Startup Teens




Meet The Team

Danielle Reyes - Global Expansion Director, UP Global

Danielle Reyes – Trainer

UP Global

Why is Startup Teens awesome?
Because, Startup Teens is a great resource for young minds during a peak period of creative and mechanical development.

Oko D - Country Manager Malaysia, UP Global

Oko D – Trainer

UP Global

Why is Startup Teens awesome?
Startup Teens enables you to tap into your full potential, and it also sends a bigger message around education redesign.

Audra - Program Director

Audra – Program Director

Startup School Asia

Why is Startup Teens awesome?
We are going to learn and inspire teenagers on how to build a venture, code and be problem solvers in 3 intensive days.

Nadhirah - Program Manager

Nadhirah – Program Manager

Startup School Asia

Why is Startup Teens awesome?
We wanted to create a program for teenagers, as they will need the entrepreneurial mindset, for a better tomorrow. It is a must to join!

Linda - Program Manager

Linda – Program Manager

Startup School Asia

Why is Startup Teens awesome?
You need to grow your curiosity and innovative skills. Startup Teens will inspire and educate you within tech, innovation and entrepreneurship!

Shaz - Coordinator

Shaz – Coordinator

Startup School Asia

Why is Startup Teens awesome?
Teenagers are our future, Startup Teens will help them to explore their full potential – and get an awesome network of new friends.

Yasmin Rasyid - Speaker

Yasmin Rasyid – Speaker


Her passion for environmental activism and advocacy started in 1997 when she started her first job as a scientific officer with WWF-Malaysia specializing in integrated river basin management.

Jaygan Fu - Speaker

Jaygan Fu – Speaker

My Teksi

MyTeksi is a Malaysian startup, founded by 2 HBS Malaysian grads, and MyTeksi aims to revitalize the taxi industry.

Ahmad Kashfi Alwi - Speaker

Ahmad Kashfi Alwi – Speaker


TM is the leading integrated telecommunications company in Malaysia, who aims to deliver cutting-edge communications, information and entertainment services.


Dash – Founder

Dash has founded various companies and programs that aims to help startup entrepreneurs, and Startup School Asia is one of them.

Shariff - Speaker, TeratoTech

Shariff – Speaker


We believe that, sometimes, the unexpected path opens up to truly great ideas.

Madhu - Trainer, INUNI

Madhu – Trainer


Madhu is the founder of inuni, a startup that helps students in making informed decisions. He is a polyglot when it comes to programming and a polymath specializing in strategy, management and coding.

Li Theen - Speaker, Apptivity Lab

Li Theen – Speaker

Apptivity Lab

Li Theen is passionate about girls in tech and she works in one of the pioneering companied of iOS software development in Malaysia who believes in the power of an idea to bring impact to the world.

Ka Keat Lim - Speaker, Ministry of Health

Ka Keat Lim – Speaker

Ministry of Health

Ka Keat is enthusiastic in using data analytics to support evidence-based health policy making. Interested in programme evaluation, health system and hospital performance measurement.

Faiz - MC & Trainer

Faiz – MC & Trainer


Faiz is a young entrepreneur, student leader, trainer, speaker and innovator who will soon graduate with a degree in Bachelors of Management Hons (Entrepreneurship).

Keith - Trainer

Keith – Trainer


Regional Ambassador at JFDI.Asia – Joyful Frog Digital Incubator. Student by day, entrepreneur by night.


Startup Teens is organised in conjunction with GREAT 2014, the ultimate gathering of Malaysian entrepreneurs, startups and funders.

Frequently asked questions

Startup Teens program is designed for teenagers at the ages of 12-17 to learn about entrepreneurship, innovation, venture building and technology. If those things spark an interest, then you should be at Startup Teens on 17-20th September, 2014.

Go to and register by providing your personal details. It is completely free! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us – Send our coordinator an email:
It is completely FREE. You will also be provided with cool t-shirt, meals and a lot of fun!
Bring your energy, smiles, a tumbler of water to keep you hydrated and save the environment.
The program is built for 4 days and it is a must to attend all days. However, if you are unable to attend a certain day due to sickness or other reason we need to be notified on beforehand.
We start at 3PM on Wednesday with the opening of the Startup Teens Program and at 5PM there will be an official launch of GREAT by Dato’ Sri Najib, Prime Minister of Malaysia. Thursday is a full day filled with activities and teamwork to learn about the process of building a venture and learning from experts. Friday is the day when you will be cracking codes and learning how to build a mobile application. Do not fear for that – we make coding exciting and simple. Saturday is the final day when all teams will be showcasing their great ideas. Detailed schedule of the program can be found here.
Our team of experienced trainers and facilitators will guide you through 4 days of learning processes and share inspiring stories. The organizing team will ensure your safety and comfort, they will form the time of pick up till the drop of, meanwhile you just focus on having a lot of fun. There will be lunch and tea breaks provided, learning resources and shuttle service to and from MaGIC, Cyberjaya.
Startup Teens bootcamp is a sneak peek preview of Startup School Asia, which is launching in October 2014. It is a series of programs which has a sole purpose to advance the skills of the young generation and enable them to reach their full potential by providing them with a deep dive into the area of innovation, coding and tech. Through project based fun filled learning of tech and entrepreneurship we aim to encourage more children to pursue education in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and follow career paths in the fields. We offer weekend programs and camps in entrepreneurship and technology.

More information at

As Startup Teens is a program part of GREAT 2014, it will take place at Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) in Cyberjaya. View map here – MaGIC Map.
Do not hesitate to contact us. Write us an email at and we will answer within 24 hours. You can also fill out our contact form through