What is LaunchPad?
LaunchPad is an exciting whole-day activity that helps the participating teams cross the threshold between their software product idea and starting a software product business, by integrating lessons from the Business Model Canvas and the Lean Startup into a single practical event that can turn an idea into reality.
Objectives of the Program
Readiness Assessment: Where are you today, where do you want to go, and what do you do next in growing your Lean Startup?
Sprinting to the Starting Line: Fill in the biggest gaps in your Business Model.
Select the Teams for the Program: Regular Coaching Sessions, Personalized Networking, Credibility & Confidence Inflating, and other forms of PSIA-funded assistance.
Startups that LaunchPad Mentored
Adarna Digital seeks to connect a new generation of Filipinos from around the world to Philippine children’s literature. Through the Official Adarna Digital Website, readers can experience interactive storybook apps and also engage in Adarna Digital’s blog, which will feature stories from Filipinos across the globe.
Beep a Ride is a mobile platform that transforms the way we rent cars for travelers by: a) simplifying the car rental process into 3 easy steps (saves time and effort); b) providing transparent pricing no matter where you're from (no more inconsistent/jacked up prices for foreign travelers and locals alike); and c) guaranteeing incomparable customer service through our local community of drivers and car owners or your money back (creates a delightful and hassle/worry-free travel experience).
Cogito is a cloud platform that enables businesses to convert their manual paper, email or spreadsheet-based processes into online automated workflows.
The OrangeApps School Management System is a web and mobile platform that allows schools and universities to manage its operations using an end-to-end solution. The cloud-based system brings together administrative, learning management, and analytic capabilities. OrangeApps enables schools to save time and money which frees up schools to better focus on providing quality education.
QuickReach is a customer engagement platform that lets service providers create an uber-like convenience for their customers.
EXPECTATIONS FROM THE PROGRAM:
Continuous Mentoring –regular status reports and regular meetings/mentoring specific to the teams’ business.
Attendance to Specific Events/Training that Matters based on input from mentors and assessment of teams’ needs.
Currently, we are not accepting new applicants. Please follow our social media links for any updates.