No limits for participating in Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference (OTEC). Any overseas returnees and foreigners with overseas learning experience can sign up. It can be college students, entrepreneurial teams, companies or institutions.
注册时间在2019年1月1日之后的创业公司（或成立0-3年的海归创新创业团队），且融资情况应为 A 轮以前，首发项目。
Startup companies registered after January 1, 2019 (or overseas returnees innovation and entrepreneurship team established for 0-3 years), and in terms of financing it should be the initial project before Round A.
The project direction includes data intelligence and new infrastructure, industrial Internet, health care, service and consumption upgrading, smart travel, entertainment and sports, as well as start-up companies with special contributions during/after the COVID-19 epidemic.
What is the competition structure?
创业赛建议采取“项目创始人自述4分钟+回答评委提问 4 分钟”的形式，由项目初筛和决赛组成。
The entrepreneurship competition suggests take the form of "4 minutes for project founder's presentation + 4 minutes for answering judge questions", which is composed of project preliminary selection and final.
各赛道项目初筛采取线上闭门路演形式进行，约 10 个项目进入决赛。
The preliminary selection of each track project takes the form of online closed door road show, and about 10 projects are shortlisted for the final.
The final will be held in the form of "summit + competition + connection" online and offline. Finally, the first, second and third prize of each track will be selected, one winner for each prize.
What to do to sign up?
只要有一个 idea 就可以参赛。您需要把 idea 整理成 BP 的形式，通过上面的注册链接报名。在 OTEC 的竞赛环节里，您需要做一个 4 分钟的 idea 陈述，并评委做 4 分钟的问答交流，that's it。
You only need an idea to sign up. You need to organize idea into BP form and sign up through the registration link above. In the contest of OTEC, you need to make a 4-minute idea presenation, and the judges will conduct a 4-minute question and answer, that's it.
Can I sign up for multiple racing tracks with the same project?
No. One project can join the final of only one racing track. Please use caution when selecting the racing track.
Question: Our project belongs to the social community project of "entertainment × Internet". Which track should we sign up for? Recreation and sports track seems to be all sports related projects, not very fit.
Answer: It is suggested to sign up for "consumption and service upgrade" track, and for projects exclusive tosports sector, please sign up for "recreation and sports" track.
For questions of project signup, where can I consult?
可以致电张老师 84409547 /尹老师 84409440 或发邮件 firstname.lastname@example.org。
You can call Teacher Zhang via 84409547 / Teacher Yin via 84409440 or email via email@example.com
“凤凰计划”与 OTEC 是什么关系？
What is the relationship between “Phoenix Plan” and OTEC?
凤凰计划“初创企业开办资助”项目的专家评审工作与“ OTEC 海外人才创业大会全球创业赛”同步开展。
The expert review of the "start-up funding" project of Phoenix Plan is carried out simultaneously with "OTEC Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference Global Entrepreneurship Competition".
申请“凤凰计划初创企业开办资助”项目的，需先报名参加 OTEC 全球创业赛，专家评审达到一定分数或者各赛道前 10 名的项目，即可获得“凤凰计划初创企业开办资助”的资格。这就是说，所有参加 OTEC 全球创业赛的项目，只要专家评审达到一定分数或者取得各赛道前10名的成绩，均可获得“凤凰计划初创企业开办资助”的资格。
Those who apply for the "Phoenix Plan start-up funding" project shallsign up for the OTEC Global Entrepreneurship Competition first. Those reach a certain score of expert review or the top 10 of each racing track will be qualified for "Phoenix Plan start-up funding". That is to say, for all the projects participating in the OTEC Global Entrepreneurship Competition, if you reach a certain score of expert review or the top 10 of each racing track, you will be qualified for "Phoenix Plan start-up funding".
I received the start-up funding of "Phoenix Plan". Can I sign up for the competition with new project this year?
