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2015 G-Startup Top 10

【Top 10: EmoKit海妖情绪识别、识益生物、俺有田、握握WOWO、科学妈、美洽、一登、鸭梨心理、天气衣柜、Babystep.tv(List in no particular order)】
2015 G-Startup Top 50
Booth Number
EMB1
EMB2
EMB3
EMB4
EMB5
EMB6
EMB7
EMB8
EMB9
EMB10
EMB11
EMB12
EMB13
EMB14
EMB15
EMB16
EMB17
EMB18
EMB19
EMB20
EMB21
EMB22
EMB23
EMB24
EMB25
Product Name
俺有田
美洽
一登
Babystep.tv
科学妈
天气衣柜
EmoKit海妖情绪识别
鸭梨心理
握握WOWO智能按摩手套
识益生物
逸创云客服
每人计
汤圆创作
职业梦
雷达支付
超交易
彩票365
99分期
蹭饭 Neighbors’ meal
途尔T2tour
Go美
妙汇
云印
Non-finance platform
News in Shorts
Booth Number
EMB26
EMB27
EMB28
EMB29
EMB30
EMB31
EMB32
EMB33
EMB34
EMB35
EMB36
EMB37
EMB38
EMB39
EMB40
EMB41
EMB42
EMB43
EMB44
EMB45
EMB46
EMB47
EMB48
EMB49
EMB50
Product Name
爱闪拍
一瞬
Fotor Photo Editor
西游汉字
ChineseSkill
English Mofunshow
Pickatale
Beenger
会会
花前
友乎App
OurWedding
Pricelizer
甭纠结
Recycle and Reward
诸葛IO
康壹宝
5tv短视频
漫游器
肌肤管家SkinRun
HTML5 手游开发平台
如徕游戏
BBJ
Fullscale XT Plus
芒果智能手机伴侣
Contact us: Tristan Feng (tristan.feng@gwc.net)
G-Startup is the“Geekest” mobile internet innovation platform. Started from 2011.

G-Startup has successfully attracted thousands of startups to participate in the G-Startup competition over the past 4 years. The top 10 selected groups will present their ideas on the of G-Startup stage, and compete for the award.

Top winners in past years include Di Di , Wandoujia, SmarTots, Lexxica, Beiz, Disherence, Placed, Traintracks, Visualead, Open Garden, Foodloop, and many more.

Starting from October 2014, GWC has started its own incubation program ,the G-Home project, to provide opportunities for startups to learn from the most powerful investment institutions, angel investors and, industry leaders. With over 500 senior members, the GWC G-Home project provides competitors with professional tutorials, strategy advisory, financial advice, and platform resources sharing.

G-Startup will be held at Function C, 1st Floor, on April 28th, 2015 from 9:00 to 17:00.

Highlights:

  • Winner would be entitled a free-entrance of GWC’s Incubator in China and Silicon Valley, and receive training from global well-known mentors;
  • TOP 10 teams would gain a special rate of entering GWC’s Incubator in China and Silicon Valley;
  • Attracting thousands of startups to participate in the G-Startup competition – choosing 10 participants to present on stage;
  • TOP 10 startups and the TOP 50 nominated applications will receive a personalized mini booth at GMIC exhibition floor valued at $1500 and 2 passes to the event;
  • A chance to attract investors.

Competition is not the end, but only the beginning!

Who can attend G-Startup competition?

1. A company younger than 5 years;

2. Accepted investment of less than 5 million USD

G-Startup application has ended, Sponsorship and Partnership, please contact: monica.wang@gwc.net

— Judge —

James Shen, Vice President & Managing Director, Qualcomm Ventures

James Shen is vice president of Qualcomm and managing director of Qualcomm Ventures in Greater China. He leads Qualcomm’s venture investments in CooTek (TouchPal), GFan, NetQin, Xiaomi, YongChe, Maketion, MoboTap (Dolphin Browser), Madhouse, AccuVally,Hawkeye, ALO7, Boohee, CamWoWo, InPlug, Chukong Technologies, Unisound, 7Invensun, and other startups. He was General Manager of the joint venture by China Telecom and Qualcomm, as well as the head of Qualcomm Internet Service China business unit. Prior to various roles at Qualcomm, he was founder and CEO of NeTrue Communications and vice president of General Photonics, developing emerging technologies including VoIP, optical communications, and wireless … more.

