25 International Leaders and Mentors to Ignite Thai Tech Industry

ignite_logo-white_bgTech Startup trend in Asia is indeed getting hotter by the day! Following our recent trip to attend AppWorks Demo Day in Taipei, we have been invited to bring a Hong Kong contingent to attend the upcoming Echelon Ignite in Bangkok on September 5th and 6th. For those of you who are interested to join us to attend this event as a group making full use of our special StartupsHK rate, please sign up here (Please sign up by 15th August).


On September 5th and 6th, Thai tech startups and investors will be treated to an international contingent of 25 renowned tech leaders, mentors and investors who will be speaking and conducting workshops over two days at Echelon Ignite Thailand 2013, held at Bangkok University. Highlights from the upcoming events include Ray Chan, Co-Founder of global humor site, 9Gag from our very own Hong Kong as well as Khailee Ng, Entrepreneur-in- Residence at the globally renowned tech startup accelerator, 500 Startups.

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AWS Cloud Kata for Start-Ups and Developers – August 8th


Next Thursday, 8th August 9.30a-6p, Amazon Web Services (AWS) will be holding a day long seminar at Hong Kong Science Park to share best practices and provide technical mentoring on using Amazon Web Services to help your startup grow faster.

The seminar will feature gaming startups Frenzoo and Mad Head on how they successfully use AWS to power their games.

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StartLab.HK: The First Startup Bootcamp for Tertiary Students is June 1-8 in Hong Kong

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We’ve held lots of events in Hong Kong for entrepeneurs now its time to start inspiring the youth of Hong Kong – and StartLab Hong Kong is going to do this from June 1-8th.

StartLab Hong Kong (www.startlab.hk) is the first bootcamp target specifically at tertiary students and graduates (within 2 years) with the supports by 6 universities in Hong Kong. It is also the first bootcamp with the 5-day format in Hong Kong and at the scale to gather all the supports locally and overseas, with over 40 organizations and institutions. It is going to be held from 1st to 8th June 2013 co-organized by Internet Society Hong Kong, Cyberport and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation.

StartLab Hong Kong is the first open and neutral platform in Hong Kong to gather all the suport, locally and overseas, from different organizations, institutions and startup communities. It aims at fostering startups and its ecosystem in Hong Kong. We are the first 5-day startup bootcamp for tertiary students & graduates in Hong Kong. We target students and graduates within two years, who study design and engineering or computer science or with related knowledge, want to start their own businesses, are willing to experience and practise entrepreneurship with the application of Internet technologies, and learn quickly from and share with the community.

Opening Ceremony & Keynote Seminar

  • Date: 1 June 2013 (Sat)
  • Time: 2pm – 4:30pm
  • Venue: TU201, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Language: English – Ceremony; Cantonese – Keynote Seminar

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