The first of our Summits for Web Summit 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

What is RISE?

RISE brings speakers from the world’s biggest companies together with the world’s most exciting startups in Hong Kong. In 2016, RISE welcomed 8,000+ people from 88 countries, including 400 investors, 500 media, 435 startups and 220 speakers. We heard from Cheetah Mobile CEO Sheng Fu, Grab Co-founder Tan Hooi Ling, Facebook Director of Global Product Partnerships Ime Archibong, GGV Capital Managing Partner Jenny Lee and Razer Founder and Creative Director Min-Liang Tan over the course of an incredible event. In 2017, people from all around the world will come to Hong Kong in July to share their stories and experiences at RISE. RISE is returning to Hong Kong in 2017 from July 11-13.

What does my RISE ticket entitle me to?

A standard RISE ticket grants you entry to RISE 2017 on July 11-13 as well as access to RISE satellite events, networking events and Night Summit parties. A premium ticket includes all of the above and access to a VIP Networking Lounge (Partners lounge). A platinum ticket will include all of the above plus access to the Speakers Lounge. For any ticket enquires email

Is there an agenda available?

A detailed agenda will be made available closer to the event. It will be available on our website and in our attendee app.