Applications to Impact China 2018 are open to French registered companies that meet the following selection standards :
The company is specialized in one of the following areas: digital (telecom, broadcasting, software), IoT, Fintech, design and electronic equipment (BtoB and BtoC)
The Chinese market represents a strategic development area for the startup
Turnover of the startup must be above EUR 1 million in the last financial year
Startup’s equity must offer a visibility of 12 months or more
The startup has more than 3 years of existence
Be able to speak fluent English
Plan to dedicate at least 30% of his/her time within the next 12 months to do business development on the chinese market
Have or plan to recruit at least one Chinese-speaking employee within 1 year
Application fee is €300 excluding value-added tax and other taxes and will be integrated in the program’s price if the Startup is selected. Special €100 Early-Bird discount price for any application before Octobre 5th
Startups or innovative companies will be evaluated and ranked by a jury of French and Chinese experts based on the questionnaires and material provided in the application process.
will be admitted to participate in Impact China 2018, 4+1 weeks acceleration, with an associated cost of 10 500€ ex-Tax. An optional 5th week can be requested by the alumni to be done by end of septembre 2018.
Once you are on the Application form screen, you’ll have to fill out a questionnaire and upload the 3 types of materials listed below :