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    FoundersHK

     

     

    To connect the tech community in both Silicon Valley and Hong Kong

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    Introduction

     

     

    Who we are?

    FoundersHK (港創人) is a nonprofit, a nonpartisan, and a Hong Kong-US-based organisation. FoundersHK is a community where Hong Kong founders can get connected, get support from others, be mentored, and learn from each other.​

    Objective

    To build Hong Kong as the next tech hub of the world by educating youngsters, producing various series, connecting the tech community in both Hong Kong and Silicon Valley.

     

    Mission

    • To provide entrepreneurship education program to nurture the next generations;

    • To produce video and event series to drive people’s awareness about entrepreneurship;

    • To build an entryway for Hong Kong founders to Silicon Valley and the rest of the world by connecting founders, investors, senior corporate executives.

    In 2020, we will:

    • Drive awareness of the Hong Kong startups ecosystem using "My Founding Stories" video series and events and promote FoundersHK social media outlets including Facebook, Instagram and email newsletter.
    • Provide entrepreneurship education program to 1,000 Hong Kong students and young entrepreneurs.

    • Connect with 1,000 founders, investors, senior corporate executives in both Hong Kong and Silicon Valley via FoundersHK events.

    Initiatives

    • "My Founding Stories" Video Series - presents the most inspiring Hong Kong founders, investors, and change-makers in both Silicon Valley and Hong Kong. These videos are where the community can learn about their war stories, lessons learned and dos and don’ts.

    • "My Founding Stories" Event Series - brings together the most inspiring founders, investors, and change-makers in both Silicon Valley and Hong Kong. These community events are where Hong Kong founders can get connected, get support from others, be mentored and learn from each other.

    • Bootcamp - Partnering with UC Berkeley, this program brings the most experienced founders, product managers and growth experts from Silicon Valley to educate, share and mentor Hong Kong startup community on highly relevant and practical lectures for the next generation of technology leaders (founders, product managers, and growth hackers). Working closely with major universities in Hong Kong, we will bring experienced product managers and growth hackers working at top technology companies including Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft and more to Hong Kong entrepreneurs and students.