🚴 2024 Bike Venture Open Call: Startup and Innovation Zone | Innovation Delegation

Propel your startup to new heights and invest in motion! Join us at 2024 Taipei Cycle Show, Asia’s largest cycling industry expo and the ultimate platform where industry heritage meets groundbreaking tech prowess. The inaugural Bike Venture Program, co-hosted by Taipei Cycle and long-term ecosystem builder Anchor Asia (aka Anchor Taiwan), will consist of the Bike Venture Summit, Innovation Salon, Startup and Innovation Zone with Pitch & Happy Hours, VIP Delegation, and unparalleled opportunities to connect with global industry leaders and investors.

Apply today to be part of this revolution in cycling innovation. See you in Taipei!

【 Bike Venture – 新創公開徵件與投資人召集 】

輪轉創新、鏈結國際 – Anchor Asia (Anchor Taiwan) 與亞洲最大自行車展TAIPEI CYCLE攜手合作,於2024年啟動”Bike Venture”計畫,結合台灣強大的自行車產業傳統與深厚科技實力,為屆滿35週年的展會帶入前沿創新、企業新創合作、策略投資以及跨產業交流的新篇章。

Bike Venture計畫包括國際論壇、創新沙龍、創新展區新創發表與產業交流、VIP參訪以及與全球業界領袖、投資人和企業家鏈結的寶貴機會,首次徵件著重的領域包括電動化、顛覆性商業模式、數位轉型、ESG解決方案和其他新興科技,誠摯邀請您共同參與。

🚴 2024 Bike Venture Open Call

Startup and Innovation Zone | Innovation Delegation

Propel your startup to new heights and invest in motion! Join us at 2024 Taipei Cycle Show, Asia’s largest cycling industry expo and the ultimate platform where industry heritage meets groundbreaking tech prowess. The inaugural Bike Venture Program, co-hosted by Taipei Cycle and long-term ecosystem builder Anchor Asia (aka Anchor Taiwan), will consist of the Bike Venture Summit, Innovation Salon, Startup and Innovation Zone with Pitch & Happy Hours, VIP Delegation, and unparalleled opportunities to connect with global industry leaders and investors.

Apply today to be part of this revolution in cycling innovation. See you in Taipei!

【 Bike Venture – 新創公開徵件與投資人召集 】

輪轉創新、鏈結國際 – Anchor Asia (Anchor Taiwan) 與亞洲最大自行車展TAIPEI CYCLE攜手合作,於2024年啟動”Bike Venture”計畫,結合台灣強大的自行車產業傳統與深厚科技實力,為屆滿35週年的展會帶入前沿創新、企業新創合作、策略投資以及跨產業交流的新篇章。

Bike Venture計畫包括國際論壇、創新沙龍、創新展區新創分享與產業交流、VIP參訪以及與全球業界領袖、投資人和企業家鏈結的寶貴機會,首次徵件著重的領域包括電動化、顛覆性商業模式、數位轉型、ESG解決方案和其他新興科技,誠摯邀請您共同參與。

▩ March 6 - Summit

14:00-17:00  Bike Venture Summit 國際創新論壇
* Agenda and speaker lineup coming soon
* Followed by outdoor welcome party (till 18:00)

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center | Main Stage, Hall 2
南港展覽館 二館主舞台

📌 Interest / RSVP Form

▩ March 7 - Pitch & Happy Hours

16:00-18:00 Bike Venture Pitch & Social Spin
創新展區新創發表與happy hours交流

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center
4F, Hall 1, Bike Venture Startup & Innovation Zone (L0118)
南港展覽館 一館Bike Venture展區 (L0118)

📌 Interest / RSVP Form

▩ March 8 - Salon & Roundtable

11:30-13:30 Bike Venture Innovation Salon 創新沙龍

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center
4F, Hall 1, Bike Venture Startup & Innovation Zone (L0118)
南港展覽館 一館Bike Venture展區 (L0118)

📌 Interest / RSVP Form

14:00-16:00 Close-door Industry Roundtable (By invitation)
閉門產業圓桌座談 (邀請審核制)

▩ March 10 - Social Ride

Delegation Social Ride
創新代表團約騎活動

▩ March 6 - Summit

14:00-17:00  Bike Venture Summit 國際創新論壇
* Agenda and speaker lineup coming soon
* Followed by outdoor welcome party (till 18:00)

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center | Main Stage, Hall 2
南港展覽館 二館主舞台

📌 Interest / RSVP Form

▩ March 7 - Pitch & Happy Hours

16:00-18:00 Bike Venture Pitch & Social Spin
創新展區新創發表與happy hours交流

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center
4F, Hall 1, Bike Venture Startup & Innovation Zone (L0118)
南港展覽館 一館Bike Venture展區 (L0118)

