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.
Where does RISE take place?
RISE will take place in Hong Kong on July 11-13, 2017.
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 the premium lounge where complimentary food and drink will be served. A platinum ticket will include all of the above plus access to the premium and speakers lounge. For any ticket enquires email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What does a Women in Tech ticket entitle me to?
A Women in Tech ticket is the equivalent to a standard ticket and entitles you to entry to RISE 2017 on July 11-13 as well as access to RISE satellite events, networking events and parties. This includes the following benefits: Access to all stage talks Access to exhibition floor Access to attendee database during event Ability to contact attendees during event Wristband to Night Summit Email support Phone support
Is there a schedule available?
A detailed schedule will be made available closer to the event. It will be available on our website and in our attendee app.
How do I change the name on my ticket?
You can watch this short video to guide you through the simple process of reassigning your ticket.
Can I transfer my ticket to another person during the conference?
No, each ticket is valid to be used by one person only for the duration of the conference.
How can I get the latest updates about the event?
I’m interested in partnering with RISE, who do I contact?
For partnership queries please contact email@example.com
I’m interested in a media pass for RISE, who do I contact?
I’m interested in investor opportunities at RISE, who do I contact?
For information on investors at RISE please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
I’m interested in working for RISE, who do I contact?
Web Summit is the team behind RISE. Our headquarters are based in Dublin, Ireland. For more information on career opportunities please visit our careers page
Are there any other events coming up?
Do you have an Anti Harassment Policy?
Yes. You can find our Anti Harassment Policy here