• 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) ==================== Disclaimer ==================== 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

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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/ _________________________________________________________ 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 _________________________________________________________ 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

    ==== Limited - RSVP Your Seats Now http://bit.ly/2W564Jx ==== 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)

    ==== Limited - RSVP Free Ticket Now: https://blockchainconsensus-pretoken2049.eventbrite.hk/ ==== 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. ==================== Disclaimer ==================== 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

  • Startup Impact Summit by Whub (Last day of Startmeup festival)

    Hong Kong Convention And Exhibition Centre

    ======================================= RSVP now at https://whub.io/s/Tpf5WFY for your general attendees pass and use the QR code [IMPACT20] for 20% off discount! ======================================= Dear all, Whub will hold the Startup Impact Summit on 25 January 2019 at HKCEC as the last event of Startmeup.HK Festival 2019. Come and join us to find fresh new inspiration, growth hacks and innovations, it must be a perfect platform to connect with over 2000 world-class entrepreneurs, influencers & stakeholders from all over the world that are impacting our ecosystem! Program including: - Job Fair WHub’s many Job Fairs have matched startups with their dream candidates to unleash their #StartupPassion on the world - Startup Village with Country Pavilions Innovative startups will be flying in from all over the world to showcase their products and services at the Startup Village. - Startup Services Marketplace This marketplace gathers services that will push your startup’s potential from 7 verticals, including Legal, Growth Hacking, Tax and Accounting, Gamification and more. - Main Stage The Main Stage will feature on-going panels and keynotes by the brilliant minds of over 30 world class speakers. - Workshops for Startups Dive deep into practical workshops that will help you get your game plan in place and nail your fundraising pitch. - Open Innovation Challenge Gathering corporates, entrepreneurs and other leaders in the startup ecosystem, the Open Innovation Challenge matches key players in ecosystem to create masterpiece solutions. If you have any questions, please feel free to send an email to us at [masked]. It’s time to see the startup future in Hong Kong, sign up now! ======================================= About Event Organizer: Whub ======================================= WHub is the best way for startups to attract the resources they need such as; talent, investors, and collaboration. WHub spear heads many community programs with university collaboration including Job Fairs, Expert Panels and Startup Events. WHub is the Startup and Talent Platform in Hong Kong. With such a large audience and University connectivity, it goes beyond just a simple Job board or Startup Portfolio. WHub also offers transparent data to all startups concerning increased visibility and viability. ======================================= About Supporting Event Organizer: LimeHK ======================================= LimeHK is Blockchain consultancy specialising in APAC Blockchain project roadshows, public & private round fundraising, tokenization and reverse ICO. LimeHK is also a tailored acceleration program for early to middle stage startups by providing in-depth mentorship, introducing strategic business relationship and essential startup resources. Website: www.limehk.com.hk Facebook: www.facebook.com/theLimeHK Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/limehk/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLimeHK Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thelimehk/

  • Asian Financial Forum- Innoventure Salon - Hosted by HKTDC

    Hong Kong Convention & Exhibiton Centre

    ======================================= RSVP now at http://www.hktdc.com/ncs/aff2019/en/s/NetworkingPass.html for your networking pass or email to [masked] for more information. ======================================= Dear all, Asian Financial Forum(AFF) will hold at 14-15 Jan at HKCEC by HKTDC, come and join us to know more about the future trends of finance, also one of the most significant parts of the forum that is the InnoVenture Salon. It surely a marvelous moment to build your business network by meeting the global investors, VCs and the like-minded entrepreneurs! The InnoVenture Salon is one of the most significant parts of the forum, which is a dedicated one-stop platform for connecting startups and budding entrepreneurs with potential investors and partners, including: - Startup Zone - Demo Hours - Investor Alley - Fireside Chats - Startup Clinic Investor Alley is the platform for 1-to-1 business matching meetings between startups and potential investors. Also, LimeHK is glad to collaborate with AFF as the investor mentor at investor alley and startup clinic speaker. It will be wonderful to meet all the talented entrepreneurs and their startups. Startup Clinic Speakers Include: - Edward Chan, Senior Business Development Manager, Mainland and International, HKSTP - Jaff Lau, Director, Innovative Business & Ecosystem Partnership, Commercial Banking, Hong Kong, HSBC - Ada Lam, Division Head, Innovative Business & Ecosystem Partnership, Commercial Banking, Hong Kong, HSBC - Nick Chan, Council Member, The Law Society of Hong Kong - Ellis Cheung, Executive Director, Molecular Hub - Moses Moyung, Operation Director, Molecular Hub - Samson Tam, Tam, Chairman, HKBAN - Mavis Wu, Chairman Assistant, HKBAN - Qven Wong, Senior Manager - Venture Investment,Hong Kong Cyberport - Irene Wan, Representative, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Johnny Mayo, Asia General Manger, Supperchager - David Williams, Founder and Lead Digital Strategist; Adjunct Professor at the School of Design of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Global Digital Mojo - Jeffrey Au, Chief Strategy Officer, Lncu-Lab - Jack Li, Representative, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Patrick Leung, Director, LimeHK - Michael Yip, Investment Director, LimeHK - David Li, Director, WHub - Elton Huang, China Central Markets Leader and China and Hong Kong Entrepreneurial and Private Business Co-Leader, PWC - Pritish Sanyal, Director, WHub We look forward to having you join us! If you have any problem, please send an email to [masked] for more information! ======================================= About Event Organizer: HKTDC ======================================= The HKTDC's mission is to create opportunities for Hong Kong companies. We focus on delivering value by promoting trade in goods and services, while connecting the world's small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) through Hong Kong's business platform. In striving to be the best trade promotion organisation in the world, the HKTDC is committed to develop and expand new frontier new frontiers by exploring, learning and innovating, build on Hong Kong's economic success through global business, create deliver value to our customers, and maintain trust, respect and openness in all our relationships. ======================================= About Supporting Event Organizer: LimeHK ======================================= LimeHK is Blockchain consultancy specialising in APAC Blockchain project roadshows, public & private round fundraising, tokenization and reverse ICO. LimeHK is also a tailored acceleration program for early to middle stage startups by providing in-depth mentorship, introducing strategic business relationship and essential startup resources. Website: www.limehk.com.hk Facebook: www.facebook.com/theLimeHK Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/limehk/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLimeHK Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thelimehk/