📌 Interest / RSVP Form

▩ March 8 - Salon & Roundtable

11:30-13:30 Bike Venture Innovation Salon 創新沙龍

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center
4F, Hall 1, Bike Venture Startup & Innovation Zone (L0118)
南港展覽館 一館Bike Venture展區 (L0118)

📌 Interest / RSVP Form

14:00-16:00 Close-door Industry Roundtable (By invitation)
閉門產業圓桌座談 (邀請審核制)

▩ March 10 - Social Ride

Delegation Social Ride
創新代表團約騎活動

Bike Venture Summit

國際創新論壇
1:30-5pm, March 6
Main Stage, TaiNEX 2

3月6日 1:30-5pm
南港展覽館主舞台

*英文論壇; 提供即席口譯

Fireside Chats with Global Heavy Hitters

【 Investor Session 投資人分享 】
🚩 Innovation in Motion: Yamaha Motor Ventures’ CEO on Corporate Innovation
* Kei Onishi, CEO of Yamaha Motor Ventures
* Interviewer: Cathy Hwang, Venture Partner of Palm Drive Capital

【 Startup Session 新創分享 】
🚩 Reinventing Wheels: Lessons Learned from Tern Bicycles and Hyena
* Joshua Hon, Founder & Team Captain, Tern Bicycles
* Charlie Chuang, CEO, Hyena
* Interviewer: Mark Lin, Co-founder and CEO, Rybit

【 Corporate Session 企業分享 】
🚩 From Angel, IPO, to Giant Innovations: A Story of Entrepreneurial Evolution with Bonnie Tu
* Bonnie Tu, Chairperson of Giant Group 巨大集團董事長 杜綉珍
* Interviewer: Elisa Chiu, CEO of Anchor Asia (Anchor Taiwan) 執行長 邱懷萱

Bike Venture Summit

國際創新論壇

Fireside Chats with Global Heavy Hitters

【 Investor Session 投資人分享 】
🚩 Innovation in Motion: Yamaha Motor Ventures’ CEO on Corporate Innovation
 Kei Onishi, CEO of Yamaha Motor Ventures
 Interviewer: Cathy Hwang, Venture Partner of Palm Drive Capital

【 Startup Session 新創分享 】
🚩 Reinventing Wheels: Lessons Learned from Tern Bicycles and Hyena
* Joshua Hon, Founder & Team Captain, Tern Bicycles
* Charlie Chuang, CEO, Hyena
* Interviewer: Mark Lin, Co-founder and CEO, Rybit

【 Corporate Session 企業分享 】
🚩 From Angel, IPO, to Giant Innovations: A Story of Entrepreneurial Evolution with Bonnie Tu
 Bonnie Tu, Chairperson of Giant Group 巨大集團董事長 杜綉珍
 Interviewer: Elisa Chiu, CEO of Anchor Asia (Anchor Taiwan) 執行長 邱懷萱

* The Summit will mainly be conducted in English. Simultaneous interpreting will be provided.
本論壇將以英文為主,現場提供即時口譯。

Bike Venture Zone

創新展區
Pitch, Happy Hours & Innovation Salon
新創發表、產業交流暨創新沙龍

Global Open Call - Startup Honorees Revealed!

【 Bike Venture – Pitch & Happy Hours 創新展區新創發表暨產業交流 】

Meet the outstanding startups selected from the inaugural Bike Venture global open call! We received incredible submissions from 14 countries, and the 10 Startup Honorees will be introduced by industry leaders including the Bike Venture Advisory Committee members for the Open Call, such as:

🚩 Robert Wu, Chairman of Taiwan Bicycle Association (TBA)
🚩 Donald Yu, Chief Strategy Officer at Giant Group
🚩 TP Lin, GM of Cornerstone Ventures
…& more!

By Leaders, For Leaders - Interactive Industry Salon

【 Bike Venture – Innovation Salon 國際創新沙龍 】

Rev up your innovation engines at the Bike Venture Innovation Salon! This interactive salon will provide a platform for dynamic discussions and networking opportunities, allowing attendees to engage directly with industry leaders and explore the latest advancements in technology and innovation. Seats are extremely limited. RSVP below.

🚩 Deborah Wu, Managing Director, KMC Global
🚩 Andreas Kreiner, Technologist & Strategist at Pierer Innovation

Bike Venture Zone

創新展區

Global Open Call - Startup Honorees Revealed!

【 Bike Venture – Pitch & Happy Hours 創新展區新創發表暨產業交流 】

Meet the outstanding startups selected from the inaugural Bike Venture global open call! We received incredible submissions from 14 countries, and the 10 Startup Honorees will be introduced by industry leaders including the Bike Venture Advisory Committee members for the Open Call, such as:

🚩 Robert Wu, Chairman of Taiwan Bicycle Association (TBA)
🚩 Donald Yu, Chief Strategy Officer at Giant Group
🚩 TP Lin, GM of Cornerstone Ventures
…& more!

