Inspired by technology’s power and potential, we invite you to join us at TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019, which will take place from November 11 to 12 at Shenzhenwan Chuangye Plaza, Shenzhen with the theme – “Technology, Unbounded.” Through the Main Stage, Side Stages, Startup Alley, VC Meetup, and Hardware Battlefield, TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019 will showcase the power of cutting-edge technology. 

Representatives from multinational corporations such as QQ Music, Airbus, Huawei, and BYD Company, more than 250 top startups, and more than 100 top investment firms will be joining the summit this year.


Main Stage Speakers

Main Stage Agenda

November 11-12, 2019

Shenzhen Software Industrial Base, Shenzhen Bay Venture Plaza ground floor,
(The intersection of Baishi Road and Binhai Avenue, Xuefu Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China)

As a TechNode Squared member, you will be offered a member price of *RMB 299 (standard price at RMB 1299) to attend TechCrunch Shenzhen from Nov 11 -12. All you have to do is join our membership to be qualified for the ticket deal. Stay tuned for more Emerge at TechCrunch update at

*Please note that you need to become a TechNode Squared member first to purchase the TC Shenzhen member pass.

Side Stage Agenda 

To provide attendees with opportunities to dive deeper into a particular topic, we will work with our partners to hold several Side Stages such as “How Do We Make Sports More Fun? Tech!,” “Emerge by TechNode,” “Crossing Borders and Fueling Collaboration,” “New Media Marketing,” and the first Nanshan Intellectual Property Development Forum.

1. Southeast Asia: Crossing Border and Fueling Collaboration

November 11 | 13:30-17:30

November 11 | 13:30-17:30

2. Emerge by TechNode: Cloud Gaming, mass customization China-India opportunities

November 11 | 14:00-17:00

3. Social Media marketing

November 11 | 14:30-17:00

4.The First Nanshan  Intellectual Property Development Forum

November 11 | 14:30-17:00

深圳市软件产业基地 5 栋 B 座五层

深圳湾 ECO 国际会议中心 538 慧岚厅More than 30 industry-leading intellectual property specialists will form three expert committees on intellectual property strategy, rights protection, and operation to create an open, diversified, integrated, symbiotic, collaborative, and mutually beneficial intellectual property operation ecosystem. 

In order to successfully develop Shenzhen into a model city that practices socialism with Chinese characteristics, Nanshan District Intellectual Property Joint Meeting and Nanshan Intellectual Property Alliance will jointly hold the “First Nanshan Intellectual Property Alliance Annual Meeting” at Shenzhen Software Industrial Base, Nanshan District, Shenzhen on November 11-12, and work with TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019 to foster technological innovation and develop fintech intellectual property rights, provide comprehensive intellectual property services for participating startups, influence all links of innovation and creation, and take the lead in the “two-zone driven” strategic demonstration of the Greater Bay Area and socialism with Chinese characteristics.

5. How we make sports more fun? Tech!

6. Emerging Markets: Investment and Opportunities

November 12 13:45-18:00

VC Meetup 

November 11:13:30 – 16:30
November 12:13:30 – 16:30

As an efficient investment platform, VC Meetup selects outstanding startups from China and abroad and gives startups and top VC firms of the same industry a chance to interact. Each entrepreneur will be given 10 minutes to interact with each representative from three different VC firms.

This year, we expect to have almost 100 domestic and international investment firms in attendance, including Shenzhen Capital Group (深圳市创新投资集团有限公司), SAIF Partners (赛富基金), Qiming Venture Partners (启明创投), Zhen Fund 真格基金, Qingsong Fund 青松基金, CCV Capital 创世伙伴资本 and hundreds other more.

Startup Alley 

November 11 – 12

Taking place November 11-12, TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019’s Startup Alley will bring together more than 250 startups specializing in smart hardware, 5G applications, healthcare, incubators, enterprise services, internet+, and intellectual property, from regions as diverse as mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the United States, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, and Israel. Winning startups from the Nanshan “Entrepreneurship Star” Competition sponsored by the Shenzhen Municipal People’s Government will also participate in Startup Alley.

Corporate Exhibitions

A new 360-degree open workshop experience will be set up by HSBC, one of the large enterprise partners at TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019, focusing on the hot topics such as “how to make sense of the RMB exchange rate’s fluctuation” and “cross-border financing and fund management.”

At the workshop, we will discuss HSBC’s leading cross-border financial services, innovative digital financial solutions, strong global business network, and other resources offered to help high-tech enterprises to capitalize on business opportunities and create economic value. All participants who are interested in digital banking solutions and cross-border corporate financing are welcome to participate! 

Center Stage 

Speakers Q&A | Product Launch

November 11 – 12


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TC Hardware Battlefield 

November 11: Battle of Top 10 finalists

November 12: Battle Top 4 finalists

Techcrunch’s iconic “Hardware Battlefield” is back at TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019. With the support from TechCrunch America, Hardware Battlefield will bring together start-ups from around the world that will compete to showcase their innovative products and services to many investors, media outlets (including TechCrunch America), entrepreneurs, and industry experts. 

This year, the Top 10 teams from around the world will compete on Nov 11 at Techcrunch Shenzhen 2019 for the final round the next day. The top 4 finalists will battle it out on Nov 12 to win the ultimate title and the $25,000 cash prize!

After Party

Time: November 11, 9:00 p.m. till late 
Location: Baia Burger Concept, Shekou

Co-organized with La French Tech, we invite all TechCrunch speakers, participants, attendees, exhibitors and entrepreneurs to join us at Baia to enjoy a night of casual and relaxing networking session. Happy hour deal will be available throughout the night with a guest DJ and a rooftop view. 

Note: Admission only for those with TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019 passes.


  • Registration Time:8:00 – 9:30 am
  • There are two registration venues. Each venue consists of four lanes: Three lanes for Standard Pass and one lane for VIP Pass and Media Pass. 
  • Please provide your confirmation QR code/phone number/email address upon registration.