Toronto Entrepreneurs Meetup Group is proud to support Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, which is a not-for-profit initiative launched by Alibaba Group in 2015. They are passionate about fostering the entrepreneurial spirit amongst young people. 

Coming up in May, they will be visiting Ontario to meet with startup teams and students that are interested in expanding their business from Hong Kong into the Asia market. 

Details of the events are as follows: 

Thursday May 18 Venture Hours @ UWaterloo

https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/venture-hours-uwaterloo-tickets-33773499446 

Friday May 19 Venture Hours @ University of Toronto 

https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/venture-hours-university-of-toronto-tickets-33841125718

Is your startup ready to outreach the Asia market? Join us at this small group gathering, you will have a chance to meet investors from Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund. Learn about the possibilities of fundraising and market expansion from Hong Kong out to Mainland China and South East Asia. 

Agenda:

2:30

Introductions Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, CoCoon Ignite Ventures and discussion on: Raising Pre-A/Series A in Asia, Expansion in Mainland China and South East Asia. 

3:00

1 min intros and networking (investors, entrepreneurs, students) 

4:00

Venture Hours 1-1 Meetings

About Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund

Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund is a not-for-profit initiative launched by Alibaba Group in 2015. Our mission is to help Hong Kong and Taiwan-based entrepreneurs and young people realize their dreams and visions for their businesses and communities.

We are passionate about fostering the entrepreneurial spirit amongst young people. As such, we established in Hong Kong a HK$1 billion fund and in Taiwan a NT$10 billion fund to support entrepreneurs in both markets.

About CoCoon Ignite Ventures

​With connected capital, CoCoon Ignite Venture invests in early stage entrepreneurs who have a unique vision of the New Economy. In the New Economy, businesses are transitioning to non-asset based communities and marketplaces.

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