Tech & Innovation Ecosystem in SEA


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Tech & Innovation Ecosystem in SEA

Tuesday, Apr 9, 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.

On April 9th, guest speaker Dr. Kid Parchariyanon, CEO and Co-Founder of RISE & Managing Partner of SeaX Ventures, joins us from Thailand at Stanford. Gain insights into the emerging trends, challenges, and opportunities driving innovation across Southeast Asia. Explore the future economy in one of the world’s most vibrant and rapidly evolving regions.

Our seminars are being offered in a hybrid format. 

To attend in-person, please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/entrepreneurship-ecosystem-in-thailand-tickets-858987052397.

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


After our 4:30 PM seminar Dr. Kid is hosting a supplemental program from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM on “Navigating Your Ventures in SEA”. Visit https://asia.stanford.edu/course/entrepreneurship-in-asian-high-tech-industries/2024-entrepreneurship-in-asian-high-tech-industries/navigating-your-ventures-in-sea/ for more info.



  • 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. Kid Parchariyanon

CEO and Co-Founder, RISE & Managing Partner, SeaX Ventures

Dr. Kid Parchariyanon ignites innovation across Southeast Asia. As CEO of RISE, he helps 400+ giants & governments develop solutions that boost both GDP (1%) and sustainability (1% carbon reduction). RISE has birthed 2,000+ startups worth $2 billion.

He also fuels DeepTech breakthroughs as Managing Partner of SeaX Ventures, with unicorn investments like Solana and Band Protocol. Driven by tech’s potential to solve global challenges, Dr. Kid’s expertise spans from MD & Biomedical Informatics to Stanford GSB alumni, Gen.T List Honoree, Tatler Futurist, and Prestige 40 Under 40. He is a force for a better, bolder future. He is also the Managing Partner of SeaX Ventures, a US & SEA based, DeepTech VC fund that invests in exponential startups globally. In just three years, he has two unicorn portfolios: Solana and Band Protocol. SeaX has $80 million in assets under management. Dr. Kid is passionate about leveraging technology to solve the world’s biggest challenges, especially in the fields of DeepTech and sustainability.

Dr. Kid  holds an MS in Biomedical Informatics from Oregon Health and Science University, an MD from Mahidol University, and Stanford GSB Executive Program Alumni. He is also a Gen.T List Honoree, Tatler’s The Futurist, and Prestige’s 40 Under 40.


Seminar Video

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