Winners List

TOP RUNNER Anywhere 2 Go Co.,Ltd.


PT. Eatiki

Founders Name: Steven Kim
Business / Service Description:
Qraved is the No 1 food discovery service in Indonesia available on Web and Mobile apps and we are on the mission of easily and relevantly answering the simple question: "where do you find what to eat?" and making that process seamless so that people can focus on having a great quality dining experience with friends, family and the group.

Company URL:http://www.qraved.com/

HipFlat Pte. Ltd.

Founders Name: Denis Nemtsev
Business / Service Description:
Hipflat is an online real estate search portal in Thailand, backed by 500 Startups, Xplorer Capital and others. It gives homebuyers easy access to property listings and market data and provides real estate professionals with customer leads and tools to grow their business.

Company URL:http://www.hipflat.co.th

Pricebook Co., Ltd.

Founders Name: Tomonori Tsuji
Business / Service Description:
Pricebook is a price comparison website initially targeting at Indonesia's smartphone & electronics shopping market. Emphasizes on not only online offers but also Online to Offline(O2O) transactions, with 1000+ offline partner shops' offers integrated.

Company URL:http://www.pricebook.co.id/

PT. Gajah Merah Terbang

Founders Name: Giring Ganesha
Business / Service Description:
A tech company that focused on helping Public Figures to understand, engage, manage and empowering their fans. In return the fans can get closer with their idol and be entertained.

Company URL:http://www.kincir.com/

PT. Haruka Edukasi Utama

Founders Name: Novistiar Rustandi, SE, MBA, MSIST
Business / Service Description:
PT Haruka Edukasi Utama (HarukaEdu) is a company that provides a turn-key solution to empower learning institutions to offer quality online learning. We work with our not-for-profit university partners to develop, launch, market, and manage their online degree programs.

Company URL:http://harukaedu.com/

Lang-8, Inc

Founders Name: Yangyang Xi
Business / Service Description:
We provide a service known as HiNative. Users can ask questions about languages/culture and get answers directly from native speakers. They can also answer questions about their own native language. Our goal is to accelerate the exchange of experiences/ knowledge of native speakers.

Company URL:https://hinative.com/

PT. Sribu Digital Kreatif

Founders Name: Ryan Gondokusumo
Business / Service Description:
Sribulancer is the leading online marketplace for freelance talent in Indonesia. We provide businesses with the ability to find the help they need from a variety of talented Freelancers Services range from programming, web design, graphic design, voice over, video making, article writing, email writing and more.

Company URL:http://www.sribulancer.com/

PT. Talenta Digital Indonesia

Founders Name: Joshua Kevin
Business / Service Description:
Talenta is a SaaS (cloud based) focusing on HR and Payroll in Indonesia. It helps companies save time and reduce stress by handling attendance, time-off, over-time, and ultimately its payroll. Future expansion including insurance, benefits, and perks enrollment, tacking the billion dollar industry. Talenta has currently been invested by Grace Tahir of Mayapada Group and East Ventures.

Company URL:https://talenta.co/

VeXeRe Joint Stock Company

Founders Name: Van Tran
Business / Service Description:
For 24 million bus travelers, purchasing bus tickets has become a battle of nerves and long hours of waiting in line. VeXeRe.com was launched to empower Vietnam’s travel industry by providing the first online bus booking platform across 1000+ bus operators so passengers can easily search and book tickets.

Company URL:https://vexere.com/


Founders Name: Amanda Ernst
Business / Service Description:
Duriana is the leading mobile-first, C2C fashion & lifestyle marketplace in Malaysia and Philippines. The iOS and Android app allows users to sell, discover and buy new and used items across fashion, gadgets, and lifestyle categories.
Company URL:http://www.duriana.com/


Founders Name: Derek Tan & Ho Jia Jian
Business / Service Description:
Viddsee is hybrid online video platform that curates and distributes the best short films from Asia through our global multi-platform network. Our video and editorial platform enables a global audience to easily discover, watch and share stories from Asia anywhere on their desktop and mobile devices.

Company URL:http://www.viddsee.com/

SiamSquared Technologies Co., Ltd.

Founders Name: Teerachart Kortrakul
Business / Service Description:
SiamSquared Technologies(Thailand) Co., Ltd. is a Bangkok based on technology firm specializing in iOS platforms supported on iOS Devices. We specialize in engine development that cover many segment of the market. Not only stock market which need highly securities system but also in the entertainment segment such as radio, magazine, online TV, etc. With technology and passion always leading the company forward.

