Innovation & Entrepreneurship - India, Hong Kong, China Connect 2019
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Starting Young Starting Smart- The Next Dialogue: The Entrepreneurial Bridge Between India, Hong Kong, China Connect
December 3, 2019 (Tuesday)
Venue: 15/F HKUST Business School Central, Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Rd, Hong Kong

Asia Society members : Free admission
Non-members : Free admission
Registration at : 11:15
Event starts at : 11:30

India is among the largest technology startup base in the world after the US, China, UK and others and China is becoming one of the fastest growing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) investors in the Indian startup ecosystem. With a combined population of over two and a half billion between India and China, they are among the largest markets today. Companies like Alibaba, Tencent, Fosun, Xiaomi are investors in India. With over 4,000 startups, the Indian startup industry is looking to double its startups by year 2020. Many of these startups will have the potential to be tomorrow’s job creators and drivers of economic growth. With growing angel deals in India, and VCs and PE investment topping US$26 billion, global investors have accounted for the largest portion of capital with Chinese investments growing in the last three years.\r\n\r\nFree Admission. Online registration required.

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
Innovating the Future of Tech - India, Hong Kong, China
December 3, 2019 (Tuesday)
Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Asia Society members : HK$ 250
Non-members : HK$ 350
Discount Tickets :
TiE/HKUST/HKVCA/Wharton HK : HK$ 250
India-HK-China Connect Partners : HK$ 250
Guest : HK$ 0
Registration at : 17:45
Event starts at : 18:00

Asia is witnessing rapid growth in innovation and technology. Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data, Virtual Banking, Smart Cities are making important strides today and the global tech economy is witnessing profound changes. China is emerging as one of the world’s centers in these technologies and innovations. India, with over 7,000 start-ups and some of the youngest entrepreneurs in the world, is seeing its start-up ecosystem grow at 12-15 %. Hong Kong with its expanding fintech sector, world class finance base and over 2,600 start-ups, is also witnessing an 18% growth. With China and India accounting for nearly 38% of the combined world population, having large domestic markets and a growing appetite for more technology, internet and smart phones, they are becoming innovators and consumers in one of the largest markets for e-commerce. Asia Society Hong Kong Center, (ASHK) in collaboration with the Consulate General of India in Hong Kong, will host “Innovation and Entrepreneurship The India-Hong Kong-China Connect” program on December 3 & 4, 2019.

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
Panel I: Innovating True Competitive Advantage
December 4, 2019 (Wednesday)
Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Asia Society members : Free admission
Non-members : Free admission
Discount Tickets :
India-HK-China Connect Partners : HK$ 0
Registration at : 08:45
Event starts at : 09:00

Innovation and technology is witnessing rapid growth in its scale and speed. India and China, being homes to the world’s largest and most influential entrepreneurial ecosystems, are forging different paths to support their innovative and entrepreneurial ecosystem. Hong Kong, which is among the world\'s leading international financial centers, with its unique advantages, can develop as an important innovation and entrepreneurial bridge as these Asian companies internationalize. The convergence between these three ecosystems has the potential to play a critical role in the growth, funding and collaborative opportunities for these entrepreneurs and innovators. This panel on “Innovating True Competitive Advantage”,will provide a platform for some of the leading entrepreneurs from India, Hong Kong and China, across industries, to share their experiences of how they build their companies, raised financing and the challenges and potential areas of collaboration between them. The panelists will compare and contrast the three entrepreneurial ecosystems, best practices and their outlook at the collaborative opportunities between Hong Kong, India and China.

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
Panel II: Towards a More Efficient Venture Market
December 4, 2019 (Wednesday)
Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Asia Society members : Free admission
Non-members : Free admission
Discount Tickets :
India-HK-China Connect Partners : HK$ 0
Registration at : 10:30
Event starts at : 10:45

Innovation and technology is witnessing rapid growth in its scale and speed. India and China, being homes to the world’s largest and most influential entrepreneurial ecosystems, are forging different paths to support their innovative and entrepreneurial ecosystem. Hong Kong, which is among the world\'s leading international financial centers, with its unique advantages, can develop as an important innovation and entrepreneurial bridge as these Asian companies internationalize. The convergence between these three ecosystems has the potential to play a critical role in the growth, funding and collaborative opportunities for these entrepreneurs and innovators. This panel on “Towards a More Efficient Venture Market” will provide a platform for some of the leading entrepreneurs from India, Hong Kong and China, across industries, to share their experiences of how they build their companies, raised financing and the challenges and potential areas of collaboration between them. The panelists will compare and contrast the three entrepreneurial ecosystems, best practices and their outlook at the collaborative opportunities between Hong Kong, India and China.

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
Going Global: Internationalizing Asian Growth Companies The India Hong Kong China Experience
December 4, 2019 (Wednesday)
Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Asia Society members : HK$ 500
Non-members : HK$ 650
Discount Tickets :
TiE/HKUST/HKVCA/Wharton HK : HK$ 500
Guest : HK$ 0
Table of 10 : HK$ 5000
India-HK-China Connect Partners : HK$ 500
Registration at : 12:15
Event starts at : 12:30

Asia’s entrepreneurial spirit is rapidly soaring through innovation, technology and rising capital flows. With 38% of the world’s population based in China and India, Chinese tech companies have grown exponentially and many have become global leaders. Leading Indian start-ups have also ventured beyond their borders into China and other international markets. As an international finance center with proximity to China’s Greater Bay Area, Hong Kong is set to develop as an important bridge as these Asian growth companies internationalize. The convergence between these three ecosystems has the potential to unlock massive growth in regional cooperation and further integrate their economies.\r\n\r\nThe Keynote Luncheon Dialogue will showcase some of the world’s leading business leaders from the innovative and entrepreneurial ecosystems from India, Hong Kong and China. They will discuss how they built, expanded and innovated their businesses and are competing in the rapidly changing ecommerce ecosystem. Alibaba Group, the Chinese multinational conglomerate and the world\'s largest retailer and e-commerce company’s financial affiliate, Ant Financial has a valuation of $150 billion. It is the highest valued TechFin company in the world, dominant in mobile payments service, Alipay and in businesses which include credit scoring, wealth management, insurance and lending. Ant Financial has an important partnership with Paytm, India’s e-commerce payment and financial technology company valued at $10 billion and with Zomato, the Indian restaurant aggregator valued at $3.6 billion. Xiaomi, China’s electronics company ranked as the world\'s fourth biggest smartphone manufacturer in 2018, leads in both the largest market China and the second-largest market, India. It has become India’s number one smartphone brand and dominates the market. OYO founded in India in 2013, is the world’s third-largest chain of hotels, homes, managed living and workspaces. Its portfolio combines fully operated real estate comprising of more than 23,000 hotels and 125,000 vacation homes. Since entering China in 2017, OYO has rapidly expanded to 338 cities, with over 13,000 hotels and 600,000 rooms. In India it has 300,000 rooms.

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
Innovation & Entrepreneurship - India, Hong Kong, China Connect 2019
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