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New World Innovation Challenge 2021

New World Innovation Challenge 2021 is an open competition designed to elevate solutions provided by the next generation of promising startups, students and intrapreneurs. To better equip our teams, participants are given exclusive access to mentorship from established startup founders, industry expertise from New World Group mentors and in-person site visits on the case studies they will tackle.


Early submission: Sep 30, 2021 | Final submission: Oct 13, 2021


Cloud Career Pathway Competition

Cloud Career Pathway Competition 2021

Competition Period: 1 May - 30 Sep 2021


More information: Download here



HKSTP Elevator Pitch Competition

Pitching competition: 5 Nov 2021 (Fri)

Application deadline: 31 Aug 2021 23:59

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Techstar_ Startup Weekend Lingnan University

Theme: Gerontechnology for Better Living

  • 8 Oct 2021 (6pm – 9pm)
  • 9 Oct 2021 (11am – 9pm)
  • 10 Oct 2021 (11am – 7pm)

Venue: Gerontech-X Lab, and Sin Chong Ming Function Hall

Details: To be announced 



Hostel Entrepreneurial Laboratory (HEL)​

Collaborate with the Office of Student Affairs, LEI will launch the second HEL 2021 to promote the concept of innovation and entrepreneurship in the hostels. Students could pitch for their start-up ideas and win prizes to turn ideas into action. For more information and Registration.

Briefing Session*
Date: 24 Sep 2021 | Time: 4:00pm – 7:00pm | Venue: LKK301 | ILP: 1 Unit (RE)

Workshop on Ideation and Empathy (Speaker: Mehek – LEI Product Designer)*
Date: 27 Sep 2021 | Time: 4:30pm –  5:30pm | Venue: LKK301 | ILP: 1 Unit (RE)

Business Model Canvas Workshop (Speaker: Fung – LEI Entrepreneurship Consultant)*
Date: 4 Oct 2021 | Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm | Venue: LKK301 | ILP: 2 Units (RE)

* For briefing session and training workshops, students can enroll during the ILP add/drop period

Final Pitch
Date: 28 Oct 2021 | Time: 6:30pm – 9:30pm | Venue: LBYG01 | ILP: 3 Units (RE)

Pitch Registration:


Robocon 2021

Lingnan Robocon Team 2021

Information session: 13 Sep 2021 | 4:30pm - 6:00pm | LKKG03

More details & Sign up to join the Robocon team: