The last onsite competition of the 2018 InnoSTARS preliminaries concluded in VestLink Incubation Center (5808 Lake Washington Blvd NE 401, Kirkland, WA 98033) on July 27. In collaboration with OCS,VestLink and Mandarin Environment, the day-long event included 22 companies to pitch for the trip to China.
In collaboration with OCS and Cubic Boston, InnoSTARS Boston preliminary competition was successfully completed yesterday, offering an opportunity for 19 pre-selected technology companies to present their innovations and readiness for the China market.
The US China Innovation Alliance (UCIA) hosted the third US China Innovation and Investment Summit (UCIS) along with the second InnoSTARS pitch competition in Houston, Texas on May 14th and 15th, 2018. This year’s InnoSTARS competition had 135 companies pitch their technology through a rigorous process of prescreening and judging, 35 companies from Houston have been selected to advance to the industry finals in China.
Startup pitch competitions are a popular way to get noticed and sometimes receive some extra cash. But there’s a trend emerging that involves a new prize – gaining access to China. CGTN’s Mark Niu reports.
On May 18th, InnoSTARS San Francisco preliminary competition was successfully completed, offering an opportunity for 20 pre-selected early-stage technology companies to present their innovations and readiness for the China market. The competing companies presented innovations spanning a broad range of industries, including: Environmental Technology, Renewable Energy and New Materials, Information and Communication Technology, Artificial Intelligence and Augmented/Virtual Reality.