Startups get the chance to meet and interact with the Judges, Mentors and fellow participants
Panel discussion on program highlights
Early Applicant Meetup
Early applicants at an exclusive event to meet judges, mentors and receive feedback on applications
Tuesday Meetup 1
Mr. Aith Gunawardene, JKH Deputy Chairman talking about the importance of building a fund-raising strategy.
Tuesday Meetup 2
Mr. Charitha Subasinghe,CEO at Keells Super talking about the challenges at Keells Super and how they overcame them.
Annoucing Pre-Accelerator Teams
Announcing the shortlisted teams for the pre-accelerator window and introduction of mentors
Tuesday Meetup 3
Mr. Jit Gunaratne President of Consumer Foods sector talking about long term branding strategies at Elephant House.
Tuesday Meetup 4
Mr. Ramesh Shanmuganathan, JKH CIO on challenges he faced during his career and the expectations of the judging panel
Tuesday Meetup 5
Mr. Romesh David, President of the JKH transport sector takes about the balance of corporate and startup work culture.
Tuesday Meetup 6
Mr Waruna Rajapakse. Executive VP of JKH talks about the role business development at John Keells.
Pre-accelerator teams learn about the basics of finance, delviered by the JKH Corporate Finance team.
Disciplined Entrepreneurship Workshop
The Disciplined Entrepreneurship workshop with Marius Ursache and Vlad Bodi
Growth Hacking Workshop
The growth hacking workshop with Growth Tribe, Europe’s first Growth Hacking Academy
Pre-accelerator teams learn legal basics, delviered by the JKH Legal Team.
Chris Doering visits JKX
One on one mentoring sessions with Chris Doering.
Discrupt Asia 2018
The six winners showcase their businesses at Disrupt Asia 2018.
JKX Office Opening
The JKX office opening ceremony, providing free work space for the accelerator teams
JKX Tech Talks 1
Tharindu Dissanayake (CTO Yaala Labs) and Nuzhi Meyen (CEO, Helios)on the “Endless possibilities of Blockchain”.
JKX Tech Talks 2
Dr. Sohan Dharmaraja (CTO, oDoc) on “Building Products People Love”.
JKX Tech Talks 3
Dr. Yasantha Rajakarunanayake (Director Technology,MediaTek) and Miller Alexander(CEO SenzAgro) on “Applications of AI and Machine Learning”
Ray Newal visits JKX
One on one mentoring sessions with Ray Nawal from Techstars India.