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Call for Application: Blue Innovation Challenge 2020 (Applications close on 30 SEP, 2020)

Blue Innovation Challenge aims to connect innovative startups or social enterprises with use case / ideas or solutions to provide better service to financial industry or bring in benefits to customers. The Blue Innovation Challenge 2020 Fintech Competition (the “Program”)
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The 3rd IEEAC Entrepreneurship & Innovation Challenge is Accepting Applications until Oct 11!

The 3rd IEEAC Entrepreneurship & Innovation Challenge 第三屆「京津冀–粵港澳」青年創新創業大賽   The 3rd IEEAC Entrepreneurship & Innovation Challenge is back to support innovative startups that are looking to expand into China! Co-organized by HK X-Tech Startup Platform and WeStart HK, the Hong
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Special News

In view of the local epidemic situation, save for those involved in the provision of emergency services and essential public services, all other government employees shall “work from home” until 23 August 2020, in order to achieve more rigorous social
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Special News

In view of the severity of the local epidemic situation, the Chief Executive announced today (19 July 2020) that, save for those involved in the provision of emergency services and essential public services, all other government employees should “work from
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HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit and Entrepreneurship Competition (Hong Kong Contest) is open for applications!

A great opportunity to accelerate your business in China through the innovation and venture capital hub – Beijing 2020 HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit and Entrepreneur Competition Join the competition to get a total of RMB 80 million cash prizes and
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Lever VC & Brinc Launch Investment Fund & Accelerator Program for Plant Based Meat Startups in China

Lever VC, a leading global alternative protein venture capital fund whose partners were early investors in Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods, and Brinc, a global venture accelerator firm, announces today the launch of a joint investment fund and accelerator to
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“Techstyle For Social Good” International Online Competition 2020 is now open for applications!

This competition is co-organized by The Mills Fabrica and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, calling out to students innovating for social good globally. CALLING ALL TECHSTYLE INNOVATORS 【APPAREL / TEXTILES】 •New materials & supply chain innovations •Wearables, products merging technology
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Special Call for Trial Projects for the Prevention and Control of the Epidemic (Innovation and Technology Commission)

To tackle the Coronavirus Disease 2019 epidemic, the Innovation and Technology Commission launched a special call for trial projects under the Public Sector Trial Scheme to support product development or application of technologies for the prevention and control of the
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Public Sector Trial Scheme for Technology Companies Conducting Research and Development (R&D) Activities in Hong Kong

The funding scope of the Public Sector Trial Scheme has been extended to cover production of prototypes or samples and/or conducting of trials in the public sector of the R&D outcomes by all technology companies conducting R&D activities in Hong
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“SME ReachOut” – Enhance SME’s Understanding of Government’s Funding Schemes

SME ReachOut A dedicated service team entitled “SME ReachOut” has commenced operation starting 1 January 2020 to support SMEs through face-to-face meetings to help identify funding schemes that suit SMEs, while answering questions relating to applications. The goal is to
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Betatron’s Cohort #6 Is Open for Application – Investing up to US$500,000 in Each Startup!

Betatron – Cohort #6 Applications What You Need to Know The Investment Betatron will be investing up to US$500,000 in each startup. We will invest up to US$250,000 during the program with follow-on funding of US$250,000 available for each startup. The main focus of the program
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Being / Having Been an Entrepreneur? Considering Working Entrepreneurially in the Future? Share your Experiences!

Are you an Entrepreneur? Have you Been an Entrepreneur? Or are you considering Working Entrepreneurially in the Future? Would you like to Share your Experiences of Entrepreneurship? My name is Carolyn Vaughan Brennan and I am a PhD candidate in
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Applications for HKSTP’s Global Acceleration Academy Hotels Accelerator Are Now OPEN!

Global Acceleration Academy (GAA) is an intensive business acceleration programme spearheaded by HKSTP to connect up-and-coming startups with world-class enterprises and help them localise their innovation and achieve success in the Asian market and beyond. In partnership with the Hong
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WorkTech Secures Strategic Investment of USD 25M from Raffles Family Office and Click Ventures

WorkTech Secures Strategic Investment of USD 25M from Raffles Family Office and Click Ventures JV with Mindtell to Expand SEA Market and Establish Cross-Country Soft-Landing Network Hong Kong, 30th January, 2020 – WorkTech, a leading co-working ecosystem operator in Hong
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ALIBABA ENTREPRENEURS FUND / HSBC JUMPSTARTER Global Pitch Competition – The World’s Largest Online Pitch Contest

Though JUMPSTARTER’s offline startup event has been rescheduled, the JUMPSTARTER Global Pitch Competition Grand Finale is going online, via livestreaming, on Feb 11 and 12. The five winning teams will be announced on Feb 12. Forty finalists will participate online,
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