The first SmartScale Demo Day is finally here after the 3-month intensive bootcamp with regional and local startup mentors. Come to learn about, and talk to the 11 local startup teams who have been developing through the accelerator program, as well as hearing insights on the Cambodian tech startup ecosystem from a roster of speakers including Thomas Hundt - CEO of Smart Axiata, Rithy Thul - Founder of Small World, and our very own Pinkie Chan - Community Manager at Raintree.
STEAM Play & Learn by DoyDoy is a 5-weekend course for students aged 6+ years to improve their STEAM skills (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) plus critical thinking, creativity and resilience through fun learning games with diverse materials. Read more on how to enrol your kids for the session, spaces are very limited.
Calling all Cambodian youth who have innovative and “out of the box” ideas to solve one of our most pressing social needs - transport! Join the kick-off for the global Youth Impact Challenge on Urban Mobility Solutions. The UNDP Accelerator Lab launches in Cambodia as one of the 60 selected countries participating in this global initiative. The morning will include details of the YIC initiative, prizes and of course how to apply for the challenge.
AmCham Demo Day is back for a special edition featuring the launch of the Cambodia Startup Handbook, by Cambodia’s Startup Advisers where Director - David Haskel - will be giving a keynote titled "Everything You Need to Know to Take Off". This is the first publication that addresses legal, tax and intellectual property issues for startups. BONUS gift: receive a FREE copy for the first 100 guests.
REMIX Phnom Penh is an intensive, hands-on 3-day mindful media lab that will equip you with tangible media-making skills and tools for empathy building. Unlike the typical workshop, during REMIX you and other participants will hit the streets to film everyday stories. You will plan, film and edit powerful mini-docs using human-centred storytelling—a methodology where mindfulness, peaceful dialogue and design thinking are essential parts of the process.
Coding Cats is a 5-week program for students aged 15-18 years old, with a fun curriculum based on the world’s most famous block-based coding language - Scratch. Starting in April, the course will deliver creative coding lessons to 100 students in Phnom Penh, in partnership with the innovative Saturday Kids from Singapore. All courses are free of charge. APPLY NOW as class sizes are limited. More info here >>
Amcham Cambodia ICT Committee launches its 2019 series of Demo Cambodia. Featuring keynote speaker H.E. Kan Channmeta, Secretary of State - Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications, on “Building Cambodia’s Tech Ecosystem for Globalization”. Enjoy an evening of networking with fellow techhies, along with local live software demos. FREE ENTRY
Community Away Day is a Raintree community initiative to strengthen collaboration among all residents working at our project, as well as taking time to get out of our workspace for some good on energising fun. This year’s football edition showcases some of the incredible social impact work that our neighbours do - HFCA (Happy Football Cambodia Australia), while promoting that working healthier = working happier!
The biggest regional tech conference by e27 is back in Cambodia. Echelon Roadshow 2019: Phnom Penh is for the whole tech community - investors, policy-makers, entrepreneurs, and future startuppers to hear from regional founders and experts, including the announcement of the TOP100 APAC 2019 Qualifier winners for Cambodia. More info here >>
Eurocham presents their next exclusive Breakfast Talk on food safety, a priority for Cambodia. Featuring keynote speaker Ms. Sreng Navin, Head of Laboratory of Environment & Food Safety of Institute Pasteur du Cambodge. If you are a consumer concerned about the safety of the food you eat, or an F&B professional wanting to build your food safety credentials, this is your event. Bonus Q&A session with the industry expert panel and breakfast before the event. More info here >>
With International Women's Day upcoming, Raintree is offering a unique personal development opportunity with its new edition of Conversations @ the Canopy. #IamRemarkable is a Google initiative designed to empower women to celebrate their achievements in the workplace and beyond, thereby breaking modesty norms and glass ceilings. Featuring guest speaker Anees, Program Manager at the Google Cloud Global Program
In this special edition of Sunday Sessions @ the Canopy, guest instructors Taylor Yeung and Julien Clotier will be bringing us their Hustle flavour straight from Vancouver, Canada. For one workshop only, they will be introducing their style, showing us new moves, and sharing some of the history of the dance.
Conversations @ the Canopy kicks off this year with EuroCham Cambodia's breakfast talk series, on a topic close to Raintree's heart - Impact Investing. This new edition will guide you to understand Impact Investing better, and gain a competitive advantage with international and local investors.
DevOps meetups focus on IT operations and business alignment, with a mission to develop local solutions to bridge the gap between teams, and help software companies grow faster in Cambodia. This edition by Sala Enrollment will feature two expert speakers.
