The R.I.S.E. Challenge aims to democratize innovation by accelerating startups from all levels of society and placing them in front of qualified startup investors.
R.I.S.E. is a collaboration between the local government of Makati city headed by Mayor Abigail Binay, the academe represented by the University of Makati, and the investing community led by the Ronin Group.
PATH TO SUCCESS
February 24– April 8, 2022
Attend a virtual briefing
Submit a video and signed application
April 8, 2022
20 finalists video-showing
Q&A & Judging
Announcement of 8 winners
Pitching to a group of qualified investors
DEMOCRATIZING SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION
Bringing together key participants in a startup ecosystem:
Together with research and funding organizations, these entities interact as a system to create and scale new startup companies.