• HK Blockchain Week 2020 hosted by NexChange, Cyberport| Limited Free Ticket

    [ ⛓HK Blockchain Week 2020 - Block O2O Global Virtual Summit | Limited Free Ticket 🧰 | Nov 18 ]

    Registration link: https://www.hkblockchainweek.net/

    Hosted by NexChange Group and Cyberport Hong Kong . Supported by LimeHK. Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2020 - Block O2O Global Virtual Summi takes place on 18 Nov. The conference is set to be an ideal platform to look back at what 2020 has brought to industry development, and to carry out prolific discussions about the range of applications blockchain technology can offer across different industries.

    Conference Themes:
    * CBDCs: Use Cases around the World
    * DeFi
    * Asset Tokenization
    * Mining Industry in 2020
    * Digital Economy
    * Regulation in Asia, the US and Europe
    * Solutions for enterprise

    Featured Speakers:
    * Dr. David Chung JP, Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Hong Kong
    * Dan Morehead, CEO & Co-CIO, Pantera Capital
    * Justin Sun, Founder, TRON/CEO, BitTorrent
    * Roger Ver, Founder, Bitcoin.com
    * Richard Gendal Brown, Chief Technology Officer, R3

    #Blockchain #Nexchange #LimeHK #Cyberport #Crypto #DeFi #AssetTokenization #GreaterBayArea #Fintech

  • HK FinTech Week 2020 by InvestHK, supported by HK Entrepreneurs Community

    [ We are glad to support the biggest Fintech summit in Hong Kong, grab the offers exclusively from below information | Hong Kong FinTech Week will be live on 2-6 November 2020 hosted by InvestHK and operated by Finnovasia!]

    Hear from some of the biggest names in finance and technology across three days of main conference packed with 100+ hours of world class content from 350+ speakers joining globally:

    - Ray Dalio, Founder, Co-Chairman & Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates
    - Martin Lau, Executive Director & President, Tencent
    - Neil Shen, Steward of Sequoia Capital; Founding & Managing Partner of Sequoia Capital China
    - Jessica Tan, Group co-CEO, PING AN Group
    - Ray Kurzweil, World Leading Inventor & Futurist
    - Jim Rogers, Investment Expert & Author
    - Charles Li, CEO, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX)
    - Yuri Milner, Founder, DST GLOBAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED
    - Noel Quinn, Group Chief Executive, HSBC
    - Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered Bank
    - Anne Richards, CEO, Fidelity International
    - Adena Friedman, President & CEO, Nasdaq
    - Dr. Kai Fu Lee, Chairman & CEO, Sinovation Ventures (创新工场) Ventures
    - Henry Ma, Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer,
    微众银行WeBank
    - Calvin Choi, Chairman & CEO, AMTD Group
    - Lori Beer, Global CIO, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
    Register now: fintechweek.hk/tickets
    In its fifth edition, Hong Kong FinTech Week will feature multi-track conferences with prominent speakers, the Global Fast Track Programme, networking opportunities and exciting insights into the latest FinTech trends in the industry.

    Get Your Digital Pass here: https://www.fintechweek.hk/tickets

    #HKFTW #InvestHK #FintechHK #Hongkong #startups #LimeHK #fintech #banking #innovation #digital #financialtechnology #hkfintechweek

  • How to Navigate Resources For Startups in HK 2020

    the Hive Sheung Wan

    【It's with huge regret and disappointment to inform you all of the The Hive's new announcement this morning to postpone all large events in all its locations until further notice.

    In light of developments of COVID-19 in Europe and the west, together with Hong Kong's new health guidelines, The Hive is taking extra counter-measures against this risk and operate as safely as possible for its community.The Hive hopes to provide their space to us again indefinitely in April if conditions permit and their policy changes in view of newer developments. 】

    【Co-hosted by Agorize & Fastlane │ How To Navigate Resources for Startups │ LimeHK & WHub & Remo │ TBC 】

    Conversations with Hong Kong's own startup community on thriving in this current era of challenges for entrepreneurs and young businesses.
    What are the impacts of these challenging times on the startup community in Hong Kong? What are our resources and how can we leverage them? How can entrepreneurs survive and thrive in Hong Kong today? Hong Kong. "Asia's World City." Is it still one of Asia's strongest startup ecosystems?

    The past year saw turbulent socio-political events disrupt and rock this beloved city. At the turn of the decade in 2020, a new year has brought unchanging fortunes with a global health pandemic now gripping Hong Kong in further challenges.

    As questions rise over the stability and future of the city, where can entrepreneurs and young businesses turn for information and support to overcome this period of doubt and confusion?

