Hong Kong’s Biggest Social Media Christmas Party “X’Mas Social 2013” on 18 December


What are you doing to celebrate Christmas this year? How about a big get-together bringing together 4 of the biggest tech groups in Hong Kong together all under one roof!

This Xmas Social party is also the 25th Tweet-Up for #TDHK (Twitter Drinking Hong Kong), a monthly event for people on Twitter and other social networks to meet over a happy hour drinking. If you’ve ever been to TDHK, this time will be the biggest. With co-organizers as StartupsHK, Web Wednesday and HK Social, it must be a full house.

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InnoAsia 2013: Towards A Smart Green City Agenda, Happening on 4-7 December


Have a nice week, everyone! It is our pleasure to be a supporting organisation of InnoAsia again. The event, organised by Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTPC) with The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology as strategic partner, is a four day event comprising a main conference, chairmen’s forum, six tech forums, investment conference, two workshops and venture capital/angel matching SPARC Forums to be held from 4 to 7 December 2013 at Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).

This time focusing on the theme “Towards a smart green city agenda”, this event will bring together top business leaders, renowned industry professionals and academia to share their experience and insights on energy optimisation, renewable resources, carbon footprints reduction, green architecture, advanced robotics, health care and transportation system.

The good news is the event organizer is now pleased to offer member of StartupsHK an additional 10% discount on top of the early bird discount till end of October! [Read more…]

General Assembly Hosts 4th “Intro to the Hong Kong Startup Community” Talk on Sept 5

General Assembly

Just in case you missed it before and want to get an instant snapshot of the Hong Kong Startup Community, StartupsHK co-founder and Community Development Manager for SoftLayer’s Catalyst program in Asia-Pacific Casey Lau – will be bringing his talk to General Assembly for the 4th time this year.

We asked Casey a few questions about his talk and why it’s so popular:
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