[HK] Cocoon Pitch Finals

When: Wed, April 2, 2pm – 5pm, 2014
Where: CoCoon, 3/F, Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Rd, Hong Kong
Admission: HKD 85
Tickets: EventBrite

CoCoon Pitch Day enables entrepreneurs to present their products or services to a variety of audiences and seek potential funders, co-founders, team members, customers, partners or publicity. So far CoCoon entrepreneurs have received over HKD 15 MILLION in funding from investors they met at CoCoon. CoCoon Pitch Finals was featured on Forbes and TVB Money Magazine.  Finalists:
  • Muku Labs: Kevin Leung, Cellphone microscope. With our technology anyone will be able to diagnose malaria accurately with one drop of blood, potentially save hundreds of thousands of lives using cellphones.
  • Uhoo: Jean-Pierre Wack, Air quality sensors. Uhoo is an ecosystem of sensors that provides recommendations to people with respiratory problems by associating local air quality and vital health signs.
  • Bindo: Benedict Wong, Retail platform. A retail platform that indexes inventory and brings local merchants online through the use of an iPad-based Point-of-Sale (POS).
  • Avrio Solutions:  Zorro Cheng, Bring your own device (BYOD). Facilitate the implementation of BYOD policies in schools.
  • MyFlat: Matthew Tam. Neighbourhood social network. Myflat.hk is a neighbourhood social network developed especially for Hong Kong residents to better connect online with their real neighbours and build a stronger community in which they live.
  • FastLane Pro: Alex So. Accounting for startups. A team of tech savvy and startup friendly accountants specializing in outsourced accounting and corporate services.
  • Playroll: Enoch Chan, E-ticketing for concerts. Playroll helps music lovers track and order tickets for upcoming concerts. By helping promoters understand audience interests, Playroll helps bring more shows to Hong Kong at better ticket prices.
Epilogue: Reverse Pitching: CoCoon Market Challenge  Investors will present their ideas, looking to hire talented folks who are bold enough to take on the challenge and help the investors realize their ideas.