Invitation – 2018 Global Startup Talents @ Taipei (Dealine: April 30th, 2018)

Taiwan – Your Gateway to Asia Market
Invitation to Apply to 2018 Global Startup Talents @ Taipei program

Taiwan – Your Gateway to Asia Market
Invitation to Apply to 2018 Global Startup Talents @ Taipei program

See below the website link to our program application and more information. https://goo.gl/CrA7MV

 Invitation – 2018 Global Startup Talents @ Taipei (Dealine: April 30th, 2018)

 

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Event date: June 4th – 18th, 2018

Deadline for application: April 30th, 2018

Program highlights

★ Launch your Asia strategy now

★ Start tailoring your solution to the Chinese market

★ 15-day program duration in Taiwan between June 4th – 18th, 2018

★ Sector Focus: ICT, IoT, Biotechology, AI, AR/VR and deep technology

★ Targeting innovative startup talents who intend to internationalize to Taiwan & China

★ 20 selected startups are invited to participate in the program

★ Travel and accommodation expenses are covered

★ Exposure to local industry partners and investors

★ Connect with Asian mentors for validation of business model

★ Understand Asia market needs and concepts

★ Build your network with Asia’s industries, investors and mentors

The selected startups will be entitled for

★ Flight ticket and accommodation for the startup representative

★ Top-notch co-working space during the stay

★ Introduction to Taiwan’s leading enterprises

★ Fundraising pitch opportunity

★ One-on-one business matching event

★ Demo booth at “Innovex (Computex)”

★ Entrepreneur visa application

Who can apply?

★ Any technological startup in the ICT, IoT, Biotechology, AI, AR/VR and deep technology industries

★ Startups that have International focus and strategy towards Taiwan and Asia

★ Startup representatives who are ready and available to travel to Taiwan for 15 days between June 4th – 18th, 2018

What’s next

★ Apply online with this https://goo.gl/CrA7MV

★ Applications accepted till April 30th, 2018

★ Selection process by the jury of international VCs

★ Receive invitation to participate in the program in Taipei

Program process

★ Document review: May 1st – 2nd, 2018

★ Presentation review period: Online Pitch interview between May 3rd – 4th, 2018

★ Result will be announced on May 7th. Startups that pass the selection will be informed

★ Trip to Taiwan: June 4th – 18th, 2018

Why Taiwan?

★ Known as “Asia Silicon Valley”

★ Geographical proximity to major Asian markets, with approximately 3- hour flights to major cities including Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore

★ Taiwan is one of the biggest manufacturers of PC, LCD, semiconductors, and mobile phones in the world:

o 3/4 production of PCs worldwide

o 1/2 production of LCDs worldwide

o 1/4 production of semiconductors worldwide

o 1/5 production of mobile phones worldwide

★ Rank #3 in Industrial Clusters Development worldwide

★ Homeland to international industry major players: TSMC, Foxconn, Mediatek, AUO, Acer, Asus, HTC, Adavtech, Giant and more

★ Ranked #1 country in Asia in the “2016 Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index”

Are you up for the challenge?

Apply now with this https://goo.gl/CrA7MV. What do you got to lose?!

For more information please contact Robert Lo (email: yclo@itri.org.tw ).

Or, please feel free to contact Valerie Hsu of TGN (email: TGN@taiwanglobalization.net) for more information or about doing business with/in Taiwan.

4 - 18 juni 2018