September 17 - 20, 2014


MaGIC, Cyberjaya


Enterpreneurs, Angels & Techies!

Speakers & Workshops

67 Speakers & 95 Workshops

What is GREAT 2014?

GREAT™ is THE ultimate gathering of Malaysian entrepreneurs, startups and funders. Get access to a great network of likeminded talents, great knowledge and insight and of course, super great funding for your innovative ideas!

This 4-day festival allows aspiring entrepreneurs to tap into and interact with the ecosystem. The first ever entrepreneur gathering held in Malaysia, GREAT™ 2014 not only promises an assembly of industry experts, technologists but also public and private funders!

GREAT™ 2014 enables various platforms aimed to facilitate the 6 main industry clusters such as food, agriculture, technology, lifestyle, creative arts and women, so there’s a slice of pie for everyone! The Prime Minister, YAB Dato Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak will officiate this great event on the 17th of September 2014.

So whether you’ve long started up or are just starting out; come one and come all. Unleash greatness or just come for a GREAT time!


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Event Speakers

Christoffer Erichsen

CEO & Co-Founder, Scope Group

Iedil Putra



Manager , Projek Rabak & Rabak-lit

Jason Campbell

Head of Entrepreneurship, Mindvalley

Grace Sai

Advisor, Social Entpreneuership Initiative, MaGIC

Dr. Lutfi Fadli Lokman

Executive Director , Hospitals Beyond Boundaries

Faros Amzas


Paul Zaman

Qualvin Advisory

Event FAQS

GREAT™ stands for Gabungan Rakan Entrepreneur Aspirasi Terhebat.
It is a 4-day event for entrepreneurs, which includes workshops, seminars and programmes designed for sharing of information and experience, networking as well as facilitating access to relevant government agencies.

This first and ultimate gathering of Malaysian entrepreneurs, start-ups and funders will bring together various players that are relevant to the formation of a complete ecosystem for entrepreneurs.

GREAT™ aims to create a great network of like-minded talents and knowledge. This event is also intended to provide insights for entrepreneurs to tap into and interact within the ecosystem.

GREAT™ provides a platform for knowledge-sharing among entrepreneurs especially in 6 main industry clusters – food, agriculture, technology, lifestyle, creative arts and women.

This event is part of the Government-Private sector collaboration initiative, to help transform Malaysia into an entrepreneurial nation. It is hoped that such an initiative will push forward Malaysian entrepreneurs to a higher level, making significant contribution to generating the Nation’s economic growth.

We hope that entrepreneurs will take advantage of this GREAT™ platform for business networking and knowledge sharing. It is also our hope that the experience from GREAT™ will encourage budding entrepreneurs to start-up and further grow their businesses.

GREAT™ is intended to be a holistic platform. The activities and programmes organised throughout the 4-day festival, will definitely benefit entrepreneurs, enabling them to interact within the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

It is our hope that each and every participant, programme provider, government agency and other players will gain better knowledge, experience and potential business by the end of the 4-day event.

GREAT™ is an initiative by the Ministry of Finance (MOF), the National Strategy Unit (NSU) and Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC).

The Event is also supported by various Government agencies, entrepreneurs, NGOs and media organisations.

Our beloved Prime Minister, YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Razak will officiate this GREAT™ event on the 17th of September 2014.

From the 17th to 20th September, various activities related to the entrepreneurial ecosystem will be organised, including programmes, showcases, seminars and workshops that will bring value to entrepreneurs.

GREAT™ is open to the public. Everyone is welcomed! The public, especially entrepreneurs can participate in the variety of programmes made available. Registration is free.

For further information on the programmes and registration of participants, please visit for programmes info and register at

GREAT™ will be launched by the Prime Minister on Wednesday, 17th 5.00 p.m at MaGIC and its vicinity, in Cyberjaya.

Various activities including entrepreneur showcases and food-trucks will also be made available on the same day.

A variety of talks, workshops, seminars and relevant programmes will be organised from Wednesday 17th to Saturday, 20th September 2014.


MaGIC Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre
Block 3730
Persiaran APEC,
63000 Cyberjaya,

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