DOST-Ignition Partnership: To Serve Emerging Startups and Boost the Appetite for Innovation
June 4, 2018 officially marks the start of a promising partnership that will undoubtedly elevate the startup scene in the Philippines.
Ignition has formally joined forces with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) — the Philippines’ economic arm — in the quest to build a strong, thriving, and supportive startup ecosystem in the country.
What does this mean for startups and entrepreneurs?
The Ignition-DOST partnership opens the door to new opportunities as we are determined to work together to give startups and entrepreneurs the competitive advantage to succeed in today’s ever-competitive market.
Our shared mission is to educate, train, promote, and match startups and entrepreneurs with private partners and investors.
- Educate and Train
We are to host events and workshops geared toward assisting entrepreneurs in expanding their knowledge in business (finance, law, technology, marketing, design thinking, etc.)
- Market and Promote
We are to assist entrepreneurs in developing marketing strategies and campaigns that will get their message across to potential clients, investors, and strategic partners.
We are to build a platform where entrepreneurs can meet and match with potential investors, strategic partners, and business coaches.
Ignition: The Avenue to Startup Success
With DOST by our side, we are well on our way to becoming the go-to business solutions and support services hub in the Philippines — a place for creative leaders to communicate, collaborate, and thrive.
Want to pursue a business idea but unsure of how to set it in motion? Join the Ignition community and get the ball rolling in no time!