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Hong Kong Techathon 2018: Tech Your Way to Business

Date:25 Nov and 2 Dec 2017 (Pre techathon Mixers); 5-7 Jan 2018 (Hong Kong Techathon)
Admission:Free of charge

Hong Kong Techathon 2018

Co-organized by CityU, PolyU and HKSTP, Hong Kong Techathon 2018 is a platform for all programmers, engineers, designers, marketers, and entrepreneurs to work collaboratively over a weekend to come up with ideas and prototypes! A FREE minimum viable product (MVP) workshop will be provided!

Don’t miss this chance to find your like-minded teammates and pitch for seed funds up to $320,000 and admission to Incubation Programmes!!

Pre-Techathon Mixer 1:
Date: 25 Nov 2017 (Sat)
Time: 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Venue: N001, PolyU                                                                                                          
Deadline: 20 November 2017 (Mon), 1:00 pm

Pre-Techathon Mixer 2:
Date: 2 Dec 2017 (Sat)
Time: 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Venue: Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room, 4/F, Cheng Yick-chi Building, CityU
Deadline: 20 November 2017 (Mon), 1:00 pm

Hong Kong Techathon:
Date: 5-7 January 2018 (Fri-Sun)
Venue: InnoCentre, Kowloon Tong
Themes: Education/Social Technology, Fintech, Healthcare Technology, and Internet of Things
Deadline: 22 December 2017 (Fri), 1:00 pm

All INDIVIDUALS or TEAMS with technology-related business ideas are welcome!

Learn more and register now at
Click here to download the programme leaflet.


Contact Information
Dr. Sian Chan
Tel: 3442 6707