The links between the Chinese and Swiss tech scenes are becoming ever stronger. WTOIP, a leading Chinese platform for IP commercialization and resource sharing for entrepreneurs – has chosen Zurich to open its first European offices.On October 22nd, WTOIP in collaboration with Venturelab will host the Swiss final of the IPIEC GLOBAL 2019, where 10 startups will be pitching for a chance to win up to USD 100,000 and a seat for a business roadshow in China.Join us on Tuesday, October 22nd from 2 pm to 6 pm at the startup space in Schlieren. Get the opportunity to discover firsthand the Chinese high-tech ecosystem directly in Switzerland, gain experience and understanding about China, build up your network with Chinese contacts and high-profile investors, and meet the innovative startups pitching at the contest. IPIEC GLOBAL 2019, guided by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information technology, is an entrepreneurial and innovation contest originated in China, aiming to bridge splendid ideas and innovation from overseas to the promising China market. The competition offers selected startups a business development week in China, including meetings with Chinese companies, industry clusters and investors in multiple cities across China.