• Startup Ecosystem Builder

    We are located in Chengdu, China.

    We are building the startup ecosystem in China.

    We are doing community events to do so.

  • In the year 2017 we have planned, organized and hosted more than 30 startup events!

    Example Video:

    Startup Grind Chengdu #4

    Fireside chat with the founder of Founderspace - Steven Hoffman

    April 2017, Chengdu

  • What We Do

    We believe that everyone can and should make an impact. We are here to help and enable you for it.

    We start with it in China.

    STARTUP EVENTS

    global, high quality, content and value driven, community based

    We are representing and running local chapters of global entrepreneurship and startup communities and events in Chengdu (China). Examples are: Startup Grind, Startup Weekend, Fuckup Nights and Lean Startup Machine.

    BUSINESS WORKSHOPS

    We help companies improving branding, community and operation efficiency

    At Startup Generation we breathe strong IP's, a community spirit and lean management. Therefor we developed workshops to help companies improve their operations as well.

    CAREER DEVELOPMENT

    We create volunteer and internship opportunities to empower students

    We help students to discover their hidden talents and passions by providing top notch volunteer and intern opportunities at international events and startups.

    STARTUP MEDIA & CONTENT

    We develop relevant startup content all over China

    Ranged from podcasts, reports, interviews to newsletters: we are aiming to build the most comprehensive, international startup information platform in China. 

  • Startup Grind #1

    January 2017 / Chengdu

    Startup Grind #2

    February 2017 / Chengdu

    Lean Startup Machine

    October 2017 / Chengdu

    Startup Weekend

    November 2016 / Chengdu

  • Startup Grind #1

    January 2017 / Chengdu

    Startup Grind #2

    February 2017 / Chengdu

    Lean Startup Machine

    October 2017 / Chengdu

    Startup Weekend

    November 2016 / Chengdu

  • Our Numbers

    2017, Startup Generation Startup Events Overview

    3,000+

    tickets sold at our events in 2017

    100+

    core community members joined at least 2 of our events

    60+

    event partners supporting our events

    30+6

    events planned, organized, managed, supported and hosted in 6 cities (Chengdu, Kunming, Nanning, Suzhou, Seoul, Berlin)

  • Our TEAM

    With more than 20 people years of experience in events, entrepreneurship and communities, we are an impact driven team of friends that aims to build the startup ecosystem in China.

    Photo credit: Robert Bejil Productions via VisualHunt / CC BY

    Roy Rao

    The Connector

    Operation Strategist, Social Entrepreneur, Ecosystem Builder

    Photo credit: Robert Bejil Productions via VisualHunt / CC BY

    Erik Ackner

    The Creator

    Event Guru, Graphic Designer, Community Builder, Startup Coach, Project Manager

    Photo credit: Robert Bejil Productions via VisualHunt / CC BY

    Mia Zhang

    The Curator

    Creative Mastermind, Photographer, University Connector

  • Connect With Us

    Feel free to reach out to us to learn more, get involved or book your own event!

    Email

    roy@startupgrind.com

    erik.ackner@startupgrind.com

    +86 135 4028 3826

    Phone

    +86 135 4028 3826

    +86 151 1408 0616

    WeChat

    chicagoroy

    15114080616

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