To support our key strategy of grooming start-ups with good potential, we operate effective incubation programmes to help start-ups turn their innovative ideas into marketable products and solutions.

Our Incubation Programme is split into three key areas – Incu-App, Incu-Tech, and Incu-Bio. Each is custom-made for start-ups in the fields of web and mobile technology, technology and biotechnology.


Key achievements (1992 to Mar 2018):


Incubation Graduates since Inception
Incubation Graduates still in Business
IPOs in HK
Incubatees in Current Programmes
Angel/Venture Capital Raised for Incubatees
Intellectual Properties
Awards Obtained

General Incubation Programme Support

  1. Office Space and Facilities
        With fewer overhead costs, startups can put their resources towards the things that matter – R&D – to create the perfect product or service.
  2. Technical and Management Assistance
    • University Collaborations
      • Licensing purchase from universities
      • Joint R&D projects
    • University library services
    • Professional qualifications / Corporate memberships
    • Industry collaborations
    • Free job postings on the HKSTP
      Talent Pool career platform
    • Technical and management training
    • Technical support services
    • Labs & Services
  3. Promotion & Development Assistance
    • Exhibition services
    • Product launch services
    • Press release services
    • Media interview services
    • First@Science Park
    • Legal consultation
  4. Business Support
    • Business plan consultation
    • Matching events for incubatees & potential investors
    • Government funding (e.g. Enterprise Support Scheme – ESS) application advice
    • Business plan writing advice
    • Funding strategy advice
    • Matching events (between incubatees, technology partners and product distributors)
  5. Financial Aid Package
    • Incubatees may receive a specially designed aid package that will help reduce operational, business development and maintenance costs


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