What is NewCo?

At NewCo Shanghai 2019, we’re bringing you to China’s most game-changing internet companies. Driven by the concept of “Get Out to Get In,” we enable you to leap out of your comfort zone, and dive in to the disruptive tech world.

You can think of NewCo as a startup ecosystem safari. Tour five cutting-edge companies in one day, and experience the full range of innovation in China, from internet unicorns and e-commerce rising stars, to healthcare revolutionaries and hacker spaces. 

By seeing their home office firsthand and meeting face-to-face with founders and CEOs, you will learn how they drive transformation through technology, teambuilding, and leadership.

Knowledge, connections, inspiration: we offer all the resources you need to get ahead in this fast changing market.

Get inside the world’s most intriguing companies to learn, connect, and celebrate.

Learn more about the 2019 Host Companies

NewCo takes you backstage to connect with a wide spectrum of founders and thought leaders

Learn about all of the speakers here!

You decide which companies you want to explore. Choose from five tracks, each with a unique mix of cutting edge companies. Tracks 1-3 are English language, Tracks 4-5 are Chinese.

More info on our Tracks & Tickets page.

Over 500 attendees including:

  • Government officials from 10 countries
  • Fortune 500 senior executives
  • EMBAs
  • International startup founders
  • 23% are C-level
  • 50% are from tech/internet industry

NewCo Shanghai host companies have also appeared on the China Startup Pulse podcast! Get a taste of the insights you’ll gain when you visit these companies in person.

TANG: Building A Holistic Experience For Your Customers with Mike Lai

USHOPAL: The Growth Story of an E-Commerce Startup

The CareVoice: We Talk Health InsurTech with Sebastien Gaudin

247tickets: Reinventing Entertainment Through Social Commerce

Himalaya: Growth Hacking an Audio Sharing App

2017 & 2018 NewCo Chinaccelerator 中国加速

2017 & 2018 NewCo Chinaccelerator 中国加速

Chinaccelerator, the first startup accelerator to launch in China, is a mentorship-driven program helping internet startups from around the world cross borders – from the world into China and from China to the world. It is operated by the venture fund SOSV with $400M AUM operating seven global accelerators. Chinaccelerator offers three months of rigorous guidance, training and resources from mentors, partners and investors. The robust and supportive alumni network continues beyond the Chinaccelerator program.


2017 NewCo Mobike 摩拜

2017 NewCo Mobike 摩拜

Mobile is a dockless bicycle-sharing system. In June 2017, Mobile raised $600 million in Series E funding led by Tencent. In April 2018, Mobile was acquired by Meituan-Dianping for US$2.7 billion.


2018 NewCo Penguin Xingren 企鹅杏仁

2018 NewCo Penguin Xingren 企鹅杏仁

In 2012, Dr. Shen left the traditional healthcare industry and co-founded Xingren a mobile Healthcare Internet Company, backed by global top VC funding, targeted as transforming healthcare through disruptive innovation. July 2015, Xingren raised an RMB 200M Series B round. August 2018, Xingren Doctor merged with Penguin Doctor and the company is renamed as Penguin Xingren. Currently, they have 33 offline hospitals in many first and second tiers cities.

公司由Martin Shen马丁医生和徐琳创立,马丁医生有超过十五年医疗领域从业经历,徐琳则具有十五年互联网从业经历。2015年7月,杏仁医生获方源资本领投2亿人民币B轮投资,同月平台上的实名认证医生数突破15万。2018年8月8日,杏仁医生与企鹅医生宣布战略合并,新集团公司命名为“企鹅杏仁”,合并后的企鹅杏仁将布局线上线下一体的大健康服务体系,目前拥有33家线下诊所门店,覆盖全国多个一二线城市。

2018 NewCo bilibili 哔哩哔哩

2018 NewCo bilibili 哔哩哔哩



2018 NewCo TANG 唐硕体验创新咨询

2018 NewCo TANG 唐硕体验创新咨询

TANG, an experience and innovation consultancy, is full of creativity and vision. Over the past 10 years, TANG has used their X Thinking approach to deliver solutions for over 300 enterprises, including L’Oréal, Ant Financial and Tencent, by has creating business value and improving the experience for over 8 million of their customers.


2017 NewCo LinkedIn 领英

2017 NewCo LinkedIn 领英

LinkedIn operate the world’s largest professional network on the internet with more than 500 million members in over 200 countries and territories. There are more than 40 million students and recent college graduates no LinkedIn—they are LinkedIn’s fastest-growing demographic.


2018 NewCo Sensetime 商汤科技

2018 NewCo Sensetime 商汤科技

SenseTime is the world's most valuable artificial intelligence (AI) unicorn focused on computer vision and deep learning. The company has raised a total financing of more than US$1.6 billion and is valued over US$4.5 billion. Entrusted by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China to establish the National Open Innovation Platform for Next-Generation Artificial Intelligence on Intelligent Vision, SenseTime is the fifth national AI platform in China (along with Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent and iFLYTEK).

作为全球领先的人工智能平台公司,商汤科技SenseTime为中国科技部指定的国家新一代人工智能"智能视觉"开放创新平台(其它四个国家AI平台分别为阿里巴巴、百度、腾讯、科大讯飞)。同时,商汤科技也是"全球最具价值的AI创新企业", 公司总融资额超过16亿美元,估值超过45亿美元。

2018 NewCo IDEO

2018 NewCo IDEO

IDEO is a global design company. We help organizations in private and public sectors innovate and grow by using a human-centered approach. In China, we create new value by enabling enlightened leaders to answer the right questions and to tackle systemic challenges.

IDEO 是一家全球创新设计公司,我们运用以人为本的方式,通过设计帮助企业和公共部门进行创新并取得发展。自2003年以来,我们在中国和具有远见卓识的领导者一起探寻核心问题,应对系统性挑战,开创价值新领地。

2018 NewCo Yoozoo 游族网络

2018 NewCo Yoozoo 游族网络

Yoozoo Games is a global entertainment company specializing in game development and distribution. We are headquartered in Shanghai, but we also have offices in London, Berlin, Hong Kong, Singapore, and other major global cities. Since being founded in 2009, Yoozoo has launched many highly successful products such as Legacy of Discord – Furious Wings and League of Angels, and has forged a strong global distribution network. We create and publish mobile and browser games of all types, from MMMORPGs, to strategy games on the global stage. Our games focus on creating memorable moments and sharing joy between our players.


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Have questions about NewCo Shanghai?

Contact chen.lu@chinaccelerator.com and matthew.wu@chinaccelerator.com

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