AI PLUG aims to build a strong and well-connected community of A.I companies, service providers, industries and talent, supported by funding and technical services, to empower more technological breakthroughs.

 

Why AI PLUG?

Business Opportunities

Extend product outreach to your potential

customers via business matching and

showcases

Matching Fund Scheme

Reduce your costs with AI Plug’s 1-to-1 funding

support for purchased services

Member Discounts

Enjoy exclusive members-only Public Cloud

special offers and technical consulting

 

Who can join?

AI Plug is open to all AI companies across Hong Kong (Science Park companies or external companies) that are involved in different stages of AI R&D and/or product development.

Quick check: Does your company meet any of the criteria below?

  1. Product: Developing a solution to resolve problems or improve efficiency in a real situation using machine learning, data science and statistic methodologies, using a large volume of real-world data.
  2. Data: Have a good data acquisition strategy to obtain quality tagged data to improve an AI solution.
  3. People: Formed by an in-house AI team with capabilities to implement and deploy a complete solution from research to application.
  4. Business: Have a sustainable model in both business and data feedback loop after deploying a solution for a client.

 

How to become a Member of AI Plug?

To enjoy member offers and events, simply follow these steps:

  1. Register and apply membership via System Account*   Here
  2. Complete payment upon application approval

    Your membership comes with FREE multi-cloud management by SYNNEX.
    (Special cloud offers only apply to AI Plug members with SYNNEX’s management account. Science Park companies must use SYNNEX’s summary for reimbursement. Form for SYNNEX can be downloaded HERE.)

  1. Service Team of SYNNEX will approach confirmed members individually for SYNNEX multi-cloud account opening. (SP Portal Support Hotline: 8105 5676)

* If the system shows “This email was already registered”, it means your email has been used to register for Incubation or other centre services. All these services including AI Plug come under one System Account.

 

Membership and Funding Scheme

AI Plug Membership

Membership period

Yearly (Calendar year)

Annual membership fee

HK$3,000

Membership review

Yearly (Fiscal year)

Matching Fund Scheme*

Funding type

Reimbursement**

Cap of reimbursement

HK$12,000 per quarter

Max. duration for funding support

3 years

Funding model

1-to-1 Matching

* To further support technology start-ups and companies, AI Plug offers a 1-to-1 Matching Fund Scheme to members who are current Hong Kong Science Park companies and incubatees. 

** Reimbursements are applicable only for Public Cloud Services for member companies’ R&D-related work. The list of services covered by the Funding Scheme may expand in the future.

 

Services

AI Plug offers its members exclusive packages of cloud services, AI training, business matching opportunities and much more. You will also be updated by our monthly newsletter!

  • Enhance company competitiveness – Services at AI Plug help companies reduce upfront investment and development costs, thus shortening project development cycles.
  • Encourage business growth – AI Plug addresses mismatches in resources and information between industries and companies, by providing targeted training for decision-makers, the technical workforce and university students.

 

Multi-Cloud Portal by SYNNEX - Available now!

AI Plug members will have FREE access to SYNNEX’s Multi-Cloud Portal. The portal supports account management, enquiries, technical support and business opportunities.

 

Public Cloud Services - Available now!

AI Plug members are able to register with and enjoy offers from the following service providers. Click HERE to view our Cloud Offer Summary.

  • Ali Cloud
  • AWS
  • Azure

 

  • Google Cloud
  • Huawei Cloud

Tech Shop     Opening soon...

A dedicated workspace for innovative ideas to bloom. Free consultation and other services are offered by service providers for device prototyping in edge applications, cyber security, legal services, sensor advisory and other AI-related services. Work desks and meeting rooms are available for booking by members via the Facility Booking System.

 

Training    Opening soon...

Sharing knowledge – AI-related training will be available for targeted groups, including decision-makers, technical personnel and university students. Service providers, members and associations can book the seminar-style Training Room via the Facility Booking System. Talent and AI companies are connected directly through the platform.

 

Glance of the Workspace

 

Location

2/F, Building 19W,

19 Science Park West Avenue,

Hong Kong Science Park (Mon-Fri 0900-1800, Sat, Sun & PH Closed)

 

Enquiry
Miss Kiwi Cheung
+852 2267 1121

Miss Jennifer Leung
+852 2629 6864
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