On 13 November 2019, under the witness of Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Heng Swee Keat, Enterprise Singapore (ESG) announced the partnership with DayDayUp as their GIA partner in Beijing. GIA, which stands for Global Innovation Alliance, is a network of Singapore and overseas partners in major innovation hubs and key demand markets, with a focus on technology and innovation. It is a joint initiative between Enterprise Singapore and the Singapore Economic Development Board.

DayDayUp is partnering ESG to run GIA X DayDayUp Beijing  Acceleration Programme that will support (i) Singapore-based startups and SMEs in reaching out to the Chinese market through Beijing; and (ii) Chinese startups in scaling up in Asia by using Singapore as a springboard to the rest of the region.

GIA X DayDayUp Beijing Acceleration Programme is a GIA Acceleration Programme, and is designed to help Singapore-based technology startups and SMEs set up, test-bed, commercialise their solutions, and co-innovate with partners in Beijing through a series of highly customised programmes and activities. It will provide participants with access to the Chinese market, including introductions to potential investors, partners, customers, and talent resources. DayDayUp will also support Singapore-based startups and SMEs, including those who are not participating in the GIA Acceleration Programme through coworking space, incorporation service, and HR service.

  • 6 weeks virtual programme
  • Lecture on China market environment given by China market expert
  • One-to-one meeting with DayDayUp consulting team
  • 9 workshops on China's cutting-edge tech innovation and market trends, given by China's tech giants and wellknown investors
  • Singapore Innovation Demo Day for participants to pitch Chinese potential partners and investors
  • Customized for YOU! 5~10 one-to-one customized meetings for each participant with Chinese potential partners and investors
  • Result-oriented! The programme clearly aims at providing useful new networks and opportunities for business or innovation partnerships which would be followed up in the next 6 months.
  • Optional follow-on physical trip to China after pandemic


  • The Programme received 42 applications;
  • After 3 rounds of evaluation, 10 Singaporean companies were selected.

E-commerce, Cross-border, Home Product

A quality home and lifestyle products focused
e-commerce platform covering China, Singapore and the rest of Southeast Asia

No-code, Mobile, Enterprise Solution

No-code platform for Enterprise Hyper-Automation

EduTech, SaaS, PowerPoint

Interactive teaching and live student engagement for PowerPoint

Sharing Economy, Mobility, B2B, B2G

To direct the movement within cities with core mobility engine, and make transport more efficient, convenient and affordable.

Robotic, Retail, Coffee, Artificial Intelligence

Crown Digital makes a fully unmanned cafe created through their experience in café operations combining artificial intelligence and automation.

EduTech, Immersive Learning, VR, AR, IoT, 3D

A global EduTech company focused on innovation for immersive learning by leveraging VR, AR, IoT, and 3D technologies.

Enterprise Solution, SaaS, Automotive

To build the best-in-class smart automotive asset management and maintenance platform & productivity services.

Ultrasound, Artificial Intelligence, Electric Grid

Feeders provides ultrasound inspection with AI solution for electric utilities.

Blockchain, Cross-boder, Payment, C2C

Blockchain technology based cross border solution provider

Cross-boder, Payment, B2B, SME

Financial service solutions for corporates & SMEs


Arie Schreier

General Manager
PTL Group- China

Li Feng

Founding Partner
Top investor, 5 IPOs

Marco Lai

Founder & CEO

Charles Sun

Marketing & Partnership Director
Tencent Cloud APAC.
HK: 0700, USD 667 Billion

Tina Zhao

VP of Enterprise Services
#2 unicorn worldwide

Leo, Genping Liu

Vertex Ventures
Singapore-based VC, USD 3B+

Xinhua Liu

Venture Partner
Gaorong Capital
China Top VC, Former Kwai & ByteDance

Pengcheng Zou

SZ: 300496, RMB 40 Billion

Ross Luo

General Manager of Asia Pacific Region
Tuya Smart
The Leading Global AI+IoT Enterprise

Dr. Li Wei

Transfong Ventures


Week 1

07 – 11 SEP 2020

Registration & Payment

DayDayUp Team

Week 2

14 – 17 SEP 2020

18 SEP 2020

One-on-One Meeting & Consulting 

Opening Ceremony &

China Business Environment Lecture

DayDayUp Team

Week 3

22 SEP 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)

Dr. Mi Lei, Founding Partner & Co-CEO, CASSTAR


23 SEP 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)

Li Feng, Founding Partner, FREES FUND


24 SEP 2020

Demo Day: Pitching to ~30 Chinese investors or business partners

10 SG Companies

Week 4

28 SEP 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)

Charles Sun, Marketing & Partnership Director, Tencent Cloud APAC


29 SEP 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)

Ross Luo, GM of APAC



02 OCT 2020

Interactive Class (10:00AM)

Liu Xinhua, Venture Partner, Gaorong Capital

Week 5

04 OCT 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)

Leo Liu, Partner, Vertex Ventures


09 OCT 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)


Week 6

10 OCT 2020

Interactive Class (8:00PM)

Zou Pengcheng,

CTO, ThunderSoft


12 OCT 2020

Interactive Class & Closing Ceremony (8:00PM)

Marco Lai

Founder & CEO, LIZHI

Week 1 ~ Week 6

5~10 customized one-on-one meetings for each participant

Arranged by  DayDayUp Team