MOX 8 Demo Day: Singapore (Invite-Only)
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About the Event
MOX (Mobile Only Accelerator) graduates their biggest cohort yet this February, with companies pioneering govtech, publishing, edtech, direct-to-consumer retail, logistics & transportation. Operating in Southeast Asian and South Asian markets, MOX 8 startups are providing cross-border solutions for the next 4 billion mobile-first, mobile-only users who carry out daily tasks primarily on their phones. Join us to get the first look at our startups and connect with MOX's global mentor network including investors, serial entrepreneurs and industry leaders.
MOX is operated by the US$700M venture capital firm SOSV, the world’s 2nd most active seed investor in 2019 according to Crunchbase. SOSV's unique full-stack model has delivered a net IRR over the last 20 years that puts us in the top 10% of all venture funds worldwide.
We will share more information on the startups pitching and announce our guest speakers as the date approaches. Past speakers include partners from Infinity Ventures, Cocoon Capital, 500 Startups and Insignia Venture Partners.IMPORTANT
Please note this event is invite-only for investors, mentors, media and guests. Prior to the event, the MOX team will send a confirmation message. For any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.orgMOX 8 DEMO DAY: SINGAPORE
Friday, February 28, 2020 2 PM - 5 PM (Facebook livestream available!)
1:00 - 2:00 PM Registration
2:00 - 2:30 PM Welcome remarks by Jenne Wong (Program Director at MOX) & William Bao Bean (General Partner at SOSV & Managing Director at MOX and Chinaccelerator), followed by a VC panel discussion.
2:30 - 4:00 PM Startups pitches
4:00 - 5:00 PM NetworkingIN THE NEWS
The first billion internet users accessed the internet using PCs, but the next four billion will leapfrog straight to smartphones. They are mobile-first and mobile-only.
MOX (Mobile Only Accelerator) enables startups to reach the next 4 billion smartphone users in mobile-first, mobile-only markets such as Southeast Asia, India, Eastern Europe, and South America. Through intensive support for growth, fundraising and partnership, MOX helps mobile startups from around the world acquire users for free, monetize these users, and drive higher lifetime value.ABOUT SOSV
SOSV is a top-performing US-based venture capital firm with over US$700 million under management as of 2020. Recognized as the world’s 2nd most active seed investor in 2019 by Crunchbase, SOSV backs more than 150 startups annually through its global accelerators.
SOSV operates HAX, the world's first hardware accelerator (in Shenzhen, San Francisco, and Tokyo); Chinaccelerator, the first startup accelerator in China (in Shanghai); MOX, the accelerator for mobile-only markets (in Taipei); IndieBio, the first startup accelerator for life science and biotech (in San Francisco and New York); and Food-X, the disruptive food tech and agritech accelerator (in New York City).