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Reminder: Last chance to apply for 2017 SVIEF Chengdu Trip

When: May 10-12, 2017
Apply due date: 11:59pm, 3/31/2017
Where: Convention Center in Chengdu, China
Project Application: www.svief.org/tochina
Speaker Application: www.svief.org/form
More info: www.svief.org/2017/chengdu
Chengdu has just named the most favored city for innovation and entrepreneurship in the year of 2016; the government has just announced a grant of 15 billion Yuan will be used to support innovative actions. More than 5,000 new startups were established last year alone, surrounded by 10,000 tech corporations with incubators built within.
This trend of entrepreneurship has attracted tens of thousands of people move to Chengdu and gained an increasing attention from the Silicon Valley.
 
Last year, SVIEF has been one of the first to land in Chengdu with a successful event. Dozens of projects went along with SVIEF have got funding from local investors through this less-than-one-week trip. This year, SVIEF will continue the journey, bringing most renowned speakers from the U.S. along with 100 projects in high technology area from the U.S. to Chengdu between May 10-12, 2017.
 
Let’s together get ready for the incredible Chengdu trip!
SVIEF 2017 Chengdu
Funding Opportunities
 

Projects joining SVIEF Chengdu will have the opportunity to land in the city, to meet with local investors, vendors and partners, and to take advantage of the local preferential policies and be invested!
 
SVIEF Acceleration Program in Beijing
 

Prior to the event, the SVIEF committee will select 20 projects to join the SVIEF Acceleration Program in Beijing for 2 days for an unparalleled experience FOR FREE! Whoever’s in AR/VR, Smart Car, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Smart Home or UAV industries—you’re more than welcome to join the Program!
 
During the Beijing trip, you’ll –
  • participate in the exclusive demo sessions held by SVIEF, pitch in front of top tier Chinese investors
  •  have one of the kind experience meet with C-level executives from Didi, Xiaomi Inc. and other Chinese tech corporations
  • visit top incubators including Z-Innoway, InnoZ, Beijing Changping Technology Innodevelop Group etc.
  • attend welcome dinner & buffet reception with local investors
 
Sounds intriguing? Act quick and contact us right away!
 
Last year, SVIEF has brought more than 50 new technology projects from the Silicon Valley back to China. Thousands of attendees from around the nation witnessed the latest technologies from the other side of the Pacific Ocean.
Many more companies and projects showcased on SVIEF 2016 Chengdu— WigWag, an IoT company who had received $4 million investment last year; Space VR, a VR project focus on space exploration;Butterfleye, a smart home surveillance project who raised 6 times of its target amount on Indiegogo, the largest crowd funding website in the U.S.
 
Not only the audience had a great time, projects went to China expressed their gratitude after the event with apparent outcome from the trip. Check out what they have said-
 
It was a great honor for us to participate, thank you so much!  It was a great experience and we met many people how want to work with us we haven't met before.”
 
Our network of potential investors and industry partners in China is growing big now thanks to SVIEF!  We have lots of work ahead to follow up with all of them!”
 
SVIEF Chengdu was a great success!  10,000 visitors, the ProfileMyRun booth was very busy all the time,
sometime with 20 people filming and taking pictures at the same time.
Exhibition formed part of the event. Keynotes speeches and breakout sessions filled out the other part of it.
 
Here are the speakers joined SVIEF 2016 in Chengdu –
Co-winner of 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics, Arthur B McDonald, Head of Strategy of Uber China, Zhen Liu, Captain & Chairman of Founders Space, Steve Hoffman, Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University, Steve Feiner, President of Big Beacon, Dave E. Goldberg and Venture Partner of Tsing Capital, Dr. Tingwei Li also joined our Chengdu stage.
 
This May, who will be there with us?
When: May 10-12, 2017
Where: Convention Center in Chengdu, China
Project Application: www.svief.org/tochina
Speaker Application: www.svief.org/form
More info: www.svief.org/2017/chengdu
We sincerely invite you to join SVIEF 2017 and recommend speaker / exhibitor for us.

Silicon Valley Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF) is an international conference designed to foster innovation and promote business partnerships connecting US and Asia-Pacific region. It is a leading venue in high-tech industry field, gathering multi-tech and business professionals, as well as providing a platform for the exchange of talent, technology and capital. The past five SVIEFs were held annually in Silicon Valley since 2011 fall, attracting more than 5,000 attendees each year.

more details: click here
We will provide LIMITED number of reimbursements for airfare and accommodation for our speakers and exhibitors in SVIEF 2017 Chengdu, Shenzhen, Xi’an, Beijing upon application. Please contact info@svief.orgfor more info]
Annual sponsors
Strategic partner
Partner
Review for past keynote speakers
Conference sponsorship and exhibition opportunity:
Alice Lin (Silicon Valley, U.S.A.)
Email: alice@svief.org
WeChat: alicelin1125
 
Jane Zhou (Beijing, China)
Email: jane@svief.org
WeChat: 18600169140
 
Media:
Kevin Wang (Shenzhen, China)
Email: kevin@svief.org
WeChat: 13530051766
 
Project Roadshow / Demo:
Benson Huo (Silicon Valley, U.S.A.)
Email: benson@svief.org
WeChat: huobenson

Other:
Tel: 001-650.567.9999
Email: info@svief.org
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