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FOR STARTUPS

Startup Runway

BRIEF

The Startup Runway 2021 is a fair providing startups with the opportunity to showcase their venture, elevate their profile, and create invaluable networking connections. During the two-day event, each startup will be able to show off its ideas, products and services though a dedicated booth set up at the HKUST Academic Concourse.

TIMELINE

26 July

29 July

8 August

11 August

1 September

15-16 September

Applications

open

Information

Session

Deadline for

Applications

Selected Applicants

Announcement

Briefing

Session

Startup Runway!

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INFORMATION SESSION

Interested to find out more details about the event and application process and receive answers to any remaining questions you may have? 

Join our information session on...

29 July

(18:00 - 19:00) 

via Zoom and at The BASE

It will be a great opportunity for you to network with other startups too!

APPLICATION FOR A BOOTH

6 July - 8 August

Looking to promote your startup? Expand your networks? Or find talented and bright students for your startup?

 

Come join us with a booth of your own!

We will provide a dedicated space for you at one of the following locations:

LTA, LTB, LTC, LTD, CYT or The BASE. 

 

Here, each startup can hold interactive activities and set up posters/banners to encourage more visitors as well as distribute flyers so students can find out more about your startup.

The following will be provided to each of the team:

Due to limited capacity, the HKUST Entrepreneurship Center (EC) will be evaluating and shortlisting 20 applicants in total. Priority will be given to startup teams with established partnerships with EC / The BASE and those that demonstrate sufficient feasibility in the interactivity of their proposed experience. For more detailed application guidelines, refer to the application link.