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Silicon Dragon 
NY 2019

757 Third Ave.

* Featuring panel with 5 leading VCs
* Tech Chat with DJI
* Q&A with VC Gary Reischel and author Rebecca Fannin with 
Asia Society's
Isaac Stone Fish 
* Debate with 4 authors of China books
* Cocktail & appetizer reception on the terrace
* Book signing
Tech Titans of China
Tech Titans 
of  China:
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Book Talks

Rotman School
University of Toronto
September 13
VIP Roundtable
& Signed Books: 

MIT Enterprise Forum
Cambridge, MA
NYC Club Talks (private)
Sept. 10, 18, 19, 24

New York
China Institute
September 23
Palo Alto
Stanford University
Oct. 2
Portland, Ore. 
NW China Council
Oct. 7
Washington, DC
Brookings Institution
US-China Business Council
October 10

How To Academy
October 21  

Conduit Club  
October 23

Country club
October 30

AmCham Shanghai
November 5

Blk 71
November 7

Hong Kong
November 12

Represented by 


Silicon Dragon Circle
Tech Titans of China: A Look Into The Future of China's Tech Dominance 
Anchors Kristen Scholar and Tim Stenovec interviewed me at their studio at NYSE about how China is moving away from U.S. technology to dominate the tech world. 
Of course, they asked me about the Huawei security issue. Click here for click: 

See Endorsements by Kai-Fu Lee, Jim McGregor and many other global innovation experts and thought leaders. 

China's race to online  AI gets a lot hotter with IPO of first facial ID startup Face ++. Could Chinese startup SenseTime, the world's highest valued AI unicorn, be next?  Read AI IPOs

A contrasting picture is reflected in recent studies of US-China investment flows. Cross-border foreign direct investment and venture capital fell to $13 billion in the first half of 2019, the lowest level since 2014 as the impact of the trade war resonated. But U.S. investment in China gained slightly to $6.8 billion in the first six months of this year. 

Matrix-backed Chinese e-commerce platform Plum raises $20 million in Series B+. 

IDG Capital has led a $67 million Series C for HiFiBio Therapeutics, which operates in the U.S., France and China, and is developing cancer treatment therapies. The startup raised a $37.5 million Series B in 2018 from investors including Sequoia China and Lyfe Capital, which also participated in the latest round.

China's BAT Clash While A New "B" Arises
China's original tech titans, BaiduAlibaba and Tencent or the BAT, jock ey for leadership in mobile payments, AI and e-commerce while a new "B" (ByteDance) arises to shake up the order. ByteDance may be the first major global tech contender from China with its AI-powered mobile apps for digital entertainment and news. 
See Forbes clip: The New B

Pinduoduo's rise adds $5 billion to CEO's wealth and enriches Tencent, Banyan, Sequoia Capital.
See China billions at Forbes

How to understand China's social commerce star:   Pinduoduo in  Techonomy

A slew of Indian B2B founders are shifting their base to Silicon Valley. Read why, Economic Times

Is Huawei a security threat? 7 Experts Weigh In. 
Read Verge 

rump's trade war is not so easy to win after all, write George Koo in Asia Times. Trump is getting visibly frustrated that China is no longer acting like the patsy he had been expecting. But it's probably not his fault that he thought negotiating with China was going to be a piece of cake.

Tech Titans of China

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