TaiwanRocksHK Demo Day

👋Hello Friends!

For the fourth year running, Taiwan Startup Stadium (TSS) is bringing 8 awesome 🇹🇼 Taiwanese startups to 🇭🇰 Hong Kong to showcase some cool new tech. We are partnering with Global Sources Startup Launchpad and Garage Academy to host our very own #TaiwanRocksHK Demo Day. This year, Taiwanese software and hardware innovators will show you how they are disrupting everything from animation to indoor maps.

Whether you’re an investor, a tech geek, or just a curious observer of the startup industry, please join us on July 12 at the Garage Academy Campus in Wan Chai as we welcome these ambitious entrepreneurs from Taiwan.

Get to know the latest tech trends in Taiwan over a cold glass of beer, network with like-minded individuals, and more importantly come meet the infamous Todd the #TaiwanRocks Cat!

See you on July 12th! #TaiwanRocksHK

🔺VENUE: Garage Academy Wan Chai: 4F Beverly House, 93-107 Lockhart Road

6:30-7:00 | Check-in Registration + Networking
7:00-7:10 | Intro from Taiwan Startup Stadium (TSS)
7:10-7:20| Taiwan Ecosystem, Speaker: Holly Harrington, Taiwan Startup Stadium
7:20-7:30 | Hong Kong Ecosystem, Guest Speaker: Minesh Pore, Global Sources Startup Launchpad
7:30-7:55 | 8 Taiwan Startups pitch (startups listed below)
7:55-9:00 | Networking

Special thanks to Global Sources Startup Launchpad for sponsoring refreshments for this event.


CLEF Technology (www.cleftechnology.com)
CLEF Technology uses acoustic processing techniques and advanced algorithms to detect and send notifications about pipeline leakages even before they happen.

FRM (www.frm.ai)
FRM, Fan Relationship Management, grows deep 1-1 fan relationships for brands at scale.

Hahow (www.hahow.in)
Hahow is an educational marketplace that allows experts to share their knowledge and earn money through crowdfunded video courses.

PiStage (www.pisquareus.com)
PiStage is an animation pipeline integrated with game engine technology to render previs, animation, and VR content 1000x faster while reducing hardware costs by 90%.

ReCactus (www.recactusapp.com)
ReCactus is a next-gen video platform that gives brands and entertainers new and exciting ways to engage viewers.

Screea (www.screea.com)
Screea’s universal cashback loyalty program allows shoppers and foodies to earn and redeem rewards worldwide.

STOMAP (www.spatial-topology.com)
STOMAP provides an automated and integrated Indoor Positioning System to instantly create digital maps that detect traffic to identify hot spots and generate customized data reports.

UChangeTo (www.uchange.to)
UChangeTo helps international travelers rid themselves of leftover cash by exchanging it for digital currency that can be deposited to numerous digital wallets, converted into points, or donated to international charities.

The AmCham Smart City Summit 2018 seeks to address Hong Kong’s specific opportunities and challenges in developing into a truly smart city.

Special 10% off for Startup Launchpad members!
Enter the provided code when register: E3KJ2KC5 

Want to wind down after a long day at IVS or Innovex? Join TSS andStartup Launchpad for our joint networking #TaiwanRocks Open House! Enjoy fresh cold brews 🍺 while connecting with international players in the startup ecosystem 🇹🇭🇰🇵🇭🇹.

This will be an awesome opportunity to learn more about our organizations, make new friends, and share some fun and laughter.

5:00-5:30 | Sign in and Mingling
5:30-5:40 | TSS Introduction
5:40-5:50 | Startup Launchpad
5:50-6:00 | Overseas Guest Introduction (shout out)
6:00-8:00 | Networking and drinks

Venue: Syntrend 11F StarRocket Cafe

🔺Taiwan Startup Stadium (TSS) is a hub that connects the most innovative Taiwan startups to the world.

🔺Startup Launchpad (SULP) is Asia’s largest hardware trade show that facilitates global distribution between startups and renowned online and offline retailers.

To be Announced

To be Announced

To be Announced

New retail technologies are taking off in 2018, and it’s leading to a restructuring of the retail ecosystem. Numerous opportunities for technological innovation are coming to light as offline and online retail merge. The possibilities for tech startups involved in what’s being called new retail are seemingly endless.

To truly understand new retail and new consumption habits, and to understand how smart retail is combining new technologies and solutions, Startup Launchpad has invited speakers from industry-leading companies to share insights on basic hardware, big data, deep learning and market trends. Speakers may come from Huawei, HTC, Tencent, Microsoft or other industry giants in AI and IoT.

Startups will have the chance to demonstrate their products at the event, as well. All startups with unique technology and products can register to attend. Startup Launchpad will select 10 startups to have their product demos on stage. Teams will have three minutes to present and two minutes for Q&A to learn from speakers’ critiques.

13:00 – 13:25 Registration

13:25 – 13:40 Opening address

13:40 – 15:00 Key note speeches:

New retail applications for AI and big data; Innovation driven by the cloud computing; New retail developments from industry giants.

15:00 – 15:20 Startup Launchpad:

The future of Retail – Our vision & mission

15:20 – 16:20 Product Demo

16:20 – 17:00 Tea break and networking

Details To Be Announced

Details To Be Announced

Welcome RISErs! After 2 days of conferencing, come join us for a drink and great pizza at the beautiful Loftwork space. Startup Launchpad has prepared a great session of networking for you guys to mingle with the local startup community,please come to find your next opportunity!

Date & Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Tue, July 10, 2018

Venue: G/F, 10 New Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island