6th Annual North America Chinese Startup Contest and Young Entrepreneur Award


6th Annual North America Chinese Startup Contest and Accelerator


– Application Deadline, 12/07/2015

– Application Form报名表格下载:


North America Chinese Startup Contest_Application_English


YoungEntrepreneurAward_Application_Form (Application deadline for Young Entrepreneur Award:12/24/2015)

Dream Big, Innovate Future

You want to change the world, we are here to help


North America Chinese Startup Contest (TEEC Cup) strives to foster collaborations on market and investment opportunities, career development for professionals and entrepreneurss between the United States and China. The past five contests have drawn more than 10000 attendees (3000 attendees for 2015 final contest alone), and more than 2000 startups teams. Among them, more than 200 teams have received initial funding and/or have initiated partnerships with China counterparts. Among them, Royole Corp., a 3-year-old flexible display startup, has become one of the Top 10 Fastest-Growing Unicorns in China, and recently raised RMB1.1B with a valuation of above $1B. Chinese capital and the China market have played an important role in facilitating the growth of these companies.

The North America Chinese Startup Contest has built a platform connecting startups teams with US and Chinese investors, and providing unique resources for China market entrance. It has brought Chinese capital, the know-how, resources for China market entrance. The 2016 final contest will be held at Santa Clara Convention Center on 01/16/2016. More than 3000 attendees and 200 investors from China are expected to attend. Semi-final will be held on between 1/14-1/15/2016, where selected candidates will pitch investors and judges in a close-door private setting. This provides an unique access to industry experts and successful Chinese entrepreneurs with feedback, mentoring, and advice on China market and connections. Candidates also have the chance to showcase their startups both on stage with an audience of more than 3000 people, and at the exhibition booth.

For the 2016 contest, startup teams that successfully pass the 2nd round will enroll in a special accelerator program. The mentors are successful former entrepreneurs, executives of large corporations, and professional VCs. The program will provide bootcamp-typed of mentoring to startup teams on subjects including business plan polishing , China market strategy, product and business model reassessment, presentation trainings, as well as investor/market connections. Our 36-mentor team consist of rockstars in tech, business, and investing communities. They will guide successful startup teams through the 2-month journey as a valuable partner and advisor.

The startup contest is accepting the startup team application now. The deadline for application is 12/07/2015. Please download and fill out the application form  North America Chinese Startup Contest_Application_English or 第六届TEEC杯北美创业大赛报名表格. Applicants shall email the filled form with 10-15 page PPT to startup21@ucahp.org. Applicants will receive free admission tickets ($750 value) and discounted exhibition table ($300 value).

The contest is organized by UCAHP (US-China Association of High-level Professionals, a professional group started by Tsinghua Alumni and serving global startup teams), SVC Angel Club/Fund, TEEC (Tsinghua Entrepreneurs and Executive Club), and ECPU (the Entrepreneur Club of Peking University.


Mentor Team

We will guide you through the startup journey, hand in hand, to lift you up.

Ping Wu, Founding Partner, SummitView Capital
John Yu, Founding Partner, Oriza Ventures
Roy Kong, Managing Partner, SVC Angel Fund
Maria Zhang, VP, Yahoo
Jun Qin, Chairwoman, TI Holdings
Jun Li, Founding Partner, Wisemont Capital
Alex Liang, Founding Partner, Oriza Ventures
Lifeng Wu, VP, Proplus Design
Will Chen, Partner, Finnegan
Linda Zhou, Partner, K&L Gates
Michael Jin, Managing Partner, TEEC Angel Fund
Jinlin Wang, COO/CTO, Answers
Shawn Lee, Chairman, Chinese Peptide
Tao Huang, Partner, Cenova Venture
Nan Zhong, CTO, TiKL Inc.
Michael Ma, EVP, Arena Solutions
Hong Xue, Managing Director of Westlake Ventures/Partner of Cybernaut Investment
Yi Zhao, Partner, Westlake Ventures
Feng Hu, Advisor, SVC Angel Fund
Haiping Zhao, Advisor, SVC Angel Fund
Hongbin zheng, Managing Partner, Hegang Investment
Connie Sheng, Founding Partner, Nautilus Venture Partners
Bin Chen, Managing Partner, Cybernaut Investment
Jenny Zeng, Managing Partner, Magic Stone Investments
Jack Jia, Partner/CEO, GSR/Trusper
Ben Yu, Managing Partner, Sierra Venture
Tiemin Zhao, Partner, IPV Capital
Jeromy Xue, Managing Partner, Tuspark Venture
Jianyue Oan, President, TEEC
Feng Li, Founding Partner, SummitView Capital
Weijie Yun, Advisor, KPCB
James Hong, Managing Partner, Sand Hill Venture
John Wang, VP, Spansion
Yanchun Wang, Director, Johnson Control
Don Ye, Managing Partner, Tsing Capital
Zhiqiang Tai, Managing Partner, Springs Investment

