Selected startups will be invited to join the comprehensive 5-10 day programme hosted in collaboration with an extensive ecosystem of local partners to educate participants on; visas and immigration, taxation, government grants and support, fundraising, talent recruitment, go-to-market strategies, policies and regulations, and supply chains for selected industries.
Upon completion of the 5-10 day Fast Track programme, participants are expected to be equipped with all the necessary knowledge and introductions to all potential stakeholders that can help setup and scale their business in the GBA and translate their R&D into commercialised products. Potential outcomes include but are not limited to; joint R&D projects with local universities, access to government grants, acceptance into HKSTP Programmes, Accelerator opportunities and connections to local investors or corporate partners.
HKSTP Fast Track is also proud to be part of the Global Fast Track 2021 (GFT21) during this year’s Hong Kong FinTech Week on 1-5 November. All applicants to HKSTP Fast Track are encouraged to participate in GFT21 for an extra opportunity to meet with and pitch to senior executives from Corporate and Investor Champions in Hong Kong. The benefits will include:
FinTech is a flourishing industry, improving and automating the use and delivery of the financial services sector. It has shifted towards consumer-oriented services and now includes different sectors. We are looking for talented entrepreneurs with cutting-edge B2B or B2C FinTech solutions.
We encourage accepted participants to join on-site for the 5-10 day programme but if travel restrictions apply all sessions will be held virtually and recorded. Participants should expect on average 4 hours of sessions daily during week 1 and a flexible schedule in week 2 for investors, corporates and 1on1 meetings with InvestHK and HKSTP.
Applications are now open!
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