Silicon Dragon San Francisco March 25, 2015 Francisco, CA

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Tech Bubble or Tech Momentum? That’s a good question to ask when it comes to China’s Tech — or Silicon Valley’s too! The annual Silicon Dragon event in San Francisco explores this issue as technology innovation enters a third wave — more global, more complex, longer-lasting.  Hear from founders of US tech startup with funding from China’s tech titans, hear from dealmakers looking for the next new thing, and don’t miss a special talk by the founder of red-hot Firechat and its innovative off-the-grid system for cell phones.


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Silicon Dragon San Francisco 



China’s Tech Momentum: How Fast, How Far? 

March 25, 2015, 5-9pm
PCH Innovation Hub
135 Mississippi Street
China’s titans speed up investing in tech startups and push for global expansion
Yong Liu, Venture Partner, WI Harper and Managing Partner, SV Tech
Brad Bao, Managing Director, Kinzon Capital (Fosun Group)
Haohong Wang, General Manager, TCL Corp.
Richard Chan, Managing Partner, Ironfire Capital
Net Jabobsson, General Partner, SparkLabs Global Ventures
Q&As with Founders of Tech Startups with China Corporate Investors (Renren, Qihoo 360, Fosun)
Michael Cagney, Co-founder & CEO, Social Finance
Ryan Allis, CEO, Connect
Toby Rush, CEO & Co-founder, EyeVerify
Micha Benoleil, Co-founder & CEO, Open Garden (Firechat)

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