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MAKE IT IN CHINA THero Global Startup Contest 2019 - BAY AREA - SEMI-FINALS

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Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Pacific Renaissance Plaza

388 Ninth Street, Suite 290 Room 4/5 Oakland, California

Oakland, 94607

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WHY A CONTEST FOR STARTUPS TO ENTER CHINA?

China is the world’s largest market and you need to start thinking about it now! THero and Brinc are bringing the ‘Make It In China’ Startup Contest to 9 cities across North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions to see if you have what it takes to ‘Make It In China’! The contest hopes to introduce international hardware startups to China’s manufacturing ecosystem to establish strong supply chains with local partners so they can scale their product manufacturing successfully.

We are offering startups the chance to win over USD $100,000 worth of prizes including an all-expenses-paid a trip to China to pitch at the Guangzhou International Innovation Festival.

The THero Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition is hosted by the People’s Government of Tianhe District, Guangzhou Science Technology and Innovation Commission, Guangzhou Industry and Information Technology Commission, and organized by the Bureau of Science, Technology, Information and Industry of Tianhe District, the Administration Commission of Tianhe Science Park, Guangzhou Science Technology and Finance Service Center, and of course… Brinc!

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Join us Monday, September 30th at the THero 2019 “MAKE IT IN CHINA” Semi-Finals in San Francisco, United States.

The Bay Areas's top 10 startups will be pitching their businesses for a chance to win an all-inclusive FREE trip to China!

The top 3 Bay Area startups will win the prize and continue on their journey to China to win the GRAND PRIZE of $100,000USD!

Find out which startups have what it takes to bring their business to China.


Agenda:

  • 6:00 pm Registration opens, Networking, Food & Drinks
  • 6:30 pm Opening Remarks
  • 6:45 pm Top 10 Startup Pitches "MAKE IT IN CHINA" Contest
  • 8:00 pm Break - Networking, Food & Drinks
  • 8:15 pm Fireside Chat
  • 9:15 pm Announcement of the 3 Startup Pitches winners
  • 9:30 pm Networking, Food & Drinks


Host:

The People’s Government of Tianhe District, Guangzhou

Guangzhou Science Technology and Innovation Commission

Guangzhou Industry and Information Technology Commission

Organizer:

The Bureau of Science, Technology, Information and Industry of Tianhe District, Guangzhou

The Administration Commission of Tianhe Central Business District, Guangzhou

The Administration Commission of Tianhe Science Park Guangzhou Science Technology and Financial Service Center

Brinc Global Venture Accelerator

Supporting Partner:

Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce

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388 Ninth Street, Suite 290 Room 4/5 Oakland, California

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