By Leaders, For Leaders - Interactive Industry Salon

【 Bike Venture – Innovation Salon 國際創新沙龍 】

Rev up your innovation engines at the Bike Venture Innovation Salon! This interactive salon will provide a platform for dynamic discussions and networking opportunities, allowing attendees to engage directly with industry leaders and explore the latest advancements in technology and innovation. Seats are extremely limited. RSVP below.

🚩 Deborah Wu, Managing Director, KMC Global
🚩 Andreas Kreiner, Technologist & Strategist at Pierer Innovation

Main themes

What we are looking for?
徵件重點領域

Electrification

電動化

e.g., powertrain, battery, IoT system

Disruptive Business Model

新型態商業模式

e.g., subscription, leasing, micro-insurance, customized services, AI x big data, metaverse, health and sport platforms

Digital Transformation

供應鏈數位轉型 (自動化、物流、零售等)

e.g., supply chain management, logistics

ESG Solutions

綠色永續解決方案

e.g., new material, close-loop solutions, blockchain applications, carbon calculation

*Others? Surprise us with your deep tech!

我們著重由自行車出發、與出行文化相關的創新,包括未來運輸、智慧城市、娛樂休閒及運動健康等議題,領域從電動化 (e.g., 電池電機電控)、新型態商業模式 (e.g., 自行車訂閱或租用平台、保險、客製化服務、人工智慧與大數據、虛擬騎乘等)、數位轉型 (e.g., 供應鏈管理、物流、零售等)、綠色永續 (e.g., 新材料、回收機制與技術、碳權計算與交易等)、以及其他我們可能還沒想到的黑科技!

Main themes

What we are looking for?
徵件重點領域

Electrification

電動化

e.g., powertrain, battery, IoT system

Disruptive Business Model

新型態商業模式

e.g., subscription, leasing, micro-insurance, customized services, AI x big data, metaverse, health and sport platforms

Digital Transformation

供應鏈數位轉型 (自動化、物流)

e.g., supply chain management, logistics

ESG Solutions

綠色永續解決方案

e.g., new material, close-loop solutions, blockchain applications, carbon calculation

*Others? Surprise us with your deep tech!

我們著重由自行車出發、與出行文化相關的創新,包括未來運輸、智慧城市、娛樂休閒及運動健康等議題,領域從電動化 (e.g., 電池電機電控)、新型態商業模式 (e.g., 自行車訂閱或租用平台、保險、客製化服務、人工智慧與大數據、虛擬騎乘等)、數位轉型 (e.g., 供應鏈管理、物流、零售等)、綠色永續 (e.g., 新材料、回收機制與技術、碳權計算與交易等)、以及其他我們可能還沒想到的黑科技!

Who Should Apply

誰應該申請

Innovation Delegation - Investor & Corporate

Global investors and accelerators who invest in fields mentioned above, and corporate executives in charge of strategies, corporate startup engagement and/or CVC are welcome to apply to join our Innovation Delegation.

【 投資人與企業代表團 】
對以上領域有興趣的全球投資人、加速器或孵化器代表,以及企業中負責企業創新、企業創投、
與新創合作的決策高層可申請加入我們的創新VIP代表團。

Startup & Innovation Program

Both start-ups and scale-ups are encouraged to apply. The key is whether your solution brings meaningful, scalable and investable impact for the broadly defined bike industry.

The startup application for 2024 Bike Venture program has been closed. You may still fill out the form to get notified when we open the application for 2025. You can also join the “Wild Card” open-mic session on March 7, 2024 at the Pitch & Happy Hours event (🔗).


【 創新展區 】
Bike Venture評選的重點不拘泥於成立的年份,而取決於是否透過創新,帶給產業或消費者更好的解決方案與正面的靈感與刺激。
當然,如果您的公司已經是獨角獸等級,我們相信展會中其他更大的展位會更合適。

2024年創新展區的申請已截止,如果您有興趣收到2025年的報名訊息,歡迎填表,也歡迎參與2024年3月7日於Bike Venture創新展區的新創發表和產業交流活動 (🔗)。

Who Should Apply

誰應該申請

Innovation Delegation

Global investors and accelerators who invest in fields mentioned above, and corporate executives in charge of strategies, corporate startup engagement and/or CVC are welcome to apply to join our Innovation Delegation.

