BIZSTART is an inaugural flagship event, which initially started in 2019 called“BIZSTART 2019 BY GEA-N”, a Hub-to-Hub Entrepreneurship Roadshow, whichcovers Penang, Kota Kinabalu, Johor Bahru and Kuala Lumpur. GEA-N is the acronym for “Global Entrepreneurs Acceleration Network”. The BizStart Program is aimed to provide more exposure for E3Hubs and to provide a platform for entrepreneurs within our E3Hubs ecosystem to network with one another.


Why Should Join Us?

  • To provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs to showcase their business start-ups and acquire business opportunities. The BizStart Penang 2019 is envisioned to be the focal point for entrepreneurs, businesses and government to converge and meet to explore business opportunities.
  • To provide a platform for entrepreneurs and SMEs to learn new knowledge, develop entrepreneurial skills and meet more people.
  • To create awareness in promoting E3Hubs’ business incubation services, co-working space and assistance available in the market, either business support from private industry or government agencies.
  • To provide a networking platform for entrepreneurs in Malaysia through GEA-N’s event.

Who should join this program?

  • Would-be Entrepreneurs
  • Startups/Entrepreneurs
  • Micro Businesses
  • Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

Where would Bizstart take place usually?

  • Penang
  • Kota Kinabalu
  • Johor Bahru
  • Kuala Lumpur

When Bizstart takes place?

  • Usually, it starts in the second quarter of the year and ends with Bizstart Challenge.

our Speaker Team

Andrew Wong


Andrew is the Co-Founder and Growth Strategist for E3Hubs. He is an angel investor, entrepreneur and a creative innovator. For over a decade, Andrew has helped entrepreneurs across different industries take their businesses to the next level through his business incubation vehicles MAD, and now E3Hubs. 

Xcel EG Ventures

Datuk Irwin Cheong

Datuk Irwin is a self-made serial entrepreneur who started as a techno-preneur 20 years ago. He owns multiple businesses across Asia in various industries, such as property management, information technology, major events management, and business consulting & training.

Michael Yeoh

Altitude Intelligence Management Consultancy (AIM Consultancy)

Michael has over 15 years’ experience in Human Resource, Accounting, Taxation, and Auditing. He started his journey with JPMG for 4 years in the audit division before joining Intel. Michael has been in Intel for 9 years in the Finance and Human Resource division.