EE 402T | Entrepreneurship in Asian High Tech Industries Spring 2016

Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries

Tuesdays, 4:30 – 5:50 pm, April 5th – May 31st, 2016


Open to the Public – no RSVP required
Stanford University, Skilling Auditorium – 494 Lomita Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 [Campus Map] [Google Map]
Parking – Parking Structure 2, 285 Panama St., Stanford, CA 94305 or around the Campus Oval on Palm Dr. Parking is free after 4:00 pm at any of the metered parking spaces, or you may park in any “A” space without a permit. [Parking Map PDF]

Instructor: Richard Dasher <rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu>
Course Assistant: Walter Pratt <wpratt [at] stanford [dot] edu>

** Stanford students: Register for EE-402T, one-unit seminar, pass-no credit; open to all majors with no prerequisites (cross listed as ChinGen 402T, JapanGen 402T, KorGen 402T).

Over the course of our 9 week public seminar series, we will explore the most recent trends, patterns, and challenges of entrepreneurship in Asia and their relevance to Silicon Valley and the U.S. Guest speakers include entrepreneurs, investors and mentors, and other experts on the current entrepreneurial ecosystems of major Asia economies.

EE402T Course Syllabus

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E-mail Briana Burrows, Assistant Director, at <briana.burrows [at] stanford [dot] edu> with questions about the seminar series.

EE-402T Spring 2016 Speaker Lineup

03/29 No Class No Class    
04/05 Dr. Richard Dasher
Director, US-Asia Technology Management Center
Asia Entrepreneurship Update 2016 04/05 Dr. Richard Dasher Seminar Slides 04/05 Video
04/12 Hans Tung
Managing Partner, GGV Capital
China Entrepreneurship Update: Trends and Dynamics during the Economic Downturn 04/12 Hans Tung Seminar Slides

04/12 Video
04/19 Dr. Edward Rubesch
Owner of Sequoya Co., Ltd; Professor and Director, IMBA Program, Thammasat University
SE Asia Entrepreneurship Update: Trends and Dynamics in ASEAN 04/19 Dr. Edward Rubesch Seminar Slides 04/19 Video
04/26 David Chang
President & CEO, Conifer Networks

Dr. Yong Suk Lee
SK Center Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

Catharina Min
Partner, Reed Smith
Panel Discussion -- Korea Entrepreneurship Update: Current Trends and Dynamics 04/26 David Chang Seminar Slides

04/26 Dr. Yong Suk Lee Seminar Slides

04/26 Catharina Min Seminar Slides

04/26 Video
05/03 Keiko Koda
CEO, AsMama, Inc.
A Sharing Economy Solution for Childcare in Japan 05/03 Keiko Koda Seminar Slides – Part 1

05/03 Keiko Koda Seminar Slides – Part 2

05/03 Keiko Koda Seminar Slides – Part 3

05/03 Video
05/10 Dinesh Katiyar
Partner, Accel
Entrepreneurship in India: Opportunities for Building Local and Global Business 05/10 Dinesh Katiyar Seminar Slides 05/10 Video
05/17 (Presented in partnership with the Global Filipino Network)

Christina Laskowski
President, Science and Technology Advisory Council Silicon Valley

Sanny Leviste
Special Projects Consultant, Filipino-American Chamber of Commerce of Silicon Valley

Minette Navarrete
President, Kickstart Ventures, Inc.

Chris Peralta
Founder and CEO of Manila Valley and Connect People
Panel Discussion -- Entrepreneurship in the Philippines: 2016 Ecosystem Update 05/17 Minette Navarette Seminar Slides

05/17 Chris Peralta Seminar Slides
05/17 Video

Kickstart Ventures, Inc. Video
05/24 Sanvar Oberoi
Director of Finance & Digital Technology, Bombay Hemp Company

Radhika Shah
Co-President, Stanford Angels and Entrepreneurs
Advisor, Sustainable Development Goals Philanthropy Platform
Panel Discussion -- New Trends in Social Entrepreneurship in India: UN Sustainable Development Goals & The Bombay Hemp Company 05/24 Sanvar Oberoi Seminar Slides - Part 1

05/24 Sanvar Oberoi Seminar Slides - Part 2

05/24 Sanvar Oberoi Seminar Slides - Part 3

05/24 Sanvar Oberoi Seminar Slides - Part 4

05/24 Radhika Shah Seminar Slides
05/24 Video
05/31 Dr. David Brunner
Founder & CEO, ModuleQ

Buck Gee
Board Director, Ascend

Jeonghee Jin
General Manager, U.S. Office, Vingle
Panel Discussion --
What Asia Means for the Next Generation of Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs
05/31 David Brunner Seminar Slides

05/31 Buck Gee Seminar Slides

05/31 Jeonghee Jin Seminar Slides
05/31 Video