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THero 2018 Kick Off, Toronto

  • Workhaus - Commerce Court 30 Wellington Street West, 5th Floor Toronto, M5L 1B1 Canada (map)

'ARE YOU CHINA READY?' STARTUP CONTEST 2018

brought to you by THero & Brinc'

Toronto Launch Event

Thursday, August 30, 2018

6:30 PM  9:30 PM

Workhaus - Commerce Court

WHY A CONTEST FOR STARTUPS TO ENTER CHINA?

China is the world’s largest market and you need to start thinking about it now! THero and Brinc are bringing this global contest to 9 cities across the USA, Europe, and Asia Pacific regions in 2018 to see if you have what it takes to make it in China! The competition hopes to encourage entrepreneurship and innovation and help to bridge local startups from around the world to China.

The THero Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition is hosted by the People’s Government of Tianhe District, Guangzhou Science Technology and Innovation Commission, Guangzhou Industry and Information Technology Commission, and organized by the Bureau of Science, Technology, Information and Industry of Tianhe District, the Administration Commission of Tianhe Science Park, Guangzhou Science Technology and Finance Service Center,and of course… Brinc!

About This Event

Allen Lau is the CEO and Co-Founder of Wattpad, the global multiplatform entertainment company, where he leads the company’s vision to entertain and connect the world through stories.

A leader in Canada’s technology sector and startup ecosystem, Allen is a member of the Canadian Council of Innovators, a lobby group that advances the interests of Canadian technology companies at all levels of government. He is also the co-founder of Two Small Fish Ventures, a fund that invests in Toronto and Waterloo-based early stage internet companies with strong network effects.

GREAT PEOPLE! OPEN BAR! SNACKS! BRING YOUR QUESTIONS!

Agenda

  • 6:30 pm - Check In
  • 7:00 pm - Opening Remarks

  • 7:10 pm - THero Global Startup Contest Announcement & Information

  • 7:30 pm - Fireside Chat with Allen Lau, CEO and Co-Founder of Wattpad 

  • 8:30 pm - Networking

APPLICATION DEADLINE - September 15th, 2018

Show us that you’ve got what it takes to make it in China!


If you're interested in attending the party, message us below and we'll make sure to add you to the guest list! Just click below:

 

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Earlier Event: August 27
HK Tech Meetup
Later Event: September 6
THero 2018 Kick Off, Singapore