IPIEC Global 2019 Startup Competition | Make It Happen in China!
IPIEC GLOBAL 2019
18 Oct. 2019 Frankfurt
Ambitious startups? Looking for new challenges? Willing to meet like-minded startups from all over the world?
YES! We are looking for you!
German Industry & Commerce South & Southwest China will collaborate with WTOIP, China’s leading technovation platform for IP and corporate services, to organize the German preliminary round of IPIEC GLOBAL 2019 in Frankfurt. IPIEC aims to provide foreign startups from all over the world a chance to connect with China’s startup ecosystem for mutual benefits and cooperation.
Winners of the German Chapter will be invited to the Finals in China and attend a Tech-Showcase Round Trip in 7 Chinese main cities!
WHY IPIEC Global 2019?
One of the biggest Startup Competitions in China
In 2018: 1285 submitted project entities, 8 matchmaking sessions in 7 cities in China
Ongoing SciTech Matching Platform
Viable Launch-in-China Support
WHAT To Expect?
Winners will be able to attend Tech-Showcase Round Trip in 7 Chinese main cities
A huge prize pool – 100,000 USD for the champion, 50,000 USD for the 2nd place, 20,000 USD for the 3rd place
Gain an insight of the Chinese Startup ecosystem
Direct contact with investors
Effective matchmaking events
Extensive global network
WHO Should Apply?
Startups in ALL phases of development like ideating, connecting, committing, validating, scaling and establishing are welcome to join the competition!
* Individuals, teams or enterprises shall possess the intellectual property right and original innovation associated with the participating project without infringing any third party intellectual properties.
HOW It Works?
15 Startups will be selected from submitted projects from Germany to pitch on 18th Oct. in Frankfurt
3 Startups will be invited to Finals in China
Finalists will fly to China
Flight tickets, local transportation and accommodation will be covered and organized by organizers in China!
Attend International Innovation Bootcamp & Tech-Showcase Round Trip in 7 main cities in China
HOW To Join?
You can select either application path:
Application Deadline: 16.09.2019
1.Submit via official website of IPIEC GLOBAL: https://www.wtoip.com/ipiecglobal/registration/en
2. Send your application form and project info to the official email: firstname.lastname@example.org
WHERE To Know More?
WHO Are the Organizers?
WE, AHK Guangzhou is part of the worldwide network of the German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHK) which includes 140 offices in 92 countries. With our 3 offices in Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Chengdu in South and Southwest China, we focus on trade and investment between Germany and China.
On behalf of the Federal Republic of Germany, we represent the overall economic interests of Germany and focus on the promotion of bilateral trade and investment between Germany and Greater China.
Based in China, WTOIP is a leading Technovation Platform for IP and Corporate Services, through engaging and integrating resources and services online and offline, at home and abroad. Driven by its primary motivation to impel the transnational technological and industrial advancement, WTOIP is dedicated to matching global resources to substantive demands.
IP-Stakeholder (知商) refers to the entire enterprises and individuals that create, protect, utilize, invest and serve IP. By promoting IP commercialization, industrialization, financialization and popularization, WTOIP aims to assist IP-Stakeholders with generation of commercial value and profit in the process of IP circulation and industrialization, and ultimately fulfil its mission: Turning Your Ideas Into Reality.