She Loves Tech 2019 Global Startup Competition is back to Hong Kong this year!
Join the world’s best tech entrepreneurs at the world’s largest startup competition for women and technology!
Over 1000 startups have joined in the past, with winners enjoying increased investor and media attention, as well as access to powerful networks worldwide. This year, the competition will hold over 20 rounds across Bangladesh, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Israel, Latvia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, UAE, USA etc.
Key Dates for She Loves Tech Hong Kong SAR 2019:
15th of April – Startup Registration Begins
20th of July – Hong Kong Registration Deadline
27th of July– Hong Kong Mentorship Session
10th of August – She Loves Tech Hong Kong 2019 Event Date
10th – 14th of September – Boot Camp, Global Finals, and International Conference (Beijing, China)
Who can participate?
We are looking for (a) early-stage tech startups with a viable product past its conceptual stage (MVP), (b) have only raised under 5 million USD, and (c) fulfil one of the following criteria:
• Has a significant proportion of female end-users/consumers
• Has a product specifically designed for women
• Has at least one female entrepreneur in the founding team
What will you get?
CASH PRIZE & STARTUP SERVICES: The global winner will receive an equity-free cash prize of US$15,000. We also have special media and mentorship prizes for the winning (Top 3) startups, and fast-track access to our partner accelerator programs and in-house advisory services including financial and business model advisory.
While, local round winners will receive a trip to the world’s top tech hub, Beijing, China, to participate in a high-level bootcamp, attend the She Loves Tech 2019 International Conference, and pitch their businesses on an international stage, gaining invaluable face time with leading tech ecosystem players.
PRIORITY INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES: Teja Ventures, Asia’s first VC fund focused on investing in the She Economy and She Loves Tech’s official venture partner, and other affiliate funds will be actively looking at the top startups coming out of the global competition.
GLOBAL NETWORK Gain instant access to some of the leading tech startups, mentors and investors across the She Loves Tech ecosystem.
So what are you waiting for? Visit http://www.shelovestech.org/col.jsp?id=182 or www.shelovestech.org to apply for She Loves Tech Hong Kong 2019 now!
Not a startup? Not to worry! The event is free and open to the public. Please stay tuned as we open the event registration.