You may know that we will be running a startup launchpad contest at 19th, the 2nd day of ChinaBang conference. Sixteen finalists will be presenting on stage and compete for a cash prize sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank and a trip to Rovio Headquarter and cool prize from Infinity Venture. Only five days to go, you may wonder who will be sitting as judges. So here they are:

  • Zhou Hongyi – CEO of Qihoo 360
  • Kevin Dai (戴志康) – Comsenz 康盛创想
  • Lilly Huang (黄莉莉) – Silicon Valley Bank (硅谷银行)
  • Steven Hu (胡斌)- Qiming Ventures (启明创投)
  • Wayne Shiong (熊伟铭) – Bertelsmann Investment (贝塔斯曼投资)
  • Akio Tanaka – Infinity Ventures Partners
  • Kelly Poon – Atomico
  • Jackie Liang Chen (陈亮) – Taishan Ventures (泰山天使投资)
  • Li Xiaojun – IDG
  • Li Feng (李丰) – IDG
  • Dai Zhouyin (戴周颖) – CyberAgent
  • William Bao Bean – SingTel
  • Jiang Tao (蒋涛) – CSDN
  • Gu Xiaobin (顾晓斌) – TechWeb
  • Zhao Qi (赵祺) – Paypal China
  • Qiu Hao (丘浩) – Innovation Works
  • Paul Chen – Angry Birds China
  • Ru Haibo (茹海波) – Matrix Venture (经纬创投)

Furthermore, we are also happy to tell you that our ChinaNetCloud friend will be the new launchpad sponsor and offer the TOP 3 winners one free server for a year.

If you want to check out how these startups perform on stage, just do the registration asap.