“Startup : Leading Social Change”

Jackie Yap Chee Wei, along with Nurfarini Daing [CEO of myHarapan] Katka Letzing [Program Director of Startup and AsianLaunchpad] was featured in an online radio station and there they shared about their standpoint on how it is to run a startup, as well as their experiences in having or helping one.

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“GIST Tech-I Pitch Competition 2016 Announces Winners”

HiGi Energy declared as the 2nd placer in the startup category. Participants in this Tech-I Pitch Competition Finals were chosen from over 1,000 applications submitted by science and technology entrepreneurs in 135 emerging economies.

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“A Diverse Team: The Secret to HiGi Energy’s Success”

Meet the team behind HiGi Energy, as introduced by no other than Jackie Yap, the CEO. Here, he talked about how diverse they are, how they worked around it, and the benefits of them being such.

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HiGi Energy at vbuzz

Jackie Yap represented HiGi Energy in vbuzz, an english talk show in Malaysia, together with Doreen Loo of MyHarapan. Here they talked about how the innovation of HiGi Energy contributes to the global effort of reducing carbon footprint. At the same time, MyHarapan emphasized the three things they are looking for in a startup: social impact, scalability and sustainability.

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“Breaking barriers: Asean youths turn water lilies into cooking fuel”

The Philippine media is catching up with the trend. Philstar, the country’s leading newspaper, has also featured HiGi Energy. Here, it accounts the different phases that the startup went through in the Philippines, the ups and the downs, and it also describes the people that the startup is helping.

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