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OVERVIEW

Fast Forward with HPE! is unique among other existing start-up programs, as our focus is on helping start-ups accelerate innovation, create collaborative opportunity, develop business strategies for future growth and ultimately expanding their footprints beyond the APAC region. This program will bring the smartest ideas and entrepreneurial spirit of digital start-ups, top venture capitalists, accelerators and leading technology vendors together with industry leaders, consultants and experts.

PROGRAM BENEFITS

DEVELOP
Provide technology support and expertise for start-ups. Free use of resources for their Test & Dev environment or other specific workloads.
 
FUTURE-PROOF
Provide continuous tech and GTM mentorship support to potential start-ups.
 
CONNECT
Bring together a group of top investors and VCs, Pathfinder, connecting them with B2B start-ups in APAC.
 
GROW
Jointly support start-ups to gain market share in APAC by introducing them to more than 10,000 HPE customers and 700+ HPE partners in APAC, potential to reach out to HPE Worldwide customers.
 
LEARN
Have the opportunity to learn from industry experts: Tech Experts from HPE, VMware, Equinix, Economist, IDC.
Get the chance to learn from successful fellow peers: Tookitaki, Ninja Van, Netflix, Dropbox, Logitravel, GoJek.
 

ARE YOU WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for 5 digital start-ups with proven B2B Enterprise Solutions, and have raised funds within the past 1 year.

 

SERIES A – C Start-ups from across APAC

READY TO GO-TO-MARKET SOLUTIONS
Solution that have been tested and ready to GTM. Should have at least 2 paying customers.
PROVIDES B2B SOLUTIONS / SERVICES
Provide solutions that rely heavily on hardware.
RECEIVED FUNDING FROM INVESTORS
Must be within 2019 - 2021.
KEY FOCUSED INDUSTRIES
MDI, Healthcare, FSIs, Building Smart Cities, Communications, Logistics.

 

Most importantly, we are looking for start-ups that dare to dream big, and making it a reality! Join us now!

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

This program consists of multiple stages, and registration starts now.

STAGE
01
SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION
FORM ONLINE

Complete form with all required documents by 10 May.

STAGE
02
TECHNICAL REVIEW
BY LEADING TECH VENDORS

Leading tech vendors will review your application, and shortlisted participants will be contacted before 14 May.

STAGE
03
PITCH YOUR SOLUTION TO TECH LEADERS AND CUSTOMERS

Top 20 finalists will be interviewed by HPE Management team and ultimately, top 5 start-ups will be selected to be HPE Exclusive business partners!

WHAT YOU WILL WALK AWAY WITH – A GROWTH PLAN WITH HPE

Meet and pitch your solution offerings to Top 5 HPE customers (with high propensity to purchase the solution).

Access to HPE Executive Business Center and HPE Platform to test-run solution for customers.

Receive full year regional marketing support from HPE for Joint GTM plans.

Gain market insights through industry leaders like IDC, Economist, McKinsey, etc.

Stay connected with investors like HPE Pathfinders, etc.

SUBMIT APPLICATION NOW

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

 

Technology Partners: