Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation has kicked off with the monthly Fresh Brew Sessions. Fresh Brew Session is a knowledge sharing and networking platform for ecosystem players who are interested in Islamic digital economy.
The inaugural Fresh Brew Session was held on the 29th August with a panel session on Shariah compliant funding, the Halal industry and Halal certification from Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia or JAKIM. The session received good response from the attendees, which numbered over 50 from across the ecosystem including start-ups, investors, regulators and universities.
This was followed by the second Fresh Brew Session on the 26th September at WORQ, Malaysia Digital Hub. It was an informative knowledge sharing session where participants shared their thoughts, challenges faced and assistance needed particularly when it comes to raising capital or funding for business expansion.