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ChinaBio® Partnering Forum
The Kerry Hotel
September 10–11, 2024 | Shanghai, ChinaSeptember 16–17, 2024 | Virtual


This exciting competition offers innovative entrepreneurs a chance to pitch their company at ChinaBio® Partnering Forum 2024.


Selected companies will have the opportunity to make a 6-minute pitch and participate in a live feedback session with a jury of leading investors, pharma dealmakers, and biotech business key opinion leaders who will evaluate the pitches and select the winner onsite in Shanghai, China.

Pitching Benefits

  • Visibility: Generate interest among the global life science audience attending ChinaBio® Partnering Forum.
  • A complimentary registration to attend ChinaBio® Partnering Forum and request one-to-one meetings, facilitated by partneringONE®, with investors and other attendees.
  • Startup Spotlight Winner — Selected by judges: A complimentary registration to attend a future EBD event.

Fee Structure

  • Pitch fee: $195.00

*Qualifying criteria must be met for this rate

Pitching Criteria

Applications can be submitted by companies that meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Company created in the past three years, or innovation incubated within a company for a maximum of three years.
  • Developing new therapeutic solutions, technology and digital platforms.
  • Aggregate funding of 10 million USD or less.
  • Company with less than 20 employees.

Startup Spotlight - Showcasing the brightest and best!

The Startup Spotlight is back in Shanghai following its successful China Bio Partnering Forum launch in 2023.

This fast-paced pitch competition features the most innovative startup biotech companies around today. In an energizing start to Day Two, our live competition will give a group of hand selected startups the opportunity to pitch in front of the China Bio audience and our panel of esteemed judges.

The winner will receive an exciting prize to help them on their journey to success!

Last year's winner!