2017 China-UK Hi! Technology Festival

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Cocoon Networks London

4 Christopher Street



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China-UK Hi! Technology Festival is coming back!

As a leading partner of London Tech Week, Cocoon Networks, the first Chinese capital backed international startup ecosystem in the UK, is powering the second China-UK Hi! Technology Festival to connect European tech entrepreneurs with Chinese market and capital. The festival convenes entrepreneurs, professionals, investors and policy makers from both China and the UK to gain deep market insights, share the latest proven concepts and establish new business relationships. Following the great success of 2016 with over 2,000 visits and 500 audiences, we are aiming to excel our content and quality of the event this year.

This year, we bring the experts from China's leading innovation park - Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Industrial Parks, as well as few investment firms, such as GCL Finance (Group) Holdings, Golden Sunflower Capital Management and ChinaEquity Group, to the city of innovation and technology---London!

With the topic on 'Emerging Smart Technologies of the Industry 4.0 & Made in China 2025', we will focus on investment and collaboration opportunities within industry 4.0 related industries, i.e. Fintech & Blockchain, AI, smart device, green tech, between China and the UK.

What you can expect from the festival:

  • Meet with 300+ tech entrepreneurs from both China and the UK;

  • Understand market insights and future visions from 80+ industry leading speakers;

  • Connect with 40+ investment institutions and 15+ Chinese government delegations;

  • Gain access to the Chinese market through diverse events (networking, demo/showcase, workshops, conference) focusing on different topics across 3 days;

  • Build your brand image and raise the awareness of your company;

  • And most importantly, join the tech start-up community and celebrate with us through the festival!

We look forward to welcoming you there!

Contact us:

General Enquires: London@cocoonnetworks.com

Partnership & Sponsorship: yaxi.li@cocoonnetworks.com

Pitch at the festival: tong.yang@cocoonnetworks.com

Host events at the festival: ting.yuan@cocoonnetworks.com

Confirmed Speakers:

Preliminary Agenda:

Wednesday 14th June

  • 09:00-10:30 Power-up breakfast powered by Alibaba Group

  • 10:30-12:30 Alibaba Could & Ant Financial Services Group Workshop

  • 13:30-18:30 Create@Alibaba Cloud Startup Contest Event

  • Find More Info: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/alibaba-cloud-global-startup-contest-london-station-tickets-34071208903?aff=eac2

Panel Judges:

Thursday 15th June

Conference: Emerging Smart Technologies of Industry 4.0 & Made in China 2025

  • 9:10-10:00 Opening & Welcoming Remarks--the context of Industry 4.0 & Made in China 2025 in China and the UK

  • 10:00-10:50 Session One: Industry 4.0 – Investment landscape

  • 11:00-11:30 Session Two: Innovation in MedTech

  • 11:45-12:30 Session Three: Innovation Showcase1: Access to Chinese Market

  • 12:30-14:00 Lunch & Networking

  • 14:00-14:15 Session Four: Industry 4.0 – Innovation Landscape

  • 14:15-15:30 Session Five: FinTech & Blockchain

  • 15:45-17:00 Sessoin Six: The Future of AI

  • 17:15-18:00 Session Seven: Innovation Showcase 2

Friday 16th June

  • 10:30-12:30 How AR/VR are impacting the Augmented Product Lifecycle organised by Realities Centre

  • 14:00-15:30 Blockchain and FinTech Acceleration Programme Launch Event organsied by FinTech4Good & Blockchain Acceleration Network

  • 15:30-17:00 Four Steps to Tech Success
  • 17:30-22:00 Cocoon Connect: Networking Night

We look forward to welcoming you there!

Email us: London@cocoonnetworks.com

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