BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit and Entrepreneurship Competition was launched on May 15 in Beijing, China. The 2020 theme is “Envision Your Future”. It provides a complete entrepreneurial eco-system for global entrepreneurs, through a series of world leading tech events to motivate daring founders to challenge and envision the future.
HICOOL is operating a global pitch competition in four territories, including North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and China, focused in Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Financial Technology, Medicine and Health, Next-Generation Information Technology, New Energy, New Materials, Smart Equipment, Cultural Innovation, and other fields. Each Field is divided into Maker Group and Growth Group. The Pitch Competition has set up 100 winning spots with a total bonus of up to 80 million Chinese RMB and 1 billion RMB venture capital, in addition the winning project owner will receive direct investment of 10 million RMB from venture capital.
HICOOL cooperates with leading enterprises, investors, universities, associations and media from world-wide, such as Alibaba Cloud, Sequoia Capital, Baidu, Inc, Xiaomi Corporation, ByteDance, Hillhouse Capital Group, IDG Capital, Northern Light Venture Capital, Tsinghua Alumni Association, Peking University Alumni Association, and other well-known venture capital institutions, college alumni associations, and media agencies.
HICOOL will also invite top investors, well-known mentors, and leading entrepreneurs to provide entrepreneurial counselling and incubation services for the pitch winners, helping the potential projects to increase media exposure, seeking financing support, match-making potential partners, and supporting entrepreneurs to establish cooperation opportunities with leading enterprises, for building a multi-level, multi-dimensional and diversified international entrepreneurship model, to support the winning entrepreneurs to live, work and expand business in Beijing.
HICOOL Entrepreneurship Competition Schedule
- May 15 to July 15, Global Project Registration
- July 16 to July 19, Review Participating Project
- July 25 to August 20: Global Preliminary Round (TBD)
- September 10, Global semi-finals (TBD)
- September 11, Global finals (TBD)
- September 12, HICOOL 2020 Global Entrepreneur Summit (TBD)
HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit will be held in Shunyi district in Beijing, creating a leading tech event in China in 2020, igniting the entrepreneurship spirit and attracting the world class technology projects to the entrepreneurial eco-system, establishing an optimal industrial ecological empowerment in China.