Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries
Tuesdays, 4:15 – 5:30 pm, April 7th – June 2nd, 2015
Free to the Public
Stanford University, Gates Computer Science Building B01 – 353 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 [Campus Map]
Instructor: Richard Dasher <rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu>
Course Assistant: Walter Pratt <wpratt [at] stanford [dot] edu>
** Available to Stanford students for one-unit credit as EE 402T
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.
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EE-402T Spring 2015 Speaker Lineup
|04/07||Yusuke AsakuraFormer President & CEO, Mixi||Current trends among startup companies in Japan: How they keep momentum||04/07/2015 Yusuke Asakura Seminar Slides||04/07 Video|
|04/14||Jae Myeong LeeMayor of Seongnam City, Republic of Korea||Seongnam city and the Pangyo Techno Valley: The Present and Future Growth of an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem||04/14 Video|
|04/21||Jeff CharPresident & CEO, J-Seed Ventures, Inc. Tim RomeroTokyo-based innovator, podcaster, and entrepreneur, Disrupting Japan||Live from Venture Generation Tokyo: New Innovations and Entrepreneurship in Japan||04/21/2015 Tim Romero Seminar Slides||04/21 Video|
|04/28||Prof. Henri-Claude de BettigniesVisiting Professor of International Business, Stanford GSB Emeritus Professor of Asian Business and The Aviva Chair in Leadership and Responsibility, Emeritus, INSEAD, INSEAD Ms. Jun LiSenior Vice President, BeyondSoftManaging Partner BeyondSoft US Startup Investment||Economic slowdown and corruption crackdown in China: the impact on entrepreneurs||04/28/2015 Prof. Henri-Claude de Bettignies Slides||04/28 Video|
|05/05||Dr. Richard DasherDirector, US-Asia Technology Management Center||2015 Asia Entrepreneurship Update||05/05/2015 Prof. Dasher Seminar Slides||05/05 Video|
|05/12||Cheng ChenCo-founder & BD Director, MR.GLEE Tech. Co.Ding ZhengCo-founder & CEO, Hangzhou Shanggongchang Tech Co, Ltd.Jie ZhangManaging Director, Huadan Angel Investment||Hangzhou, China: New Opportunities in a Rapidly Growing Venture Ecosystem||05/12/2015 Jie Zhang Getui Slides05/12/2015 Jie Zhang Bay West Slides||05/12 Video|
|05/19||Dr. Amit KapoorPresident & CEO, India Council on Competitiveness||Entrepreneurship in India; Its Current and Future Impact on Competitiveness||5/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 15/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 25/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 35/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 45/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 55/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 65/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 75/19/2015 Dr Amit Kapoor Slides - Part 8||05/19 Video|
|05/26||Anis UzzamanGeneral Partner, Fenox Venture Capital||Building bridges for startup companies to multiple markets in Asia||05/26/2015 Anis Uzzaman Slides||05/26 Video|
|06/02||Nick Yang NingFounding Partner, Lebox Capital||Facing Opportunities of the Future, how China evolved into the biggest Entrepreneurial Country in the World||06/02/2015 Nick Yang Slides||06/02 Video|