SPRINTER | News & Events
30
Nov
30 Nov

Module 4 : Pitch to Win

Simon Zhao, Vice President of Northern Light Venture Capital and John Ho, the managing partner of HBCC gave a full day lecture about “Pitch to Win” on November 30, 2018 at InnoCentre.

14
Nov
14 Nov

Module 3 : Money Matters

Speakers from Dark Horse Investment, HSBC, Deloitte China, gave SPRINTER participants a full-day lecture about “Money Matter” on November 14, 2018 at InnoCentre.
08
Nov
08 Nov

Module 2 : Legal Matters

Jason Kuo, Jeff Lee, Anna Cheng and Jacob Chun from Paul Hastings gave SPRINTER participants a half-day lecture about “Legal Matter” on November 8, 2018 at InnoCentre.

01
Nov
01 Nov

Module 1 : Business Model and Go-to-market Strategy

Pro. BOH Wai Fong from Singapore NTU gave more than 45 participants a full day lecture about “Business Model and Go-to-Market Strategy” on November 1, 2018 at InnoCentre.

28
Sep
28 Sep

Stage 2 - Investment Roadshow in Shenzhen

The entrepreneur track stage 2 companies participated in the roadshow in Shenzhen on September 28, 2018. They conducted on-stage pitching and one-on-one meetings with potential investors.

10
Jul
10 Jul

Stage 2 - Investment Roadshow in Shanghai

The entrepreneur track stage 2 companies participated in the roadshow in Shanghai from July 10, 2018 to July 11, 2018.

05
Jun
05 Jun

Innovfest Unbound Exhibition in Singapore

Entrepreneur track stage 2 companies participated in the Innovfest Unbound, one of the largest innovation festival in South-East Asia, in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore during June 5-6, 2018

29
May
29 May

Stage 2 - Investment Matching Gathering in HKSTP@Wheelock Gallery

Hong Kong Business Angel Network (HKBAN), the co-organizer of SPRINTER, organized an Investment Matching Gathering for the entrepreneur track stage 2 companies

16
May
16 May

Stage 2 - Investment Roadshow in Hangzhou

On May 16-17, 2018, the entrepreneur track stage 2 companies went Hangzhou to join SmartHK pitching and business matching event organized by Hong Kong Trade Development Council. Participating investors in Hangzhou and other cities include ZJKF Capital Management (科發資本), Ruiyin Capital (銳銀資本) and HaiBang Venture (海邦投資).

19
Apr
19 Apr

Stage 2 – Professional Clinic

The entrepreneur track stage 2 companies participated in the Professional Clinic on April 19, 2018 morning. The event started with the Seminar focusing on the diversified banking solutions for business expansion and cross-border trading. Afterwards, each participating company had one-on-one meeting with HSBC consultant to get professional advices on their business development needs.

12
Apr
12 Apr

Business Angel Track - Sharing Session

Samson Tam (Chairman) from HKBAN, Michel Debolt and Tak Lo (Directors) from HKBAN, Christopher Fisher (Managing Partner) from Click Ventures Limited, gave a half-day workshop about “Angel Investment in Hong Kong” on April 12, 2018 at MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node.

11
Apr
11 Apr

Stage 2 – Investment Roadshow in Beijing

The entrepreneur track stage 2 companies participated in the roadshow in Beijing from April 11, 2018 to April 13, 2018 to conduct pitching with potential investors including Probing Venture (探針基金), TI Capital (科創資本), HBCC (港京共創投資基金), WI Harper and Mitsui, etc.

24
Mar
24 Mar

Business Angel Track - Workshops (Day 2)

李漢生先生from HBCC, 徐克功先生, 胥淏先生from LeanOne Angel Community (精一天使公社), gave a full day workshop about “Angel Investment in China” on March 24, 2018 at MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node.

23
Mar
23 Mar

Business Angel Track - Workshops (Day 1)

張懷清(虎歌)先生, 徐克功先生from LeanOne Angel Community (精一天使公社), gave a full day workshop about “Angel Investment in China” on March 23, 2018 at MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node.

05
Mar
05 Mar

Stage 2 - Selection Day

20 technology companies were shortlisted and presented to the judging panel on the Selection Day.

31
Jan
31 Jan

Module 4 : Pitch to Win

John Ho, the managing partner of HBCC and Mark Young from Toastmasters International, gave more than 60 participants a full day lecture about “Pitch to Win” on January 31, 2018 at InnoCentre.
22
Jan
22 Jan

Module 3 : Money Matters

HSBC, Dark Horse and PwC gave more than 60 participants a half-day lecture about “Money Matter” on January 22, 2018 at InnoCentre.

18
Jan
18 Jan

Module 2 : Legal Matters

Mr. Pádraig Walsh, a partner in the Corporate group of Bird & Bird, gave more than 60 participants a half-day lecture about “Legal Matter” on January 18, 2018 at InnoCentre.

10
Jan
10 Jan

Module 1 : Business Model and Go-to-market Strategy

Pro. BOH Wai Fong from Singapore NTU gave more than 60 participants a full day lecture about “Business Model and Go-to-Market Strategy” on January 18, 2018 at InnoCentre.

16
Oct
16 Oct

SPRINTER Launch Ceremony

On October 16, 2017, HKSTP, HSBC and HKBAN join hands to launch SPRINTER, a two-year program aimed at energizing the local innovation and technology ecosystem to support Hong Kong’s bid to become a regional technology hub.