Enterprise Tech Accelerator Venturetec Launches At The StartmeupHK Venture Forum


On the StartmeupHK Venture Forum of this week, enterprise tech accelerator Venturetec launched with the aim of bringing together the corporate and startup worlds. Venturetec is a 6-month accelerator program run in both Hong Kong and Sydney. It is also the first accelerator exclusively for enterprise technology startups in the Asia Pacific region.

The accelerator will accept its first batch of startups in early 2014 and will focus on building globally competitive enterprise technology companies. Venturetec is looking to capitalise on the lucrative corporate IT market, which Gartner forecasts will grow to almost $US3.9 trillion by 2014.
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StartMeUpHK Venture Programme Launched By InvestHK; Encourages Entrepreneurs Worldwide to Come to Hong Kong


The startup community in Hong Kong is growing and only getting bigger with time.

And it’s about to get even bigger!

Realizing how important startups are to the economic climate of Hong Kong, InvestHK recently launched the StartmeupHK Venture Programme, a competition geared towards sparking the growth of new businesses in the region. This intensive programme is from December 4th – 7th 2013, and will allow twelve high impact entrepreneurs to showcase their vision to investors and compete for the sweet bonuses of the Grand StartmeupHK Awards.

Everyone is encouraged is apply, from locals to those looking to expand their startups globally. The chosen few will gain exclusive access to financial capital and partnership networks, high-level mentorship, market knowledge, and marketing opportunities. StartmeupHK will also include a forum with an impressive panel of judges and speakers. Here, entrepreneurs can pitch to a large pool of potential investors and business partners.

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