Application Deadline: August 31st 2020

HAX Newsletter: January 2017

Welcome to the HAX Newsletter!

Stay tuned for regular updates on our alumni, staff and current teams
in Shenzhen and San Francisco.

HAX Boost VI kicks off on February 6th! 

The third wave of applications for HAX Accelerator 10
are being reviewed. APPLY HERE

HAX News

HAX Demo Day

HAX IX Demo Day in SF
Hundreds of VC’s, Corporates, and Media visited HAX SF to check out our newest crop of startups out of HAX Accelerator in Shenzhen. Check out TechCrunch’s article here and watch ABC 7 SF’s video coverage here. HAX’s Ben Joffe also writes on Demo Day here. More photos available here!


HAX at CES 2017
HAX made its presence felt at CES 2017 in Vegas, showcasing over 80 startups. You can view the HAX @ CES Awards and Press Round-up here.

Attend a Talk with HAX GP Duncan Turner
Duncan will be in Melbourne on February 9th to discuss starting and scaling a hardware start-up. Register here. He will also be speaking at “Reaching Outward: Emerging Trends in China Tech” Conference on February 15th in Shenzhen. Register here.

Investment &Crowdfunding


Lief Funded!
Lief, the smart patch that fights stress, crushes its Kickstarter goal wrapping up its campaign at $405,922.

Portfolio News


Ben Joffe: January Contributions
Ben’s A-Z guide of What Matters to Hardware Startups. Ben has also contributed multiple articles to Forbes on topics such as China drone dominance, the Golden Age of Gadgets, and more!

Simbe Robotics

Simbe Robotics in Engadget
Simbe Robotic’s (A7) Tally is an autonomous robot that tracks shelf inventory in stores. Read more here.


Light Phone: The Anti-Smartphone
Light Phone founders talk about their new product with Fox Business and how it will help improve your life! Read the article here.


Fast Company’s Inside Look at HAX
Fast Company took an inside look at what life looks like for a hardware startup at HAX Accelerator in Shenzhen. Check out what they learned here.


HAX Featured in Wired Documentary Series
Hit Wired documentary “Shenzhen: The Silicon Valley of Hardware” passes 750K views! Check out the full documentary here.

What is the Future of Health?
Learn more with “The Rise of Gen H” here

HAX Event Series
Check out and register for any upcoming HAX Events here!

Are you a mentor or friend of HAX who would like to come meet with the current batch in Shenzhen, China or San Francisco? Shoot us a note!

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