Start Alliance: China 2018
Explore China and the startup ecosystems of its biggest hubs.
Apr 15-22 '18 (7 days)
About Start Alliance: China 2018
Start Alliance and IHK Berlin: Shanghai delegation 2018
Once again Start Alliance goes on a delegation trip with Berlin startups to China. This time the program is co-organized with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Berlin (IHK Berlin).
What: Startup delegation trip
Where: Shanghai & Peking
When: April 15th - 21st 2017
For Whom: Startups from Berlin (energy, environmental, e-mobility solutions)
NOTE: The program will start in Peking on Monday morning, April 16th and end in Shanghai on Friday evening, April 20th. We will transfer from Peking to Shanghai on Wednesday afternoon.
Why you should apply?
During this delegation trip the startups will have the opportunity to explore the possibility of expanding into the Chinese market while engaging with the local startup ecosystem and making connections with accelerators, VCs, startup CEOs and other high-ranking industry experts.
You will learn refreshing insights during panel discussions on how to start in China, you will watch awesome startup demos and get cool pitch opportunities. Also, the program includes networking events, lunch & dinner keynotes and site visits at interesting startups. That way, startups can test the markets of Shanghai and China and connect with the Berlin startup scene and its main actors without any commitment.
Conditions of participation
This event is designed for startups from Berlin that are beyond the idea/prototype stage and have already successfully launched in their domestic market. It could be right for you, if your startup is interested in:
- Expanding into the Chinese market or
- Looking for international partners
Also, applying startups should be active in one of the following markets: energy, environmental or e-mobility solutions.
Accepted startups will receive for free:
- main program participation
- preparation meeting in Berlin
- transfer between all items on the program
- welcome events in Peking (briefing, dinner)
- economic forums
- multiple pitch possibilities
- business development coaching
- site visits at local startup, companies and companies
- talks and panel discussions from industry and specialists
- several group activities and cultural program
Please note that travel expenses (flights & hotel) are not covered. We will suggest cheap flights.
Has this raised your interest? Then don't wait to apply!
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