WHO CAN JOIN ?
Applicants can apply either as a start-up team or an individual team. There is no restriction to the number of members for a team, however, we believe the optimal number of team members should be from 3 to 6. The fully-funded Energiser Week will cover 3 team members from each team.
Each company can only send one team and each team can only submit one application.
Each Applicant can only join one team.
Only completed Application Forms with the documents required to be enclosed as stated therein shall be considered valid entries.
Start-up / Company Teams
All team members must be aged 18 or above.
All team members must be full time employees of the company.
The applying company are not necessarily pure-play Big Data companies. Their core business can be in any industry but they are making use of Big Data Technology to empower their business models, products, services or technologies.
For Hong Kong Chapter, the applying company must be incorporated in Hong Kong.
For other chapters, the applying company must be incorporated in Mainland China
Any individuals aging 18 or above including students can enter this stream.
The applied project should be POC (Proof of Concept) ready, or be ready for market.
For Hong Kong Chapter, at least one member in each individual team must qualify as one of the following categories of persons, as at the deadline of application (October 30th, 2020).
Persons having the right of abode in Hong Kong, including Hong Kong permanent residents;
Persons having valid permission to stay in Hong Kong for residence;
Persons having valid permission to land in Hong Kong as a student; or
Persons having valid permission to land in Hong Kong for employment.
For other chapters, at least one member in each individual team must qualify as one of the following categories of persons, as at the deadline of application (October 30th, 2020).
For details of eligibility requirements and application procedures, please refer to the Prospectus
12/2020 - 04/2021
FINAL PITCHING & EXHIBITION
Selection of finalist teams and champion teams for each stream will be based on the following assessment criteria:
& RETURN ON INVESTMENT
Should there be any dispute as to the results of the assessment, the decision of the Judging Panel shall be final.