Maker in China
Hong Kong Chapter 2024

The 2024 “Maker in China” SME Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Contest – Hong Kong Chapter (MiCHK) will be held in Hong Kong on 26 September. Digital Policy Office of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government in collaboration with the China Centre for Promotion of SME Development of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China (MIIT), the Department of Youth Affairs of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government (LOCPG) in the HKSAR, and the China International Cooperation Association of SMEs co-organised the Contest. Formulated by the Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited (Cyberport Company), the Angel Investment Foundation and the Guangzhou SME’s Promotion For Specialization Refinement Differentiation Innovation Development. The Contest is highly valued by the governments of the two cities.

The goal of the competition is to promote the connection between innovative technologies and enterprises, between innovation and technology projects and industrial parks, between market-oriented operations and government policies, and to assist industries in collaborative innovation and industrial upgrading.

MiCHK is an important platform for Hong Kong start-ups and SMEs to better integrate into the overall development of the country and expand their business opportunities in the GBA. Apart from representing Hong Kong to join the state level MiC Global Contest Finals in Mainland China, winning teams can also gain business matching opportunities with a number of Mainland enterprises and set up their businesses in a number of cities in the GBA.

Contest Timeline

Tech areas accentuating new quality productive forces

AI & Big Data

Smart Living and Smart Mobility

Fintech

Third Generation Internet and Metaverse

Biomedicine

Quantum Technology

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Network Equipment

New Energy and Green Technology

New Materials

2018 – 2023

The Hong Kong Chapter has been successfully held for 5 years.
The Contest received great support from over 50 local universities
as well as business and innovation organizations each year.
It attracted participations from many top innovation and technology projects in Hong Kong,
and Top 3 Winners of the 2018, 2021 and 2022 Hong Kong Chapter were also the Global Champion.

2023

“Maker in China” SME Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Contest
Hong Kong Chapter

2022

“Maker in China” SME Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Contest
Hong Kong Chapter

2021

“Maker in China” SME Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Contest
Hong Kong Chapter

2019

“Maker in China” SME Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Contest
Hong Kong Chapter

2018

“Maker in China” SME Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Contest
Hong Kong Chapter