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Incubation & Acceleration Programmes

Incubators and accelerators in Hong Kong are tailored to provide you with the ultimate support on your entrepreneurial path to success. You are one step closer to executing your brilliant idea. Take a look and see which one fits you best.

Ablaze

Ablaze is an accelerator program led by Ablaze Idea Lab in partnership with New Media Group (NMG) to sparkle the innovation in media, marketing and consumer segments.
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Betatron

Betatron invests in promising startups, refines their business models and fast-tracks them to grow and scale over an intensive three-month period.
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Brinc

Brinc is a different breed of venture capital and accelerator firm. Core to our business is our belief that some of the world’s biggest challenges can be solved by entrepreneurs, who we like to call GAME CHANGERS.
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Design Incubation Programme (DIP)

As a major incubation programme fully supported and funded by the Hong Kong SAR Government and managed by Hong Kong Design Centre, the Hong Kong Design Incubation Programme (DIP) aims to nurture design start-ups at the early stage of their business development, with hardware and software support.
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Entrepreneur First

Entrepreneur First is the world’s leading talent investor. We invest time and money in the world’s most talented and ambitious individuals, helping them to find a co-founder, develop an idea, and start a company.
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FINTECH SLINGSHOT

FT Slingshot aims to showcase Indian fintech firms’ strengths in B2B financial services and bridge their access to international markets, particularly Greater China and South East Asia.
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Global Acceleration Academy (GAA)

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.
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Greater Bay X

We are a group of investors, entrepreneurs and innovators that have joined forces to help startups with exceptional potential do business across borders.
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HKAI LAB

HKAI LAB is a platform for bringing together academics, scientists, and entrepreneurs in AI who are passionate about innovation and creating a better future.
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Kaleidoscope Lab

Kaleidoscope Lab, a mentorship-driven startup initiative powered by ­HSH, offering a unique 12-week programme of coaching, mentorship and commercial assistance to fast-growing technology-based companies to define what’s next in tech for luxury hotels.
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LimeHK

LimeHK is a tailored acceleration program for early to middle stage startups focusing on region HK, Greater Bay Area and Japan by providing in-depth mentorship, introducing strategic business relations and essential startup resources.
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SOW Asia

SOW Asia’s i2i (“Incubation to Investment”) Accelerator Program is Hong Kong’s first accelerator program exclusively built for social enterprises.
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Sprinter

Jointly launched by Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (“HKSTP”), The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (“HSBC”) and Hong Kong Business Angel Network (“HKBAN”), SPRINTER is a two-year program aiming to energize our innovation and technology ecosystem and thus build Hong Kong as a technology hub in Asia Pacific.
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STARS Programme

The STARS Programme, organised by Hong Kong Startup Council, provides assistance and support to startups on aspects of mentorship, industrial partnership (prototyping, design & production), go-to-market (marketing, sales, distribution, patent registration and pitching).
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The STILE Initiative

The STILE Initiative is a 4-month residential accelerator program based in Hong Kong to support and invest in founders with creative vision and a mind for industry solutions.​
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Zeroth

Zeroth is Asia’s first accelerator program backing founders working on frontier technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and robotics.
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