BREAKTHROUGH is our startup competition for unfunded Hong Kong startups. The long list of applications was whittled down to 50 startups who’ve made it through to the semi-finals.
Now things are heating up. The semi-finalists battle it out against each other in venues across the island. You could be there, watching the ambitious startups pitch. Links to book your spot in the audience are below.
Venue 1: Cyberport
Inside an office at Cyberport
A creative digital cluster with hundereds of community members, Cyberport is the perfect place to host a pitching competition. They’ll be opening their doors to this mix of startups:Grouptap Limited
Pinot (HK) Media Limited
To support these startups, cheer them on at the semi-final at 2pm on Wednesday, May 25 at Cyberport. Book your place in the audience.
Venue 2: HKSTP
HKSTP believe the future is in our hands. More than 500 tech companies use the space to build businesses in electronics, biotechnology, precision engineering, information technology and green technologies. Meet the startups who are pitching there:Neoma
Pop up finds
Fab Pros App
To support these startups, cheer them on at the semi-final at 2pm on Monday, May 23 at HKSTP. Book your place in the audience.
Venue 3: Blueprint
Blueprint is part co-working space, part accelerator. It’s a place for tech collaborations and networking for everyone from startup newbies to serial entrepreneurs. Check out the startups pitching for their place in the BREAKTHROUGH finals:MoVertical
Acoustics Innovation Ltd
Deal N Ship
To support these startups, cheer them on at the semi-final at 9am on May 24 at Blueprint. There’s no need to RSVP for this event, just come along to Blueprint, 17/F, Cornwall House Taikoo Place, Quarry Bay.
Venue 4: The Hive Studios
The Hive Studio is a place for creatives to meet and collaborate. Not only do they have meeting rooms and desks, they also have a fashion photography studio. They’re welcoming 10 startups into the space for one of the BREAKTHROUGH heats. Meet the startups pitching here:Swapit
By The Way
To support these startups, cheer them on at the semi-final at 7pm on Friday, May 27 at The Hive Studies. Book your place in the audience.
Venue 5: CoCoon
Entrepreneurs, creative talent, successful leaders and investors come together at this coworking space by the Causeway Bay. And now, these BREAKTHROUGH startups will be pitching to try and secure their place in the final:Inclr
To support these startups, cheer them on at the semi-final at 10am on Thursday, May 26 at CoCoon. Book your place in the audience.