IUB Student Create Buzz at International Arena
‘Mastodon Wash’ has been selected as one of the 100 startups among 1,55,279 startups from 150 countries for Startup Istanbul 2019. Faridul Hasan Shuvo, a sophomore at Independent University, Bangladesh majoring in Computer Science & Engineering from the School of Computer Science and Engineering along with another Bangladeshi private university student formed Mastodon Wash as a Company which is launching on later 2019.
‘Mastodon Wash’ is a car wash service providing company works right at customer's doorstep. In 2016, after the ideation stage and representing Mastodon Wash at global platforms in Srilanka, India and Europe Mastodon Wash got in the Quick Monitoring Program at Startup Istanbul 2017 and started forming its prototype. In the beginning of 2018, with a structured prototype Mastodon Wash became one of the top 10 startups of Microsoft Young Bangla Summit 2018 and started preparing for its pilot project.
Since May 2019, the two co-founders of Mastodon Wash started working full time to build Mastodon Wash as a company together with the help of iDEA Academy, Startup Bangladesh, ICT Division Bangladesh.
Startup Istanbul is the leading startup event which brings together founders, investors and executives in the region. It's a gathering of the leading startups, internet companies, business angels and venture capitalists from Asia and Europe. Top 100 startups will meet world class mentors, investors, companies and media in 4 days. Exhibition stand, opportunity to access demo day, mentor hours, workshops, boat tour and even a chance to be on the main stage as finalist.