DeepTech100

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HKU DeepTech100 is a one year co-ideation programme with HKU TEC and HKSTP.

This programme is first of its kind in Hong Kong aiming for translating deep tech research outcome from top university into future businesses. HKU and HKSTP will joint force to provide research and development resources as well as business and startup support.

This Programme runs twice a year with cut-off dates on the last Sunday of May and November. Please contact Ms. Mandy Ng, 3910 2727 or mandyhy@hku.hk for more details.

 

 

What Do We Offer?


Up to HK$1.39M Funding

Structured Entrepreneurship Training
  •  HKSTP’s Learning Platform and Lean Launcher
  • HKU TEC’s Entrepreneurship Academy

Community and Networking

Access to HKSTP’s Communal Facilities

One-year iDendron Membership

Fast track to HKSTP Incubation Programme

Public Exposure

Eligibility

  1. Deep tech-based projects
  2. The awarded team is obligated to participate in other public I&E Competitions as required by TEC
  3. Principal applicant should be HKU current student or staff, OR a general public who uses or will use HKU IP​
      • Individual with an HKID holder aged 18 and above, OR
      • Have a limited company incorporated in Hong Kong for less than 2 years by the application start date, OR
      • Have a team (must incorporate a limited company in Hong Kong before the programme starts)
  4. For full eligibility, please refer to the HKSTP IDEATION page

Selection Process & Criteria

Process

The selection takes place in two stages including interview by a vetting committee
 

Criteria

  • Individual or Team Competency
  • Business Development Potential
  • Innovativeness
  • Research & Development

Programme Timeline

 

What Do We Offer?


Up to HK$1.39M Funding

Structured Entrepreneurship Training

  •  HKSTP’s Learning Platform and Lean Launcher
  • HKU TEC’s Entrepreneurship Academy

Community and Networking

Access to HKSTP’s Communal Facilities


One-year iDendron Membership

Fast track to HKSTP Incubation Programme

Public Exposure

Eligibility

  • A deep tech-based project
  • Principal applicant should be an HKU current student or staff, OR a general public who uses or will use HKU IP​
      • Individual with an HKID holder aged 18 and above, OR
      • Has a limited company incorporated in Hong Kong for less than 2 years by the application start date, OR
      • Has a team (must incorporate a limited company in Hong Kong before the programme starts)
  • For full eligibility, please refer to the HKSTP IDEATION page

Selection Process & Criteria

Process

The selection takes place in two stages including interview by a vetting committee
 

Criteria

  • Individual or Team Competency
  • Business Development Potential
  • Innovativeness
  • Research & Development

 

Programme Timeline