Welcome to the online Unicorn Battle in Asia – part of the World Largest Startup Pitch Contest where famous international VCs and Business Angels meet extraordinary startups from all over the world! The winner of the Unicorn Battle will be presenting the region at the Unicorn Cup Finals on July 15, 2021. As our statistics show: $296mln was received in funding by our WINNERS. Famous VCs and Angel-Investors will join us to find the best deals for their portfolios, and so can you!
Join HKPTA at the July 8th webinar, co-hosted with PropTech For Good, to discuss the real estate sector's role in achieving #SDGs, the tailwinds and challenges, and how technology innovation may help to drive sustainability strategies. We are honoured and excited to have a panel of seasoned professionals bringing us different perspectives from their experiences.
ESG is here to stay and it is no longer a question as the world moves ahead with plans and policies to achieve a carbon-free future. In this Buyside Power Women fireside chat, we will be in conversation with Dr. Ghadir Cooper, global head of equities of Barings, to discuss the way forward for ESG investing and monitoring. To continue the diversity and inclusion conversation that is core to the Buyside Power Women series, Dr. Cooper will also shed light on her career journey as an investment professional.
To cultivate a healthy and vibrant Hong Kong startups community, we not only need kick-ass founders, we also need investors who get what startups are all about. Home to 96 billionaires, Hong Kong has no shortage of funding. Unfortunately, most of the investors come from traditional industries and often investing in startups the wrong way.
Asia is the Global Hotspot for Fintech innovation and hosts a large number of fintech unicorns that are transforming delivery of financial services. This class is an introduction to series of workshop (Module 1 of 4) and will provide insights on the Fintech Market in Hong Kong SAR, and the largest Fintech Markets in Asia, viz Mainland China and India.
InnovatorsClubAsia® is proud to bring you the following venture capital event which is supported by StartmeupHK. This is a great opportunity for those seeking funding to learn more about venture capitalists and what they look for. We bring you an esteemed panel of these professionals who will answer the questions you need to know for your journey to be a success.
How to pitch for success? Your pitch can either get your business off the ground or plunge your idea into irrelevance. It matters. But how does a solid pitch that will convince investors look like? And how do you create a bulletproof presentation that will get your message across? Join us for WLAB’s webinar on Pitch Perfect by The DO and Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund and master the skills and secret weapons for the irresistible presentation.
Join us on this **intimate virtual fireside chat** with Barney Swan. Where we will discuss ways we can accelerate decarbonization efforts to halt climate change. We will also discuss how society can go above and beyond and make a sustainable, systemic change through the following efforts.
Join this exclusive career mentoring with Dr. Rajeev Chib. In this session, we will discuss the many ways digitization will transform banking in the future, especially in a post-pandemic world. This will be a highly interactive course where Rajeev will lead a discussion on: The Future of Work - What are the skills needed for someone to enter the field? Which areas do we need unlearning, reskilling, and upskilling?
Welcome to Brinc’s Virtual Investor Demo Day. You will watch pitches and meet our latest cohort of startups that have gone through our Greater Bay Area accelerator programs. This Demo Day is the culmination of our 3-month accelerator program, where our portfolio teams will pitch their businesses to a wide array of investors, partners and key stakeholders as well as speak about the growth they have achieved during the course of the program.
This month’s leading topic is Smart Urbanism. It is crucial for us to understand the impact of technology and information on a smarter city and the opportunities it carries with it, in order to co-create a happier and healthier future. The varying definitions of a smart city often led to more questions around what role humans should play.
There’s an overwhelming amount of information available about investing, and so it’s difficult to find the right investment advice (what is the “right” advice after all?). As a result, people shy away from the topic of investing all together, or make ill-advised financial decisions. Investing is vitally important when it comes to reaching one’s goals, as it can accelerate the growth of the hard-earned savings that we discussed in Financial Planning Basics.
We are excited to share the CoCoon Pitch platform with our global network of investors and entrepreneurs. Coming up, join us via teleconference to meet the teams and judges in 5 min presentations and Q&A sessions. Enjoy meeting fellow entrepreneurs and investors from around the world and hear about the newest ideas around fintech, ed tech, atom+bytes, med tech and much more.
Asia is the Global Hotspot for Fintech innovation and hosts a large number of fintech unicorns that are transforming delivery of financial services. This class is **Module 2 of 4** and will provide insights on the Fintech Market in Hong Kong SAR, and the largest Fintech Markets in Asia, Mainland China and India.
With tech transformation rapidly accelerating, HKSTP supports talent’s pivotal role in shaping Hong Kong’s I&T development in the Greater Bay Area and global landscape. Wear your investor’s hat as we, along with innovators, are nurturing today’s talent for returns in the future! Listen to the insights on how these young talents are helping startups and businesses maximise returns, inspire through innovation, and ultimately, thrive on international stage. Join the webinar for actionable insights in attracting talents and take a leap to the future!
Building a mobile app was a challenge especially without any technical knowledge or insight as to how app infrastructure works. It's never easy to find a tech co-founder and you're nowhere close to learning to code and making an app. App development agencies will charge a fortune, and there's no guarantee that the app will be successful. Have you heard of #nocode? Yes, you can now make a mobile app without even writing a line of code.
eCommerce, live-streaming, mobile plus COVID-19 has transformed the way consumers choose to spend their money today. Consumer brands are utilizing technology to transform the brick-and-mortar experience in their stores, bringing the same personalization shopping experience offered from offline to online.
Asia is the Global Hotspot for Fintech innovation and hosts a large number of fintech unicorns that are transforming delivery of financial services. This class is an introduction to series of workshop (Module 3 of 4) and will provide insights on the Fintech Market in Hong Kong SAR, and the largest Fintech Markets in Asia, viz Mainland China and India.
You've definitely heard of the role "Product Manager" before, but if I asked you to describe what one does to me, what would you say? The role of a product manager is a complicated one that changes and shifts, depending on the product, team, organisation, and PM themselves. At all points of the product development life cycle, a myriad of skills seem equally important and urgent. As new product managers enter the role, it is not easy to understand what to focus on first and how to begin the path towards mastering the skills and craft of product management.
Smart City Venture Hours powered by WLAB, is a novel approach initiated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund (AEF) to enable budding entrepreneurs and startups to network and seek expert advice. At our Smart City Venture Hours, you can pitch your ideas and receive feedbacks from the AEF team, investors and business practitioners. It allows you to gain best practice knowledge and professional advice on how to refine your business plan. You can also network with other startups to exchange ideas and seek opportunities for collaboration. We are inviting all startups within the smart city sector to join!
Traditional marketing has evolved with MarTech applications to capture the sentiments and insights from the market to improve businesses or open new markets. In this session of our InnoPreneur Forum series, we are delighted to join hands with the Hong Kong Institute of Marketing (HKIM) to dive deep into this technology, which is essential to every company.
In the 21st Century, Data analytics in Sustainability, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and Green Finance have become the hottest topics in global economic growth. To reduce climate-related risks and supporting the transition to a low carbon and sustainable world are our most significant global challenges. Talents and professionals in these areas are in high demand across the world now. In view of these, this course aims to provide an overview study and career enhancement opportunities for professionals in understanding the data analytics spectrum of Sustainability and Green Finance.