Just over 40 startups, hundreds meeting up in person and online, Kingston Beta has become a must go for anyone who wants to know what Caribbean people and Caribbean companies are doing online and with technology.
The bimonthly event has established itself for networking and as a startup pitch platform for Jamaican and Caribbean tech professionals and entrepreneurs. It has also recently become an epicentre of pitching and passionate online discussion about how ICT can truly develop Jamaica.
We end the year with the Kingston Beta November Edition on the 4th at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in New Kingston. It’s our 6th and final event for 2010 which saw once again we’re expecting Startups Pitching from the Caribbean and Canada, we are giving free exhibition space to startups so they can demo their products, apps, websites and it there will also be a #ictja tweetup. Yes we’re ending the year big!
The Kingston Beta Community powers over 80% of the Internet activity in Jamaica and the Caribbean in addition to activity focused on Caribbean people at home and in the Diaspora. They own the social networks, blogs, media sites, online magazines, you tube channels, online dating sites, product review and rating sites and message boards where Jamaicans and Caribbean people are spending most of their time online. They are the influential entrepreneurs, committed enthusiasts, bloggers, industry professionals, emerging futurists and industry experts.
We believe that Technology is The New Coffee for Jamaica and you can connect with the who, what, when and why at the next Kingston Beta. Spread the word, Then Join us.
Kingston Beta is staged by SiliconCaribe.com – The Caribbean Internet Guide, the leading online magazine covering technology in the Caribbean for the past 5 years.