You can participate in the competition, but you can't get the funding of "Phoenix Plan" Direct Access. By principle, the same applicant is entitled to the start-up funding of "Phoenix Plan" for only once.
p.s.如果 2018 年-2019 年已获得“凤凰计划”初创资助，则不能重复在官网进行项目申报，建议从各赛道合作方项目征集渠道直接报名，或者将创业者个人、项目信息及BP发送到otec@tocbd.gov.cn。
If you have obtained the start-up funding of "Phoenix Plan" from 2018 to 2019, you can't apply for project on the official website. It is recommended to register directly from the project invitation channels of each track partner, or send the entrepreneur’s personal and project information and BP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
I participated in OTEC entrepreneurship competition before. Can I sign up this year? If yes, can I still use my previous account? I forgot previously registered account and password. What can I do?
Yes, no matter new project or previous one, as long as the conditions are met, you can still sign up for the competition this year and use previous account.
If you forget the previously registered account and password, you can register a new account, or contact our technician Mr. Zheng via mobile 17611228171 to retrieve the account and password.
Is it required that all members of the participating team are returned overseas Chinese?
No. Founder team with at least one returned overseas Chinese will be qualified.
Is it required the person attending project roadshow and defense is returned overseas Chinese?
Yes. The signup person and defense person must be returned overseas Chinese.
What is signup deadline? How can I know I have signed up successfully?
The schedule for final of the seven racing tracks is basically determined. The signup deadline is 18:00 p.m. prior to the day seven days before the final day of each track. For example, if the final of the future city racing trackk is September 3, then the signup deadline for the track will be 18:00 p.m. on August 26. After the deadline, we will send an email to inform each one.
Is OTEC interesting?
OTEC 是个有意思的创业大会！比赛拿奖并不是唯一的目的。更重要的是，在这个平台上，您有机会认识各行业的达人和顶级投资人，结识兴趣相投的海归小伙伴，了解政府为海归们提供的各项鼓励政策，获得许多免费的创业培训，以及行业资源对接服务等等。当然，等待您的还有 OTEC 的大奖。
OTEC is an interesting business conference! Winning a prize is not the only purpose. What's more, on this platform, you will have the opportunity to get to know the talents and top investors in various industries, get acquainted with overseas returnees with similar interests, understand the various incentive policies provided by the government for returnees, get a lot of free entrepreneurship training, and industry resource interface services, etc. Of course, there are OTEC awards waiting for you.
Who are the organizers of OTEC?
Beijing Chaoyang High-level Talent Service Center is a human resource platform and talent home directly under Chaoyang District Committee, which is specialized in the introduction, development, training and service of domestic and overseas high-level talents, and undertakes the responsibilities of CBD sub center of Beijing Overseas Talent Center. In the purpose of "gathering high-end talents and promoting the development of Chaoyang", relying on the government policy support, the center provides talent support for Chaoyang District to realize the strategy of strong talent pool in the district, and promotes the prosperity and development of the Capital. Clients: returned talents from overseas, talents from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, foreign talents and domestic high-level talents in Chaoyang District. Service content: focus on introducing international talents and other urgently needed talents for regional economic and social development in Chaoyang District. Cooperate with the introduction and development of high-level talents and policy publicity of the state, Beijing and Chaoyang District.
朝阳区海外高层次人才协会于 2017 年正式登记注册，是以在朝阳区工作和创业的优秀海外人才为主体, 经民政部门核准登记、北京市朝阳区组织部进行业务指导的非营利性社会团体法人。本协会以“携手海外精英人才,共创朝阳美好未来”为宗旨。协会设秘书处，专家顾问委员会、人力资源工作委员会、海归青年创新创业委员会、新女性工作委员会、公益服务中心等专业委员会。协会作为海外人才创业大会 OTEC 的主办方，致力于为工作和创业在朝阳的优秀海外人才服务，组织开展创新创业、投融资对接、公益等活动。为朝阳海外人才提供交流分享和互动服务的平台。
Chaoyang Overseas Talent Association (COTA) is a nonprofit organization which registered in 2017 authorized by the Civil Administration Department. Our mission is "make overseas talent love chaoyang, make Chaoyang a better place”. The association is committed to working with overseas talent who work or start up business in Chao yang.COTA has Secretariat, Policy Adviser Committee, HR Committee, Overseas Returnee Innovation and Entrepreneurship Committee, Women Power Committee, and Charity Service Center.As the organizer of Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference(OTEC), our target is to build a platform for overseas talent , where they can share professional experience and provide constructive benefits to other members.