Uber Ideas FAQ

  1. How is this program different from other MaGIC programs?

    This program is open to ASEAN participants who have Innovative ideas and have yet to launch their product/service in the market.

  2. Can I join as a team (i.e. more than one person)?

    No, this program is designed for individuals and ASEAN citizens. If you have a team, the strategy/ business co-founder is recommended to be the one applying for the program.

  3. I only have an idea or general concept, but have yet to conduct any market research. Am I qualified for the program?

    Yes, because it is an ideation lab we only work on early stage ideas.

  4. I have already launched my product/ service, but am not gaining much traction. Could I still join this program to learn?

    No, if you have already launched your product, we would suggest that you apply for MaGIC’s accelerator program instead. Visit our link at : http://accelerator.mymagic.my/en/

  5. I am a researcher with a working prototype, but have no prior exposure to entrepreneurship. Will this program help me learn how to commercialise my research?

    Yes, you are encouraged to apply for this program that aims to guide you through the key factors required to bring your research effectively to the market.

  6. Can I apply and join the program with more than 1 idea/project?

    Yes, you can. However, please send in separate applications for different ideas/ projects (i.e. 1 application for 1 idea/project).

  7. Does MaGIC /DIGI Incub8 or UBER claim ownership of my innovation/technology if I participate in this program?

    Digi Incub8 may decide to acquire equity or invest in your idea.

  8. I was one of the participants in previous programs organized by MaGIC. Am I eligible to apply again for this program?

    Yes, you are encouraged to apply for this program if you believe that this program will be beneficial to you.

  9. If I am a successful applicant but can’t attend just before the program’s commencement due to unforeseen circumstances, can I give my seat to another team member?

    This request will be reviewed on case by case basis.