StartmeupHK Festival, Asia’s leading annual startup event, returned in a virtual format on the 24-28 May. Curated by Invest Hong Kong, with 14 events organised by its event partners under the theme of “A Future Unlimited”, the Festival’s schedule was packed with exciting keynotes, panels, matched investor meetings, hackathon, job fair and startup pitches. It also showcased the latest startup and business trends on sustainability, ESG investment, GBA, Non-Fungible tokens (NFTs), blockchain gaming and proptech. If you missed it you can still catch some of the action below.
StartmeupHK Festival 2021 Highlight Video
Quotes by Speakers
Partner, Pegasus Tech Ventures
Pegasus Tech Ventures
Virtual Fintech Fair
Managing Principal and Head of Capital Markets, Gaw Capital
Silicon Valley based Author, Speaker and Entrepreneur
Pegasus Tech Ventures China
Chief Development Strategist and Adjunct Professor, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company Director, MicKinsey Global Institute
Eureka Nova, New World Development Company Limited
The first edition of SHAPERZ is a two-day virtual event bringing the latest technological innovations to SMEs, scale-ups and corporates. No matter which industry or team you are in, we have the digital solutions, connections and skills you will need for transforming your business.
A 1.5 day conference highlights the evolution of real estate and the urban landscape through identifying forward-thinking start-ups and hosting keynotes speeches and panel discussion to address foreseeable real-life challenges and global issues within the Property Technology (PropTech) sector.
A half day event bringing together business leaders, investors and experts to discuss the importance of investing in women to promote gender equality and to lift up female founders through mentoring.
Focusing on the topics of technology, industry, and investment in the Greater Bay Area, the GBA Innovation Summit will focus on how to build a technological innovation ecosystem in the GBA. Starting from Hong Kong, it will explore how to use technological innovation as the driving force to form a strong and resilient Greater Bay Area development path.
The Connected Cities Conference will be showcasing innovations for the next generation of city living. We will be featuring global and regional speakers from academia, business and leading entrepreneurs to showcase examples of a number of smart / connected cities and technologies from around the world including IoT, AI and Data Analytics to enhance a city’s liveability, workability and sustainability.
The Asia Healthcare Innovation Summit will bring together health startups, professionals, and investors to share their knowledge and experience on the latest developments within health technology.
Startup Salad Online Hackathon is a hackathon done with online co-innovate system. By using one week polishing of mentoring, brainstorming, team work , the projects will be facilitated.
The Mills Fabrica will organize a half-day conference with panel discussions about “Strengthening Hong Kong Innovation Ecosystems”. The discussion will focus on promoting Hong Kong as a sustainability hub, facilitating business collaboration particularly within the Greater Bay Area, and fostering Hong Kong talents development
SCMP: Setting the Stage for Hong Kong’s Startups to Thrive
Scaleup Impact Summit by WHub (Soundbite)
Virtual Fintech Forum (Promo Video)
Startup World Cup Asian Regional Finale 2021 by Pegasus Tech Ventures
Connected Cities Conference by KPMG
AI for All & Making Money with AI by IoTIoT.in
STARTMEUPHK FESTIVAL 2020
Take a look back at the StartmeupHK Festival 2020