Shanghai 28 June - 1 July 2017

4YFN Awards Shanghai Finale

4YFN Startup Event

Date & Time

Friday, 30 Jun 2017

14:00 - 15:00


SNIEC Hall W2 4YFN Microsoft Accelerator Shanghai Stage


The 4YFN Shanghai Awards is a pitching competition aimed at finding the best digital startups among those exhibiting with 4YFN at MWC Shanghai.

5 finalists will be carefully selected from the confirmed exhibitors to pitch on stage.

The finalists will pitch their product on stage in front of a live audience that will include investors, business executives, entrepreneurs, government officials and the general public.

After the pitches, the winner will be decided by a secret ballot by the jury members and announced on stage.


Startup finalists:

– OpenAsApp

– SmartGolf

– ucfunnel


– mailtime


Who is the jury?


– Kim Leitzes, Entrepreneur in Residence, Click Ventures

– Donna Nguyenphuoc, Partner, SPARQ Capital

– Nicolas du Cray, Investment Director, Cathay Innovation

– Panda Wan, Founding Partner, Discovery Investment Group


During the jury deliberation, Ofri Ben Porat, CEO & Co-founder of Pixoneye, one of the winners of 4YFN Awards 2016, will explain how winning a 4YFN Awards has helped his startup to grow.


What are the prizes for the winner?


– Meet international press for promotion of the winning project

– Dedicated article published on 4YFN Website and included across newsletter and social channels

– Article published within the 4YFN Investors Club newsletter

– Opportunity to exhibit for FREE at 4YFN Barcelona 2018 over the 3 day event

– 10 FREE visitor passes to 4YFN Barcelona 2018

– Nominated to present the award for 4YFN Shanghai 2018