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HK Startup Society exists to serve Hong Kong’s startup entrepreneurs in their quest to achieve startup success through a wealth of exclusively curated content provided by an elite group of startup entrepreneurs around the world.

Latest Perspectives

by Harrison Tang

Bootstrapping 101: Why and When to Do It

It’s a nice idea to think everyone launching a startup captures the imagination (and dollars) of the first venture capitalists they pitch, and they all go on to live happily ever after. Of course, that’s usually not the case, and I have found that there is an alternate approach when VC funding is not an option.

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Topics: Capital Funding

by Gladys Kong

How an Engineer can succeed as a Startup CEO

Transitioning from the tech side to the executive suite requires laser focus and no shortage of nuance. From CTO to CEO, let me share with you my experience.

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Topics: Start-up , Engineering Services

by Jeremy Sheperd

Three steps to leveraging your personal brand to build a startup

Years ago while in China, I was drawn to the beauty, mystery and promise of a string of pearls I had uncovered in an exotic market. I developed a passion for pearls, and wanted to educate myself and others more than anything else. I took this passion into a personal brand, and evolved my startup with tangible steps.

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Topics: Entrepreneurship , China , Jewellery

Latest Events

20 Feb 2019

Fireside Chat with Eunice Wong

Campfire Kennedy Town 
4/F, Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 12P Smithfield 
Hong Kong
6:30 - 8:30 PM


Topics: Start-up Hong Kong
21 Feb 2019

CoCoon Pitch Night Semi-Finals Spring 2019

3/F, Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road,
Tin Hau, Hong Kong
6:30 - 9:00 PM

Topics: Hong Kong Pitching
13 - 16 Apr 2019

Startup Zone @ Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition)

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre 
1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong 

9:30 AM - 6:30 PM (13-15 Apr)

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM (16 Apr)

Topics: Start-up Hong Kong Electronics & Electrical Appliances