August 30, 2022 – 10 AM to 12 pm, CEST

Asia Contest

The Inter.national! Startup Contest is a pitch competition that consists of five regional contests all around the world. The contests are organized by the Chambers of Industry and Commerce (IHK) and the German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHK). The following countries/regions may participate:

China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, taiwan, Vietnam

10.00 AM
Welcoming and Introduction
by representatives of the Chambers of Industry and Commerce, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Industry, Climate Action and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, NRW.Global Business and NRW.BANK
10.15 AM
Startup Pitches
Each startup has got only three minutes to pitch their business idea in front the audience and a professional jury consisting of industry experts and institutions. After every pitch there is time for three minutes Q&A.

Enjoy pitches from: (to be continued)

Senior Automation Co., Ltd. from China

FreightAmigo Services Limited from Hong Kong

Umeandus Technologies India Private Limited from India

DeepX, Inc from Japan

Hatio Sea Sdn Bhd from Malaysia

Freightix from Pakistan

N & E Innovations Pte Ltd from Singapore

Singularity & Infinity Co., Ltd. from Taiwan

tMonitor from Vietnam
11.20 AM
How to raise funding abroad
Michail Kosak, Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer at DueDash
11.50 AM
Announcement of the winners
Be excited which startups from Asia are going to get the ticket to the final of the Start.up! Germany Tour to enjoy it on site!
moderation
Moderated by
David Strauch, Trend and Innovation-Scout Foreign Markets, Greater China and ASEAN, Chamber of Industry and Commerce Düsseldorf
Jury
Members of the Jury
Dr. Kathrin Bischoff, Policy Advisor for Innovation Markets in Asia and North America at Ministry of Economic Affairs, Industry, Climate Action and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

Hendrik Maatz, Financial & funding adviser at NRW.BANK

Kristin Eckert, Global Lead, Business Development, German Entrepreneurship Asia
Registration