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EE402T: Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries, Spring 2013

EE 402T: Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries

Over the course of our 10 week public seminar series, we will explore the patterns and challenges of entrepreneurship in Asia. Distinguished guest speakers from industry, government and academia discuss emerging trends in entrepreneurship, opportunities for U.S. companies related to the growth of Asian entrepreneurial markets, cross-border ventures and recent trends in angel investing as well as exit strategies in key Asian markets.

Tuesdays, 4:15 – 5:30 pm, April 2, 2012 – June 4, 2013
Free to the Public
Stanford University, Skilling Auditorium (Directions »)
Instructor: Richard Dasher (rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu)
Course Assistant: Tiphanie Gammon (gammontd [at] stanford [dot] edu)

Course Syllabus

Weekly Lecture Slides will be available after each session.

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** Stanford students: This seminar series will be offered as 1-unit course to Stanford students.  Register in Axess under EE402T.

EE-402T Spring 2013 Speaker Lineup

Date
Speaker
Title
Slides
Blog
(English)
Blog
(Japanese)
YouTube Videos
04/02 Dr. Richard Dasher
Director, US-Asia Technology Management Center
Stanford University
2013 Asia Entrepreneurship Update 04/02/2013 Richard Dasher Seminar Slides Asian Entrepreneurial Activity: the 30,000 Foot View Asian Entrepreneurial Activity: the 30,000 Foot View 4/02 Video
04/09 Dr. Edward Rubesch
Faculty Member, Business School at Thammasat University

Don Tran
Chairman & CEO, Global Equipment Services
The Role of SE Asia in the Global Strategies of Asian Startups 04/09/2013 Ed Rubesch Seminar Slides


04/09/2013 Don Tran Seminar Slides
Is Asia a New Hotbed for Entrepreneurs? Is Asia a New Hotbed for Entrepreneurs? 4/09 Video
04/16 Paula Mariwala
Executive Director, Seedfund

Deepak Ravindran
Founder & CEO, innoz

Phanindra Sama
Founder & CEO, redBus
Entrepreneurs and Opportunities in India: the Ecosystem for Startup Growth 04/16/2013 Paula Mariwala Seminar Slides

04/16/2013 Deepak Ravindran Seminar Slides

04/16/2013 Phanindra Sama Seminar Slides
Do Big Problems spell Big Opportunities in India? Do Big Problems spell Big Opportunities in India? 4/16 Video
04/23 Sherman Li
President, Enswers America

Guest Host: David Lee
Co-Founder & Partner, Kstartup
Global Entrepreneurs in Korea 04/23/2013 Sherman Li Seminar Slides Korea and the Global Entrepreneur Korea and the Global Entrepreneur 4/23 Video
04/30 Kevin Fong
Advisor, GSR Ventures
Entrepreneurship in China: Through the Lens of a Venture Capitalist 04/30/2013 Kevin Fong Seminar Slides Inside Advice from a Venture Capitalist in China Inside Advice from a Venture Capitalist in China 4/30 Video
05/07 Lerwen Liu
Managing Director, NanoGlobe Pte Ltd.
Entrepreneurs and Emerging Technology-Intensive Innovation in Asia Slides Not Available

Contact Dr. Lerwen Liu for questions about her presentation.
Is Nanotechnology helping China climb the Manufacturing Ladder? Is Nanotechnology helping China climb the Manufacturing Ladder? 5/07 Video
05/14 Bye Week Bye Week Bye Week Bye Week Bye Week Bye Week
05/21 Dan Mihai Dumitriu
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Midokura

Guest Host: Allen Miner
Chairman & CEO, SunBridge Group
Midokura and the Changing Environment for Entrepreneurship in Japan No Slides This Week Japan’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Lots of Talent, Inverted Financing System Japan’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Lots of Talent, Inverted Financing System 5/21 Video
05/28 Sanjay Kadaveru
Founder & President, Action for India

Radhika Shah
Member, Action for India - Silicon Valley Circle
Action for India: Scaling Social Impact through Technology 05/28/2013 Sanjay Kadaveru Seminar Slides India Paves the Way for Social Entrepreneurship India Paves the Way for Social Entrepreneurship 5/28 Video
06/04 David Brunner, Ph.D.
Founder & CEO, moduleQ

Jim Nguyen
President & COO, Kynded

Yukai Chou
Gamification Expert, YukaiChou.com
What Asia Entrepreneurship Means for Silicon Valley 06/04/2013 David Brunner Seminar Slides

06/04/2013 Jim Nguyen Seminar Slides
What does Asia mean for Silicon Valley in 2013? What does Asia mean for Silicon Valley in 2013? 6/4 Video

E-mail Siejen Yin-Stevenson, Assistant Director, at <siejeny [at] stanford [dot] edu> with questions about the seminar series.

Major Support for this series from ISI Dentsu of America and General Support for this series from The Miner Foundation.