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Cyberport University Partnership Programme (CUPP) Demo Day

Venue:Function Rooms, Level 3, Cyberport 3 (Core E), 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong
Admission:Free of charge

Pitching by Future FinTech Leaders

Two CityU teams “Coupay” & “Optimor” have been nominated to participate in the Cyberport University Partnership Programme (CUPP) 2015. They joined company visits at Silicon Valley and a one-week entrepreneurship boot camp at Stanford Graduate School of Business in September, to receive intensive training on transforming their FinTech (financial technology) ideas into business models.

Coupay & Optimor, together with 16 other teams from local universities, will pitch at the Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) China – Hong Kong cum CUPP Demo Day on 17 Nov 2015 to compete for the HK$100,000 cash prizes. Please come and witness the birth of future FinTech leaders!

Date: 17 November 2015 (Tue)
Time: 2:15pm to 5:30pm
Venue: Function Rooms, Level 3, Cyberport 3 (Core E), 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong
Registration: (first-come-first-served basis)
Transportation: free shuttle bus service from Admiralty to Cyberport will be available (departure at 1:45pm)
Enquiry: Ms Christy Cho (tel: 2186 8797; email:

14:15 - 14:30 Registration and networking
GEW China - HK
14:30 - 14:45 Welcoming remarks by Mr Herman Lam, CEO, Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited
Opening remarks
14:45 - 15:15 Keynote speech by Mr Andrew Hyde, Startup Week Director at Techstars
15:15 - 15:17 Souvenir presentation
15:17 - 15:30 Networking
CUPP Demo Day
15:30 - 15:50 Welcoming remarks by Mr Paul Chow, GBS, SBS, JP, Chairman, Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited
15:50 - 17:10 18 CUPP teams to present their FinTech ideas and business models
17:10 - 17:30 Networking
17:30 - 17:32 Souvenir presentation
17:32 - 17:45 Result announcement and prize presentation
17:45 End of Event

Contact Information
Ms. Dorothy Hui
Tel: 34426169