【 投資人與企業代表團 】
對以上領域有興趣的全球投資人、加速器或孵化器代表,以及企業中負責企業創新、企業創投、與新創合作的決策高層可申請加入我們的創新VIP代表團。

Startup & Innovation Program

Both start-ups and scale-ups are encouraged to apply. The key is whether your solution brings meaningful, scalable and investable impact for the broadly defined bike industry.

The startup application for 2024 Bike Venture program has been closed. You may still fill out the form to get notified when we open the application for 2025. You can also join the “Wild Card” open-mic session on March 7, 2024 at the Pitch & Happy Hours event (🔗).

【 創新展區 】
Bike Venture評選的重點不拘泥於成立的年份,而取決於是否透過創新,帶給產業或消費者更好的解決方案與正面的靈感與刺激。當然,如果您的公司已經是獨角獸等級,我們相信展會中其他更大的展位會更合適。

2024年創新展區的申請已截止,如果您有興趣收到2025年的報名訊息,歡迎填表,也歡迎參與2024年3月7日於Bike Venture創新展區的新創發表和產業交流活動 (🔗)。

What you will get

入選福利

  • Exhibition: showcase in the Startup and Innovation Zone
  • Networking events: participate in pitch sessions, happy hours, roundtables, and if you are a cyclist, a ride with industry leaders
  • Cross-industry exposure: connect with potential investors and partners from bike, ICT and automotive industries
  • Marketing and visibility: get ready to pedal into the spotlight!

    入選的團隊將會在台北自行車展的創新展區 (南港一館四樓主展館) 有專屬展位,並將有機會在公開及閉門場合進行pitch與demo,鏈結海內外自行車與科技、電子、汽車產業的企業投資人及創投代表,並搭配大會相關新聞稿與媒體曝光。如果你騎車,那還有機會加入我們在TAIPEI CYCLE結束後安排的產業交流約騎。

What you will get

入選福利

  • Exhibition: showcase in the Startup and Innovation Zone
  • Networking events: participate in pitch sessions, happy hours, roundtables, and if you are a cyclist, a ride with industry leaders
  • Cross-industry exposure: connect with potential investors and partners from bike, ICT and automotive industries
  • Marketing and visibility: get ready to pedal into the spotlight!

    入選的團隊將會在台北自行車展的創新展區 (南港一館四樓主展館) 有專屬展位,並將有機會在公開及閉門場合進行pitch與demo,鏈結海內外自行車與科技、電子、汽車產業的企業投資人及創投代表,並搭配大會相關新聞稿與媒體曝光。如果你騎車,那還有機會加入我們在TAIPEI CYCLE結束後安排的產業交流約騎。

Key Dates

關鍵日期

  • Application deadline: Jan 21, 2024 or when filled (rolling-basis review)
  • Jury announcement: Feb 6, 2024
  • The 35th Taipei Cycle Show: March 6-9, 2024

    – Bike Venture Summit: March 6, 2024 (Main Stage, opening day)
    – Bike Venture Zone Pitch & Happy Hours: March 7, 2024
    – Innovation Salon: March 8, 2024
    – Close-door Industry Roundtable (by invitation): March 8, 2024
    – Delegation Social Ride: March 10, 2024

 

Bike Venture首屆公開徵件將於2024年1月21日截止,採滾動式評選,額滿後將提前關閉申請表單,最慢於2024年2月6日公布入選團隊,建議儘速申請!

Key Dates

關鍵日期

  • Application deadline: Jan 21, 2024 or when filled (rolling-basis review)
  • Jury announcement: Feb 6, 2024
  • The 35th Taipei Cycle Show: March 6-9, 2024– Bike Venture Summit: March 6, 2024 (Main Stage, opening day)
    – Bike Venture Zone Pitch & Happy Hours: March 7, 2024
    – Innovation Salon: March 8, 2024
    – Close-door Industry Roundtable (by invitation): March 8, 2024
    – Delegation Social Ride: March 10, 2024

 

Bike Venture首屆公開徵件將於2024年1月21日截止,採滾動式評選,額滿後將提前關閉申請表單,最慢於2024年2月6日公布入選團隊,建議儘速申請!

Q&A

常見問題

Questions? Check out our Q&A session. If you can’t find your answer, please contact us at info@anchortaiwan.com.

Q&A

常見問題

Questions? Check out our Q&A session. If you can’t find your answer, please contact us at info@anchortaiwan.com.

Venue

論壇地點
Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center 南港展覽館 https://maps.app.goo.gl/PkonqnTAmEPrQtvG6
No. 1, Jingmao 2nd Rd, Nangang District, Taipei, Taiwan 台北市南港區經貿二路1號

Venue

論壇地點
Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center 南港展覽館
https://maps.app.goo.gl/PkonqnTAmEPrQtvG6
No. 1, Jingmao 2nd Rd, Nangang District, Taipei
台北市南港區經貿二路1號