Call for Application: Global Innovation Summit 2021

The Global Innovation Summit (GIS) is a high-level platform to match technology innovation drivers from Europe and China. Selected European tech startups and scaleups receive the opportunity to pitch their business plans to our network of Chinese investors, corporates and accelerators at the online pitch conference 8-Dec ‘21. Objective is to create long lasting and reliable business partnerships to support the European participants to develop business in China in long term – ranging from finding investors, local business partners or qualified suppliers.

Read: Call for Application GIS’21

You receive a realistic market feedback for your business plans in China and a strong network on hand to realize these. Best of all, most promising participants receive an invitation to our sponsored business delegation to China with expected travel dates expected in 2022. In short, the GIS is ideal for startups and scaleups seeking to:

  1. Make reliable connections amongst the Chinese target industry
  2. Access quality workshops on doing business with China
  3. Get started with first steps towards the Chinese market

The participation is free of charge for up to 10 teams. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by our team for an evaluation interview and a first market fit assessment. Applying startups, scaleups and SMEs from Europe should meet the criteria stated below. In case you are unsure, then reach out to us via email or the contact form.

Application Requirements

A detailed description can be found in our Call for Application. Startups, scaleups and SMEs can apply for the program until 31-Oct via the F6S platform for the Global Innovation Summit or via email. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by our team for an evaluation interview.

In case you have any questions, please don’t hesitate reaching out to us at lars.venslauskas [at] or via LinkedIn

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