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Hong Kong Science Park Career Expo 2020

Global I&T Talent Quest With 13,000+ talents, of which 8,000 are R&D practitioners, and home to 800 companies coming from 23 economies across Asia, America and Europe, Science Park is certainly the most exciting community in the city to nurture talents who have the heart and passion in joining the I&T force. With the theme “Global Innovation and Technology Talent Quest”, the Expo will feature 170 park companies, as well as side activities to enhance job seekers’ competencies and capabilities. Stay tuned for more information! Why YOU should join: *Be a part of the LARGEST I&T Ecosystem*Your golden opportunity to grow your network and build relationships with companies in a relaxed setting*The largest Innovation & Technology (I&T) recruitment platform offering 1,600+ job opportunities from 160+ companies*Face-to-face career consultation with enthusiastic I&T recruiters*Opportunities to find jobs that match your skills*Free career consultation on writing a CV, salary trends, building a career path, interview tips and how to look smart*Free shuttle bus, entertainment, free-flow of drinks and snacks all day

The 6th Hong Kong University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition

Since 2015, the Hong Kong New Generation Cultural Association have become the sole organizer of the regional competitions of two most prominent and widely recognized national innovation and entrepreneurship competitions for tertiary students, including, (1) the China College Students’ “Internet Plus” Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition organized by the Ministry of Education; and (2) the “Challenge Cup” National College Students’ Extracurricular Academic Science and Technology Contest organized by the Committee of the Communist Youth League of China.Every year, our Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre are responsible for selecting the most outstanding projects to represent Hong Kong in the aforementioned national stages, exposing talented Hong Kong students to cutting-edge innovative and entrepreneurship ideas and inspiring them with academic exchange among the brightest students nationwide. Through this eye-opening, first-hand experience, it is hoped that students could further develop their potential, sharpen their presentation and interpersonal skills and become future innovation and entrepreneurship leaders.Application Deadline: 31 March, 2020Submission Deadline: 15 April, 2020Initial Judging: 9 May, 2020Final Judging & Public Exhibition:29 May, 2020Award Ceremony: 30 May, 2020Top winner will have the chances to represent HKSAR in national competitions, including "Challenge Cup / Chuang Qing Chun", "China Internet+", "BJ-HK Cup" etc.

[InfoTalk@TecONE] Testing and Certification of IoT Products: From R&D Perspective

A series of EMC (electromagnetic compatibility) tests must be conducted for IoT devices before export to overseas markets. What the emissions and immunity tests are required to comply with relevant standards? Do you know what types of documents should be prepared for the tests? What are the EMC requirements in Europe, US and Asia markets? Programme: On 18 February, guest experts are invited to share with you the requirements of EMC testing in overseas markets and preparation works for EMC testing and certification of IoT products. The sharing covers: *Introduction of EM radiation in the world of IoT: Safety, Health & Product requirements*Europe and US EMC Testing & Certification requirements*Asia and Russia EMC Testing & Certification requirements*EMC Testing Services in Hong Kong Language:Cantonese (with English presentation materials)

Startmeuphk Festival 2020: Jumpstarter

JUMPSTARTER is a not-for-profit initiative curated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund that provides a platform for all entrepreneurs and young people to jump start their dreams in Hong Kong. It is also a first-of-its-kind startup event focused exclusively on showcasing quality startups and providing high-impact networking opportunities. Our goal is to build, empower and boost Hong Kong’s startup ecosystem and entrepreneurship by bringing entrepreneurs, corporates, investors and the public together, helping to transform Hong Kong into a leading hub for global innovation and technology.

Startmeuphk 2020: Ecosystem Summit

The ecosystem summit event will kick off with a keynote about building HK’s innovation ecosystem, followed by 3 panels exploring different topics (outlined below). After each panel, the audience will break off into small groups for roundtable discussions on the corresponding topic. Discussions will be conducted in groups of approx.10-15 and led by a facilitator/moderator per group. 1 Developing entrepreneurship talent through education and incubation. Entrepreneurial talent is a key gap in HK; how can ecosystem builders help nurture more talent and support entrepreneurship education? 2 Growing corporate innovation: corporates are essential to any startup ecosystem; how can corporates best innovate and transform their businesses? 3 Taking HK startups global and promoting HK as a global innovation hub: how can we help HK startups scale globally and also promote HK’s status as a hub? How can we attract the best globally to Hong Kong?  

Startmeuphk Festival 2020: Startup Impact Summit

Not your typical Startup Conference! Bringing together the local and the international tech community to showcase and create impact. 365 days of Startup Life condensed into one day, with multiple tracks, stages, workshops and resources to scale your business to the next level. If you think SIS is just another Tech Conference, think again!

