Description

Here in Asia, we’re the first to see the sunrise. We’re the continent with the most people and some of the oldest civilizations in human history. Also here is home to some of the most innovative hardware startups in the world. From “Startup Nation” Israel of West Asia to high-tech Japan and Korea of Northeast Asia we can find the most innovative creativity comes out.  From Mainland China to uprising countries of Southeast Asia, we can experience and look forward to the future of the hardware world.  

2018 Asia Hardware Battle brings together about 300 business projects and startups from 9 countries and regions, including mainland China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, India and other places. After battling in the cities and undergoing stringent preliminary selection, only 15 teams emerging from these countries and regions will stand to contend for the Ultimate Championship in the final battle in Shanghai in middle of October.

Program|7 September

Time Content
10:30 – 10:35 AHB Korea Introduction
10:35 – 10:50 Opening speech & Organizer Remarks 
10:50 – 10:55 AHB Final Introduction
10:55 – 12:25 PITCH BATTLE  (5 mins pitch + 10 mins Q&A) *Pitch Deck will hand over to the judges one week in advance.
12:25 – 12:40 Judges deliberation & Break
12:40 – 12:50 Judge Speech (Dr. Gang Lu)
12:50 – 13:00 Announcement of Results

Partners

ChinaLab
ChinaLab
Futureplay

Startups

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Lillycover
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Kardian
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Pipebot
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CNR
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Kitten Planet
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EMS SUIT
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Petmate
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ijini
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Analogue Plus

Jury

  • SEUNGCHAN PARK
    SEUNGCHAN PARK Director|China Business Research Institute
  • Johnny Jaiwoong Choi
    Johnny Jaiwoong Choi Associate|Futureplay
  • WOODY HAN
    WOODY HAN CEO|ChinaLab
  • Gang Lu
    Gang Lu Founder & CEO|TechNode

Location

Venue:SONGDO CONVENSIA

Address:No.123, Central Road, Songdo District, Incheon City, South Korea

Contact:ahbkorea2018@gmail.com