Every year, in addition to the final competition, BUTTON hosts the cross border investment summit for the participating startups. 100+ VC firms and local business partners will be invited to the event. Participating startups thus have a chance talking to the VCs and real Chinese demands or cooperation. The meeting is 1-1 private meeting style.
Champion team: 500K RMB
Run-up teams: 250K RMB
Third-place teams: 100K RMB
Fourth-place teams: 50K RMB
The flight fare to China and logistics to the Final Competition will be covered.
Button and our partners will be responsible for tracking the follow-up development of award-winning projects.
After having companies registered and operated in Anhui, all awarded projects that pass evaluation will receive a three-year soft loan with 100% interest discount for the first year, 50% for the second year, and 25% for the third year.
The support policies will be detailed by municipalities, focusing on local science and technology supporting policies for landing projects, providing landing support from local science and technology parks, entrepreneurship counseling, and investment and financing docking and other supporting policies. All participating teams will be offered professional services, including professional services for high-rate success in roadshow and obtaining the follow-up support of local, comprehensive services for company landing, the application of talent policies, the professional docking of provincial park and other incentive services.
After having companies registered and operated in Anhui, all awarded projects will be provided the free rental office space for actual operating needs (including but not limited to R&D, manufacturing, and etc.)
An entrepreneurial team or company with scientific and technological innovations and business plans
A team with no less than 3 core members
Products, technologies and related patents belonging to the participating team, without any conflicts with other entities or individuals
Healthcare, Biotech Medtech and Related
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data
Intelligent Manufacturing New Energy and New Materials
Silicon Valley Division:
June 1st - September 1st
Tel Aviv Division:
June 1st - August 8th