Accelerator program

1. Presentation Skill Training: 12/16/2015, mentored by Linda Zhou, Partner of K&L Gates; 12/21/2015, mentored by Maria Zhang, Vice President of Yahoo

2.Customized Legal and Tax Consulting: 1/4/2016, mentored by Linda Zhou, Partner of K&L Gates

3.Connect with Hardware Manufacturing • Rapid Prototyping • Industrial Design: 1/6/2016, mentored by James Hong, Adviser of KPCB/Former Vice President of Foxconn

4. Team building and Entrepreneurship Inspiration: 1/8/2016, mentored by Jinlin Wang, CTO/COO of Answers

5.Customized Financial Planning: 1/12/2016, Michael Jin, General Partner of TEEC Angel Fund

6. Mentor/Mantee Christmas Party: 12/22/2015

7.One-On-One Tutoring——Technological Development • Product Positioning • Business Model Consulting: December, 2015 & January , 2016

8. One-On-One Tutoring——PPT polishing : December, 2015 & January , 2016

9. Team Video Producing: December, 2015 & January , 2016

10. Private Pitch to Investors: 01/14/2016,01/15/2016



Application Deadline:

Semi-Finals Date (Top 50 to Top 20):
01/14/2016, 01/15/2016

Finals Date and Location:
01/16/2016 at Santa Clara Convention Center




The 6th North America Chinese Startup Contest 第六届TEEC杯北美创业大赛

Young Entrepreneur Award 青少年创业奖


 –Application Deadline:12/24/2015

-Application Form of YEA



l  Application requirements:

–    High/Middle school students, passionate on startup, exploring the unknown, serving the society

l  Benefits

–  Winners will be awarded YEA certificates and cash prize at the 6th North America Chinese Startup Contest Final

– All applicants and their parents will get free admission tickets ($750 value) of the 6th North America Chinese Startup Contest Final

– Some winners will be interviewed by media

–  Opportunities to be mentored by senior entrepreneurs, VC investors and corporate executives

– Trainings of business plan and presentation open to all applicants

– Winners will obtain discounted exhibition table ($300 value)

l  Submission instruction:

– Form: Please fill this application form YoungEntrepreneurAward_Application_Form or 青少年创业奖中文报名表格

– PPT: Please submit a 10-15 page PPT, which is a business plan with introduction of your idea, target market, product, competitive analysis, business model, team, financial projection, or a 10-15 page PPT, which is an industry analysis report including a description of the industry, the major competitors in the industry, market analysis, technology analysis, reference.


– Email PPT and filled application form to Startup21@ucahp.org by 12/24/2015

– If you have any questions about YEA, please contact with Ye Yuan,Director of YEA, and email to ye.yuan@svcangel.com

l  Timeline

– 12/24/2015: Application Deadline

– 01/02/2016: Presentation Day

– 01/16/2016: Young Entrepreneur Award (YEA) Ceremony


 About us

US-China Association of High-level Professionals (UCAHP): a platform for cross border collaboration platform for high-level professionals, innovation and entrepreneurship.

SVC Angel Club: a community of venture capitalists, the launching pad for startups.

SVC Angel Fund: Early stage investments focuing on dep technology such as machine learning, data analystics, IoT etc.




2016第六届 TEEC杯北美高层次人才创业大赛 (www.startup21.org)
The 6th North America Chinese Startup Contest


报名:填写附件报名表或从Startup21.org网站下载报名表第六届TEEC杯北美创业大赛报名表格 or North America Chinese Startup Contest_Application_English,附10-15页PPT,12/7前寄startup21@ucahp.org.

第六届北美高层次人才创业大赛(TEEC杯北美创业大赛决赛将于2016年1月16日在Santa Clara Convention Center 举行。

TEEC杯北美创业大赛是海外最早、规模最大、影响力最广、层次最高的创业大赛,是技术、人才、市场、资本对接的峰会。大赛项目涵盖云计算、移动互联网、物联网、生物医药及器械、新材料、新能源、集成电路和系统、光电和装备等。大赛自2011 年第一届起,已连续成功举办过五届,共2000多项目参赛,10000人参会, 200多个项目获得上百万美金的投资或者落户园区,直接投资2亿美金投资 。2015年1月份的第五届大赛, 300名中美投资人,来自北美各地区的3000名科技、产业、投资界人士参会。



第六届北美创业大赛得到了众多VC合作伙伴的大力支持,有IPV盈富泰克、武岳峰资本、Tsing Capital、Oriza Ventures、Nautilus Venture Partners、Magic Stone Investment、TEEC Angel Fund、Cenova Venture、Cybernaut Investments、丹华资本、洪泰基金、达泰资本、嘉定创投、青松基金、娱乐工厂、未名天使、Wisemount Capital、SITRI Innovation Fund、SVC Angel Fund等。