    Come out for an evening co-hosted by Agorize and FastLane to join our handpicked guest speakers, deeply rooted and embedded in the Hong Kong startup community, for conversation over key topics and find expertise for your questions.

    Speakers:

    Josephine Chan, Community Manager - WHub
    Patrick Leung, Co-Founder & Director - LimeHK
    Ho Yin Cheung, Founder & CEO - Remo.co

    Agenda:
    7:00pm - 7:15pm - Registration
    7:15pm - 7:30pm - Opening Keynote
    7:30pm - 8:20pm - Fishbowl Conversations

    There will be audience facilitated conversations so come with a topic you're burning to have talked about!

    8:20pm - 8:45pm - Networking Mixer
    8:45pm - Closing Remarks

    Supporting Partners:

    Startup Grind Hong Kong - Helping millions of entrepreneurs build their businesses, connect with strategic partners, and secure funding, also hosting monthly startup events to teach, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs.

    Toasty - The first real-time audience interaction platform that emphasises on icebreaker activities and in-person human interactions.

    Happyer - Bringing transparency to the job search by capturing the culture, people and offices of companies through video, podcasts, articles, photos and blogs, all shared on the go-to career platform for the modern job seeker.

    Come for the nibbles and networking, stay for the conversation. See you on the evening!

  • Accelerators and Funding Opportunities in 2020

    Garage Wan Chai

    【Accelerators and Funding Opportunities in 2020, Garage Academy │ 21st Jan 2020 │ Free RSVP: https://bit.ly/36TKs89】

    LimeHK is partnering with Garage Academy, for this From an Idea to a Company event introducing the biggest accelerators and funding opportunities in 2020.

    Unpack the investment, mentorship and network opportunities available from some of the top accelerator programmes in Hong Kong at this special Garage Academy event, and get the chance to meet with, and learn from, some of the best ecosystem builders in the business.

    We’ll be hearing from:

    HKSTP: Tech application, deep tech, biomedical tech startups

    Eureka Nova: Disruptive Business, Smart Retail, Fintech & Culture Tech

    Founder Institute: Pre-seed stage startups

    LimeHK: Early to middle stage digital / technology startups

    Brinc: Startups focused on Hardware & IoT, Manufacturing, Food

    Technology, and Clean Energy

    Rundown

    1 - 1:30 pm Registration

    1:30 - 2:30 pm Welcome and Introduction to accelerators

    2:30 - 4 pm Networking and individual Q&A

    See you on 21 Jan at Garage Wan Chai!

    Garage Wan Chai: Garage Academy, 4F, Beverly House,[masked] Lockhart Road, Hong Kong (MTR Wan Chai, Exit A1)

  • Squeezing The Juice: Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurs

    Kr Space Times Square

    LimeHK would like to introduce our new series for supporting entrepreneurs; Squeezing the Juice! For the first event, we'll be featuring everything you need to know about intellectual property. We'll be taking you through 'concept of intellectual property' 101 to real-life applications through discussion panels on case studies, such as Samsung x Supreme.

    We've got keynote speakers and a panel discussion with industry experts and professionals that shouldn't be missed! They are:
    Mr Frank Lee, Co-founder of the International IP Commercialization Council HK (GBA) Chapter;
    Mr Pan Wong, Co-founder of the International IP Commercialization Council HK (GBA) Chapter; and
    Mr Alan Chiu, Managing Partner of Ella Cheong & Alan Chiu, Solicitors and Notaries

    Rundown:
    6:30 - 7:00 Registration
    7:00 - 7:20 Speakers Talk
    7:20 - 8:00 Case Study, Panel Discussion and Q&A
    8:00 - 9:00 Networking Session

    Free RSVP Here: https://bit.ly/2ME1mkF

  • To Beer or Not To Beer: Happy Pitching Hour by Hang Seng Bank X LimeHK x HKSTP

    Hong Kong Science Park Atrium Link

    【To Beer or Not To Beer: Happy Pitching Hour @HKSTP, 7th Aug】│ Free RSVP here: https://bit.ly/2SZ37JC

    Cheers!

    We are excited to invited you to join us for a fun and chill pitching afternoon with Hang Seng Bank, your fellow startup entrepreneurs, investors and other startup community stakeholders in HKSTP. We have invited C.K. Kwong, JP, the Senior Partner of Sit, Fung, Kwong & Shum to share his insights on intellectual property and startups.

    Followed by business pitching from 6 different startups, you can also cheer for the startups to win the beer competition for an opportunity to present the business idea to the guest investors from Plutus. VC, Beyond Ventures and LimeHK Accelerator etc.!

