How it works


You will be asked to enter a few details about your company, for example, the specific markets and applications your company focuses on, and we would like to hear what impact you have made.

Download this application form HERE to help draft your applications offline. All final applications must be submitted online through the application button below.

15 minutes to complete the application to change your life. Act now!

Application deadline: 30 Nov 2022 (Wednesday), 11:59 PM (GMT+8)


Based on the judging criteria, we will announce the top 50 semi-finalists by 4 Jan 2023 (Wednesday).

Our community cannot wait to hear your startup story, feel your passion and understand your startup’s mission! Top 50 semi-finalists will be invited to upload their 2-minute introductory video on the website to gain exposure across our extensive network of investors and corporate partners. The contestant with the highest number of votes will be crowned the “Favourite Pitcher” of EPiC 2023.

With sponsored travel arrangements, all semi-finalists will fly to Hong Kong to compete for the title of the EPiC Champion on 24 Feb 2023 (Friday)!

Grand Finale

Date: 24 Feb 2022 (Friday)

Venue: Sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck

Address: 100/F, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Those shortlisted as Top 50 Semi-Finalists will perform a 60-second elevator pitch at the EPiC 2023 Grand Finale.

The Top 10 Finalists will be invited to perform a 3-minute live pitch and 3-minute Q&A on the event stage.

Two winners (one winner per tech category) will be born following the live pitching round.

Top 50 semi-finalists will cast their vote to determine the EPiC 2023 Champion.