Updated: Sep 28
Nanolabs joins the list of top-200 startups eligible for JUMPSTARTER 2021
By Carlo Jay C. Corpuz
09:30 PM September 21, 2020
PHILIPPINES - On September 09, 2020, Nanolabs CEO Dr. Ryan D. Corpuz announced the inclusion of the company in the largest online startup competition JUMPSTARTER 2021, initiated by Alibaba Group Holding Limited. The global pitch competition scouts top-200 qualified applications, set to compete with each other to earn a chance for a price that costs a fortune.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited is a Chinese multilingual technology company specializing in e-commerce, retail, internet, and technology. They’ve recently introduced this year’s JUMPSTARTER 2021, the world’s largest online startup contest.
JUMPSTARTER 2021 serves as a not-for-profit initiative curated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund. It pursues in bringing entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, and the masses in turning Hong Kong into a leading hub for global innovation and technology.
This year around, Nanolabs flagged the public in joining the top-200 qualified startups for JUMPSTARTER 2021, last September 09, 2020. The company expressed their gratitude in tuning at last in the competition after failed to apply last year.
“I am extremely happy because I applied in this program twice and it was rejected. After a year of gaining some traction, my application was considered at last. Perseverance and hard work paid off!” - as said by the CEO Dr. Ryan D. Corpuz in his statement.
The three-stage level awaits the competition. Top-200 startups will qualify for the 1st round selection. The 2nd and 3rd round of selection remains unannounced until the decision is up soon. The triumphant startup for JUMPSTARTER 2021 receives a US $1 million investment, all expenses by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund.
“Jumpstart your dreams”, quoted by Alibaba to flip the competition more endearing to the participants.