pitchborneo is a pitching competition open to all entrepreneurs (new and experienced) to propose their business ideas to win funding and startup capital worth RM200,000. Formerly known as Sabah Got Ideas (SGI), for the past 8 years, this competition has helped many local entrepreneurs launch their business to success! Starting last four years, SGI was rebranded and now known as pitchborneo. Year 2020, pitchborneo now has been improved and enhanced to be bigger, better and great. This time around, pitchborneo 2020 theme is 'Innovative & Social Entrepreneurship Edition!'.
"CASSAVA FLOSS: SERUNDING KULIT UBI KAYU"
"FOOD WASTE MANAGEMENTS"
"RABICA COFFEE FARMSTAY"
"ANCHOVIES GRADING MACHINE"
"THE BAMBOO MAN"
"AYAM CHEEZY SERUNDING LIPOSU"
A.Boleh bah..Mix english with Bahasa also can.
A.It is up to you..You can choose whether to stay or not.By the way accommodation is free during workshop.
A.In order to be a participant in pitchborneo 2020 : Innovation & Social Entrepreneurship Edition, recipient must be at least 18 age or more, Sabahan or permanent resident in Sabah more than 3 years. However, some rules may have exception if the organizer find it reasonable.
A.Yes, but still need to check the occupancy from that particular district.
A.You don’t need to own a company to enter pitchborneo competition. As long you have passion or business idea that you think can be commercialize, then you are the one that we’re looking for!
A.For those who only have business idea, you can bring along your own laptop to the program and mentors will help you with the presentation slide. As for those who have prototype of your idea, you can bring along as well to the program.
A.Yes. You can replace someone else to take your place for the program, but you need to inform us two weeks prior before to the organizer and give reasonable reason.
A.We only charge RM200.00 nett per person for individual and RM400.00 for team of two (2) persons for the entire program, unless you are an existing member of SATA then you have to pay for commitment fee which will be refund during the program. You will benefit free accommodation as well as free food throughout the program.
A.You will be expose with tips of creating your own business canvas, tips on pitching the right way as well as preparing presentation slide. You also will get free mentoring session with certified mentors who had experience in business industries. On top of that, the most reward you will gain from pitchborneo is a chance to win up to RM200,000.00 worth of funding.
A.It is open for individual and team participation. Anyway, we only allowed a maximum of two(2) members in a team
A.Unfortunately you cannot enter pitchborneo if you already received any grant or funding above RM20k from anywhere with the same idea unless you join this program with different idea
A.No. We do not entertain any reason of withdrawing from the program. We only give refund to SATA member who paid commitment