Entrepreneurship will change the world. Be inspired.

7-8th May, 2014, Jakarta

NXT CON 2014 brings together entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, and media for two days of all things tech. Through speaker sessions and informal discussions, the conference aims to excite the exchange of experiences and insights; to spur the conversations that will lead to new entrepreneurial ventures. NXT CON 2014 was created to bolster the continued growth of knowledge and investment in the Indonesian tech community. Participants can expect an incredible and unbeatable networking opportunity.

NXT CON 2014 is hosted by Pop Era Dinamika (PED), a company with a mission to foster connections and information exchanges between foreign and local entrepreneurs. PED is proud to bring you the inaugural event of NXT CON in Indonesia.

Meet our international speakers

We are thrilled to present a strong panel of international start-up founders.

Our Keynote Speakers

Meet our successful guest speakers

We are pleased to present some of the most innovative and forward-thinking tech leaders in the Indonesian ecosystem.

First Day

Our approach is to maximize the opportunities to learn from our speakers, as well as exchange ideas and build connections across all participants.


Opening Ceremony

Press Conference

“ Digital Indonesia ”

Keynote Speakers:

Mari Elka Pangestu - Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy of Indonesia

Sutanto Hartono - EMTEK

Lunch Buffet

“ Travel ”

Turochas Fuad - Travelmob

Arief Santosa - Kiostix

Gaery Undarsa - Tiket.com

Mari Elka Pangestu - Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy of Indonesia

Jaka Wiradisuria - Valadoo

“Commerce & Succesful SMEs”

Daniel Kan - EXEC

Andy Sjarif - SITTI

Handy Chang - IndoTrading

William Tanuwijaya - Tokopedia

Adrian Suherman - aCommerce

Aria Rajasa - Gantibaju.com

Coffee Break

“Mobile & Apps”

Tikhon Bernstam - Scribd

Bob Bao - Baidu Indonesia

Calvin Kizana - PicMix

Joulmer J - XL Axiata

Alfred Budiman - Samsung

“ Content & Media ”

Ray Chan - 9Gag

Patrick Williamson - KmkOnline

Teguh Hardiansyah - Kelir TV

Hanifa Ambadar - Femaledaily

Tim Hansen - Buchanan Group

Andy Zain - Founder Institute

Networking Break

Second Day

The second day continues with our speaker series and a unique Dragon’s Den session, which are informal meetings between our foreign guest speakers, investors, and selected local entrepreneurs.

* To be confirm


" Indonesia Landscape "

Tauseef Riaz - Indosat

Magnus Ekbom - Lazada

Aldi Haryopratomo - Ruma.co.id

Edy Sulistyo - eEvent

Ariadi Anaya - jobsDB

" Banking & Payment "

J.P. Ellis - CekAja

Izak Jenie - Nexian | mSaku

Ryu Kawano - Veritrans

Lunch Buffet

" Gaming "

Justin Kan - Justin.tv

Arief Widhiyasa - Agate Game

Marlin Sugama - Main Studio

Dien Wong - Altermyth Studio

Anton Soeharyo - Touchten Games

“ Social Media & Chat ”

Ammon Bartram - Socialcam

Daud Aditirto - Facebook

Andy Lau - Wechat

Enda Nasution - Goblog Media

Coffee Break

" Investment "

Kevin Hale - Wufoo

Steven Vanada - CyberAgent Ventures

Ebihara Takeshi - Rebright Partners

Luke Roush - Sovereign's Capital

Sebastian Togelang - Mountain SEA Ventures

" Product Development "

Ruchi Sanghvi - Dropbox

Justin Kan - Justin.tv

Tikhon Bernstam - Scribd

Kevin Hale - Wufoo

Ammon Bartram - Socialcam

Nayoko Kho - Pop Era Dinamika

Networking Break

Gala Dinner

  • Dragon's Den

    We are excited to present the Dragon's Den, a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs and budding entrepreneurs to discuss their tech startup plans
    with a small panel of our foreign guest speakers, investors, and local entrepreneurs.This is an opportunity to receive valuable feedback
    and pitch for investment to an attentive audience.

    The Dragon's Den will take place on Day 2 of NXT CON 2014 on May 8th.
    If you have a tech startup plan, we invite you to submit your business plans for a chance to be selected. Good luck!

    Selection Process

    1. Submit your startup business plans
    Please include an executive summary, business description, market strategy, competitive analysis, design and development plan,
    and basic financial analysis. Submission send to dragonsden@nxtcon.com, Deadline date is April 20th.

    2. From the submissions, we will select 15 teams to present to a small panel of local entrepreneurs or investors at a pre-event on April 30th.
    You will be notified via email by April 27th if your submission has been selected for the pre-event.

    3. Following the pre-event, we will select 6 teams for the Dragon's Den.
    You will be notified via email by May 2nd if you have been selected for the Dragon's Den.

    Entry Rules

    1. Eligibility
    Submissions must only be for business ideas that require start-up capital.
    Established businesses with existing revenue, or that have paid taxes are not eligible.

    2. Individual / Team
    Entrants may enter only once, either as an individual or as part of a team.
    Only two people per team.

    3. Location
    The business outlined in the submission must operate in Indonesia.

    4. Deadlines
    All deadlines are by midnight WIB of the stated dates.


NXT CON 2014 Will Be Held At


Gedung Sapta Pesona

Jalan Medan Merdeka Barat no. 17 Jakarta 10110

Thank you to our partners! NXT CON would not be possible without your generous and incredible supports.

Major Partners


Media Partners

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