May 16, 2019 - May 17, 2019 | Memorial City, Houston, United States

Agenda

Thursday
May 16, 2019
09:00AM – 12:00PM
AZALEA BALLROOM
Opening Ceremony and Plenary Sessions

The opening ceremony will extend invitations to the Mayor of the City of Houston, distinguished officials from the Texas Governor’s Office, the Ministry of Science and Technology, Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Houston and other influential figures involved in innovation in the U.S. to present the opening remarks. Moreover, investors that are experienced in U.S.-China Innovation and high technology will also contributed in the U.S.-China cross border cooperation and investment conferences.

大会开幕式将邀请中国科技部领导、驻休斯顿总领事馆总领事、美国联邦议员、德克萨斯州政府领导、休斯敦市政府领导进行致辞;邀请中美双方在科技创新及国际合作方面具有代表性的知名企业各做主旨报告;邀请中美创新投资合作经验丰富的投资人参加科技创新与跨境投资合作主题座谈。

Event
12:00PM – 06:30PM
WISTERIA BALLROOM
B2B Matchmaking

All participants will have a chance to engage in B2B matchmaking with InnoSTARS companies. This valuable platform allows U.S. companies to connect with Chinese investment organizations. Summit attendees can also submit their own investment or partnership requests and browse the full participant list to gain an understanding of the full range of attendee requests and offers.

一对一精准对接项目,推动中方投资机构和其他参会主体在大会平台上与优秀的美方项目对接交流。同时,根据事先确定的赞助企业对接需求,现场组织美方企业代表与投资企业和机构开展路演及B2B对接闭门会议,有效满足赞助企业精准对接需求。

B2B Matchmaking
12:00PM – 06:30PM
WISTERIA BALLROOM
Exhibitions

The exhibition during the summit will provide an opportunity for participating organizations, individuals, and groups to showcase their work while participating in meetings and business matchmaking.

设置展区对美方先进技术项目及机构、中方赴美企业及团组等集中进行展示,中美参会代表在观展同时,与参展单位进行交流对接。

Exhibitions
12:00PM – 01:00PM
WISTERIA BALLROOM
Lunch Break
B2B Matchmaking
01:00PM – 01:30PM
Judge Briefing
Event
01:30PM – 05:30PM
InnoSTARS Competition-Houston

The 2019 InnoSTARS Competition Preliminary Stage will be held at the same time as the 2019 US China Innovation and Investment Summit. There will be pitch competitions as planned based on different topics. Chinese delegates will be invited to participate in B2B matchmaking. Judges from both the U.S. and China will give feedback for different innovation proposals. To learn more on the InnoSTARS Competition, click on the link below: innostars.uschinainnovation.org

2018年举办的“创之星”中美创新创业大赛中,120个项目通过初赛脱颖而出,分别参加了在中国沈阳、西安、武汉等地举办7场半决赛及其他14场项目路演活动。大赛共吸引线上、线下近万人参与及观看创赛活动,组织了1000余项次项目对接,形成近170个合作意向,反响强烈。2018将继续举办第三届“创之星”,并在美国不同地区举办初赛,休斯敦初赛将与第三届大会同期举行。大会第一天拟计划按照大赛领域规划分版块进行参赛项目路演,邀请中美两国评委现场打分点评,邀请中方机构观看并同时进行B2B对接。

Competition Pitch
02:00PM – 03:30PM
City Spotlight
Event
06:00PM – 08:30PM
AZALEA BALLROOM
Welcome to Houston Banquet

大会主题晚宴将邀请科技部领导、驻休斯顿总领事馆总领事、美国联邦议员、得克萨斯州政府领导、休斯敦市政府领导进行致辞;邀请美方创新机构和中国投资企业共同出席,在轻松愉悦的环境下进一步深度交流,为潜在合作打好基础;主题晚宴同时邀请中美创新投资合作经验丰富的投资人组织中美城市间合作主题座谈。

Event
Friday
May 17, 2019
08:20AM – 08:50AM
Judge Briefing
Event
09:00AM – 06:00PM
Alumni Case Sharing
Alumni Case Sharing
09:00AM – 06:30PM
B2B Matchmaking

All participants will have a chance to engage in B2B matchmaking with InnoSTARS companies. This valuable platform allows U.S. companies to connect with Chinese investment organizations. Summit attendees can also submit their own investment or partnership requests and browse the full participant list to gain an understanding of the full range of attendee requests and offers.

一对一精准对接项目,推动中方投资机构和其他参会主体在大会平台上与优秀的美方项目对接交流。同时,根据事先确定的赞助企业对接需求,现场组织美方企业代表与投资企业和机构开展路演及B2B对接闭门会议,有效满足赞助企业精准对接需求。

B2B Matchmaking
09:00AM – 10:00AM
City Sessions
Competition Pitch
09:00AM – 06:30PM
Exhibitions

The exhibition during the summit will provide an opportunity for participating organizations, individuals, and groups to showcase their work while participating in meetings and business matchmaking.

设置展区对美方先进技术项目及机构、中方赴美企业及团组等集中进行展示,中美参会代表在观展同时,与参展单位进行交流对接。

Exhibitions
09:00AM – 06:30PM
InnoSTARS Comepetition-Houston

The 2019 InnoSTARS Competition Preliminary Stage will be held at the same time as the 2019 US China Innovation and Investment Summit. There will be pitch competitions as planned based on different topics. Chinese delegates will be invited to participate in B2B matchmaking. Judges from both the U.S. and China will give feedback for different innovation proposals. To learn more on the InnoSTARS Competition, click on the link below: innostars.uschinainnovation.org

2018年举办的“创之星”中美创新创业大赛中,120个项目通过初赛脱颖而出,分别参加了在中国沈阳、西安、武汉等地举办7场半决赛及其他14场项目路演活动。大赛共吸引线上、线下近万人参与及观看创赛活动,组织了1000余项次项目对接,形成近170个合作意向,反响强烈。2018将继续举办第三届“创之星”,并在美国不同地区举办初赛,休斯敦初赛将与第三届大会同期举行。大会第一天拟计划按照大赛领域规划分版块进行参赛项目路演,邀请中美两国评委现场打分点评,邀请中方机构观看并同时进行B2B对接。

Competition Pitch
09:00AM – 06:00PM
Training
Training
12:00PM – 01:00PM
Lunch Break
Event
01:00PM – 02:30PM
Breakout Sessions
Event
06:30PM – 08:30PM
AZALEA BALLROOM
InnoSTARS Community Party&Awards Ceremony
Event
The event agenda's time zone is CDT.