The 2018 InnoSTARS competition is a platform that connects U.S.-based technology companies with Chinese investors, corporates, and strategic partners. Organized by the US China Innovation Alliance (UCIA) and China Science and Technology Exchange Center (CSTEC), supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the P.R. China (MOST), this competition aims to provide U.S.-based technology companies a better understanding of the market opportunities available in China.
How much time will companies have to present?
Companies will have 5 minutes to present and 3 minutes for Q&A.
Who will be in the audience?
InnoSTARS Preliminaries will have an audience including: corporates, early-stage technology executives, investors and investment advisors.
Why should companies compete?
Qualified preliminary winners will be extended an invitation to join the 2018 three-city China road-show to compete in the InnoSTARS Semi-finals, and potentially even the finals. The road-show will include introductions to Chinese environmental corporates, universities, regulators, and investors interested in U.S. innovation. Semi-finalists’ round-trip China airfare, hotels, and meals are covered by InnoSTARS, and winners receive cash prizes and media recognition.
How to apply for US China Innovation and Investment Summit?
Please click the link below for more information:
The Westin Houston, Memorial City: 945 Gessner Rd, Houston, TX 77024
Industries of Focus
- Healthcare and Biotechnology
- Environmental Technology
- Renewable Energy and New Materials
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Information and Communication Technology
- Artificial Intelligence and Augmented/Virtual Reality
|2018 InnoSTARS competition preliminary pitch session|
|-Healthcare and Biotechnology|
|-Renewable Energy and New Materials|
|-Information and Communication Technology|
|-Artificial Intelligence and Augmented/Virtual reality|
|9:00AM-6:00PM||B2B Matchmaking Meetings|
|2018 US China Innovation and Investment Summit Opening Ceremony|
|1:00PM-3:20PM||B2B Matchmaking Meetings|