Startup Exhibition Support Programme 2021

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Supported by InvestHK, the Startup Exhibition Support Programme is coming back this year and we would like to continue to support you. With a quota of 150, the programme allows eligible startups to exhibit, network, and unlock potential business opportunities for free during Hong Kong FinTech Week. Apply now and don't miss out your chance to exhibit and connect with 17,000+ attendees all over the world.

As Hong Kong FinTech Week goes hybrid this year, we offer both virtual and hybrid exhibition opportunities. The hybrid option (both online and at HKCEC) will be offered to 30 eligible startups at an additional cost of USD 500.

Qualified startups will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. Grab this chance and APPLY NOW!
If your company:

● Is officially incorporated (BR or equivalent official document from your registered place is required)
● Has an available website with basic information, e.g. company address, contact details, products and/or services provided in Fintech related segment(s), etc.
● Is established not less than 6 months and no more than five years (company set up in or after August 2016)
● Has fewer than 25 employees
● Has less than USD 2 million annual revenue or investment in any previous years
● Is interested to expand business in Hong Kong (for overseas companies)
● Guarantees to have at least one staff available at the virtual and/or physical booth throughout the event
● Have services provided in Finance/ Technology related segment

Benefits

Virtual Booth

Exhibit virtually at Hong Kong FinTech Week and put your brand in front of 17,000+ global attendees to raise your profile

Product Demonstration

Showcase your products to your target clients, partners and investors

Matchmaking

Using our tag-based AI matchmaking engine to connect with your target clients, partners and investors

Virtual Startup Exhibitor
(originally USD 880)
Hybrid Startup Exhibitor
(orginally USD 2100)
After Sudsidy
FREE
USD 500
(30 seats only)
After Sudsidy
Virtual Booth
Live chat
Schedule 1:1 meeting
Company video loop on the exhibitor page
Downloadable content
Digital Attendee perks
Logo Exposure
Virtual Event Platform
- Virtual Event Platform
- Official Online Marketing Channels Featured As Exhibitor
Promotional video featured at physical conference hall
first come first serve basis
first come first serve basis
Digital Passes
5
5
General Passes
-
5
Physical Booth
-
Startup kiosk at physical main conference
Discount on ticket purchase
-
10% discount on additional ticket purchase
1
Submit your application
2
Approval Process
3
Get approved and onboarding

TIMELINE

12 JUL
Application open
30 SEP
End of application 
oct
Startups onboarding
1-5 NOV
Hong Kong Fintech Week

Frequently Asked Questions

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Is there any participation fee if I only want to get a virtual startup booth?

No. If your company meets all the listed criteria, you will get the virtual startup booth for free. But if you would like to have an extra physical exhibition booth, you might add USD 500 to the package.

When is the application deadline?

Application will close on 30th September 2021.

What if my company does not meet the criteria for the programme?

You can apply as a sponsor or exhibitor here. Our sales team will get in touch with you for other exhibition options.

Are there any eligibility criteria?

Yes. Your company must:

● Be officially incorporated (BR or equivalent official document from your registered place is required)
● Have an available website with basic information, e.g. company address, contact details, products and/or services provided in Fintech related segment(s), etc.
● Be established not less than 6 months and no more than five years (company set up in or after August 2016)
● Have fewer than 25 employees
● Have less than USD 2 million annual revenue or investment in any previous years
● Be interested to expand business in Hong Kong (for overseas companies)
● Guarantee to have at least one staff available at the virtual booth throughout the event
● Have services provided in Finance/ Technology related segment

Do I need to travel to Hong Kong?

Startup Virtual Exhibition is fully accessible online, you can access the virtual platform during the main event. If you wish to have a startup kiosk, you will need to have a representative in Hong Kong and attend the live event.
If you are from overseas and wish to travel to Hong Kong to attend the physical exhibition, please make sure to follow the latest travel and quarantine measures by the Hong Kong SAR Government

Got more questions?

Contact Emma via emma@finnovasia.com

What happened in 2020?

175
eligible startups successfully joined the Startup support programme 2020
30+
Countries
200+
Mainland China FinTech Applications
49%
Hong Kong
51%
Oversea