Brinc Secures Capital through Artesian Venture Partners

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This is a guest post by Brinc founder and CEO Manav Gupta. We don’t usually re-post articles but this one sums it up what Brinc is doing pretty clearly – so, take it away Manav:

We are excited to announce Brinc has secured funding in collaboration with Artesian Venture Partners. Announced on our 3 year anniversary event on December 1st, Brinc Capital will provide seed funding for Brinc startups and potential follow on funding from angel rounds to exit through the Artesian China VC Fund.

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Hong Kong’s First Consumer IoT Summit Welcomes over 1,000 Guests from Around the World

Manav Gupta, founder and CEO of Brinc delivers the opening remarks

Last week we welcomed Brinc’s LAUNCH Summit which was the first dedicated IoT conference in Hong Kong and it was a pretty huge event for Asia’s IoT scene as it welcome speakers and attendees from around the world.

Huge congrats to Bay, Manav, Hilary, Christina, Madison and the rest of the team Brinc on putting together such a great event alongside the StartMeUp Festival by InvestHK. We are convinced that all eyes will be on Brinc going forward for anything to do with IoT in Asia! Here’s to an even bigger 2017 event!

We’ve included the full press release summarising the event below:

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StartMeUp Festival 2016 Takes Over Hong Kong Next Week

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InvestHK has decided to pump up their activities for this year’s StartMeUp Festival 2016 by having some of the ecosystem pitch in for events next week. So here is a list of stuff you should be looking to attend if you are not already and here’s the app for iPhone and Android to track all the events.

MONDAY, JANUARY 25

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27

THURSDAY, JANUARY 28

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29

The startup excitement actually even starts earlier, as Startup Weekend HK Alpha kicks off at CoCoon on Friday evening and runs till Sunday night. Check it out here.

And for those that are more night owls there will be the StartMeUpHK Festival AfterHours X powered by Nest and lots of cool drink-ups around the city for those that want to meet the HK ecosystem.