Startup Weekend – Technology Edition Coming to CST, Phuentsholing

Thimphu TechPark in Collaboration with DITT/MoIC, UNDP Bhutan and Techstars

Calling aspiring entrepreneurs, developers, designers, dreamers and doers with ideas

 Hello Everyone, the fourth edition of Startup Weekend Bhutan is coming soon! Techstars Startup Weekend® is a 54-hour event designed to provide superior experiential entrepreneurship education. Beginning with Friday night pitches, it culminates in Sunday night demos and presentations. Participants can create working startups and win attractive prizes, in just over a span of one weekend.

All interested individuals are welcome. Please come to the venue at 3.00 pm on 27th October and pitch your ideas. For more details, see below:

Venue College of Science & Technology, Phuentsholing
Time/Duration 3.00 pm on 27th October to 9 pm on 29th October. Meals and snacks provided at the venue. Detailed schedule at
Organizers Thimphu TechPark/BITC in collaboration with DITT/MoIC, UNDP Bhutan, TechStars and other partners.
Theme Ideas that use technologies such as the Internet, ecommerce, IT, mobile apps, animation, web etc.
Additional support for 10 unemployed participants Ten unemployed youths interested in participating in the event will be provided travel and accomodation expenses to participate in this event. For this, please register before 5 pm, 22nd October. The ten participants will be selected through pitching competition to be held at IT Park, Thimphu, before the event.
Prizes Host of attractive prizes on offer for the top teams and team leaders.
Registration Call 17323976 or email for registration.


Entrepreneurship Trainings for 2017-18


Entrepreneurship Division, DEHR, MoLHR in Collaboration with Thimphu TechPark will be conducting the following entrepreneurship training programs across the country for financial year 2017-2018 under the theme Technopreneurship for new generation startups’.

The tentative training calendar is as follows. Interested candidates may contact the coordinators.

Training program MoLHR Regional office Dzongkhags Qualification Coordinator’s contact details
Basic Entrepreneurship Course (BEC)

(15 working days)

Eastern Region Trashigang, Trashiyangtse, Monger, Lhuntse, Bumthang, Trongsa, Zhemgang, Pema Gatshel Class XII and below Sangay Tenzin

(Mobile # 17470463)

Basic Entrepreneurship Course



Advanced Entrepreneurship Course

(21 Working days)

Western Region Thimphu,
Paro, Haa, Wangdue, Punakha, Gasa
BEC – Class XII and below

AEC-University degree and above

Tshewang Dorji

(Mobile # 17622732)

Basic Entrepreneurship Course


Southern Region Sarpang, Dagana, Tsirang, Chukkha, Samtse, Samdrupjongkhar Class XII and below Namgay Wangchuk

(Mobile # 17777137)

 Interested individuals may kindly register for the following upcoming batches:

BEC at Dagana starting from 18th Sep. 2017 – Click link

BEC at Haa starting from 13th Sep. 2017 – Click link

AEC at Thimphu starting from 11th Sep. 2017

Aspire and Make your dream a reality through Entrepreneurship. Think Different for innovation.