The Global Network for Innovative Business

Held for the 7th times, Creative Business Cup is much more than just a competition – it is a global year-round initiative that empowers entrepreneurs in the creative industries, helping them grow their business ideas, connecting them to investors and the global markets, and strengthening their innovative capabilities to the benefit of industry and society.

Creative Business Cup Indonesia is a preliminary round to choose candidate that will represent Indonesia in this event. Like the namesake, Creative Business Cup Indonesia is looking for candidates that has a business that delves into the Creative Economy. this event is brought by Global Entrepreneurship Network Denmark and Indonesia with the help of partners and staged at FGDexpo 2017 , a creative, printing, packaging, pubclishing, and promotion expo that is being held bi-annually since 2003on 26 of August 2017.

Inline with our theme this time around which delves around with the subject matter of Connectivity, FGDexpo 2017 is proud to incorporate this event as a form of communication and collaboration between industry player, business community and creative economy in the region.

Why the Creative Industries?

Because creative industries contribute significantly to economic growth and employment worldwide. It also helps develop new and innovative solutions to challenges faced by traditional industries through cross-sector innovation, thereby creating a more dynamic and competitive society.

Images from the past CBC events

Creative Business Cup Indonesia

CBC Indonesia got it's first involvement in 2016 under Ciputra Foundation and Kibar. The first Indonesian delegate to CBC Finals in Copenhagen is 2 young gentlemen who come out with the idea of creating an education application for rural area where there is no internet connection. The solution is called Phinisi Edubox.

Images from 2016 Creative Business Cup Indonesia

Creative Business Cup Indonesia at FGDexpo 2017

Following its past successes, CBC Indonesia is a preliminary competition event that pitch Indonesian's startups and business prior to CBC finals. This year event finals will be conduct at FGDexpo 2017 premises on 26 August 2017. CBC Indonesia is proudly brought to you by efforts from Creative Business Cup Indonesia, Badan Ekonomi Kreatif, Ciputra Entrepreneurship Center, Embassy of Denmark and sponsored by Scan-Shipping and held in FGDexpo 2017.

Event Schedules

Registration Dates : 01 June to 20th August 2017 through online registration (click banner below for registration)

Semi final on Saturday, 26th August 2017 at FGDexpo 2017, Jakarta Convention Center

10.00 – 11.00


11.00 – 11.15


Opening speech


Elsebeth Sondergaard Krone, Deputy Ambassador Royal Danish for Indonesia


11.15 – 11.25
Address from Scan Shipping Lilis Megantini Sundari, Scan Shipping


11.25 – 11.35
Address from Ciputra Foundation Harun Hajadi, Ciputra Foundation


11.35 – 11.45
Address from Badan Ekonomi Kreatif Indonesia Fadjar Hutomo, Bekraf


11.45 – 11.50
Address from FGDexpo Andreas Bastedo, CEO FGDexpo 2017


11.50 – 12.00
Opening ceremony GEN-Denmark Rasmus Wiinstedt Tscherning, President, Global Entrepreneurship Network Denmark


12.00 – 15.00
Pitching Process


15.00 – 15.30
Jury Deliberation


15.30 – 15.45
Winner Announcement


15.45 – 16.00
Closing ceremony & Photo Session

* This is a tentative event schedules and may change without notice