“Walk21 Hong Kong Conference”, an international five-day conference co-sponsored by Walk21 a global leader in championing walking – and Civic Exchange – a renowned Asian public policy Think Tank., The Walk21HK CityTech Awards , the first ever award to celebrate innovations for walking, was created to showcase how the integration of “smart” elements into urban settings has changed the modern walking experience – from the integration of apps on phones, tablets and wearable gadgets to technologies that encourage new walking habits and anything in between. Eligible entrants will be informed to attend a presentation session hosted by co-organizers, 20 finalists will be recognised at the Conference on the 5th October 2016. Our Judging Panel is formed by investors, angel investors, renowned startup founders, entrepreneurs, IT experts and startup community friends.
Share your ideas with us and gain worldwide exposure!
Winning entries can achieve the followings:
Walk21 Hong Kong Conference
The opportunity to showcase your project to 500 international urban walkability experts and business leaders – a fantastic networking opportunity and a chance to meet potential investors!
Media and Publications
CityTech Awards will be introduced at the Conference’s Welcome Remarks and through press releases in the lead up to the event. This assures that winning entrants receive media attention and generate public interest.
Each winning entry will be on the Walk21HK website which can showcase the idea and provide stakeholders with contact details and information.
Winning entries will be listed in our newsletter, which has a circulation of over 15,000 from both Civic Exchange’s and Internet Society Hong Kong’s databases.
Social Media Campaign
An online voting campaign will be launched in September. The 20 winning entries will be promoted on Walk21HK, Civic Exchange, Internet Society Hong Kong and all the other supporting organisations’ social media platforms.
Sumit NOW by following the steps below:
Fill in the online application form not later than (HKT) 18:00 on 31 August 2016
Submissions from STARTUP CATEGORY should provide the following documents along with the completed online application form:
1. A copy of Business Registration of the entrant or equivalent supporting document
2. A copy of the Certificate of Incorporation of the entrant or equivalent supporting document (if applicable)
3. Attachments or supplementary information (if any).
18 July 2016
Official Call for Entries
31 August 2016
Closing Date for Entries
9 – 10 September 2016
5 October 2016
Awards Presentation Ceremony
Please click HEREfor more information about the Awards criteria & details!