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Startup Lahore Day One

By | January 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

 STARTUP LAHORE Day One: 2 Days, over 85 Startups, 40+ Investors and 1500+ Attendees To give the startup culture a real boost and to put Lahore on the Map as a technology hub of Pakistan, MIT Enterprise Forum Pakistan and ITU brought a two-day event studded with entrepreneurial burst at Arfa Software Technology Park, Lahore. Commencing [...]

PlanX Investors Focus Group Finale

By | December 13th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

PlanX has always focused on the growth of its startups and the entrepreneurial ecosystem in general. Despite the fact that a lot of potential investors exist in Pakistan, they are often reluctant to come forward and put their money into the startups. PlanX took it upon itself to identify the issues faced by the investor community [...]

Startup Lahore

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Silicon Valley is what comes to the mind whenever the word startup is mentioned. With a plethora of angel investors and a strong network of mentors, it is the hub for many successful digital businesses. The startup ecosystem in Pakistan is not as developed and streamlined but with new startups popping up every day the nascent [...]

PlanX AMA with Laundry Walaz

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Last week we hosted the Laundry Walaz at PlanX for our weekly PlanX AMA. Laundry Walaz are a premium dry cleaning and laundering startup that is available on iOS and Android for Lahori’s. They offer next day (express) laundry delivery at your doorstep. We were joined by the Managing Directors, Ahmed Azim and Shams Amin. The [...]

ATX+ PAK and Power of Youth visit PlanX

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Two delegations visited PlanX yesterday; the first was the ATX+PAK Entrepreneurship Program. This program invites entrepreneurs from Pakistan to visit Austin incubators for three weeks, in which they receive intensive training and encouragement from leading mentors in the Austin ecosystem. The entrepreneurs also receive the opportunity to meet with the investor community. The team came to meet the [...]

PlanX hosts Facebook for Developers Workshop for the first time in Pakistan

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

PlanX hosts Facebook for Developers Workshop for the first time in Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan – November 3rd, 2016 For the first time in Pakistan, Facebook for Developers in collaboration with PlanX, conducted a one day workshop on Thursday 3rd November, 2016. Facebook for Developers helps you build new platforms, grow and monetize your app. This program provides developers [...]

PlanX AMA with Maro Tandoor

By | November 1st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

PlanX AMA took flight with the founders of Maro Tandoors. The founders were reminiscing about the early days of Maro Tandoors and its inception. It may come as a surprise but we found out that one of Lahore’s most successful and flavorsome startups took shape of a comprehensive business plan in merely 72 hours. One of [...]

PlanX welcomes 2 new startups

By | November 1st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

PlanX welcomes 2 new startups This week we welcomed two new startups to the PlanX family. These startups went through a rigorous interview process by our management and board members, to be selected for our cohort – so congratulations to the two teams to have made it this far. We’d like to introduce you to: Nutright [...]

PlanX AMA with ClubInternet

By | October 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

PlanX AMA with ClubInternet The PlanX AMA sessions have become a recurring ritual at PlanX. Last Friday we hosted yet another one with the ClubInternet co-founders - Sophiya Pervez, Hassan Baig and Fahad Rao. ClubInternet has made a social network for underserved communities that are coming online for the first time ever. It uses simple instructions [...]

Unilever Foundry partners with PlanX

By | October 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

PlanX partners with Unilever Foundry. PlanX is pleased to announce its official partnership with Unilever Foundry, as part of the Pakistani Chapter for Unilever. Through this global initiative that was launched in 2015, innovators will be presented with an opportunity to access one of the world's most successful consumer goods companies and make their foray in [...]