November 1st, Shanghai Hyatt Regency Wujiaochang Hotel

The annual Innovation China Conference is hosted by the Shanghai Strategic & Emerging Industries Foundation (SEIF), a non-profit organization formed by China Materialia, whose mission is to bridge the East and the West, to connect start-ups with Venture Capital, and to promote Open Innovation and Open Entrepreneurship. Previous attendees of the Innovation China Conferences have included over 50 MNCs, VCs and more than 300 start-ups!

The theme for Innovation China 2018 is New Materials: highlighting opportunities and challenges of technology commercialization and venture investment in the materials sector. You will hear from the brightest start-ups in display, 3D printing and nanomaterials. You will hear from multi-national companies including British American Tobacco, Henkel, Samsung and Cabot. You will hear from leading Venture Capital funds in the sector, including China Materialia, Northern Light and Beijing Innovation Institute.

The Innovation China 2018 Conference also has a One-On-One Pitch session between 3:30 and 5 pm where selected start-ups can meet with the corporate Venture Capital arms of BAT, BASF, SABIC, Henkel and Samsung.

See our event website for further details below: