The "Swiss National Startup Team 2019" comprises of startups from the fields of medtech, drones, business and consumer software, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, IoT and nanotechnology. The team kicks off its 10-days China bootcamp for business and investor meetings in Hong Kong. At the "Swiss Innovation Night" you will listen to the company pitches, get acquainted with the Venture Leaders program and get the opportunity to network while enjoying some Swiss delights. We are inviting investors, potential business development and joint-venture partners as well as members of the business community in general.
About the Swiss Venture Leaders Program
Each year, venturelab selects 10 of the most promising Swiss-based startups, for an international business development program in China. The ten winners, the "Swiss National Startup Team" travel to Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Dalian and Beijing, where they get acquainted with the Chinese market and get introduced to investors and potential business partners. Organized in partnership with swissnex China and the Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong, the program consists of numerous opportunities for face-to-face discussions with leaders of the high-tech community. It offers a focused and intense program designed to providing participants with a maximum impact on their personal, business and network development. Alumni comprise high-flying startups such as Ava (recent office launch in Hong Kong), Dacuda (acquired by Magic Leap), green TEG (acquired a distributor ((tecfront)) in China), Lemoptix (acquired by Intel), Faceshift (acquired by Apple), and many more.
Get familiar with the Swiss National Startup Team China 2019
7.30 - 7.45 pm: Arrival and Registration
7.45 - 8.00 pm: Welcome and Introduction to the Venture Leaders Program
8.00 - 8.45 pm: Start-up Pitches with Q & A
8.45 - 9.30 pm: Networking Reception with Swiss delights
This event is presented by the Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong and swissnex China. HKTDC has kindly offered to be the venue sponsor.