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EASTASN 402T | Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries

Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries

Tuesdays, 4:30 – 5:50 pm, April 3 – May 29, 2018

Stanford University | Skilling Auditorium

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.

Instructor: Richard Dasher <rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu>
Course Assistant: Pearl Yip <yipearl [at] stanford [dot] edu>

Syllabus available here

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



EASTASN 402T Spring 2018 Speaker Lineup

Date
Speaker
Title
Slides
Videos
04/03 Prof. Richard Dasher
Director
US-Asia Technology Management Center
Asia Entrepreneurship Update - 2018 04/03 Richard Dasher Slides 04/03 Video
04/10 Robin Li
Vice President
GGV Capital
The Venture Capital Industry and Entrepreneurship in China: Women in a Rapidly Growing Ecosystem 04/10 Robin Li Slides 04/10 Video
04/17 Rick Wan
Co-founder
Zmodo Technology Shenzhen Corp. Ltd
Globalization in Shenzhen: A Perspective on Business Practices in China 04/24 Rick Wan Slides 04/17 Video
04/24 Allen Miner
Founder/General Parter, Sunbridge Partners
Founder/CEO, Sunbridge Corporation
Finally Coming Into their Own: New Trends Among Startup Companies in Japan No slides 04/22 Video
05/01 Bobby Lee
Co-founder, BTCC
Board Member, Bitcoin Foundation
What’s Next for Blockchain in China? 05/01 Bobby Lee Slides Part 1

05/01 Bobby Lee Slides Part 2
05/01 Video
05/08 Dennis Fernandez
Managing Partner
FERNANDEZ & ASSOCIATES, LLP

Madhu Iyer
Advisor to Startups & VCs
Former Chief Data Officer, Go-Jek

Christina Laskowski
President
Science and Technology Advisory Council Silicon Valley
Recent Trends and Outlook for Entrepreneurship in SE Asia 05/08 Dennis Fernandez Slides

05/08 Madhu Iyer Slides
05/08 Video
05/15 Steven Pu
Founder
Taraxa.io
Taraxa.io: A Globalized Blockchain Protocol Startup 05/15 Steven Pu Slides 05/14 Video
05/22 Rikin Gandhi
Co-founder/Executive Director
Digital Green

Radhika Shah
Co-President
Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs
Social Entrepreneurship and Tech Innovation Advancing SDGs in South Asia 05/22 Rikin Gandhi Slides

05/22 Radhika Shah Slides
05/22 Video
05/29 Elisa Chiu
CEO
Anchor Taiwan

Varun Kanotra
Managing Partner
TechGrind Venture Capital

Jung Moon
Co-CEO/Founding Partner
SV 101 Innovation Lab
New Trends Among Asia-focused Accelerators — Incubating at a Distance 05/29 Elisa Chiu Slides

05/29 Varun Kanotra Slides

05/29 Jung Moon Slides
05/22 Video

 

Open to the Public – No RSVP Required

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

Parking:

  • Via Ortega Garage, 498 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 Briana Burrows, Assistant Director, at <briana.burrows [at] stanford [dot] edu> with questions about the seminar series.