The HKAI LAB is a platform for bringing together academics, scientists, and entrepreneurs in AI who are passionate about innovation and creating a better future. HKAI LAB is focused on advancing the frontiers of AI with cutting-edge technologies and expertise, and empowering startups to commercialize their new inventions. The lab is dedicated to fostering a community of dynamic talents that will help build a vibrant culture of entrepreneurship in Hong Kong.
HKAI LAB offers several key advantages, including:
HKAI LAB is a not-for-profit initiative and it is fully funded by the Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund and SenseTime, with support from the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP), Alibaba Cloud and the Alibaba DAMO Academy.
HKAI LAB offers a six-month accelerator program that takes your startup to the next level. We focus on commercializing AI inventions and technologies that are developed at the lab. We run two accelerator cohorts every year, taking in eight to 10 startups each time.