One of the largest tech incubator in Pakistan, Plan9 is all set to start the 9th season of the Launchpad. Plan9, which is a project of the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) has said that the registrations for LaunchPad Cycle 9 will be started by early December 2016.
So, if you are a growing entrepreneur, and you have an idea of creating a great startup, then it is your chance to show the world what you want to bring into the industry. Plan9 is always in search for the great startups. The Launchpad is the largest startup event in Pakistan, and you can participate in it very easily.
The requirements to apply for the Launchpad Cycle 9:
- You have to be a Pakistani citizen since it’s a government project.
- You need to have a product based business idea with a tech component.
- It’s open for everyone. Women are encouraged to apply.
- You need to have an active, self-motivated and skilful team of 2 members at least.
- You should not be employed elsewhere and commit the upcoming six months (9-5 p.m.) to your startup at Plan9.
- You can only apply with one idea.
- You should not apply if you are a student.
- You must be above 18 years to be eligible to apply.
The event will be organised in Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad. Plan9 will offer the necessary mentorship, networking, international exposure, stipend and office space to the startups.