Seedsummit Provides Free Legal Frameworks to Support Hong Kong Startups

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You’ve no doubt heard of SAFE and KISS – but when you need something for Hong Kong we now have something for us specifically.

Check out the free documents to use for investors, for IP and for more at Seedsummit.org – the people behind it are great and we are supporting this initiative and would love for you to be able to use them when starting your startup.

The official press release is below or you can read the SCMP story about it here.

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Reviewing the Blueprint: Lessons Learned Running a B2B Accelerator in Hong Kong

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We’ve been following Swire Properties’ Blueprint B2B accelerator in Quarry Bay ever since it opened and so we asked Michelle Buultjens, Brand Strategy & Communications for blueprint – what lessons the team has learned over the past 365 days and this is what she told us:

“B2B” is perhaps not the sexiest buzzword, but it has recently attracted a lot of positive attention. With a significant increase in funding for B2B startups year-on-year, selling to businesses during a time of investment downrounds may just be where the future of startups lead.

In early 2015, blueprint began as a vehicle for corporate inovation and has burgeoned to become a thriving ecosystem of tech and B2B startups. One year on, we look back at lessons learned and how our startups have grown:

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Blueprint Launches Second Cohort with 10 New Startups in Hong Kong

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We don’t normally publish press releases but since everyone is super busy getting ready for RISE next week and this is news we wanted to get out – we decided to publish this as is:

Blueprint announced the names of the new tech startups selected to join its popular accelerator programme backed by Swire Properties. The ten successful startups and their business-to-business (B2B) solutions span a variety of industries including retail,education, fin-tech and commercial property. They will enjoy six months of free workspace, mentorship support, connections t capital and market testing opportunities to elevate their business. blueprint’s approach remains unique in that it does not request equity in return for its assistance, setting it apart from other incubator programmes in the market.

Blueprint are pleased to congratulate:

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