  • 30 VC全程跟踪、评审、辅导、投资。
  • 长三角、珠三角、京津冀等经济最活跃地区园区一站对接
  • 北美创业大赛加速器,36个导师化茧为蝶,助力起飞
  • 第四届“北美好项目”导师、团队互选,10位导师
  • 中美青少年创业奖(Young      Entrepreneur Award,报名截止日期12/24)
  • 推荐团队直接参加南京321创业大赛海外分赛、苏州国际精英创业周、江苏科技创业大赛海外分赛等
  • 欧美同学会海归创业学院直达车
  • 人民网专题报道
  • 决赛当日(2016年1月16日),城市和园区专场推介会
  • 决赛前两日的50强闭门路演(2016年1月14-15日)
  • 硅谷天使会会员峰会(2016年1月17日)
  • 商业计划书、项目演讲、法务税务、定制融资、工业设计培训
  • 导师&学员圣诞派对(2015年12月)
  • 与投资人共享高端晚宴(2016年1月16日)

  报名:填写报名表第六届TEEC杯北美创业大赛报名表格 or North America Chinese Startup Contest_Application_English,附10-15页PPT,12/7前寄startup21@ucahp.org.


v 武平 武岳峰资本创始合伙人
v 余军 Oriza Venture创始合伙人
v 孔德海 SVC Angel Fund(硅谷天使基金)管理合伙人
v 张仁辉 Yahoo副总裁
v 秦君 清控科创董事长
v 李骏 Wisemont Venture创始合伙人
v Alex Liang Oriza Venture创始合伙人
v 吾立峰 Proplus Design副总
v 陈维国 Finnegan合伙人
v 金学成 TEEC Angel管理合伙人
v 王金林 Answers CTO/COO,TEEC Angel管理合伙人
v 李湘 中肽生物董事长
v 黄涛 千骥创投合伙人
v Linda Zhou K&L Gates合伙人
v 衷南 TiKL CTO
v 马文祥 Arena Solutions EVP
v 薛宏 赛伯乐投资合伙人
v 赵弋 Westlake Venture
v 胡峰 Google早期员工,天使投资人
v 赵海平 Facebook第一个中国员工
v 郑宏宾 和港创投总经理
v 盛明慧 Nautilus Venture创始合伙人
v 陈斌 赛伯乐投资管理合伙人
v 曾玉 和玉投资管理合伙人
v 贾石琏 Trusper CEO/金沙江合伙人
v Ben Yu SierraVenture管理合伙人
v 赵铁民 IPV Capital管理合伙人
v 薛军 启迪创投管理合伙人
v 潘建岳 TEEC President
v 李峰 武岳峰资本创始合伙人
v 云维杰 KPCB Advisor
v 洪觉慧 富士康副总/苹果/HP
v 王践识 原Spansion副总



The 6th North America Chinese Startup Contest


Young Entrepreneur Award




–    热爱创新创业、未知探索、服务社会的中学生


–    优胜者将获得“青少年创业奖”证书和奖金,并在北美创业大赛总决赛接受颁奖

–    第六届TEEC杯北美高层次人才创业大赛总决赛免费入场券(价值$750)

–    优胜团队有机会接受媒体采访报道

–    资深企业家、投资人、企业高管创业辅导

–    商业计划书和项目演讲培训

–    优胜团队展览摊位优惠(价值$300)


–    请填写报名表,下载青少年创业奖中文报名表格 or YoungEntrepreneurAward_Application_Form

–    请提交一份10-15页的PPT:可以是一份商业计划(包括创业点子、目标市场、产品、竞争分析、商业模式、团队、财务计划等),也可以是行业分析报告(包括行业描述、行业主要竞争者、市场分析、技术分析、参考文献等)

–    请于12/24/2015前将PPT和报名表发送至startup21@ucahp.org

–    对“青少年创业奖”有任何疑问,请联系Ye Yuan,电邮至ye.yuan@svcangel.com


–    12/24/2015:报名截止

–    01/02/2016:决赛项目展示

–    01/16/2016:第六届TEEC杯北美创业大赛总决赛暨“青少年创业奖”颁奖典礼





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硅谷天使会(SVC Angel Club)由多名成功创业家和硅谷资深投资人发起,是一百五十名导师会员的俱乐部,辅导、投资、培育、孵化优秀创业团队,并将其打造为具有影响力的领航企业。硅谷中国天使会(SVC Angel) 致力凝聚华人投资力量、提升华人投资影响力、传承创业文化和历史、服务助力有志之士创业和在美发展。

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