Startmeuphk Festival 2020: Lifestyle Tech Conference

Hosted by Jumpstart Media, the Lifestyle Tech Conference will bring new meaning to everyday life, providing key insights into the way we live. Our conference will bring you insights, trends, and experiences from the most promising startups, investors, corporates and change-makers disrupting our bodies, our purchases, our downtime, our technologies & aspirations, and our necessities. Check out the latest and greatest startups in our startup zone, test your gaming skills in our e-sports corner, and learn from the organizations and visionaries forging new paths in struggling sectors.

Startmeuphk Festival 2020: Connected Retail Experiences

Connected Retail Experiences is a new conference led event which encompasses the technology and innovation that goes into creating seamless branded retail experiences across all channels. The event will focus on the future of retailing and how retailers are able to harness the power of data lakes of information that they hold about their customers’ purchasing habits. Understanding the potential of artificial intelligence, Connected Retail Experiences will address how consumers are able to find the products they need, without losing the pleasure which comes from the act of browsing, comparing and purchasing.

Startmeuphk Festival 2020: The Connected Cities Conference

The Connected Cities Conference will be showcasing innovations for the next generation of city living. We will be featuring global and regional speakers from academia, business and leading entrepreneurs to showcase examples of a number of smart / connected cities and technologies from around the world including IoT, AI and Data Analytics to enhance a city’s liveability, workability and sustainability.

Leverage Government Funding Schemes to Grow Your Business

Do you know that there are 40+ funding schemes available for local SMEs and startups? Have you heard of complaints that the funds are difficult to apply or the procedures are cumbersome? Tencent WeStart (HK) wants to break the myths and invites the Hong Kong Productivity Council to share with you the funding criteria, scope, and know-hows in the application. We will have an overview of the funding schemes available, and go deeper with 2 selected funds: Dedicated Fund on Branding, Upgrading and Domestic Sales (BUD Fund)Retail Technology Adoption Assistance Scheme (ReTAAS)Both funds will also have an info counter on-site, so you can ask about specific cases! Speakers : 1. Ms. Maggie LAM, Lead Manager, Industry and Startup Relations, Business Development Unit, Hong Kong Productivity Council2. Mr. Nelson MAK, Manager, Hong Kong Productivity Council

SmartBiz Tech Day

SMARTBiz Tech Day  is a half day event being hosted by Hong Kong Productivity Council. It aims to enhance the competitiveness of SMEs and enterprises by giving them inspiration about how technology and new business model can transform their businesses. Join us on  Feb 26, 2020  to discover the latest solutions, creative ideas, and cutting edge technologies.

FREE Entry to Happy Saturday at SES 2019

“Designing for Happiness” is the theme of the 12th Social Enterprise Summit. More than 60 business leaders, social entrepreneurs, social innovators, scholars and special guests from the USA, Canada, UK, Switzerland, India, Bangladesh, Singapore, Thailand, Japan, Taiwan, the Mainland, and Hong Kong will share with us the latest trend and development in social enterprises and social innovation.   This year, the “Happy Saturday” at the Summit (23 November) opens the door for exchange with young entrepreneurs and social innovation leaders. New and inspirational roundtable and interactive concluding sessions welcome participants from different sectors. Please refer to rundown of the day for details.   You can now redeem a FREE pass to "Happy Saturday" by inputting the code " FREE#001 "   Seats are offered on a first-come-first-served basis, Register NOW!

HKTDC International ICT Expo 2020

Hong Kong International ICT Expo provides an ideal platform for ICT solution providers to meet with over 34,000 visitors from 137 countries and regions looking for the latest solutions to help their business grow. A record number of 610 exhibitors from 14 countries and regions were featured at the 2019 event, including group representations from Canada, France, India, Korea and the Mainland China. The Expo will showcase cutting-edge solutions including Smart Mobility, Smart Living, Smart Environment, Smart People, Smart Government and Smart Economy. Providing a great platform for exchanging innovative concepts and current technologies as well as connecting Governments and related organisations with IT companies, Startups, Research Centres and Universities.

Companies Registration Officer

Companies Registration Officer Jeffery: "The procedures of starting a limited company in Hong Kong are very simple.  All you need to do is to apply for registration at the Companies Registry.  After getting the Certificate of Incorporation, you can realise your aspirations of starting your own business." Companies Registration Officer Cindy: "We, the Companies Registration Officer, are contributing to the consolidation of Hong Kong's status as an international financial and commercial centre." Please watch the video of Companies Registration Officer for more information on job duties and missions, etc. Organisation chartOfficial recruitment page