Pakistan connected the global investors with its determined entrepreneurs during 021 Disrupt Conference.
021 Disrupt Conference 2018 held in Karachi on November 10 and 11. The startup community of Pakistan along with technology pioneers, innovators, and investors from all over the world attended the event.
[email protected]’s Tech Incubator, the Nest I/O conducted the two day conference in Karachi. However, the event became a catalyst to bring investments into the Pakistani companies. In 2018, GOBI Partners, the investment fund, focuses on the initial stage.
The IT and digital media companies also announced investment in a Pakistani startup named Sasta Ticket. The children’s edutainment app company Lamsa that has more than 12 million downloads said that they will launch the Urdu version of their app.
The world’s leading beverage company, Coca Cola, announced about the Dasani Discovery Challenge that invites entrepreneurs to address the issues of plastic waste management by using innovative solutions.
Around 300 startups from all over Pakistan attended the event. However, 200 of them secured working hours slots with mentors and investors from all over the globe. In addition, it includes countries such as UAE, Japan, USA, Malaysia, UK, etc.