  • Decentralizing the World Tour: Hong Kong - Powered by Blockstack

    HKEX Connect Hall, 香港交易所展覽館

    ======================================== It is a paid event. Please purchase your tickets via this link https://bit.ly/2REwnXS Use this code to enjoy our 50% off for you: LimeHK ======================================== Description: Blockstack is hosting a global "Decentralizing the World" tour with a stop in Hong Kong. The event will feature thought leaders and luminaries discussing and presenting on key topics related to decentralized governance, the new internet, dapps, censorship, token economies, and more. The tour will feature some of the biggest names, projects, and people discussing the most important ideas, problems, and opportunities in our rapidly changing world. Speakers include: * Muneeb Ali, CEO and Co-founder, Blockstack PBC * Katherine Wu, Business Development and Community Management, Messari * George Gilder, Information Theorist, Book: "Life After Google" * Nick Grossman, GM for Special Projects, Union Square Ventures * Daniel Jeffries, Author, Futurist, Thinker - Hackernoon * Jude Nelson, Core Developer, Stacks Blockchain, Blockstack PBC * William Mougayar, Blockchain Theorist, Investor & Author, The Business Blockchain * Larry Salibra, Engineering Partner, Blockstack PBC * Pindar Wong, Chairman, VeriFi (Hong Kong) Limited * Kenneth Ballenegger - General Partner, Oyster Ventures * Dominique Frances - EMCEE, Director, The Bitcoin Association Hong Kong * Carman Chan, Founder and Managing Director, Click Ventures * Edith Yeung, Partner, 500 Startups * Jason Choi, Associate, Spartan Capital * Kelvin Koh, Partner, Spartan Capital * Bonnie Cheung, Venture Partner, 500 Startups And more! We look forward to having you join us! ======================================== About Event Organizer: Blockstack ======================================== Blockstack is a movement to build a new internet - a movement of hackers, designers, and entrepreneurs from around the world deepl committed to the future of the internet as a bastion of innovation, freedom, and economic inclusion. Blockstack pushes the power to the edges with decentralized applications, allowing users to be in control of their data, identities, and software. Please do not register for this event unless you read, understand, and agree to our Code of Conduct. ======================================== About Supporting Event Organizer: LimeHK ======================================== LimeHK is Blockchain consultancy specialising in APAC Blockchain project roadshows, public & private round fundraising, tokenization and reverse ICO. LimeHK is also a tailored acceleration program for early to middle stage startups by providing in-depth mentorship, introducing strategic business relationship and essential startup resources. Website: www.limehk.com.hk Facebook: www.facebook.com/theLimeHK ======================================== Disclaimer ======================================== Please note that none of the above speakers at the event should be viewed as endorsing or offering any investment opportunity sponsored by Blockstack Public Benefit Corp or its affiliates (collectively, "Blockstack"), including without limitation the Blockstack Token, any Simple Agreement for Future Tokens related to the Blockstack Token, or interests in the Blockstack Token Fund. The presentations within the tour should not be viewed as an offering of any such investment opportunity or a recommendation that any person invest in any investment opportunity.