Asia Entrepreneurship Update 2024


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Asia Entrepreneurship Update 2024

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2024

04:30 pm - 05:50 pm

Please join us for our 2024 Spring seminar series on “Entrepreneurship in Asian High-Tech Industries.” Each year, this series surveys 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. On Tuesday, April 2nd, US-ATMC Director Dr. Richard Dasher, will kick-off the series with “Asia Entrepreneurship Update 2024,” an overview of current trends and dynamics of major entrepreneurial ecosystems in Asia.

Our seminars are being offered in a hybrid format. 

To attend in-person, please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/asia-entrepreneurship-update-2024-tickets-858967433717.

Zoom registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIsf-GrpjsjG9E0Dn6064S7fgf6zPDLT6So. This will register you for the entire series. You may cancel at anytime.



  • Stanford University, Bishop Auditorium, 518 Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]

Parking options:

  • Memorial Way, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Lasuen St. and Roth Way, Stanford, CA 94305 [Google Map]
  • Please check parking signs carefully to ensure that permitted parking (A or C) and metered spaces are free after 4:00 pm. Paid parking is enforced around The Oval until 6:00 pm.


Dr. Richard Dasher

Director, US-Asia Technology Management Center

Dr. Richard Dasher has directed the US-Asia Technology Management Center since 1994 and is Adjunct Professor of East Asia Languages and Cultures at Stanford University. From 1998 – 2017, he served concurrently as Executive Director of the Center for Integrated Systems (now Stanford System X Alliance) and held Consulting Professor appointments in the Department of Electrical Engineering. In 2004, Dr. Dasher became the first non-Japanese person to join the governance of a Japanese national university, serving on the Board of Directors and then on the Management Council of Tohoku University until 2011. Other service (selected) includes the Program Committee of the World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI) of MEXT since its founding in 2007, and advisory roles with research institutes, accelerators, and nonprofits in Asia, Canada, and the U.S.


Seminar Slides

Slides from the seminar are available in a variety of formats for you to download. Click the links below to open or download the slide files.


Seminar Video

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