Celebrate The BEST of Tech Innovation at StartMeUp Festival 2019 – Tech Morning, Asia!
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StartMeUp Festival 2019 – Celebrate the best of tech innovation in the world’s most exciting city
StartMeUp Festival is an initiative helping founders scale with the goal to promote Hong Kong as a distinct startup destination and to create a vibrant ecosystem that attracts innovative and highly impactful ventures from all around the world.
More than 17,000 delegates and over 300 speakers including Stephen Phillips, Director-General of Investment Promotion and the Executive Vice Chairman of Alibaba Group Mr Joe Tsai, presenters and panelists, the StartMeUp Festival events brought an electrifying combination of content and renowned speakers. These events consisted of Healthtech 020 Summit, TechLifestyle Conference, Retail’s Cutting Edge, Jumpstarter, The Connected Cities Conference, AI & Education Conference, Startup Impact Summit and many community events ranging from job fairs, services marketplaces and workshops to networking functions, informal quizzes and meetups.
We had the chance to meet with the Director-General of Investment Promotion at InvestHK, Mr. Stephen Phillips, and the Head of StartmeupHK, Ms Jayne Chan for an exclusive interview about Hong Kong’s plan to create an international innovation hub and attract strong talent at its doors. Check out the full interview and let us know what you think in the comments.
Top Hot Picks from StartMeUpHK
For all of you who didn’t get the opportunity to be part of StartMeUp Festival and missed out on all the fun.. don’t be in despair! We got you covered with all the best moments featured at the conference.
- The Connected Cities Conference – Driving HK’s transition to build a smarter and greener city. Hosted by KPMG, the conference fostered the development of smart cities in the Greater China region showcasing innovations for the next generation of city living to enhance liveability, workability and sustainability.
- Uniting The Brightest Minds in Healthcare at the HealthTech O2O Summit
- Meet The strongest fashion-tech visionaries at TECHLIFESTYLE Conference hosted by Startup Launchpad and The Mills Fabrica. Fashion for Good was the most exciting participant at the conference and is the world’s first fashion museum dedicated to sustainable fashion innovation.
So, what are your thoughts on these highlights and which one was your favorite? Let us know in the comments below.
Airluna – the lamp that breathes, killed it at JUMPSTARTER and Kaleidescope LAb competition during StartMeUp Festival
All eyes were on AirLuna that SMASHED its competitors and won BOTH JUMPSTARTER and Kaleidoscope pitch competitions! Described as a “lamp that breathes”, Airluna uses nanotechnology to eliminate pollutants at a microscopic scale.
BeFast.TV invited the CEO of ASA Innovation Technology Ltd, Mui Kinoshita to our studios for a behind-the-doors chat and found out more about their ‘one of a kind’ lamp that disrupts the hospitality industry.
Until Next Time! Tune In for the Next Episode.
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