Silicon Dragon launches contest for founders in NY to pitch 2 leading VCs, June 21. Apply to pitch by June 5. Two finalists go to Beijing for global competition. Champion receives prize money, grants and set-up assistance.
Apply to pitch your startup at Silicon Dragon’s annual NYC event, June 21. Deadline for submissions is June 5, 2017. Two winners go to Beijing and compete globally for prize money, grants and set-up assistance.
China innovations are on display from fashion to livestreaming. Plus, new deal by Tencent and Sequoia China in Powerbank and a new fund from Appworks in Taiwan.
Silicon Dragon News weekly features new funding for bike-sharing app Ofo and the NY IPO of a leading online consumer lending marketplace from Shanghai.
Photo highlights from Silicon Dragon Beijing 2017, April 26.
Takeaways from Silicon Dragon Hong Kong 2017: Watch for conservational commerce to take off. Meitu’s recent listing in Hong Kong could lead more emerging companies to tap the new Shenzhen-Hong Kong investor link.