Innovation Programme

NEW CONSUMPTION IN CHINA PROGRAMME
- GIA BEIJING PROGRAMME BATCH 2

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

Partnering with Enterprise Singapore, we are launching today the 2nd batch of GIA Beijing Programme, which is focused on “New Consumption“, one of the two key words highlighted in the 2020 Annual Report released by the China government, refers to the consumption behavior driven by digital technologies.

Double 11, which is a shopping festival held on 11.11 by leading e-commerce platforms, such as Alibaba and JD.com is the most exciting news in the China New Consumption market this month. 11.11 is the largest annual global shopping festival in the world – overshadowing Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. JD.com total sales during Double 11 this year reached RMB 271.5 billion (US$41.02 bn) in GMV. While Alibaba reached RMB 498.2 billion (US$75.27 billion), with the participation of more than 250,000 brands including 2,600 international ones for the first time, and 800 million consumers, indicating a further consumption recovery since the Covid-19 pandemic. The festival kicked off as Taobao’s star anchors, Viya and Li Jiaqi, both started their first livestreaming at midnight on 21st October, a grand opener for the festival. Together, they generated RMB 8 billion (US$1.2 billion) worth of sales that night alone. 2020 is the Year of Livestream Shopping in China. Taobao, Kuaishou, Douyin (Chinese name of TikTok) are the three major platforms of livestream e-commerce. Their total sales in GMV this year are estimated to reach RMB 500, 250, and 200 billion respectively.

  • 4 weeks of virtual programme
  • 1-to-1 online meeting with DayDayUp consulting team
  • 9 online workshops on China's new consumption market trends conducted by China's new retail experts and well-known investors
  • Learn about the 3 leading e-commerce platforms in China and how to work with them (Alibaba, JD.com, Pinduoduo)
  • Learn about the 3 leading livestream e-commerce platforms in China and how to work with them (Taobao, Kuaishou, Douyin)
  • Learn about the 7 leading new media platforms in China and how to work with them (Wechat, Weibo, Taobao, Kuaishou, Douyin, Bilibili, Xiaohongshu)
  • Singapore Innovation Demo Day for participants to pitch potential Chinese partners and investors
  • 5~10 customized online 1-to-1 meetings for each participant with potential Chinese partners and investors. Tailor made for YOU!
  • Optional follow-on physical trip to China after pandemic

Our Programme Participants

Visit Huawei

Xiaomi sharing their success story in international markets

Lecture given by Tencent executive

Airbus Demo Day

Workshop for Thales

One on one business matching with Chinese potential partners

Israel Startup Demo Day

Russia Startup Demo Day

Lecture given by DayDayUp

Our Top-Notch Mentors

Mi Lei

Founding Partner & Co-CEO
CASSTAR

Li Feng

Founding Partner
FREES FUND

Marco Lai

Founder & CEO
LIZHI

Charles Sun

Marketing & Partnership Director
Tencent Cloud APAC.

Yanchun Yan

Partner
ShengJing Group

Yiqun Bo

Founder & CEO
DayDayUp

Joe Wu

Founding Partner
MFund

Leo, Genping Liu

Partner
Vertex

Jonathan Zhun Qiu

Managing Director & US/Europe head at Fosun RZ Capital

William Bao Bean

General Partner at SOSV, Managing Director at Chinaccelerator & MOX

Edward Long

Co-founder of Dianping,Founding Partner of Light-Up Capital

Benjamin Joffe

Partner at HAX / SOSV, VC for deep tech startups. Speaker, Guest Writer at TC, VB


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