Hans Tung, Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Hans joined GGV Capital in 2013 as a Managing Partner to focus on mobile Internet, cross border ecommerce, online education, and gaming industry investments. Hans led GGV’s investment and serves on the board of Wish, a fast growing cross border mobile commerce company, Curse, a popular gaming platform,FlightCar, the world’s first peer to peer car sharing company at airports, Totspot, a mobile marketplace for moms, GrubMarket, a marketplace for local farm goods, Xiaohongshu, an active social community and recommendation app for cross border shopping, Misfit, maker of wearable and smart home products, and Xiaomi ecosystem companies Zimi and 1More. He is also actively involved with GGV portfolio companies Flipboard, Draftking, and … more.

Kui Zhou, Partner, Sequoia Capital China

Kui Zhou is a partner of Sequoia Capital China. His investment focus covers TMT, healthcare, clean technologies, consumer services and etc. Many early-stage and intermediate-stage companies invested under his direct command have developed into leading enterprises in their specific field, and about ten of them have even become public companies in A capital markets of the U.S., and Hong Kong or mainland of China. Prior to joining Sequoia Capital China in 2005, Kui Zhou had served in Legend Capital and Lenovo Group with years of work experience in SMEs. He holds an MBA degree from Tsinghua University and a bachelor degree in Electrical Automation of Wuhan University of Technology. Kui Zhou was selected as “Top 50 Venture Capitalists in China” … more.

Ryoichi Suzuki, VP, Recruit Strategic Partners

Vice President of Recruit Strategic Partners Vice President of China business development unit. In charge of the investment, business development and alliance in China. Ryoichi Suzuki was in charge of developing new businesses at Recruit Jobs Co., Ltd. In addition to the Job board business, which accounts for most of the sales at Recruit Jobs, he believes that it is necessary to create new profit sources. While it is very difficult to create new profit sources alone, he is cooperating with suitable partners to jointly create profit-earning businesses. He is targeting various domains such as applicant tracking systems, assessment tools, video interview services, and human resource management outsourcing. These businesses have big potentials not only … more.

— Mentor —

Meera Kaul, Chairperson, Meera Kaul Foundation

Meera Kaul is one of the most prolific names in women empowerment the world over. With her unique entrepreneur experiences over the last two decades she has incubated and invested in ventures across 3 continents. Meera has become a prominent person for women empowerment. She is extremely passionate about helping women advance in their careers and speaks publically to support causes of gender quality and role of women in the new economy. She serves as the Chairperson of The Meera Kaul Foundation a Non-Profit Organization that works to empower women in utilizing their economic, social and intellectual potential. MKF invests in women and women driven programs to create opportunities for unlocking the … more.

Fishman Woo, CEO, Firestone Software

Mr. Fishman Woo, the creator of online game 2.0 theory, is the forthgoer in China’s online game development industry. He was selected one of the 100 people who influence China Internet industry.
In 2000, Fishman founded TianXia Technology Ltd. and sold it to NetEase after 1 year, including 2 games The World and Westward Journey.
In 2003, Fishman established Firestone Software (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd. One year later, Firestone obtained the investment from CITIC Pacific and joined with Optisp. Later Fishman led Firestone develop a cartoon fantasy MMORPG Hero108 … more.

Vincent Yan, CEO, AdMaster

Vincent is the Chief Executive Officer of AdMaster. He founded AdMaster together with Bennett Hong in 2006. Under his leadership, AdMaster has become China’s leading marketing data solution provider. By using cutting-edge technology and by harnessing the power of big data, AdMaster helps companies succeed in the digital marketplace. As a pioneer of digital marketing in China and an important contributor to the development of big data marketing solutions, Vincent strongly believes that data is the key to success in brand marketing and business development. Thanks to his in-depth knowledge of corporate needs and market trends, Vincent has led AdMaster to provide technology solutions for over 80 percent of leading global and local brands. As … more.