    Craft beer and refreshment will be served, hope to see you all there for an enjoyable night filled with cool vibes!

    #bottomsup #pitching #entrepreneurs #investors #community #workshop
    Rundown

    05:00 - 05:20pm: Reception and Mingling

    05:20 – 05:45pm: Intellectual Property and StartUps (Innovation and Technology) Workshop
    By C.K. Kwong, JP (Senior Partner of Sit, Fung, Kwong & Shum)

    05:45 - 06:15pm: Beer Competition and Business Pitching from 6 different startups
    Participate in the competition to present your business idea to the guest investors, including Plutus. VC, Beyond Ventures, LimeHK etc.!

    06:15 - 06:50pm: Mingling

    07:00pm: Event ends

    Keynote Speaker
    C.K. Kwong, JP (Senior Partner of Sit, Fung, Kwong & Shum)

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  • Odoo Partnership Enablement: Disrupting ERP Market with Open Source Solution

    Calling business service providers, developers and software enthusiasts!

    LimeHK is supporting Odoo for the partnership enablement conference on 26th July. This conference is for companies who are interested in knowing more about the Greater Bay Area and ready to increase their profit and offer the best quality services and the best practice on ERP software to their client.

    Date: 26th July 2019 (Wednesday)
    Time: 7-9pm
    Location: KR Space Times Square
    34/F, Tower 1, Times Square, 1 Matheson St, Causeway Bay

    RSVP:
    https://www.odoo.com/event/odoo-partnership-enablement-hong-kong-2019-06-26-1983/register?utm_source=%5BInvitation%5D+Odoo+Partnership+Enablement+Event+in+Hong+Kong&utm_medium=LimeHK

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  • Waves of Innovation: Trends in Japan & Hong Kong

    Kr Space Times Square

    【 Japan Business & Innovation Event, 24th Jun 】│
    RSVP for Free: https://bit.ly/2KqEJPG

    みなさん、こんにちは.
    Hello every entrepreneurs.

    EVENT DESCRIPTION

    Join us for an engaging night with JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization), an official agency on behalf of Japan Government to promote Trade & Investment. We have invited several speakers to talk about the latest trends and innovation ideas in the japanese ecosystem. In addition, we'll learn about the opportunities at the ILS2019 (Innovation Leaders Summit - one of the world's largest B2B matching event ) that connects various companies through innovation and disruptive ideas.

    AGENDA
    6:45 - 7:00PM: Registration
    7:00 - 7:15PM: Event Start
    7:15 - 7:35PM: Kelly Li - JETRO session
    7:40 - 8:00PM: Takuya Matsutani - ILS Session
    8:05 - 8:25PM: Panel Discussion + Q&A (Moderator: Patrick Leung; Panelists: Takuya Matsutani & Michael Yip)
    8:30 - 9:00PM: Networking Session

    SPEAKERS
    Kelly Li, Supervisor, Business Development Department (Invest Japan Team), JETRO Hong Kong

    Joined JETRO Hong Kong in 2017. Experienced in assisting companies from Hong Kong and Taiwan that wish to set up an office (or expand their existing business) in Japan.

    The Invest Japan Team offers foreign investors with abundant information right through to the launch and expansion of their business, with an attempt to achieve the mission of promoting and retaining foreign direct investment into Japan.

    URL: https://www.jetro.go.jp/hongkong/

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    Takuya Matsutani, Founder Project Nippon and Innovation Leaders Summit (ILS)

    Project Nippon was founded by Takuya Matsutani, who facilitates global innovation by fostering collaboration between major corporations and startups, in 2004 to build a database of over 200,000 entrepreneurial-minded people.

    In 2014, Matsutani launched the Innovation Leaders Summit (ILS), which has grown to become the largest open-innovation event in Asia.

    ILS 2018 welcomed 11,003 participants. The main program of ILS is POWER MATCHING, which is a series of one-on-one innovation meetings between major companies and startups.

    The number of one-on-one meetings between 100+ major corporations and 500+ startups reached 2697. As a result, they created 1026 new alliance deals.

    URL: https://ils.tokyo/index-en.php

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    Michael Yip, Co-founder & Partner LimeHK Acceleration Program

    Michael is the co-founder of LimeHK Accelerator, a HK based accelerator which supports the development and accelerates the growth of early stage startups in HK and APAC. LimeHK supported, incubated and accelerated over 50 local and oversesas startups in the past years. As a serial entrepreneur, technology believer, startup mentor, angel investor, Michael is also an active startup community builder. He is currently acting as mentors and advisors of four startups and frequently invited as judge and speaker for different entrepreneurs and pitching competitions in universities and international conferences.

