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Startup Launchpad - Asia’s Largest Hardware Startup Tradeshow

Past event


Full datetime event: 

StartTuesday, April 11, 2017 9:00
EndFriday, April 21, 2017 17:00


Hong Kong International Airport
New Territories
Hong Kong


Startup Launchpad is returning to Hong Kong on April 11-14 & 18-21!
Startup Launchpad is Asia’s largest hardware startup tradeshow which enables global distribution for startups seeking online and offline sales channels. The event is held twice a year in Hong Kong, where 300+ hardware startups exhibit its products and technologies to more than 60,000 distributors and retailers.
Startup Launchpad organizes a full-fledged tech conference program with more than 35 thought leaders covering topics from emerging trends to new innovations of the future, one-on-one sourcing interviews, product launches as well as provides access to media and investment opportunities.


Consumer Electronics (April 11-14)
April 11: The Future of Autonomous Vehicles
- Francis Fong, Founding President of Hong Kong Consumer Electronics Alliance
- Representative of Uber
- Representative of Audi
April 12: Healthcare and Medical Technology
- Mike Bellamy, Founder of PassageMaker Group
- Michael Tsui, CEO of Rehab Robotics
- Sang Yeon Hwang, Co-founder of Heartisans
- Nishtha Mehta, Founder of CollabCentral
April 13: Smart Living
- Kyle Schutter, International Partnerships Manager of b8ta
- Frank Ma, Council of ZigBee Member Group China
- Chee-Kiang Lim, Principal of Gao Feng Advisory Company Ltd
- Rosana Wong, Chairperson of Smart Living Committee of Smart City Consortium
- Caspar ter Horst, Managing Director of ProductIP
April 14: Robotics and 3D printing
- Benjamin Joffe, General Partner of HAX
- Hugo Wong, Members of Hong Kong 3D Printing Association/ Product Manager of Print-Rite Management Co Ltd
- Steve Wang, Marketing Director of Comet Labs

Mobile Electronics (April 18-21)
April 18: Sports and Connected Wearables
- Samit Patel, Crowdfunding Expert
- Kow Ping, Director and Co-founder of Well Being Digital Ltd
- Greg Fisher, Founder & CEO of Berkeley Sourcing Group
- Anvil Ng, CWB Tech
- Derek Kwik, Managing Partner of BraveSoldier Venture Capital
April 19: IoT and Big Data
- Zane Moi, Head of Business Development, Hong Kong, Macau & Taiwan, Amazon Web Services
- Sheldon Li, COO of Zhenhub
- Mike Bellamy, Founder of PassageMaker Group
- Slava Solonitsyn, Partner of Ruvento Ventures
April 20: Audio and Acoustics
- Charles Kirmuss, President of Kirmuss & Associates
- Paul Lee, Co-founder & CEO of Aumeo Audio
April 21: VR/AR/MR
- Jyotsana Shukla, Co-Founder, Head of International Business at WebZap Technologies
- George Stepancich, CEO of Invisionate LLC
- Frantz Lasorne, Co-founder of Visionaries 777 Ltd
- Laurence Kwan, Corporate Development Director - Asia Pacific of SGS HK Ltd