China Start: International Bootcamp, finding our first global entrepreneurs


Sydney School of Entrepreneurship (SSE) is on the hunt for 5 student entrepreneurs from across NSW to participate in an international bootcamp, CHINA START from 4-8 June 2018. China Start is a 5-day China immersion program for startups and growth companies to learn China-specific knowledge, network with potential local partners and pitch for Chinese investment.

Are you interested? Apply here. Applications close 15 April 2018.

The experience

1 Week

2 Accelerators

3 Cities: Beijing, Shanghai & Shenzhen

4 Pitches to 50-100 investors for investments & partners

5 Company visits

A commitment to capture the China Opportunity for your startup

We are looking for passionate people with drive and an entrepreneurial outlook – students who already run a startup.

The China Start program has been designed for China focused start-ups to learn, network and pitch with the best of the best in China. Those high potential, globally minded entrepreneurs who see their startup’s future strategy closely aligned with the growing opportunities presented by China. The program makes the opportunity accessible for the SSE community to acquire China specific knowledge, global mindset and investment.


50% program fees are covered by SSE ($3,750), travel and accommodation is excluded from the program fee.

The expected travel expenses are $2,000 for the 5 days.