The Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) has partnered with Swiss based-company, Seedstars World and Silicon Caribe's tech startup event Kingston BETA - to assist in identifying the best start-up to represent Jamaica in a regional and global competition where US$500,000 in investment awaits the global winner. Seedstars World which organises worldwide
We're refreshed from our usual summer break and ready for our next 10TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT which will be on Thursday October 26th, 2017 at JAMPRO HQ, 6:30pm. It's the usual JMD$500 community contribution. Kingston BETA is a SiliconCaribe Media event. Our Panel Theme is: The State of Jamaica's Tech Startup Ecosystem.
March gets a heady and strong kick off in Jamaica's Tech Startup Scene with two seminal events that people must attend. The first is ours, the pioneering Kingston BETA event that celebrates 10 years in the business of teaching, inspiring and networking Jamaica's Tech Community of aspiring and current tech
Kingston BETA Tech Community Meetup + Pitch event, kicked off the first in its 2016 series on Thursday March 24th 2016. It was flush with announcements and 11 tech-driven pitches both from aspiring and current Jamaican Tech Entrepreneurs, plus a new Youth Innovation Pitch segment for high school students. Slashroots is
It’s that time again! Get your pitches, phones and business cards ready. This is the first Kingston BETA event totally sponsored by Jamaican Tech Entrepreneurs from our Community. We love that! Happy to have Entrepreneurs who run 876Solutions and Edufocal.com as sponsors of this event. Expect to Learn, Be Inspired and
The Caribbean’s Tech Startup Ecosystem started with the first wave of Internet Startups in the mid 90s, inspired by, and at times clones of, the American success stories. The region had, and in some cases still has, its own eBay (jamdeal.com), Yahoo (top5Jamaica.com), early social networks (caribbeanmassive.com and vibesconnect.com),online dating (caribsingles.com),alumni