Tuesday, October 28, 2014

1..5-Dec-2014: HK APAC Innovation Summit 2014- Prof. Sivan Plenary Speaker re: Latest Trends on Venture

To mark the 10th anniversary of InnoAsia — the signature event of Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation — it has been renamed as the APAC Innovation Summit (AIS) with “Shaping the Future” as the theme.

With the support from Hong Kong’s universities, R&D centres and over 70 trade associations, AIS aims to create a landmark forum where leading minds and influencers from Asian Pacific nations can converge to mutually inspire through new thinking models and engage in forward-thinking dialogue on policy implementation and market adaption with uniquely Asian characteristics.



Plenary Speaker: One-on-One Interview with Prof. Yesha Sivan on Latest Trends on Venture Investment
  • Friday, 5-Dec-2014 (Day 5), 09:10
    at Hong Kong Venture Capital and Angel Investment Conference (HKVCAIC), Hall 5FG, HKCEC
The Conference is designed for investors and investment-seeking entrepreneurs/ companies and is led by highly experienced industry practitioners - experts with years of experience in deal-making, structuring, corporate value-creation and exits. Speakers will utilize real cases as a way to illustrate and share insight gained through years of industry practice, providing in-depth technical and practical know how for interested participants.
The Conference provides a great opportunity and platform for companies to raise Angel & VC funding and / or locate business partners. Selected companies will be invited to present their business plans at the Investment Pitching Session among of Conference.

Furthermore, I will give a lecture on the 1st day: 

  • Monday 1-Dec-2014 (Day 1), 14:15-- The “Venture” University: Benefiting for the Next 1000 Years
    at KT for Entrepreneurship
International Knowledge Transfer (KT) Conference brings together university practitioners, industrial partners and entrepreneur start-ups to discuss KT models and best practices; social innovation and entrepreneurship to stimulate innovation and potential opportunities. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear “The Presidents Forum” as Presidents from Hong Kong and Overseas Universities will exchange their views on how to leverage knowledge transfer for institutional advancement.