The Captain’s Table – A Global Startup Competition

The Captain’s Table is an initiative launched by YPSN (HK) Ltd to connect innovators and startup entrepreneurs with the maritime and logistics industry.

Their goals are to promote Hong Kong as a startup hub, raise awareness of Hong Kong as a vibrant international maritime centre, and provide a platform to connect the industry with innovators and entrepreneurs.

Cash Prizes
US$25,000 in cash prizes

The 5 finalists will be flown to Hong Kong for a preparatory workshop in the lead up to the final

Mentoring Support
Access to legal, commercial and technical advice from our experts

Introductions to industry leaders and access to further investment through our extensive network

Pitch Stage
Live pitch event in Hong Kong to investors and industry leaders


Environment and Sustainability:
How could your idea make businesses more environmentally friendly and sustainable?

Deep Tech:
What functionality does your product or service bring to enable businesses to achieve their full potential?

SaaS and PaaS Solutions:
How would your software as a service, or platform as a service empower businesses to turn ideas into applications?

Fintech & Insurtech:
What gap does your solution fill in the financial or insurance space?

How does your product enrich future business leaders and make education more accessible?

✓ Individuals or teams
✓ Seed startups in the concept and protype stage and growth stage startups looking to scale up
✓ Startups possessing a groundbreaking and innovative service or product for the maritime and logistics industry
✓ Startups that see Hong Kong as a potential base to expand their business

Submissions close on 31 July 2019.

For details, please click HERE.