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Silicon Dragon NY 2015 Global Innovation Revolution: China & US Lead as World's Tech Titans

2015-06-22 · New York

 

A CKGSB Knowledge Series Event
in Partnership with Silicon Dragon

 

 

SILICON DRAGON NY 2015 GLOBAL INNOVATION REVOLUTION:
CHINA & US LEAD AS WORLD'S TECH TITANS

Monday, June 22, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

NASDAQ, 43rd/Broadway, New York, NY

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5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.          Registration & Networking
6 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.          Program
7:45 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.     Cocktails & Appetizers overlooking Times Square

 

DEALMAKER PANEL:

Views on Innovation and Investment Trends in Global Tech Hotspots

Jim Robinson, Co-founder/Managing Partner, RRE Ventures

Pat Kenealy, Managing Director, IDG Ventures USA

Alessandro Piol, Partner & Co-founder, Alphaprime Ventures

Annemarie Tierney, VP, Head of Strategy and New Markets, NASDAQ

Claudia Iannazzo, Partner, Pereg Ventures

Moderator: Rebecca Fannin, Silicon Dragon / Forbes

 

INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT: Digital Currencies

Francesco Rulli, Founder, BitLanders & BitCharities

Sarah Martin, VP, Digital Currency Council

Alan Yong, Founder, DNotes

Moderator: Porter Bibb, Managing Partner, MediaTech Capital Partners

 

TECH CHATS with China-Connected Entrepreneurs

Mark Hookey, CEO, DemystData

Ronald Li, Founder, Novoheart

Ding Ding, Founder, SayWhat

 

HIGHLIGHT

Mobile photos of Beijing lifestyle taken through the lens of China tech guru Frank Yu

Moderators: Christine Lu, Founder, 8×8; Bill Holstein, Business Journalist and Author; Peter Goodman, Global Editor, IB Times; Bianca Chen, Correspondent, Thomson Reuters; Rebecca Fannin, Founder/Editor, Silicon Dragon / Forbes

 

Silicon Dragon Sponsors:

Deloitte & Touche, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks

 

Media Partners:

Financial Times, Mandarin Quarterly, Forbes

 

Knowledge Partner:

CKGSB

 

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www.silicondragonventures.com

 

 

ABOUT THE CKGSB KNOWLEDGE SERIES

The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business strives to drive economic development and social progress through interaction with communities of high-level academics and business elites, thus becoming a catalyst of positive social transformation and an advocate of new business culture. 

 

This discussion is part of the “Knowledge Series” conducted by CKGSB. This series is centered on hot topics in China and Asia. It is hosted by CKGSB and its world-class New York resident professors, together with scholars from first-rate global partner organizations. 

 

Each month it will present different topics in different forms, including lectures, discussions, etc., with the purpose of spreading cutting-edge knowledge and perspectives related to China and promoting deep dialogue in Chinese, Asian, and global academic and business circles.

 

ABOUT SILICON DRAGON

Silicon Dragon publishes news of technology, venture capital and startup trends in emerging markets and hosts forums in innovation hubs. Forums are held regularly in New York, Silicon Valley, London, Beijing, Shanghai, Sydney, Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangalore.

 

Silicon Dragon was formed in 2010 by Forbes journalist, author and media entrepreneur Rebecca Fannin. Ms. Fannin has been covering tech innovations trends globally for 15 years, beginning with Red Herring magazine during the dotcom era. She is the author of two influential and well-received books, Silicon Dragon (McGraw-Hill, 2008) and Startup Asia (Wiley, 2011).

 

Silicon Dragon spans a global network of 15,000 startups, emerging companies, venture capitalists, angel investors and startup stakeholders. The group is based in Silicon Valley with offshoots in New York City and Hong Kong.