Company URL:http://www.siamsquared.com/


Founders Name: Miguel Perez
Business / Service Description:
Ayannah operates affordable and accessible digital commerce and payment services for the unbanked. We have a great team of seasoned veterans and young innovators in the social and mobile web and we have a growing and loyal customer base providing us with recurring and quality revenue streams.

Company URL:http://www.sendahdirect.com/ / http://www.sendah.com/

Anywhere 2 Go Co., Ltd.

Founders Name: Kittinan Anuphan
Business / Service Description:
Claim Di is mobile application which allows the car owner to make a claim report when they have car accident within 5 minutes no need to wait adjustors for 3 hours. It help Insurance Company and customer save 80% time 90& cost and cut down fraud. Every time car owner make a claim via Claim Di, we charge only 10% from the usually cost.

Company URL:http://www.claimdi.com/

Event Information

Event Name: RISING EXPO 2015 in South East Asia
Date and Time: Thursday June 25, 2015 10:00~20:00,
in your local time
Location: Jakarta Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel
Participating Start-ups: Startups that have passed the pre-screening
Guests of the Event: Executives and key individuals of leading venture capital companies in Japan and overseas, as well as major operating companies that support startups
※By Invitation Only
Expected Number of Participants: A total of 150 participants, consisting of the participating start-ups and the guests
Contact: RISING EXPO Secretariat

NOTE: This event is designed to match startups with potential investors and operating companies.
The organizer of the event has no intention to undertake any placement of shares.

Advantages for the Participating Start-ups

Sponsorship and Partnership Opportunities

Opportunity to present and network with executives and decision makers at the leading venture capital companies and major operating companies.
※Participating Companies from last year included
Venture Capital Company: 30, Operating Company: 10

Chance to Win Cash and Prizes

A chance to win cash prize for the best presentation and various awards given by the sponsors. Winners will be determined through votes from all the guests of the event and by the sponsors. In addition, the Grand Prix winner of South East Asia will be invited to attend RISING EXPO 2015 in Japan as an extra prize.

Application Schedule

April 9,2015

Period Starts

April 30,2015

Period Ends

May 14,2015

(we will contact
the individuals)

May 28,2015

Start-ups Selected

June 25,2015


Conditions for Applying

  1. Entrants must be an IT and Internet related startup (both enterprise and consumer focused startups can apply).
  2. In principle, entrants must have launched their service and have a user base or have achieved revenue milestones.
  3. Entrants must be considering to raise more than 100 million yen ($ 1 Million USD) in venture capital.
  4. Entrants must be able to attend the interview session held in each country after passing the document screening (pre-screening).
    NOTE: Date of the interview session will be arranged individually.

※The location of the startup's offices will not be a factor in the application process.
※There is no participation fee.

Only start-ups that have passed the pre-screening are allowed to attend the event on the day.

Venture Capital / Business Corporations

Ardent Capital

Convergence Ventures

Credence Investment

D2C Inc.

DeNA Co., Ltd.

Dentsu Digital Holdings, Inc.

Digital Media Partners

East Ventures

Fenox Venture Capital

Fringe81, inc.

Galaxy Ventures

Gobi Partners

Goldman Sachs

GREE Ventures, inc.

i-mercury Capital, Inc.


IMJ Investment Partners Pte. Ltd.

Incubate Fund


INSPiRE Corporation

Intelligence, Ltd.


istyle Inc.

JA Mitsui Leasing, Ltd.

Kinara Indonesia

mediba Inc.

mixi, Inc.

Mobile Internet Capital, Inc.

Monex Group, Inc.

Monk's Hill Ventures

Mountain SEA Ventures

Nissha Printing Co., Ltd.

NTT DOCOMO Ventures, Inc.

Ocean Capital, Inc.

Ooredoo Group

OPT Holding, Inc.

Rebright Partners, Inc.

Skyland Ventures


Sony Corporation



Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia Limited

Tokyo Broadcasting System Holdings, Inc.


Waarde Capital


YJ Capital Inc.


Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel
Jalan Jenderal Sudirman No. 86, Jakarta Pusat,
Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10220
TEL:+62 21 5704444