The first Elevator World Tour event in Asia, was held at Hong Kong’s tallest building; the International Commerce Centre (ICC). The Elevator World Tour Hong Kong, an APAC Innovation Summit 2016 Series event, was presented by HKSTP and Startupfest.
Hong Kong’s best startups delivered their elevator pitches—in an actual elevator— for a chance to win a $120,000 USD investment.
Philippe Telio Founder Startupfest
Jamie O'Hara Managing Partner at Grise Global Groupe
Carman ChanClick Ventures
Patrick AlbertGNAC Sarl
Samson TamHong Kong Business Angel Network
Thomas CheungInnoaccelerator Limited
Rosana WongOphylla Venture Holdings Limited
Drew DorweilerIJW Dorweiler Ltd.
Gordon YenRadiant Venute Capital Limited
Alfred LinSpeedPixel Technology Limited
Edward LiuWI Harper Group
Alan ChowFocus Capital Group Limited
Canada’s leading Startup event, in partnership with Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP), will host one hundred of Hong Kong’s most promising startups as they pitch a panel of investors and experts, hoping to secure fame and funding.
Each entrepreneur has only the time it takes to ride the elevator to the top of the International Commerce Centre (ICC), Hong Kong’s tallest building, to convince judges they’re the best. 10 Startups will be shortlisted for the prize. Amongst the 10, 3 finalists will be selected and brought back for further questioning. There will be one winner of the investment prize!