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Grill or Chill #May 2019 – MaGIC Sarawak


Grill or Chill #May 2019 – MaGIC Sarawak

2 May 2019 1:00pm - 5:00pm
MaGIC Sarawak @ Borneo 744 View map
Admission FREE
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Grill or Chill (GoC) is a platform for startups to showcase their product and get valuable feedback from experts in the startup ecosystem. Each GoC ends with a networking session where you can mingle and connect with other entrepreneurs in a cozy environment.


Time Activity
1:00 PM Registration
1:30 PM GRILLing or CHILLing session
5:00 PM Sharing session by Grillers
5:30 PM End

How does it work?

  • Each startup to be grilled are given 10 minutes:
  • 5 minutes – Startup to showcase their product
  • 5 minutes – Startup to be grilled by grillers

Key Takeaways:

  • Public validation of your idea / product / service
  • Connect with potential partner / investor / end user
  • Expand your marketing plan
  • Receive comments from the industry expert

Pitching Projects From Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS):

  1. GBR
  2. Mashmerrow
  3. Side-Swipe
  4. The KRAG
  5. Code Crackers
  6. Y-Nots!
  7. Bumblebees
  8. Lancome Cyborg
  9. Rosquilla
  10. Jug Curse
  11. The Six Pack
  12. Rainbow

Our Grillers

Amirrul Rizwan
Executive Digital Village, Sarawak Multimedia Authority (SMA)

Amirrul Rizwan bin Mohd Abd Hafiz is a graduate from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) with a Bachelors Degree in Information Science (Hons.) Information System Management. He is currently working with PEKEMA as the Senior Researcher for Strategic Business Development. He formerly worked at the Malaysia Automotive Institute, an agency under MITI as a System Analyst. His role in the company is to conduct studies on systems or projects that will benefit the industry and also the integration of Industry 4.0.

Other than that, he is also active in volunteerism with various Non Profit Organizations across Malaysia from the year 2010 until present day. He was a facilitator for “Biro Perkhidmatan Pendidikan” for 5 years, his main role was to educate the participants and also manage the event itself. Furthermore, he is currently involved with “Persatuan Anak Sarawak Semenanjung” as the committee member and is actively conducting events for Sarawakians that are living in Peninsular Malaysia. He has a wide experience in event management, facilitating, event planning, leadership roles etc.

Amirrul obtained his Master of Science in Information Management (2018) fromĀ Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).

AR Mohd

“I am a firm believer of innovation is what drives anything to move forward, and of course strongly believe that success is not something that anyone can build overnight.”

Banking and finance guy by trade, entrepreneur by definition, a hustler in real life. Passionate data-driven and a growth hacker. Co-Founded 3 tiny company in 3 different industry.

Prior to, AR Mohd co-founded TwinUP Consultants in 2013 and ILK Technology in 2016, and become one of the enablers for the startup community in Kuching. Fast forward, AR Mohd mentored 5 Startup Weekend, and also organising a lot of community-based driven activities for startups, in Kuching. Other milestones are:

  • Lead Organiser of the first public hackathon is Sarawak, HackWkndKCH.
  • Lead enabler, Makeramai Coding Academy
  • Google Trusted Verifier, GBG Kuching

AR Mohd is fluent in financial data modelling, business development, digital marketing, project management and also product development. AR Mohd is well versed in using any Google tools ranging from spreadsheet up to analytics & tag manager, andĀ using Tableau for data visualization. For a non-programmer background, AR Mohd have a strong fundamental of Phyton, HTML and CSS with addition to code other languages that are needed to develop a product.