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'Make It In China' Global Startup Contest 2019 - Tel Aviv Launch Event

  • BE ALL Co-working Space Yigal Alon St 94 Floor 3 Tel Aviv, Isreal 37861 Israel (map)

'Make It In China' Global Startup Contest Overview

China is the world’s largest market and manufacturing hub and you need to start thinking about it now!

THero and Brinc are bringing the 'Make It In China' Global Startup Contest to 9 cities across North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions to see if you have what it takes to 'Make It In China'! The contest hopes to introduce international hardware startups to China’s manufacturing ecosystem to establish strong supply chains with local partners so they can scale their product manufacturing successfully.

About This Event

Join us Tuesday, June 25th at the 'Make It In China' Global Startup Contest Launch Event in Tel Aviv.

We are offering startups the chance to win over USD $100,000 worth of prizes including an all-expenses-paid a trip to China to pitch at the Guangzhou International Innovation Festival.

Date And Time

Tue, Jun 25, 2019, 7:00 PM –9:00 PM

Location

BE ALL - Yigal Alon St 94 Floor 3 Tel Aviv, 37861

Launch Event’s Agenda

  • 7:00 pm - Registration

  • 7:30 pm - Opening Remarks

  • 7:40 pm - THero Global Startup Contest Announcement & Information

  • 7:50 pm - Speech & Panel Discussion

  • 8:50 pm – Networking

Guest:

Eugene Fooksman

Founding Engineer at WhatsApp

Eugene grew up in St Petersburg, Russia. He followed his family and moved to the San Francisco Bay Area at the age of 23, after getting his MS in Mathematics from St Petersburg State University.

He spent more than 20 years working as a software engineer. Most recently Eugene has been one of the founding engineers at WhatsApp and worked there for 8 exciting years, eventually advancing to the role of Director of Messaging Infrastructure at WhatsApp after its acquisition by Facebook.

Eugene has left Facebook in 2018 to focus on startups, investments, and philanthropy.

Host:

The People’s Government of Tianhe District, Guangzhou

Guangzhou Municipal Science and Technology Bureau

Guangzhou Municipal Industry and Information Technology Bureau

Organizer:

The Bureau of Science, Technology, Information and Industry of Tianhe District, Guangzhou

The Administration Commission of Tianhe Central Business District, Guangzhou

The Administration Commission of Tianhe Science Park

Guangzhou Science Technology and Financial Service Center

Brinc Global Venture Accelerator

Supporting Partner:

Startup Grind Tel Aviv