North American Business Plan Competition Registration:

One platform, get connected with 20 US and China VC,   10 top Chinese science parks.


The first workshop, 11/6/2010, Early Brid registration ended 10/31/2010 (Contest registration $ 50 for early birds, $ 100 10/31-11/30, conference only $ 30 by 11/30)
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Benefits:
1, the fund raising platform - access to 20 VCs and Angel investors. Get the first angel investment of $500k. Initial funding helps to get science park fund, and other high-level talent fund.
2, returnees channel - all projects will be recommended to fast track of the top 10 high-tech park, special treatment from the parks including preferential policies, funding, taxation, office support. Helps to select the appropriate science park to shorten the adaptation period, help companies to quickly launch and expand.
3, One stop for finding parks and investments - 20 VC, 10 high-tech park. Angel Fund, VC and government funds co-invest, with access of many high-level talent plan with monetary support.

Procedure: (www.ucahp.org)
1, Download and fill up the application form (including Executive Summary) to send This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.ucahp.org/attachments/1286174459/Contest2010_Application.doc
2, Paypal, $ 50 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (10/31 front), $ 100 (after 10/31), 
Check, payable to UCAHP, PO BOX 1563, Cupertino, CA 95015, USA
Registration fee includes all the preliminaries, semi-finals and final process. Complimentary 3 to 5 free admissions to Jan 9, 2011 startup summit in SCCC.
3, Fill in the registration record http://bit.ly/startupcontest 

Registration to attend the final day business summit
1, $ 30 (before 11/31), $ 50 (12/1-2011/01/09). Paypal or check, ibid.
2, fill in the registration record of the organizing committee to confirm your registration http://bit.ly/startupcontest.

Final and startup summit on January 9, 2011, in Santa Clara Convention Center (SCCC, Santa Clara Convention Center, http://www.santaclara.org/conventioncenter/). 
Startup Summit featuring Keynotes, VC forum, Park Forum, High-level talent plan Forum, and the Business Plan Pitch, the judges comments and so on.

Key dates:
   
Project submitted by early bird deadline October 31, 2010
   
Project submission deadline November 30, 2010.
   
Final and business summit, January 9, 2011
   
   
Competition contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 001 (408) 384-9688

Frequently Asked Questions:
We are a high-tech company founded more than a year, focusing on solar related products. Sand Hill has awarded the first round of funding, we hope that to expand in China and look for the second round of financing. Our second round of financing for the number of large, is this the right contest for my company?
A: The high-tech parks should be very interested in your case. So do VCsThe money may not be a problem. Not long ago, a China VC once considered invest 80 million RMB on solar energy related companies.

Compare this contest and other contests:
A: Focuses on help your projects get funded, and supported by the science parks. It is not a show, not for profit.

How to ensure the confidentiality of the project:
A: Only the designated judges can see and evaluate your project. Participants can choose to hide the team composition, technical secrets. On the other hand, the process of competition, is an intensive process of fund raising from (VC and parks). Participating teams can also choose to set a private interview with the judges.

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