Hong Kong’s Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund and CoCoon Ignite Ventures are visiting the Impact Centre at the University of Toronto to host an information and networking event for entrepreneurs looking to take their startups into China and the rest of Asia.

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.

About Impact Centre

The Impact Centre is a research institute at the University of Toronto that strives to bring science to society through industry projects and partnerships, entrepreneurial companies, and unique training programs. We connect exceptional research, talent, innovative companies, and government to create products and services both for existing industry partners and as the basis for startups.

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