Christmas @ Raintree is back for an even bigger celebration in 2018! Once again, the Canopy and Crown are being transformed into a Christmas explosion filled with food, drinks, music and laughter. The rooftop will be brimming with pop-up stalls featuring some of our favourite artisan entrepreneurs, in collaboration with Invade (experience creators from Singapore) and CULT (Cambodia’s sustainable marketplace). Click for more info. FREE ENTRY
The 1st Annual AI-Cambodia Forum on ‘Human Intelligence in the Augmented Era’ is a platform for scholars and entrepreneurs to exchange ideas, creating opportunities for potential collaboration. Learn about technology transformation from industry experts and take part in discussion forums on AI.
EnergyLab is organising Cambodia Clean Energy Week 2018 to raise the profile and engagement in clean energy, to ultimately lead to more clean energy investment and innovation in Cambodia. Come to the networking breakfast with overseas energy experts to hear how efficiency solutions have the potential to meet massive energy upscale needs in the future.
The Sound Initiative is a vocational training programme for emerging Cambodian musical talent. In collaboration with the British Embassy in Phnom Penh, this event provides a unique opportunity to learn musical skills from international industry experts.
Inviting all aspiring Khmer musicians along to a public Music Masterclass filled with interactive sessions from professional UK musicians and artists. More info and to register click here >>
Next edition of Startup&Angels is back and BIGGER than ever @ the Canopy at Raintree! Happening today from 6-9pm. Come to this month's biggest tech and startup networking session where entrepreneurs, founders, angels and investors will be mingling over drinks and canapés at Startup&Angels Phnom Penh #5.
For more info and to register >> click here
Eager to learn more about sustainable, smart cities? Interested in becoming an entrepreneur and want to meet with startups and experts shaking up the future?
Join us @ the Canopy for thought leadership with a dynamic panel discussion hosted by Impact Hub Manila Founder and entrepreneur Ces Rondero, featuring keynote speakers on smart cities and the launch of the newest incubator program - The Urban Mobility Incubator. Click for full info and registration >>
Conversations @ the Canopy continues with CanCham's Education Seminar. The morning will feature talks on Canadian education opportunities in Cambodia, ASEAN, and Canada. Hear from recent alumni who have studied in Canada, get their opinion on cost of living, tuition, multi-culturalism and soft skills.
An insightful night gathering all filming associations, independent filmmakers, cinemas, distributors and VOD platforms to present highlights from Cambodia's golden era of cinema to today's growing film industry. With the digital evolution changing dynamics of the entertainment industry, meet the roster of speakers who will showcase achievements and challenges from their own industry experiences in Cambodia.
#Techtuesday is back again with a great line-up as usual! Come join Demo Cambodia v4.0 where Leap Sok, founder of Cambodia's first online resource for information on universities, Sala Enrollment, will be showing his platform live along with other awesome startups!! Networking and snacks to follow
Cambodia Property Talks #1 is the first public conference of its kind on the booming property market in Cambodia. Come learn more about the industry from local and international experts such as acclaimed property developers, property magnates and other actors in the industry. Speakers and panels feature in the evening, continuing our Conversation @ the Canopy events.
'New style hustle' has arrived for the first time ever in Cambodia! Join us for the first Sunday Session this week where Andrew Agame Mam 🇺🇸 and Nik 🇬🇧will introduce the basics of this awesome urban partner dance.
And it’s completely FREE to try out this week!
The mega startup ecosystem networking event is back at the Canopy. Join us for edition #4 in Phnom Penh, with a stellar line-up of speakers and panellists from finance to food delivery. Click for registration details and more info on this edition’s hot topics.
The next #techtuesday is here. An evening of networking with fellow techhies, along with live product demos, featuring keynote speaker, Elliot Yeung from DMI Cambodia on: "What is user experience design, user-centric design and design thinking?"
This extra special documentary screening of the documentary Generation Startup, features the stories of several young entrepreneurs on their startup struggles in Detroit, including a discussion with the filmmaker herself Cheryl Miller Houser! Click for more details
Calling all CREATIVES! An incredible opportunity for hands-on film training, the third edition of REMIX by the School of Slow Media is here. The programme is an intensive 3-day mindful media lab where participants plan, film and edit powerful mini-docs using human-centred storytelling. More details here >
Startups will be representing Cambodia for the first time ever in one of the largest pitching competitions in the region. e27's search for the Asia Pacific TOP100 startups presented by WeWork, starts in Phnom Penh in two sessions - The Qualifier will be held in the afternoon, preceded by some incredible panels of ecosystem-builders who will be on stage in the morning. Finalists will have the chance to compete in Singapore later this year at the Echelon conference.
Raintree is proud to introduce our first ever COMMUNITY AWAY DAY, the football edition! Powered by Happy Football Cambodia Australia, we will have a day of football madness with local youth in Toul Tem Pung. Come join the football fun >