The Start-up Express is Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)’s highly curated start-up development programme that targets start-ups with products or services suitable for mass consumer market, as well as with strong desire to enter the international market. Through a series of capability building, mentoring sessions and marketing activities, the programme aims to assist local start-ups in building connection, exploring markets, seeking business and funding partners and enhancing brand awareness.
Who can apply?
• Start-ups with less than 5 years of establishment;
• Start-ups raising less than US$10 million in funding;
• Start-ups with core or substantial operations in Hong Kong;
• Tech start-ups focusing on one of these aspects: FinTech, Green tech, Health tech, PropTech, RetailTech, SmartCity.
Application deadline: 4 May 2022