MIT-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum

"I am delighted that you (MIT-CHIEF) have come together from across academia, government, and industry and from China and the United States to advance innovation and entrepreneurship as tools for change. China and the United States share a number of complex challenges, but we also share the potential for transformative solution."
----   L.Rafael Reif , President of MIT

MIT-CHIEF Featured Programs

Annual Conference
China Trip
Business Plan Contest
The MIT-CHIEF China Trip around July is a fully-sponsored 10-day trip for early-stage entrepreneurs to explore business opportunities in China. Participating teams will meet and connect with government officials, industry leaders and local investors.
Every year hundreds of startups participate in our contest, and the best 6-8 teams enter the contest finale in November.
Annual Conference, held annually in November, consists of two days of keynote presentations and panel discussions. Topics might include artificial intelligence, robotics, health care, material science, new energy, education, big data, FinTech, start up development, and etc.
MIT-CHIEF Startup Community
Over the past 5 years, the total funding raised by startups our community has exceeded 100 million US dollars.  
3 Startup Teams got accepted to Y Combinator
Over 800 startup teams joined our community in the past 5 years.