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FIVE startups will be chosen to fly to Singapore to attend the exclusive, invitation-only Global Startups Exchange Program. This 4-week intensive Exchange Program hosted by Infocomm Investments Singapore is designed for Taiwanese startups aiming to tap into the vibrant Southeast Asia market.


Dates: Feb. 22 to Mar. 20, 2016

Benefits: Selected teams will receive a one-month immersion hosted by Infocomm Investments. The 4-week schedule will include introductions to the local startup scene, weekly 1:1 mentor sessions, a local entrepreneur buddy, weekly social events, and complimentary working space and services at the cool BASH co-working space in BLK 79 Singapore.  

Language note: The exchange program will primarily take place in English. 

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a Taiwan-based tech startup, with R&D primarily taking place in Taiwan
  • Product must have international potential, with a plan to expand into Southeast Asia 
  • Team must have at minimum a working prototype (hardware) or open beta (software) & existing traction
  • Founder or Co-Founder must be able to introduce the product in English
  • Team must already be registered as a business in Taiwan
  • Funding stage must be pre-A or Series A (updated from previous requirement of maximum USD $2 million)


Please submit the following information via the link below by Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 2 pm:

  • Link to completed Business Model Canvas
  • Company Name
  • Product Name
  • Name/title/email of all attendees
  • Official website and (optional) pitch deck
  • One paragraph describing your go-to-market strategy for the Southeast Asian market
  • Description of existing traction
  • Optional: If you have a more detailed Southeast Asia plan, please provide a link to this document.

Five startups will be chosen by Infocomm Investments & TSS together.

The selected teams will be notified by Monday, Jan. 25 at 8 pm, and the list of teams will be shared on the Taiwan Startup Stadium Facebook page.

Additional requirements & notices:

  • Team must attend the full program according to the agenda arranged by Infocomm Investments.
  • Teams will be responsible for booking and costs of air tickets & accommodation.  
  • Teams must provide a feedback report within one week of returning to Taiwan. 
  • Selected teams will have a chance to meet with the Infocomm Investments team on Jan. 28 in Taipei.