startup
Jump-start your business on a prestigious platform where you showcase your business, gain exposure, and access bold networking opportunities and mentorship.
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industry expert
Meet promising startups 1-on-1. Share your expertise with startups through mentorship and select the best startups by becoming a judge.
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investor
Meet promising startups 1-on-1 for investment opportunities. Engage new connections. Share your expertise. Be involved as a judge and a mentor.
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student
Start your entrepreneurial journey with the startup workshop, mentor’s guidance and a taste of pitching in front of A-list industry leaders.
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student volunteer
A great opportunity to gain work experience. Deep dive into Hong Kong’s startup community.
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others
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Mentor
Give professional advice and provide actionable feedback.
Speaker
Share your insights and engage with audience through inspiring topics.
Supporting Partner
Promote JUMPSTARTER through your network.
Sponsor
Support startup community. In return, get exposure, build influence and extend your brand’s presence in front of high-impact audience.
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About
JUMPSTARTER

JUMPSTARTER is a not-for-profit initiative curated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund that provides a startup platform for all entrepreneurs and young people to jump start their dreams in Hong Kong. This unparalleled, two-day event is exclusively focused on showcasing quality startups and providing high-impact networking opportunities.

JUMPSTARTER’s demo format is unique: startups, corporates and investors will come together to build connections, seize business opportunities, and discover cutting-edge technology and disruption.

SHOWCASE

A group of compelling and investable startups, selected through a highly competitive process, will highlight innovative technology and business ideas through onstage demos, booths and one-on-one meetings.

DEMO to
Industry
Startup
Exchange
Startup
Pavilions
CONNECT

More than 4,000 attendees from startups in Hong Kong and around the world, entrepreneurs, corporates, industry leaders, investors, thought leaders and media will attend this two-day event, providing bold opportunities for networking and new partnerships.

1:1
Matchmaking
Mentoring
Round-the-clock
Networking
INSPIRE

Be the first in line to explore groundbreaking business ideas, learn about cutting-edge technology in the rapidly developing startup and tech scene, and gain valuable insights from industry leaders.

Corporate
Innovation
Keynotes &
Talks
Master Classes &
Workshops
We focus on
four industry cohorts
Engage with the industry’s most high-profile audience
SMART
CITY
RETAIL
ADVANCED
TECHNOLOGY
FINANCIAL
SERVICES
ASIA SOCIAL
INNOVATION AWARD
2018-2019
JAN 22-24, 2019
A cross-sector platform for creative problem solvers to drive social transformation through purpose-driven innovations. Hosted by Asia Social Innovation Award (ASIA), the first regional social startup competition inspiring collective action in tackling urban challenges, organized by Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk).
APPLICATION DEADLINE
NOV 30, 2018

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Premier Sponsor

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Sponsors

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Global Partners

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Student Program Partners

Social Venture Partner

Official Carrier

Media Partners

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