The tender and the selection are open to all Italian startups. In stage 1, the I3P should coordinate the choice of the 5 best startups. The 5 best startups will have the opportunity to participate in a 1-week full immersion programme in Hong Kong (soft-landing programme by the HKSTP), to get an overview of the business climate in Hong Kong and exposure to potential partners and investors. At the end of the programme a panel will choose the best startup out of the 5.
- The Consulate General of Italy in Hong Kong
- Italian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and Macao (ICC)
- People & Projects Limited
- Innovative Enterprise Incubator of the Politecnico of Torino (I3P)
- Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP)
- Intesa Sanpaolo
- Branding Records