    URL: https://www.limehk.co/

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  • Introduction to EOSIO - Pioneering the Future of Smart Contracts

    D.WORK Co-Working Space

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    http://bit.ly/2W564Jx
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    If you have not heard, together with digital Meetup group HK Techneeks (https://www.meetup.com/HK-Techneeks/ ), we are supporting an interesting talk on Monday, 20 May, 7PM-9PM on:

    A smart contract can formalize the relationships between people, institutions and the assets owned. Smart contracts are powered by EOSIO development and are capable of tracking performance in real time and can bring cost savings to businesses who utilise them.

    If that sounds applicable to your work and intriguing, then this talk is for you!

    The presenter for the evening is Han Liu, Developer Relations Engineer from block.one, the global leader in high-performance blockchain software.

    He will introduce demonstrate how EOSIO works, the differences in performance as compared to other chains, resources needed to power EOSIO and how to work with the platform.

    This event is free and there will be light refreshments before the session begins.

    Supporting Org: LimeHK
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/theLimeHK

  • Blockchain Consensus Meetup with IBM, Paxful and Decent(Token2049 Side Event)

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    Limited - RSVP Free Ticket Now:
    https://blockchainconsensus-pretoken2049.eventbrite.hk/
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    EVENT DESCRIPTION

    To celebrate the Token2049 week. Join us for an engaging night with IBM, PAXFUL and DECENT giving their persepectives on how blockchain applications are impacting their respective businesses.

    We've invited Miss Angie Krackeler, Global Startup & Developer Engagement, IBM, Dr. Marian Podmajersky, Blockchain Engineer & Advisor, Decent and Ray Youssefs the CEO and Co-founder of Paxful. Joining our fireside chat with their unique perspectives and latest insights on blockchain related issues disrupting the industry.

    Thank you for the huge support from the supporting organisations: CoinOtaku , Hashmark , Tuspark HK, HKSSG, Source Capital , Block Talk , 9up.io , Crypto IB , Hong Kong Fintech Association , Matrix Fintech and TokenNews.

    AGENDA

    Reception 6:45pm - 7:30pm

    Keynotes from IBM, Decent & Paxful 7:35 - 8:05 pm

    Fireside Chat with Speakers 8:10 pm - 8:30pm

    Networking and Closing 8:30 -9pm

    SPEAKERS

    Angie Krackeler

    Multifaceted technology leader leveraging extensive experience with sales, marketing, and business development when establishing technology solutions for multi-national startups. Track record of effectively leading large, global teams of IT professionals located across 15 countries, and managing multi-million-dollar budgets. Proven success showcasing technology offerings for global clients, generating awareness and scope of ways technology can be utilised for business development, and connecting clients with local teams for implementation plans.

    Dr Marian Podmajersky

    During Masters and PhD program, he conducted research of self-tuning solver and new computational methods for model-based dynamic optimisation of real-time processes. During company time, he worked as field engineer and project manager for process control, telemetry, supervisory control and IoT. In parallel, he built mining setups for proof-of-work. Lately, he joined blockchain industry, first, as an advisor, secondly founding research and development hub with focus on ready-to-use lab exercises, templates for use cases, and benchmarks of various deployment setups.

    Ray Youssef

    Ray is the CEO and Co-founder of Paxful, one of the world’s largest peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace. He is an NYC native and has been a serial entrepreneur since 2001. Paxful gives the people a simple, fair, and secure marketplace for trading bitcoins. With over 300 payment methods accepted in the platform, Paxful is one of the most accessible and user-friendly bitcoin marketplaces online. Aside from making cryptocurrencies accessible, Ray also launched the #BuiltwithBitcoin charitable initiative that aims to show the humanitarian capability of bitcoin.

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    Our group does not provide any liability or insurance for the protection of individuals who may participate in any of the events planned by the Organizer or Co & Assistant or Event Organizers. All content shared are views expressed here are subjective, speculative and personal opinion only. All projects may be successful or failure based on various factors. We are not a financial advisor, please do your own due diligence to learn about all the risks and rewards of Crypto Currencies.

    You are aware and agree that these events for educational purposes only and Nothing provided is to be taken as trading advice

    Please understand that you are responsible for your own investment and will hold no one else liable. You agree not to hold the Organizer, Co & Assistant or Event Organizers, or any other members responsible for anything to do with your business decision or investment, or any other situation that may happen. This applies to, and also covers and includes, all unknown, unforeseen, unanticipated and unsuspected loss and liability