ParticleX Proptech Global Challenge 2020 – 2nd batch is now open for application

The 1st round application is over, we have opened applications for the 2nd batch now!

ParticleX PropTech Global Challenge 2020 ,  a partnership with leading property developer Chinachem, and supported by Hong Kong Science and Technology Park (HKSTP) aims at offering an agile and innovative process for overseas startups to meet investors, corporate clients and government support resources within one programme and one process. 

The 1st batch was closed on 14 Oct, we have received applications from different countries, which highlight its international character. Hong Kong, China and the United States represent the majority of participants, but there are also startups from countries like Spain, Portugal, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Argentina, Ukraine, India and Bangladesh, etc.

The new initiative has sparked the interest of startups from many areas of Proptech related activities, namely from the sectors of internet of things, smart city, new energy, hospitality, data analytics, fintech, health care, transportation and robotics, etc. As intended, this program has attracted startup with immediate solutions to help mitigate the downturn and disruption caused by the pandemic.

“We’re proud and excited to open the call for the 2nd Batch application to the ParticleX PropTech Global Challenge 2020. So far, we have received many Proptech startups from all over the world pushing new technological solutions in support of our initiatives. The proptech momentum driving the sector through the pandemic will be the products and services that save the operation cost or otherwise offer differentiating services to generate more customer leads and engagement. We will be able to accelerate the growth of innovative startups and scale their proptech solutions through this program.” said Mingles Tsoi, CXO of ParticleX.

Proptech startups that have immediate technology-based solutions with the impacts of Cost Reduction, Customer Leads & Engagement, ESG Impact Creation should apply today. Solutions coverage can be multi-disciplinary and across sectors of real estate, construction, smart city, legal, finance and collaborative and co-opetition projects.

Key dates:
2nd batch application deadline: 18 Nov 2020 (Hong Kong Time)
Screening Interview: 25 Nov – 4 Dec 2020
Investment Committee Meeting : 11 Dec 2020

To learn more about the ParticleX PropTech Global Challenge 2020, visit:

About Chinachem

Chinachem Group is a leading property developer in Hong Kong. Their history of success spans more than 50 years. Chinachem diversified their business over the years and has long established a leading position in the industry, as well as the key foundation for its internationalisation. Today, the Group’s business spans different areas, including residential, commercial, shopping malls and industrial buildings for sale or lease, as well as hotels for operation, and so on. The group has a solid foundation and constantly strives for improvement and is never satisfied with standing still. The best start-up teams might have an opportunity to be selected by Chinachem as one of the technology solution providers.