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EE 402T | Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries Spring 2017

Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries

Tuesdays, 4:30 – 5:50 pm, April 4th through May 2017


Over the course of our 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.

EE-402T Course Syllabus

Instructor: Richard Dasher <rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu>
Course Assistant: Mai Tran <tranmai [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 EALC 402T).


Open to the Public – No RSVP Required

Venue: Stanford University, Skilling Auditorium, 494 Lomita Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]


  • Via Ortega Garage (aka Parking Structure 2), Cross street is Panama and Via Ortega, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Roble Field Garage, Cross street is Via Ortega and Santa Teresa (Entrance is on Via Ortega), Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Please check parking signs carefully to ensure that permitted parking and metered spaces are free after 4:00 pm.


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E-mail Irene Bryant, Interim Assistant Director, at <irene3 [at] stanford [dot] edu> with questions about the seminar series.

EE-402T Spring 2017 Speaker Lineup

04/04 Peng T. Ong
Managing Director
Monk's Hill Ventures
The Emergence of Entrepreneurship Ecosystems Across Southeast Asia: Views of a Venture Capitalist 04/04 Richard Dasher Intro Slides

04/04 Peng T. Ong Seminar Slides Part 1

04/04 Peng T. Ong Seminar Slides Part 2

04/04 Peng T. Ong Seminar Slides Part 3

04/04 Peng T. Ong Seminar Slides Part 4
04/04 Video
04/11 Dr. Richard Dasher
US-Asia Technology Management Center
Asia Entrepreneurship Update 2017: Current Ecosystem Trends 04/11 Richard Dasher Seminar Slides 04/11 Video
04/18 Chris Burry
US Market Access Center
The Increasing Globalization of Asia Startups Outside China 04/18 Chris Burry Seminar Slides 04/18 Video
04/25 Maoi Arroyo
Founder & CEO
Hybridigm Consulting
Relentless: Forcing Impact through the Gauntlet of an Emerging Ecosystem 04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 1

04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 2

04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 3

04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 4

04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 5

04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 6

04/25 Maoi Arroyo Seminar Slides Part 7
04/25 Video
05/02 Ray Hatoyama
Venture Partner
Sozo Ventures
Entrepreneurship in the Boardroom: Changing the World through Innovative Advising and Investing 05/02 Ray Hatoyama Seminar Slides 05/02 Video
05/09 Vish Mishra
Venture Director
Recent Trends in the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in India 05/09 Richard Dasher Intro Slides 05/09 Video
05/23 YoonJin Chang
Co-Founder and Director of Business Development
Entrepreneurship between S. Korea and Silicon Valley: My Story as a [Korean Woman] Entrepreneur 05/23 YoonJin Chang Slides 05/23 Video
05/30 George Chao
SVIEF (Silicon Valley Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum)

Dr. Xiao Wang
Entrepreneurship in China -- Ecosystems beyond Shanghai and Beijing 05/30 George Chao Slides

05/30 Xiao Wang Slides
05/30 Video