Tencent Makerspace in Chengdu Opens

Authors: Go Chengdu


Tencent's makerspace in Chengdu was inaugurated March 23 in Chengdu Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone.
As Tencent's innovation and entrepreneurship center in western China, the company's makerspace in Chengdu was inaugurated March 23 in Chengdu Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone. Over 100 startups will be hatched here in the future. Tencent is a leading provider of Internet value added services in China.
With an area of 20,000 square meters, the makerspace is planned to cultivate over 600 hi-tech startups in three years. Covering 6 floors, it is located at the Tencent building B in Chengdu Hi-tech Zone.
The makerspace will offer special support for startups and entrepreneurial teams engaged in health care, game, tourism, pan-entertainment and education sectors.
Chengdu company Skymoons has been designated by Tencent as the operator to run the makerspace and offer different kinds of services to makers.

Chengdu Sees Entrepreneurial Boom in 2014

Chengdu ranked first in western China in terms of number of entrepreneurs and their average income in 2014, according to a ranking published on January 27 by the Tencent Holdings Ltd., China's second-largest Internet company.

Jan 30, 2015

Chengdu Maker Wins China-US Young Maker Competition

Local maker Shen Yipei with his team of Tsinghua University grabbed the top prize at the China-US Young Maker Competition.

Aug 20, 2015

Chengdu leads internet innovation in central and western China

Chengdu is the only city in China's central and western regions to make the top 10 in terms of internet innovation and entrepreneurship, according to rankings issued by Tencent's open platform. Chengdu developers have branched out into internet finance, automotive applications, location systems, mobile health care and mobile education.

Jul 01, 2014

BBD Founder Ricky Gu: Chengdu, Great Place for Financial Big Data Innovation

In the age of big data, makers turn their focus to new business models involving technologies related to big data.

Mar 27, 2017

Share to WeChat Close
Scan via WeChat!

About Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Link to Us | Contact Us

蜀ICP备14024942号-1 Go成都 www.gochengdu.cn