CUHK-SCMP Innovation and Entrepreneurship Challenge 2019

Sat, 2019/02/23 - 14:00 to 18:00
Sat, 2019/03/02 - 14:00 to 18:00
Mr. Joseph Jeong, Co-founder of EXLhub & MIT Entrepreneurshuip Instructor
Mr. Alvin Lam, Managing Partner of T12M Ventures Ltd, Founder of & Founder of The PacificLink Group
Ms. Vince Chan, Co-Founder and General Partner of Creta Ventures & Former Head of Asia Pacific, TCW Asset Management
Main Campus, The University of Hong Kong (HKU)

Language: English & Cantonese 

Application Fee: HK$360 [Free bonus gift: SCMP 1-year weekend subscription (Value: HK$1,050), Ticket of Laser Mads Games (Value: HK$118)] 

Payment Method: By Bank Transfer (Payent details will be sent once your registration via the below link is confirmed)

*Full reimbursement of application fee for Pi Startup Team Spring Application Final Interviewee

(More details of Pi Startup Team Application:


CUHK-SCMP Innovation and Entrepreneurship Challenge 2019 is an entrepreneurial initiative which aims to encourage CUHK students to
transform their innovative ideas into impactful startups.

Phase 1

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate Workshop (2 half days)

Date & Time:

23 February 2019 (Sat) 2pm-6pm

2 March 2019 (Sat) 2pm-6pm

Venue: Main Campus, The University of Hong Kong (HKU)

Workshop Content: 

- What is entrepreneurship?

- Digital marketing strategy & tools

- Go-to-market research tips

- Design thinking method

- How to do a pitch deck?

*Students who have successfully completed the workshop will be awarded a certificate issued by SCMP and CUHK Pi Centre

Phase 2

Start-up Competition

Students will form teams and submit their business ideas

Date: 21 March 2019

Venue: CUHK Campus 


- 1 year Co-working Space membership at Pi Centre and Tecent Westart

- Green Channel to CUHK Pi Centre Final Interview. Becoming Pi Centre Startup Team will be eligible to apply for startup funding award up to $30,000

- 1 on 1 coaching from well-known mentors


Ms. Wing Li 


T: 39439568



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