Sprout

Ces Rondario

Founder & CEO, Impact Hub Manila | Regional Lead, Impact Hub Asia Pacific

Martin Andanar

Secretary for Presidential Communications and Operations Office & 2 Tech Startup Exits

Thomas Cragg

VP for Sales at KMC Solutions, Inc.

Frances Espinosa

Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor and StratForm Startup Advisor

Joseph de Leon

Director & Venture Strategy Advisor at Gravitas Prime

Mario Berta

Founder and CEO of Flyspaces and Professor of Entrepreneurship of IE Business School

Eduard Fabian

Vice President & Chief Technology Officer at Razer Inc.

Bryan Yap

Group CEO at Republiq Group of Companies

Paolo Zeno

Chairman at Zeno Brothers Construction Inc.

Kieran Martin

Partner at Index-Asia Philippines

Matthew Shelley

Matthew Shelley

Founder & Business Coach at MJ Shelley

Diego Jose Ramos

Chief Innovation Officer at Impact Hub Manila

Angel Antonio

Angel Antonio

Director, Partnerships and Strategy at Happy Marketer, A Merkle Company

Lawrz Libo-on

Technology Consultant at Impact Hub Manila

Paul Chua

Paul Chua

Assistant Secretary, Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA)

Sean Yu

Angel Investor, Hyundai Elevator Management

Jim Guzman

Director-Digital Marketing Center for Excellence, Social Media, Unilab Philippines

JayJay Viray

JayJay Viray

Philippine Association of Digital Commerce and Decentralized Industries Founding Director

Paul Harris

CEO, ClinkIT

Mark Vernon

Fintech & Blockchain Entrepreneur,

Vice Chairman Fintech Philippines Association

Christina Stieber

Head,

ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA Manila

Austrian Embassy in the Philippines

Cybill Juarez

Vice President of People & Operations,
Staffing Venture Capital

Jamie Getgood

Founder & CEO,
The People Shift

Hera Barrameda

Founder & CEO,
Layla.ph

Andrew Escaler

Executive Vice President

of Pasudeco

Samuel Jeanblanc

Regional Manager,
Google Maps

mechanics
for joining the
startup competition

This Space For Ingenious competition is open to idea and pre-launch stage startups willing to abide with all the requirements of the program. KMC Solutions and Impact Hub Manila will not take any form of equity partnership. Unless with official and deliberate invitation from the team on advisory capacity from any members of mentor and coaching pool. Ergo, this will be dealt on a personal capacity. 

For Foreign passports, KMC Solutions and Impact Hub Manila will not be responsible to process your visitors visa. We may assist on our best capacity after careful review for reasons of travel to the Philippines.

Other reference information:

Space For Ingenious

mechanics

for joining

This program is open to idea and launch stage startups willing to abide with all the requirements of the program. KMC Solutions and Impact Hub Manila will not take any form of equity partnership, unless with official and deliberate invitation from the team on Advisory capacity from any members of mentor and coaching pool and will be dealt on a personal capacity.

TEAM COMPOSITION

Committed team 2 to 5 team members who are willing to go through a 24-week of mentoring, demo, incubation, and acceleration, and eventually for launch.

ELIGIBILITY

All team members should be of legal age (21 years old) and with good moral standing and clear from any form of criminal record.

DOMAIN EXPERTISE

At least 1 of the team have proven expertise in the nature of idea(s) developed during the incubation process.

BALANCED TEAM

The Space For Ingenious program is about technology innovation. The team should include relevant Technology Engineers that will transform solution ideas to prototype or alpha stage.

INDEMNITY

KMC Solutions and Impact Hub Manila waive their rights to any form of non-disclosures hence they might operate on similar business models and platform, now, and in the future.

GEOGRAPHY

There is no restriction to your geographic location at the time of application, provided that when moving through Acceleration from Incubation program, it is imperative that the team’s business entity must be registered in the Philippines. Incorporation laws by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other permits should apply and unanimously agreed by the Founding team.

the Space For Ingenious winning team will enjoy these benefits:

the Space For Ingenious winning team will enjoy these benefits:

INCUBATION & ACCELERATION

An intense 24-week curriculum incubation and acceleration program by impact Hub Manila and KMC Solutions’ network of mentors; designed to launch, grow, scale business ideas into sustainable and investment-ready ventures.

WORKSPACE

KMC Solutions, the widest provider of flexible offices, will be providing a one year free co-working space and virtual address partnership. We are present in 27 locations and growing all over the country.

FUNDING

Partners of Space For Ingenious program will be funding the initial business compliance requirement, legal, and fundamental operations for pilot implementation.

INCUBATION & ACCELERATION

An intense 24-week curriculum incubation and acceleration program by impact Hub Manila and KMC Solutions’ network of mentors; designed to launch, grow, scale business ideas into sustainable and investment-ready ventures.

WORKSPACE

KMC Solutions, the widest provider of flexible offices, will be providing a one year free co-working space and virtual address partnership. We are present in 27 locations and growing all over the country.

FUNDING

Partners of Space For Ingenious program will be funding the initial business compliance requirement, legal, and fundamental operations for pilot implementation.

events to increase your network

DISCUSSION

Free pass to gatherings and relevant discussions on and for different startup essentials—Insights, Sales strategies, Marketing, Intellectual Property Management, and more—by industry partners and local organizations supporting entrepreneurship and the startup community.

SOCIAL EVENTS

Augmenting every member’s ability to scale and connect through occasional functions and events, providing opportunities for professional development by introducing people who could impart new skills, fellow startups and entrepreneurs, investors and VCs to learn about their struggles and triumphs and promote your venture.

DISCUSSION

Free pass to gatherings and relevant discussions on and for different startup essentials—Insights, Sales strategies, Marketing, Intellectual Property Management, and more—by industry partners and local organizations supporting entrepreneurship and the startup community.

SOCIAL EVENTS

Augmenting every member’s ability to scale and connect through occasional functions and events, providing opportunities for professional development by introducing people who could impart new skills, fellow startups and entrepreneurs, investors and VCs to learn about their struggles and triumphs and promote your venture.

Workspace and Mentorship
for your Startup

A team effort of KMC solutions and Impact Hub Manila to empower the spirit of innovation in the country and be an integral of the Philippine Startup Ecosystem and Executive Business Community.

© Copyright 2020 KMC Solutions – All Rights Reserved

© Copyright 2020 KMC Solutions – All Rights Reserved

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With the vision of providing a platform that will allow innovation to solve social challenges, Impact Hub Manila launched an annual code fest called Impact Hackathon in October 2019.

 

In the past 2 years, it has brought a combined number of 2,300 participants from all over the Philippines and attracted over 350 mentors and experts to the event.

 

The Impact Hackathon remains to be the largest hackathon in the Philippines.

Subscribe to our newsletter

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With the vision of providing a platform that will allow innovation to solve social challenges, Impact Hub Manila launched an annual code fest called Impact Hackathon in October 2019.

 

In the past 2 years, it has brought a combined number of 2,300 participants from all over the Philippines and attracted over 350 mentors and experts to the event.

 

The Impact Hackathon remains to be the largest hackathon in the Philippines.

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