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.
WTOIP is a leading technovation cloud platform for IP and corporate services, pioneering in the IP operations by integrating resources online and offline with utilization of trending technologies such as AI, big data, and IoT. We provide a wide spectrum of IP-related services, ranging from big data products with AI tech embedded including IP Cloud and Huiju BI, to professional IP transaction and technology transfer services.
Turnover of WTOIP’s IP and technovation services has experienced inspiring rises from CNY 1.06 billion in 2015, to CNY 5.2 billion in 2016, to CNY 11.3 billion in 2017 and CNY 22.3 billion in 2018!
Accredited as the ‘National High-Tech Enterprise’ and ‘National Public Service Paradigm Platform for SMEs’, WTOIP is committed to promoting IP awareness and utilization in China relentlessly. Taking IP business as the origin and simulator, WTOIP has effectively facilitated the integration, transformation and landing of innovative technologies at home and abroad, aiming to generate new value in the process of IP circulation and commercialization.