— Online Judge —

Yang Nick, CEO, Lebox Capital

The founding partner of Lebox Capital. The president of China young Angels. A series of successful entrepreneurs. He established ChinaRen.com which was one of the top community webistes of China, and Kong.net which is a leading company providing ST value-added service. He is also one of the most active angel investors in China whose investment fields focus on mobile Internet, OTO and cultural.
Personal Experience:
Date of birth: June, 1975
Education: … more.

Allen Zhu, Partner, GSR Ventures

Allen Zhu joined GSR Ventures in 2007 and focuses on investments in Internet, wireless, and enterprise IT. Allen has many investments in the e-commerce space, including Lashou, Lightinthebox, Live by Touch and Moonbasa. He is currently on the boards of Admaster and Moonbasa, and is also actively involved with China Rainbow, and HUBS1.
Prior to GSR, Allen co-founded eBaoTech, a leading provider of insurance core back-end systems. He led the development of the core products, as well as the business division for North and East Asia, including China, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Allen has rich experience in software product development … more.

Jack Liang, Managing Director, Fosun Kinzon Capita

Junzhang Liang is a Managing Director for the Fosun Kinzon Capital. Mr. Liang has over 10 years of investment and business operations experience. In Fosun Kinzon Capital, he is responsible for the investment in various sectors including the Internet finance, real estate services, automotive related services, O2O, big data and SaaS for SME. Mr. Liang is in charge of Fuson Kinzon Capital’s investment in HEcom, Lailaihui, 8DOL, Mocar, Joyme, Quan Group, Ximu and 365 Calendar. Prior to joining Fosun Kinzon Capital, Mr. Liang worked at JCCII, CDH Venture, Lehman Brothers, Venus Tech and EMC. Mr. Liang received his Bachelor degree in the Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University and MBA degree from Yale University.

— Former Judge —

Jun Lei, CEO, Xiaomi Technology Co., Ltd
Deng Feng, Founder&CEO, Northern Light Venture Capital
Liqing Zeng, CEO of Decent Investment, Co-founder of Tencent Holding Limited

Azita Arvani, Head of Innovation, Nokia Siemens Networks
Ajay Chopra, General Partner, Trinity Ventures
Jeff Clavier, Managing Partner, SoftTech VC
Cyril Ebersweiler, Founding Partner, Chinaccelerator
Nicole Glaros, Managing Director, TechStars
Jonathan Greechan, Partner, The Founder Institute
Ken Gullicksen, COO, Evernote
Dr. Ossama Hassanein, Chairman, Rising Tide Fund
Ethan Kurzweil, Vice President, Bessemer Venture Partners
Wei Liu, Partner, CBC Capital
Aaron McDaniel, Sr. Director Global Strategy & BD, AT&T Foundry
Akio Tanaka, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Infinity Venture
Rakesh Sood, Venture Advisor, DoCoMo Capital
Gaurav Tewari, Director, SAP Ventures
Rob Trice, Venture Partner, Swisscom Ventures
Eugene Zhang, CEO, InnoSpring
William Bao Bean, Managing Director, Singtel Innov8
Chow Yen-Lu-Managing Director, WholeTree Venture
Kui Zhou, Partner Sequoia Capital
Hiro Mashita, Business Alliance, Hikari Tsushin Inc.
Peter Fang,Investment Director,Innovation Works
Carlo Longino, Director, WIP
David Lee, Venture Partner at SK Telecom Ventures
Feng Li, Partner, IDG Capital Partners
Wen Shui Bin, Partner, Shenzhen Touch Wood Investment Management Ltd
Alten Fu, Director & Sr. VP, Wondershare
Jack Jia, Partner, GSR Ventures