The GCIP Accelerator is a competition-based approach to identify and nurture entrepreneurs with clean technology innovation and solution. Be it developing ingenious solutions to major challenges in energy generation, distribution and storage, air and water pollution, waste management, new forms of transport and construction techniques. We want to know how you address the impending concern on energy security, climate change and the adverse environmental impacts associated with conventional economic activities.
GCIP Accelerator is a packed and engaging. Tap the wisdom of our mentor, experts and specialist and grab the outmost opportunity to project yourself to potential investors, customer and corporates. GCIP Accelerator understand your challenges using the global platform, let’s turn it into opportunity for innovation.
The programme will begin immediately after the announcement of the chosen semi-finalists and will span across 8 weeks, allowing all semi-finalists the chance to benefit from the below mentoring activities:
A 10 week web-seminar session hosted by Cleantech Open that invites experts around the globe as a speaker to share their experience and interact with the entrepreneurs. Learn from fellow entrepreneurs, investors, corporates and government official about clean technology.
Mentoring opportunity to assist business and technology development guided by the GCIP Accelerator mentoring module.
The mentoring programme will cover eight modules / support areas, as below: i. Product – Market Fit
ii. Product – Technology Validation
iii. Business Model
iv. Market(s) and Getting to Them
v. Finances & Financing Strategy
vii. Legal – IP & Corporate
Through a platform organised, build your network with the best in the field. Special Business Clinics and Workshops will be conducted to share the expertise and experience.
Seminars led by experts and leaders in Malaysian entrepreneurship to share best practices of becoming a successful entrepreneur. There will also be opportunities to tap into seminars organised by SME Corp, Malaysian Green Technology Corporation, FMM, and MIDA to provide a platform for semi-finalist to maximize their exposure.
Prior to the official judging, a series of mock judging events will take place to evaluate and provide feedback to the entrepreneurs, their concept, and specifically their investor pitch.