2013 MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest
You are invited to join the 2013 MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest.
Register by Jul. 31, 2013, at https://mitchief.org/contest/login
Submit executive summaries by Aug. 12, 2013
|Anyone Can Join the Contest (exceptions are contest organizing team members and their immediate affiliates.) The MIT-CHIEF (MIT-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum) is calling for business plans from a broad spectrum of high tech areas, including Web/IT,Healthcare, CleanTech, Products/Services, and Social Impact. Finalists will be awarded cash prizes totaling over $20,000, with no strings attached! Non-cash awards include mentorship services and China Trek to experience the real-world entrepreneurship.
The MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest, held annually since 2011, is dedicated to building up the China-related entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Greater Boston Area. We are dedicated to:
i) equipping US entrepreneurs with resources from China and helping them enter the China market;
ii) nurturing and supporting , immersing their start-ups into the US market;
iii) connecting entrepreneurs with local resources such as funding, industry expertise, legal services, and know-how of marketing and business models.
Confirmed Judges Include:
Casey Berman Managing Partner, Berman Ventures
Ron Cao Managing Director, Lightspeed China Partners
Calvin Chin Co-founder and CEO, Transist Impact Lab
Kui Du CEO, Youth Business China
Anna Fang General Manager, ZhenFund
Hanson Li Co-founder and Managing Director, Huatone China Inc.
Haibin Liu Co-founder and Managing Director, Eastern Link Capital
Mathew Nordan VP, Venrock Capital
Karl Ruping Managing Partner, IncTANK Ventures
Terrence Russell Managing Partner, Zensei Analytics, LLC
Lixin Shen President & CEO, Wuxi Howfond Biopharma
Huai Wang Founding Partner, Zhijing Capital
Yajun Xu Sr. Vice President, Shanghai ChemPartner
Weijie Yun Senior Advisor, Northern Light Venture Capital
Xiaojun Li, Partner, IDG Capital Partners
|For more information about judges, please visit: https://mitchief.org/contest/judging
For more information about MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest, please visit http://mitchief.org/contest