www. Silicon D ragonV       @SiliconDragon        Nov. 11, 2019    

Silicon Dragon 
Awards 2019
Hong Kong

Awards Presentation
China VC and Innovator of the Year

Dealmaker Panel 
"The Splinternet" 
* Impact of US-China Rivalry In  Tech
* Outlook for China 
* VC Funding Trends
*Tech Titans of 
  James Mi,
Lightspeed China
Wei Zhou, China Creation Ventures

Tech Chat
Success Strategies
for China's
Drone maker DJI

David Benowitz,

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Former Uber CEO Adapts a "Copy from China" Business Model with His New US Startup CloudKitchens  

The latest example of the copy from China innovation trend comes from former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and his new startup CloudKitchens, a kitchen sharing concept for restaurants and take-out orders.
This shared kitchen model originated in China, with a Beijing-based startup named Panda Selected. Little doubt that Kalanick saw this idea at work in China. He has China experience and some scars to show from his ventures a few years ago with Uber in China doing battle with Chinese ride-sharing leader Didi and eventually selling to the rival.
These shared food preparation services are part of the sharing economy that has blossomed in China. Sharing has extended from taxi rides to bikes to even shared umbrellas and battery chargers.
Read more at Forbes: Copy from China

Chinese online real estate platform Fangdd Network Group files for a $150 million US IPO and end up raising $78 milion. Funding is from Lightspeed China and CDH. 

DCM China has funded Chinese investment information sharing platform Ucaidao In $15 million round.    

Former 'Google Glass for doctors' startup Augmedx raises $23 million as it eyes expansion. Funding comes from DCM Ventures, Wanxiang Healthcare Investments and McKesson Ventures.   

CleverTap raises $35 million, Series C financing from Sequoia Capital India.   

Amica Financial Technologies raises $24 million from Rocket Internet and institutional investors.  

The Trump administration is heading for a fundamental break with the People's Republic of China. The rupture, if it occurs, will upend almost a half-century of Washington's "engagement" policies. Twin speeches last month by Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo contained confrontational language rarely heard from senior American officials in public.
Read: The Great Confrontation with China, WSJ

Jim McGregor, Kuantai Yeh, Will Chen, Jonathan Qiu, William Bao Bean, Ron Schramm, Byron Ye

Jeffrey Chi, Vickers Venture; Justin Doebele, Forbes Asia

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