The 1st Greater Bay Area
5G Application and Innovation Challenge

Theme

Unleash the power of 5G -Build a Better Life

The 1st Greater Bay Area
5G Application and Innovation Challenge

Theme

Unleash the power of 5G –
Build a Better Life

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About the Challenge (Objective)

About the Challenge
(Objective)

  1. Encourage the development of 5G applications, and provide a communication platform for the 5G industry.

    At this public-facing competition platform, participants will develop innovative ideas and explore the possibility of 5G applications, and their combinations with other technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, Internet of Things, cloud computing, etc. What’s more, The Challenge would serve as a platform for the industry to share information and experience.

  2. Promote 5G and its advantages to the public, and accelerate the R&D and deployment of 5G in the Greater Bay Area.

    Promote the three major advantages of 5G: 1. enhancing mobile broadband, 2. ultra-reliable and low-latency communication and 3. large-scale machine type communication to the general public. Nurture the development of innovative technology and the deployment of 5G in the Greater Bay Area.

  3. Provide impetus to the development and upgrade of various industries with 5G technology and its innovative applications, in order to establish a 5G ecosystem.

    We hope to accelerates the development and restructure in various industries via promoting the advantages of 5G, so as to establish and improve the 5G ecosystem and smart city, and, as a result, raise the quality of life of the society at large.

Background

5G networks have been commercialized in the Greater Bay Area, but 5G-based applications are still in the initial stage of exploration. Therefore, the “Unleash the power of 5G, Build a Better Life” encourages participants to develop applications and innovations in respect of below fields. By promoting the development of 5G industries, we shall achieve a better quality of life and live in the “smart city”.

Education
Entertainment
Finance
Others

Industries

Property
Management

Logistics and
Transportation

Medical Care

Industrial
Manufacturing

Education
Entertainment
Finance
Property Management
Logistics and Transportation
Medical Care
Industrial Manufacturing
Others

Proposal Format

Suggest the proposal should include but not limit to:

  1. Purpose: Explain how the application solve the industry pain points, or satisfies the needs and expectations.
  2. Introduction: Introduce the overall solution of the application, e.g. interface, functions, architectures, target users, the correlation between the application and 5G
  3. Advantages: Compare to the existing applications on the market and analyze the advantages and uniqueness of this innovative application.
  4. Prospect: Implementation scenarios and business models of the innovative application.

Marking Scheme

Innovation and Creativity 20%

•Generating ideas and solutions to solve the pain points
•Disruptive innovation to create new market
•Novelty and uniqueness

Functionality 20%

•The product or application features can address the user need and expectation
•Provide a new functions or methods to apply on 5G network
•Scalability
•Prototype performance and functionality

Benefit and Quality 20%

•Creating a new business model to 5G market
•Standardization

Market Potential 20%

•Clear target market & audience on 5G network
•Market analysis
•Core competencies of team members and strategic partners
•Sustainability

Social Impact in GBA 5G network 20%

•Demand creation on GBA 5G network
•Benefit to the society

Guidelines to Participants

Languages:

Cantonese, Mandarin, English

Area:

Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Recruitment target:

start-ups, individual makers and students (participate as an individual or as a team)

Registration Date:

14th September – 30th October

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Schedule

Recording of the 1st Workshop

– Part I Introduction – 00:00-13:30
– Part II HKSTP Incubation Program – 13:30-30:00
– Part III ASTRI Sharing on Competition Experience – 30:00-47:00
– Part IV Q&A – 47:00-53:54

Awards

1.Cash prize
2.Electronics gadgets, e.g. Smartphone
3.The opportunity to be included in the supporting incentive plan and get 6 major supports:
a.Partnership with CMCC Innovation Center
b.HKSTP Incubation Program, one to one guidance
c.Free inclusion in CMHK’s list of partners
d.Expansion Resources
e.Business Support
f.Display in different platforms
g.Publicity
h.Technical Support

Winners of the Special Awards
(The Best Creativity Award, The Most Valuable Award, The Most Potential Award, The Best Feature Award, The Best Effectiveness Award)
1.Huawei Cloud Coupon (1,000 USD)
2.SenseStorm LEGO Robot

Top 10 Team
•Certification (Finalist)
•Media Promotion
•Exhibitions in Key institutions
The following awards will be presented:
•Innovation Awards: Gold, Silver, Bronze Awards
•Special Awards

Organizers

Supporting Organisations

Scoring System Support

Q&A

  1. What is the Challenge about?

    The 1st Greater Bay Area 5G Application and Innovation Challenge (AIC) 2020 is an innovation and application challenge organized by China Mobile Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area 5G Industry Alliance, the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute and the Science Park. Through the competition, the winning team has the opportunity to receive funding and technical support to actually release its innovative applications.

  2. Do I need to pay the entry fee?

    There is no entry fee required to participate in the challenge.

  3. Can contestants represent an extra team?

    Each participant must participate as an individual or as a team. Each team comprises of one to four people. Each participant can only represent one team.

  4. How do I qualify?

    Participants must be aged 18 or above, who are citizens or companies located in the Greater Bay Area (Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Foshan, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Jiangmen, Huizhou, Zhaoqing). Students, start-ups, and individual makers can participate in the Challenge in the form of a team. Details are as follows:

    Students: All members must be students (Tertiary Level or above)

    Startups: Companies that must be established for less than 5 years

    Participants who are individual makers must provide personal ID card number.

  5. What supporting documents should be submitted for registration when participating?

    If the participant is a student at school, student certification materials must be attached when participating;

    Startup Company participants must provide business registration certificates;

    Participants who are individual makers must provide personal ID card number.

  6. How do I know if I am a finalist?

    The finalists will be announced via our official website or contacted via email or phone.

  7. What if I have further enquiries?

    Please contact us at [email protected]

Application

Register for the 1st Greater Bay Area 5G Application and Innovation Challenge

StartupIndividual MakerStudent
(*Each participant can only represent one team.)
(*If the participant is a student at school, student certification materials must be attached when participating.)
(*Startup Company participants must provide business registration certificates)
(*Participants who are individual makers must provide personal ID card number.)

The 2nd Participant

The 3rd Participant

The 4th Participant

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*If proposal and/or video could not be provided now, please send the related materials to us through [email protected] on or before 30 Oct, 2020.

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