E-Newsletter - Issue 5

Connecting Friends and Entrepreneurs Worldwide

Entrepreneur Highlight - Viola Lam, More Than Just A Womenpreneur

We are glad to interview one of the successful womenpreneurs in Hong Kong, who is also our BEST Community industry fellow, Viola Lam to share with us her way of Womenpreneurship. Viola is not only an HKBU alumna, but also the CEO and Founder of Find Solution Ai Limited (FSAI). Viola won the Entrepreneur Year 2015/16 of the Youth Business International, the world’s most honorific award for young successful entrepreneurs who make positive contributions to both society and people in over 68 countries.

Startup Semester Programme Fall 2019

Thanks for the generous support from our donors and Faculty/School/Academy, eight HKBU students who got admitted to the Startup Semester Programme flew to the U.S. in August 2019 to prepare for their entrepreneurial learning journey at UC Berkeley (Cal).

Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2019

From Hong Kong to the US, seven outstanding HKBU students attended the Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (BMoE) organised by Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET) of University of California, Berkeley (Cal) from 19 Aug to 23 Aug 2019 to continue their entrepreneurial journey. Thanks for the generous support from HKBU alumni and donors, this 4.5-day venture workshop at Cal was another rewarding experience for the students after the Bootcamp in Hong Kong.

Cyberport University Partnership Programme 2019 - Fintech Bootcamp at University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Orgnised by Cyberport, 52 university students from six universities were selected to join the entrepreneurship fintech bootcamp at one of the top-notch universities in the world, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business during 18 – 23 August 2019.

BEST Ambassador Programme Recruitment - Unlock Your Achievements!

Every year, KTO BEST recruits students to be BEST’s spokespersons to advocate innovation and entrepreneurship among campus. The BEST Ambassador Programme is an experiential platform for students to learn, grow, transform and distinguish themselves from others.

TSSSU 2020/21 Call for Application – HK$1.5M Funding Opportunity

Want to commercialise your R&D results and start your technology-related business? HKBU TSSSU is a chance to realise your entrepreneurial potential!

Holistic Startup Training Programme

Thinking of how to develop team spirit, motivate people, validate your ideas, connect or generate conversations with someone new? Holistic Startup Training Programme is the answer for you.

Hong Kong Techathon 2020

Is it always difficult for you to find like-minded teammates or funding resources even you have an excellent start-up idea? It is not a problem now!

Online Training Modules on Design Thinking and Networking

BEST provides FREE online training modules on innovation and entrepreneurship so students can enjoy learning at their own pace anytime, anywhere via HKBU Moodle and SCE Moodle. Students can self-enrol in the modules from our website: http://kto.hkbu.edu.hk/o2o/

HKSTP Elevator Pitch Competition 2019

MAKE AN IMPACT, DISRUPT THE NORM – pitch business idea in 60-second elevator ride to win US$150,000 cash prizes.