DevCon Entrepreneurship Camp
DevCon was proud to hold an all-star Entrepreneurship Camp last 14 May 2012 at the Casino Español in Cebu with top technopreneurs Winston Damarillo, Dado Banatao and Alvin Gendrano as speakers and Eric Manlunas, Earl Martin Valencia and Tony Pio de Roda as panelists. There were about 260 registrants, plus members of the media.
For those who want to watch a 1.5-hour partial coverage of the event, just go to our Ustream channel. Meanwhile, here's the Entrepreneurship Camp in pictures. (Photo credits go to Carissa Villacorta of PhilDev, who organized a presscon at the earlier part of the day. More pics are posted on the DevCon Facebook album.)
The press eager to ask veteran venture capitalists about the Philippine economic climate and how it might affect local technopreneurs.
Members of the audience ask VCs for tips on what kinds of business they need to build and also express their challenges with starting their own tech business here in the Philippines.
Dado Banatao shares his experiences and formula on what it takes for startups to succeed.
Startup Weekend Cebu (SWC) participants and organizers were asked to share their personal challenges during the pitching competition.
DevCon officers and volunteers were also in UP Cebu last 11-13 May to support SWC. In addition, Winston conducted a Lean Startup Bootcamp for Exist employees and SWC teams on 12 May at the TechBar in i1 Bldg, Cebu IT Park. Winning SWC teams Wait Know More, Luto.Co and Codetoki along with Tackshot likewise had a chance to present their startup ideas to Winston, Dado and Alvin in the morning of the 14th.